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B.J. Novak’s New Picture-Free Book Will Make Your Kids Laugh – And Love Words!

05/30/2014 at 11:00 AM ET

B.J. Novak The Book with No Pictures Book Cover Courtesy B.J. Novak

B.J. Novak knows how to make grownups laugh, but now he wants to help parents make their kids giggle too.

“I would always read books to my friends’ kids when I would visit them and it struck me how much power the kid has over the reader. They basically just hand you a script and you have to read every word. I thought there must be something funny in that,” Novak explains to PEOPLE.

“So I thought it would be funny if kids saw [a] book as playing a prank on the reader and has them saying all these ridiculous and funny things.”

The result of the actor’s idea is his new children’s tome, The Book With No Pictures, which is already a big hit with his young fans.
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