This beautiful new infographic from Scribendi features 34 opening lines from some wonderful books. It includes treasures such as Alice in Wonderland, Peter and Wendy, and Pride and Prejudice.
Here are some of the great lines they’ve chosen to include:
In the beginning the Universe was created.
This has made a lot of people very angry and been widely regarded as a bad move.Douglas Adams, The Restaurant at the End of the Universe
Infographic: Compelling First Lines of Famous Books
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