Buzzfeed book titles – how many can you guess?

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My good friend Verity (pictured) had way too much fun making up click bait titles for famous books, so here they are. Which books are these? And would you read them?

The Annoying Book Title’s Daughter: the three questions those repetitive titles force you to ask

Book Thoughts, Writing, Writing Thoughts

I’m sure these days every third book or so follows this simple formula for a title.

Honestly. The Taxidermist’s Daughter. The Time-Traveller’s Wife. The Pirate’s Daughter. The Firework Maker’s Daughter. The Photographer’s Wife. The Gravedigger’s Daughter. The Alchemist’s Daughter.

I find it extremely annoying… and yet still these titles draw me in. I think they work because they make you immediately ask these three questions: