Funny Rap Video About Reading Books

In What's the Buzz by Hannah Johnson

By Hannah Johnson

It may be hard to believe, but a video about reading books has made YouTube’s top ten most watched videos for today. Julian Smith’s rap video tells the story of a young man who just wants to read a book without being interrupted. “Don’t you ever interrupt me while I’m reading a book,” he says. Watch it here:


While browsing a bit on YouTube for more hilarious, book-related YouTube sensations, I also found this video about a kid who isn’t too happy about getting books for Christmas:


And who can forget the soon-to-be classic, all-time favorite book-related video of librarians singing their own adaptation of “Poker Face” by Lady Gaga (C-c-c-catalogue):



About the Author

Hannah Johnson

Hannah Johnson is the Publisher of Publishing Perspectives. Before joining PP in 2009, she worked as Project Manager at the German Book Office New York. Find her on Twitter @hannahsjohnson.