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This Hilarious Critique Of A Children's Book By An Adult Is The Funniest Thing You'll See All Month

by Elana

When you're a little kid the books your parents read to you seem so amazing. They often leave a lasting impression of literary perfection. That is until you become a parent yourself and have to read children's books to your own kids 500x a day. Suddenly rhyming gets old really fast, not to mention incredibly annoying. That's not even the worst part about children's books. Have you taken a good look at the illustrations? Can you believe people get paid to do this? Big bucks sometimes, too. Look, I'm just saying what we're all thinking. Just like Kaitlin, a young library associate who created a thread on Imgur that is taking the Internet by storm called ‘Kaitlin Critiques A Children’s Book,’ where Imgur user Kaitlin has posted each page of the children’s book A Hungry Lion or A Dwindling Assortment of Animals, with some of the most hilarious commentaries we've ever seen.

At 26 years-old, Kaitlin has said she's reviewed some 20 odd books but A Hungry Lion was the first she shared to Imgur and if we're all lucky, it won't be the last. 

1. Kaitlin Critiques A Children's Book

“I was extremely bored so I opened up one of the children’s books that had been checked in and just started reading it. It was a book about skiing squirrels and I thought it was hilarious so I started snapchatting my reactions to it.”
1. Kaitlin Critiques A Children's Book
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2. In the beginning

Originally, Kaitlin simply shared her reviews with her friends and family on Snapchat.
2. In the beginning
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3. Eventually!

However, her sister encouraged her to post them on Facebook because they were just too funny.
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4. What did she expect?

“I was surprised that people actually thought I was funny and wanted more. My friends asked me to do more and gave requests. I was pretty floored by the response on Imgur,” she said.
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5. Wild about books

The Chicago-based woman loves doing this, saying, "anything can happen in a children’s book and that child will accept it regardless of how off the wall it is.”
5. Wild about books
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6. Epic

We have to agree, Kaitlin really puts into words the hilarity that is children's literature.
6. Epic
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7. She's got it covered.

From pointing out plot holes to critiquing the imagery, Kaitlin covers all the bases necessary for a proper book review.
7. She's got it covered.
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8. With grace and humor.

She will make you laugh every step of the way, too.
8. With grace and humor.
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9. We can't get enough!

Every "snap" is another gift to us all.
9. We can't get enough!
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10. Even better...

Kaitlin doesn't just stop at a book review, she tosses in some life lessons for the viewers as well!
10. Even better...
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11. Like this one:

How to make friends. Not like this.
11. Like this one:
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12. Definitely.

Important friend-making information courtesy of Kaitlin Critiques A Children's Book.
12. Definitely.
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13. Also, if you've never read the books she's reviewing...

She makes these basic, children's tales entertaining for all ages.
13. Also, if you've never read the books she's reviewing...
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14. And there are surprises around every turn.

Kaitlin really knows how to entertain the crowd.
14. And there are surprises around every turn.
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15. And she never lets up!

On the humor, that is.
15. And she never lets up!
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16. Andif anything rings true...

She actually makes us all want to read more children's books.
16. Andif anything rings true...
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17. Why, you ask?

I mean, are you reading the same thing I am? This book is epic.
17. Why, you ask?
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18. A twist!

We would never imagine that a children's book could have so many twists if it wasn't for Kaitlin's hilarity.
18. A twist!
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19. Seriously, we can't get enough.

I'm sure by now you also want to see the other 20 reviews she's done.
19. Seriously, we can't get enough.
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20. I'm not the only one.

A lot of people are begging for more!
20. I'm not the only one.
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Here are some examples of Kaitlin's screaming fans!

Their commentary really gives you a good idea of just how popular her idea is only going to keep becoming.
Here are some examples of Kaitlin's screaming fans!
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