Not every book begins with an author sitting at their desk, scribbling madly onto paper, or tapping furiously on their keyboard. Some successful books began in much more interesting ways.
There’s the classic one which was the result of a bet. There’s another one that took a well known impossibility and turned it into a possibility. And at least one which will have you questioning the author’s alcohol intake before beginning it.
All five of the books in this article have two important things in common. They are successful. And they’re different. Really different.
Go to: http://www.cracked.com/blog/5-dumb-writing-gimmicks-that-became-classic-books/
and find out for yourself.
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