TikTok is quite the rage these days. Everybody has an account and is busy making videos on the app. Especially in times like these when everybody is stuck at home TikTok seems like a good option to pass time. It seems to have everything, from dance routines to life hacks to comedy and drama. Books and literature is no exception. Here are five bookish TikTok users you should check out the next time you find yourself scrolling through the app!
From the publishing giant, Penguin Random House, @penguin_teen brings all of your favorite book and publisher memes to life. They have a variety of videos all centered around books and publishing and even have guest star appearances. If you want to see the humorous side of working in publishing with IRL book memes peppered in, then check out @penguin_teen!
@Berrybookpages is all of our favorite book memes but in real life! Her bio, which reads “CEO of falling in love with emotionally unavailable book characters,” perfectly sums up the essence of her TikTok account. She frequently acts out what it’s like to love the villain of a story or what it’s like to have to wait a year for the next book in a series. All her videos are very relatable.
If you’ve ever wondered what the bookbinding process looks like, then check out @bearcub79’s account. Throughout his rugged style videos are the most mesmerizing bookbinding demonstrations. Bearcub79 shows his viewers everything from different bookbinding methods to book restoration projects. If you’ve ever wanted a closer look at the bookbinding process, then be sure to check out his account.
Her bio reading “books, coffee, cats, and crafts,” perfectly sums up her account. From a real librarian, 24hourlibrary posts helpful book recommendations based on all your favorite reads, as well as concise book reviews and updates on what she is currently reading. If you find yourself stuck in a reading rut, check out her TikTok account for some great recommendations!
@epic_reads’ account perfectly captures all the ups and downs book lovers go through. From lending your book to a careless friend to receiving a new book delivery right before the COVID-19 quarantine, epic_reads has tons of hilarious and relatable content. They are always on top of the latest TikTok trends, all with a bookish spin on it.