The rise of book readers on tiktok has taken over the app. Hashtag #BOOKTOK has over 34.6 BILLION views. It is videos of people about reading, reviewing and recommending books. Readers and even book Authors have said that the popularity of reading books has increased because of tiktok. Even bookstores like Kinokuniya has its own section of just books you probably have seen recommended on #BOOKTOK.
Here are some of the most popular books featured on #BOOKTOK:
(Description of the books below are the synopsis of the books.)
The Song of Achilles
A story about a Prince who has been exiled to live in another palace in which he has become a nobody. The Prince fell in love with the host's son. A demigod and probably the most beautiful, strongest and the most skilled creature the Prince has ever met.
It Ends with Us
It Ends with Us is a young adult story that talks about the devastation of domestic violence. The story follows a couple. A Woman who owns a flower shop and a Man who is a surgeon who never wants to get married or have children.
The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo
The story follows a fictional Old Hollywood Superstar, Evelyn Hugo, who at the age of 79, has decided to do a final interview. Here her story unfolds.
A Little Life
A Little Life is probably one of the most talked about books on BOOKTOK. It is a 800 page book that follows a story of 4 friends, their struggle as an adult, health issues, sexuality and mysterious past. Which all unfolds in the city of New York.
My Year of Relaxation
A soon to be adopted film My Year of Relaxation follows a story about an unmanned protagonist as she attempts to use her prescription medication to sleep for an entire year.
Which books have you read? or which one are you willing to check out! Let us know!