The oddest writing title of the year

Every year, The Bookseller gives an award for the oddest book title. They’ve just announced the shortlist and there are some real corkers. (We’d vote for God’s Doodle: The Life and Times of the Penis. Because we secretly love smut.)

While we were chuckling over that, we realised we’ve spotted a few odd titles ourselves over the years in books all about writing. Like these:

Write Good or Die – edited by Scott Nicholson

Then We Set His Hair on Fire – by Phil Dusenberry

Hey, Whipple, Squeeze This – by Luke Sullivan

“Shut Up!” He Explained – by William Noble

Come across any odd book titles in your field? Let us know in the comments. Or tweet us with the hashtag #oddwritingtitles.


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on Mar 01, 2013

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