The circus arrives in town with a novel act - make the bull elephant kneel down and win $1000.

After watching various people trying everything Jimmy steps up to the elephant and gives it a mighty kick in the balls. The elephant collapses and its owner, cursing Jimmy's foul methods, hands over the cash.

The circus moves on to the next town and Jimmy, recognising a good opportunity, foll...

I have just started to read a horror novel in braille

Something bad is going to happen, i can feel it.

After 3 years I finally finished my first novel.

I enjoyed it so much I might read another one.

Nobody has written a novel about writing a novel.

It's a novel, novel novel idea.

I wanna write a mystery novel

Or do i?

I have actually written one

Or have i?

I am sorry i wont do this again

Or wil i?

A 300 page novel with a 50 page introductory essay written by the author walks into a bar.

The bartender asks, "Why the long preface?"

I’ve read my first Stephen King novel

IT was a Maine event

I was walking past a homeless man when he yelled, "Stephen King is my older brother and he stole the ideas for all his novels from me!"

I replied, "Surely you must be Joe."

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TIL that the novel "A Tale of two cities " by Charles Dickens was first serialised in two black country papers....

The Bister Times and the Worcester Times

In the novel Dracula, the namesake has three wives and hairy palms

Apparently undead bigamists have the same marriage issues as the rest of us.

Congratulations to the #1 best selling fiction novel!

Barely in front of the Bible, the Holy Quran makes it to the top this year!

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My girlfriend's writing an erotic novel about a sociopathic sex addict.

It's called 'Journal.'

What do you call a 3-part novel about Michael Jackson?

A Thriller-gy

I was listening to a Stephen King novel on my wife’s audiobook, and it accidentally broke.

Now I’ll never hear the end of It.

What did John do when the dog ate his crime novel?

He stole the words right out of its mouth

I took a novel around Romania with me but it got tired.

So I gave the Bucharest

Charlotte Bronte wrote a horror novel

Jane Scare.

Emily wrote one about aircraft turbulence:

Wuthering Flights.


(I do apologise for this)

Why can't you own just one Stephen King novel?

Because 'Misery' loves company.

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Have you read the new Oedipus and Midas crossover novel?

The reviews are saying it's pure motherfucking gold.

Brexit was similar to choosing your favorite Jane Austen novel.

Pride and Prejudice defeated Sense and Sensibility.

What is a Mexican's favorite novel?

Tequila Mockingbird

I'm reading a crime novel about a dwarf psychic on the run from the police

It's called: Small Medium at Large

I'm writing an erotic novel featuring tea and pastries.

I'm calling it "Romancing the Scone."

What is the most popular novel in Mexico?

Tequila mocking bird

I read a suspense novel about suicide.

The ending really left me hanging.

What's a Mexican's favourite novel?

Tequila Mockingbird.


(I'm sure this joke has been made before, but I thought it up this morning.)

I want to write a mystery novel.

Or Do I ?

I spent a year writing a romance novel where two blood cells meet and fall in love. It never got published.

It was all in vein.

What did the erotic novel author get from his editor?

Sticky notes.

What did he get from his publisher?

A hard copy.

What do you get when you cross hard alcohol with a classic American novel?

Tequil-a Mockinbird

I wanted to share my novel based on the phone book over twitter

But it's got more than 140 characters

A philosophy professor walks in to give his class their final. Placing his chair on his desk the professor instructs the class, "Using every applicable thing you've learned in this course, prove to me that this chair DOES NOT EXIST."

So, pencils are writing and erasers are erasing, students are preparing to embark on novels proving that this chair doesn't exist, except for one student. He spends thirty seconds writing his answer, then turns his final in to the astonishment of his peers.

Time goes by, and the day comes whe...

When people ask me what my favorite Stephen King novel is...

I've said it before and I'll say it again

How many monkeys does it take to write a Shakespeare novel by accident?

As many as it takes /r/jokes submitters to write an original joke. (by accident)^^^♻

I was gunna write the great American nursing home romance novel...

