LOL IRL: 9 Hilarious Books to Lift Your Mood Right Now

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Did you know there’s such a thing as bibliotherapy? That’s right, there are professional bibliotherapists whose sole job it is to “prescribe” books for their clients in order to treat them holistically. The practice can be applied broadly to anyone from prison inmates to elderly people suffering from dementia, and it relies on reading to treat everything from loneliness and depression to existential crises.

No wonder they say reading is good for the soul. Personally, we’ve found books that exercise the funny bone have a direct correlation on our moods. If you want an instant pick-me-up that costs way less than an actual therapy session, check out our list of nine laugh-out-loud books in the gallery below.

'Why Not Me?' by Mindy Kaling
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