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Some literary fun to get your Friday off to a smooth and cheerful start. You don’t have to be a literary nerd to find these images sweetly comical! All five images are featured in Buzzfeed’s “The 26 Most Hilarious And Shocking Moments In Literary History,” compiled by Justin Carissimo.

Here are my favorites, but feel free to continue on to the full post to see more funny literary moments.

“That time Stephen King’s bra strap was showing.”

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“This teacher’s spellacious watermark.” PS: Sorry, only Lord of the Rings fans will get this one. 

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“These tantalizing bottles of literary booze.”

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“This strikingly badass tattoo of Hemingway.”

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“This book cover actually coming to life.”

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I hold a doctorate in English from Duke University and recently joined the Marquette University English faculty as an Assistant Professor. I love teaching African fiction and contemporary British novels. Brittle Paper is the virtual space/station where I play and experiment with ideas on how to reinvent African fiction and literary culture.

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I hold a doctorate in English from Duke University and recently joined the Marquette University English faculty as an Assistant Professor. I love teaching African fiction and contemporary British novels. Brittle Paper is the virtual space/station where I play and experiment with ideas on how to reinvent African fiction and literary culture.

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