....but the title "50 Shades of Grey" was already taken.

I was going to write a novel about an overcrowded cemetery.

But there was no plot

What do you call someone who can't stop reading Nancy Drew novels?

A heroine addict.

I wanted to reserve a copy of a new novel coming out

But they were all booked

Why hasn't Donald Trump ever finished a novel?

Because he always gets stuck in Chapter 11.

Did you hear The Fonz wrote an erotic novel?

It's called 50 Shades of Eyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyyy

Did you read the novel about the US drug epidemic?

The heroin gets abused.

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The Stone-Age of Enlightenment

The year; 66 Million B.C.

September 23rd. Just after lunch, central standard time.


Three Neanderthals- Ogg, Grunk, and Louie were hunting mammoths and discussing the new sport that was taking the caves by storm. Ogg was filling the other two in on the details of the game, as they d...

I'm writing a swiss novel

But there's a lot of plot holes.

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I want to write a sexually charged novel with an FBI twist.

*Fifty Raids A Day*

What do you call Kim Jong-un reading a Stephen King novel?

Fearless Reader

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What genre consists of erotic novels?

Cliterature

What do you get when you cross a talented basketball player, and an untrustworthy royal vizier?

Kareem Abdul-Jafar; although these days I hear he's a magical genie who dabbles in writing Sherlock Holmes novels.

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My friend who was sick of my jokes says

"How about you stop sitting on your ass all day coming up with terrible puns, and start writing a book or something!"

Me: "Now that.... is a novel idea!!!!"

I tried to publish my collection of short stories.

But the publisher said it wasn't exactly a novel idea.

High Noon

An old west dime novel writer is out looking for a good story when he wanders into a saloon. He sees a group of rough rider lookin' scoundrels playing poker and he musters up enough courage to sit down with 'em (thinkin' he might get a story out if he was lucky). "Mind if I play?"

The others ...

A man has the opportunity to win a million dollars if he can cross lake Superior in a 16 foot sailboat...

The people sponsoring the challenge give the man two choices of what he can bring on the boat to assist him. He can either bring a large box of novels or two criminals. However, the people running the competition get to choose what the books are and who the criminals are.

The man realizes the...

My wife just told me, “I’m sick of your word play jokes. Why don’t you write a book instead?”

Me: That’s .....a novel idea.

The most terrifying horror story... ever

Nester absolutely loves horror stories. From ghost and apparitions, to science-fiction, he enjoys reading all of them. One day while he visits a newly-opened bookstore, he got a glimpse on a rather unusual-looking book. A thin, hard-covered novel with no title.

As he examined the book, the o...

What do you call a comic drawn with only a pencil?

A graphite novel

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A man goes to the circus

A young man named John was a huge fan of the circus all the way through childhood, he had a huge affection for the acrobatics, showmanship and the hilarious clowns.

Finally, one day, a circus came to his tiny village and he saved all his money to make the trip.

He had a great time, the...

Tom Clancy and Tom Cruise got in a fight.

One of then put up a novel fight and the other came up short.

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A man goes on a date with a patent examiner.

Things are going well, so they go back to his place, and end up having sex.

Afterwards, the man asks his date, "So, do you want to do this again tomorrow?"

His date replies: "I will report that your technique, while novel, is obvious to one skilled in the art. Also I found some of you...

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I tried reading Einstein's original paper on special relativity.

Night after night for 6 months I tried to understand it. I tried everything. I looked through previous publications to understand the knowledge at the time. I tried to work through some problems and I thought about the theories in novel ways to try to get an intuitive grasp or even any at all. It pr...

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A priest said that masturbation is the devils typewriter

Guess im writing a novel tonight

Running to the Bathroom

A novel by Willie Makit.

Illustrated by Betty Wont.

What was old is new

A man living in ancient Egypt had a great idea for a business: he would pay couriers to deliver messages professionally inscribed on stone slabs to people all over the kingdom. For a small fee, people could have an important message written down and sent anywhere on the Nile. It swiftly took off a...

