This site uses cookies to improve your experience and to provide services and advertising. By continuing to browse, you agree to the use of cookies described in our Cookies Policy. You may change your settings at any time but this may impact on the functionality of the site. To learn more see our Cookies Policy.
OK
Dublin: 2 °C Wednesday 13 November, 2019
Advertisement

The Ladybird books have just got a whole lot more adult

‘The Ladybird Book of the hangover’ is now real.

ladybird1 Source: Amazon

WE ALL REMEMBER ‘The Ladybird Book of…’ series for children, guiding us through everything from spelling to animals.

Now they have released a load of them just for adults – and the titles alone are gas.

They range from ‘The Ladybird Book of the hangover’ to ‘The Ladybird Book of the hipster’. The synopsis for the hangover guide reads:

This delightful book is the latest in the series of Ladybird books which have been specially planned to help grown-ups with the world about them.

Just what we need.

ladybird4 Source: Amazon

As the Indpendent reports, the series is full of dark humour – and aimed at adults getting on with their regular lives.

Like this book of the mid-life crisis:

ladybird3 Source: Amazon

There has been parody Ladybird books created in the past, like these

Now the more adult series is a real thing. The other books in the series are:

  • The Ladybird Book of Mindfulness
  • The Ladybird Book of Dating
  • The Ladybird Book of Sheds
  • How it Works: The Husband
  • How it Works: The Wife

Well played.

More This dog wouldn’t stop barking at people, so his owner came up with a genius plan>

More There was a mass topless photo shoot on Dublin’s Harcourt Street yesterday>

  • Share on Facebook
  • Email this article
  •  

About the author:

David Elkin

Read next:

COMMENTS