Book nerds can behave in a highly unexpected way to achieve one goal – to have more time for reading books. Their life adventures are stunningly pictured in Reading Quirks webcomic. It covers all the strange things people do or are capable of doing when books are on top of their life priorities.
Do you like the drawing style of Reading Quirks as much as we do? Thank Laura Pacheco, a talented cartoonist and illustrator from Spain, who previously worked for Penguin Random House and Editorial Planeta.
A new comic is published every Wednesday on a dedicated Instagram profile of Reading Quirks. The comics are posted by The Wild Detectives and Laura Pacheco in social media – find them on Facebook, Twitter. You can also browse the bookstore’s profile on Medium blogging platform.
For monthly compilations of Reading Quirks, make sure to visit The Wild Detectives website.
If you haven’t seen any of these awesome cartoons before, you should check them out right now. Satisfaction is comparable with reading a 5-star book.
Reading Quirks webcomic – selected cartoons
Reading Quirks No. 2 – He’s obviously apologizing to the book.
Reading Quirks No. 4 – Always look on the bright side of life.
Reading Quirks No. 7 – A Stephen King-themed wedding – It’s not always a good time to talk about books.
Reading Quirks No. 11 – How hard you close a book is directly proportional to how satisfying you found it.
Reading Quirks No. 13 – When you dare not to see a film adaptation without having done your homework.
Reading Quirks No. 14 – Stealing time for reading books here and there can save a few books before death.
Reading Quirks No. 19 – When you love the smell of a new book in the morning.
Reading Quirks No. 23 – Silence can be so romantic sometimes.
Reading Quirks No. 25 – If only time travel was possible.
Reading Quirks No. 27 – Oh, libraries, you sexy containers of human knowledge.
Reading Quirks No. 30 – Reading to a child.
Reading Quirks No. 41 – When packing becomes a question of priorities.
Reading Quirks No. 49 – Reading is sexy.
Reading Quirks No. 54 – Have you hugged a librarian?
All images via The Wild Detectives.
• • •
More to explore:
- 70 most famous insults from Shakespeare’s plays
- Build your own Shakespearean insult using this fun chart
- Kittens and books on beautiful paintings by Timothy A. Matthews
- iPad TabStrap creatively combines hand holder, stand, and Apple Pencil loop
- Popular abbreviations as seen by book geeks
Want even more? Check out all articles in this topic: Geek stuff.
Start the discussion
Tips and tricks
iPad 9.7 (2018) with Apple Pencil support – tech specs, reviews, comparisons, more
Everything you wanted to know about the 2018 9.7-inch iPad aimed at students and education institutions.
Kindle vs. iPad – which device is better for reading?
Both Kindle and iPad are equally helpful for reading ebooks. Everything depends on what, when, and how you want to read.
17 unique gifts and accessories for Edgar Allan Poe fans
The fascinating world of Edgar Allan Poe macabre as seen on gifts, personal accessories, jewelry, home decor, and apparel.
15 cases for Amazon Fire HD 8 (2017) that combine functionality with style
Best cases for Amazon Fire HD 8 tablet released in 2017. Advanced functionality, unique style, affordable price. Folio cases, slim shell covers, felt sleeves, and keyboard cases. Enjoy!
50 most popular images about books, reading, and libraries
A list of images about books, reading, and libraries, that were most frequently shared on Facebook, Pinterest, and other social media networks.
50 best Samsung Galaxy Tab cases and accessories
An updated selection of the best Samsung Galaxy Tab case covers, sleeves, and accessories. Tab A, Tab S3/S2, Tab 4, and more.