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A New York writer is tired of all the people and noise of the big city

He believes that a quiet place will help him focus so that he can finish his novel. The man moves to an island in Northern Europe with pasture as far as the eye can see and no other houses for miles. After a year of writing he starts to feel lonely. Then, he hears a booming knock on his door. When h...

Three men are standing at the pearly gates...

St. Peter tells them, "As you all know God has a sense of humor and his latest idea is to put the Kingdom of Heaven several hundred miles from the Pearly Gates."
"How is that supposed to be funny?" one guy asks.
"Well, God had the novel idea of allowing those admitted into Heaven a vehicle to...

I’ve decided to take my life in a new direction - silent film.

I’m going to start with easy stuff - probably adaptations of Steven King novels. The first one is going to be titled “Shhh, It”.

A chicken goes into the library.

A chicken goes into the library, walks up to the librarian, and says, "Book."

The librarian says, "You want a book?"
"Book"
"Any book?"
"Book"

So the librarian gives the chicken a novel and off it goes. An hour later, the chicken come back and says, "Book-book."

The lib...

A retired astronaut and dabbling writer gets a call from NASA

NASA asks the astronaut to help with the international space station, as he is the only one who knows how to fix the system that needs repairs. The man, a fan of old fashioned writing, requires NASA to let him bring his typewriter on the mission as his one condition to come out of retirement.
...

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What do you call a sea Captain's hilarious fictional book about bellybuttons?

*A novel naval navel novel.*

Edit: I'm so sorry. I had to exorcise this shitty joke out of my head before it drove me insane.

What do you call a book about a shirt?

Novel-tee

A fireman decides he needs to spice up his marriage...

...so he tells his wife that he has an idea. He tells her that when he gets home he will announce a 'one alarm.' He will say 'one alarm, one alarm' and they will kiss passionately. Then the firefighter tells her that he will say 'two alarm, two alarm' and they wil take off all of their clothes on th...

A novellist walks into a publisher's

A man walks into a publisher's with the first novel he's ever written, knowing the publisher is keen. "Right!", he says to the publisher comfortably. "I want three things; I want to make lots of money, I want it translated into 15 languages, and I want it to be republished for the rest of time!"
...

Being killed by a paper-cut would be...

Quite a novel way to die.

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Did somebody say limerick? (NSFW)

There once was a man from Bombay

Who fashioned a cunt out of clay

But the heat of his prick

Turned it into a brick

And it chafed all his foreskin away.

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(Can't take credit for that - I read it in a John Irving novel. *The Cide...

An Englishman, a Scotsman and an Irish man are on a plane that is about to crash...

And the pilot comes over the intercom saying if they want any chance of living they better chuck as much excess weight off the plane to help with the emergency landing.

The English man picks up his prize collection of rare novels and with a heavy heart chucks it out the plane.

The Sco...

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A small boy breaks the glass..

Moscow. Winter. Snowy. A small boy is playing football on the snow. Suddenly - the sound of broken glass. Severe Russian janitor runs out with a broom and starts chasing the boy.

The boy is running and thinking “Why? Why all this? Why the image of a street-boy, why football, why all these stu...

I was going to write a book about my knowledge of tea..

But i decided against it since it would only be a Novel Tea.

My friend asked if I could help him write a bedtime story for his kids.

I thought "what a novel idea".

I lied to my wife about what I was doing.

I told her I was laminating copies of my newest novel. But that was only a cover for my story.

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Charles Dickens had writer's block…

He had a contract due for a new novel, but he hadn't even thought of a title yet. He went into the local pub and asked the barman for a Martini.

"Olive, or twist?"

A man came home from work

A man came home from work and found his 3 children outside, still in their pajamas, playing in the mud, with empty food boxes and wrappers strewn around garden,

The door of his wife's car was open, as was the front door to the house and no sign of the dog, walking in the door, he found ...an...

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