Hey book lovers! Are you on TikTok yet? If yes, there is a whole world of bookish content that's taking the app by storm. BookTok has become the go-to destination for book enthusiasts looking to connect with others who share their love of literature (over 94 Billion views of Bookish Content). And with so many talented book influencers out there, there's never been a better time to dive in and discover new titles, authors, and genres.
In this article, we're highlighting the top 9 BookTokers you should be following right now. From reviews and recommendations to book hauls and challenges, these TikTokers are sure to provide you with endless reading inspiration. So, without further ado, let's get started!
1 - books.with.lee (@books.with.lee) - With nearly 1 million likes, books.with.lee is one of the biggest book influencers on TikTok. She's known for her charming personality and her ability to bring books to life through her creative and engaging content. Currently she is reading books across Asia! From book hauls to discussion videos, books.with.lee has something for every book lover.
2 - Alex Aster (@alex.aster) - With over 1 million followers, Alex Aster is another TikTok powerhouse in the book world. She's an author of the New York Times Bestselling book, “LightLark” and used BookTok to get her book published and adapted for a big screen release. Her book release caused hysteria on BookTok and it made her a polarizing person to watch.
3 - TheBoozyBookWorm (@theBoozyBookWorm) - With a unique approach to book reviews, theBoozyBookWorm combines her love of books with her love of alcohol. Whether she's sipping on wine or sipping on tea, she's got plenty of book recommendations and hilarious commentary to share. She is also the host of our BookishlyLit Podcast!
4 - kierralewis75 (@kierralewis75) - Kierra is a rising star in the book world on TikTok. Her book recommendations are always on point, and her engaging content is sure to keep you entertained! She is the epitome of Bookish Comedy! She also as a great book club on Facebook!
5 - @ABBYS_LIBRARY3 - With over 100,000 followers, Abby is a book lover's dream come true. She has great TikTok Videos that display her lifestyle and love of books.
6 - @EARLGREYPLS - Aubrei is a must-follow for anyone who loves books and bookish news. Her TikToks are always informative! She does a Weekly Reading Update that is always a joy! Lastly, she has great Black BookTok videos as well!
7 - literaryalexandra (@literaryalexandra) - If you are a heavy Romance reader, you have found your booktok queen in Alexandra. @literaryalexandra is a book lover's best friend. She's got a great sense of humor, and her book reviews are always thoughtful and insightful. Whether you're looking for a good laugh or a serious discussion, literaryalexandra has got you covered!
8 - booktokbenny (@booktokbenny) - Yes there are great Booktokers that are men as well. With over 50,000 followers, booktokbenny is a great follow! His book videos are hilarious.
10 - Last but not least, don't forget to follow our podcast’s TikTok @bookishlylitpodcast for even more book recommendations and bookish shenanigans!
Each of these BookTokers has their own unique approach to bookish content, so be sure to check them all out and find the ones that resonate with you the most. Whether you're a fan of classic literature, YA novels, African American Literature, or nonfiction, these bookish influencers are great follows. They'll introduce you to new books, share their opinions on the latest releases, and even challenge you to read more and step outside of your comfort zone.
So, how do you find these BookTokers? It's easy! Just search for book-related hashtags on TikTok, such as #booktok, #bookstagram, or #booklover. You can also explore the "For You" page and see who the app suggests based on your viewing history. Trust us, once you start following these book influencers, you won't be able to stop.
In addition to providing you with endless reading inspiration, these BookTokers are also making money from their love of books. From sponsorships and collaborations with publishers to selling merchandise, there are many ways for TikTokers to make money from the value that they create!
So, what are you waiting for? Head over to TikTok and start following these top 10 BookTokers. And remember, reading is always more fun when you have a community of book lovers to share it with. Happy reading!