97 Best Usernames for Book Lovers (+ How to Create Your Own)

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Someone once likened reading a good book to travel without leaving your comfy, overstuffed reading chair.

Most people love books in one form or the other, be it a traditional hardcover, paperback, or electronic version.

If none of our book-related usernames transport you like your favorite novel, see our tips for creating your own book-related username below the list.

  1. GiltEdges
  2. FirstEdition
  3. BibliographicalOne
  4. bookbrained
  5. Bibliomaniac
  6. jaggeddustjacket
  7. typicalsynopsis
  8. whatsheread
  9. travel.in.pages
  10. stacked
  11. Embossed
  12. notafacsimile
  13. cozycoffeereader
  14. otherworldlyreads
  15. mycrackedspines
  16. bookedandbusy
  17. truthintext
  18. Typographic
  19. dreamsonpaper
  20. questsbetweencovers
  21. yourpaperbackpal
  22. OffsetImage
  23. (yourname)readsnrambles
  24. tea.and.tomes
  25. ISBN13
  26. NeedsRebinding
  27. tHebeEtquEen:
    reference to The Beet Queen by Louise Erdrich
  28. abibliophobia:
    reference to the fear of running out of books to read
  29. underthesunintuscany:
    reference to Under the Tuscan Sun by Frances Mayes
  30. dogearedpages
  31. CozyCrimePI:
    reference to the cozy mystery genre
  32. Blindstamped
  33. bibliobibuli:
    meaning people who read too much
  34. typesettingeffects
  35. anheirloomedition
  36. aVerYhunGryCaterPilLar:
    reference to The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle
  37. aDystoPiancLasSic
  38. OutOfPrint
  39. bibliomania
  40. bookishbrain
  41. literaryaura
  42. boundbybooks
  43. advancereadercopy
  44. (yourname)isreading
  45. thatoldbooksmell
  46. classicbookworm
  47. BeveledBinding
  48. FifthAvenueLion:
    reference to the New York Public Library’s lion statues and The Lions of Fifth Avenue by Fiona Davis
  49. wordworshipper
  50. TolstoyTsar:
    reference to Leo Tolstoy, author of Anna Karenina and War and Peace
  51. asteinbeckclassic:
    reference to John Steinbeck, author of The Grapes of Wrath
  52. thelostbookmark
  53. lostinthestrand:
    reference to the iconic Strand bookstore in New York City
  54. RowlingReport:
    reference to J.K. Rowling, author of the Harry Potter series
  55. foreverbooked
  56. HawkingHumanities:
    reference to Stephen Hawking, author of A Brief History of Time
  57. acuratedcollection
  58. forreference
  59. iNtHeaRcHives
  60. ItsAutobiographical
  61. amongthestacks:
    reference to library shelves
  62. thefictionfreak
  63. cuddlebugbooks
  64. NonfictionNation
  65. TwainsFinn:
    reference to Mark Twain’s Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
  66. historicallycorrect
  67. AlwaysAusten:
    reference to Jane Austen, author of Pride and Prejudice
  68. shecollectsclassics
  69. Orwell1984:
    reference to George Orwell’s classic dystopian novel 1984
  70. mydiverseshelf
  71. F_Scott_theGreat:
    reference to F. Scott Fitzgerald, author of The Great Gatsby
  72. TolkiensRings:
    reference to J.R.R. Tolkien’s Lord of the Rings series
  73. thedecklededge
  74. DickenstheGreat:
    reference to Charles Dickens, author of Great Expectations
  75. letmetakeashelfie
  76. HemingwayatSea:
    reference to Ernest Hemingway
  77. LondontoCanterbury:
    reference to The Canterbury Tales by Geoffrey Chaucer
  78. epistolarydreams:
    meaning a novel written in the form of letters
  79. PoesCollectedTales:
    reference to Edgar Allan Poe
  80. KafkasCastle:
    reference to Franz Kafka
  81. finepressedition
  82. lostinwesteros:
    reference to the Game of Thrones series
  83. tHeiNviSiblEmaN:
    reference to the book by Ralph Ellison
  84. aliterarylegend
  85. FaulknersFolk:
    reference to William Faulkner
  86. perksofbeing[your name]:
    inspired by The Perks of Being a Wallflower, with your first name or nickname added
  87. KeseysCookoosNest:
    reference to Ken Kesey’s One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest
  88. rainbowspines
  89. WintersTale01:
    reference to the novel by Mark Helprin
  90. readforyourlife:
    a play on the phrase “run for your life”
  91. SnowboundatOverlook:
    reference to The Shining by Stephen King
  92. the_write_stuff
  93. aKerouacClassic:
    reference to Jack Kerouac
  94. thelonesomedove:
    reference to the novel by Larry McMurtry
  95. WizardofHogwarts:
    reference to the Harry Potter series
  96. eponymouseyre:
    reference to Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte
  97. InMilnesWorld:
    reference to A. A. Milne

How to Create a Great Book-Related Username

You may want your book-related username to reflect something about you and/or perhaps your favorite types of books.

Keep the following tips in mind (which we used when creating our list):

  • Consider your favorite genre. Your favorite genre of books may offer some descriptive words, tropes, or ideas that you could form into an ingenious book-related username!
  • Think of your favorite book titles and authors. Book-related username inspiration may be as close as some of your favorite book titles or even the names of your favorite authors. Experiment with combining several words and/or names until you find what you are looking for.
  • Brainstorm words that describe books. Make a list of words that describe books. Words related to book publishing, bookstores, libraries, or anything else related to books may lead you to your perfect book-related username.
  • Use a fictitious place from your favorite book. Many readers find themselves wishing they could attend Hogwarts or live in The Shire. If you have a favorite fictitious place, you can use it as inspiration for your username. If the place name itself is already in use as a username, add your name or a number to it.