Lovely infographic I found via ebookfriendly. What are some of your favorite first lines? Comment them below.

These are some of my favorite ones:

“I’ve been locked up for 264 days.”
Shatter Me by Tahereh Mafi

“How does one describe Artemis Fowl? Various psychiatrists have tried and failed.”
Artemis Fowl by Eoin Colfer

“You are about to begin reading Italo Calvino’s new novel, If on a winter’s night a traveler.” —Italo Calvino, If on a winter’s night a traveler

“It was the day my grandmother exploded.” —Iain M. Banks, The Crow Road