Statistics for Books by First Sentence

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Book TitleFirst Sentence% Correct
1984"It was a bright cold day in April, and the clocks were striking thirteen."
Anna Karenina“All happy families are alike; each unhappy family is unhappy in its own way.”
Fahrenheit 451"It was a pleasure to burn."
Lord of the Flies“The boy with fair hair lowered himself down the last few feet of rock and began to pick his way toward the lagoon.”
Grapes of Wrath“To the red country and part of the gray country of Oklahoma, the last rains came gently, and they did not cut the scarred earth.”
Of Mice and Men“A few miles south of Soledad, the Salinas River drops in close to the hillside bank and runs deep and green."
A Wrinkle in Time"It was a dark and stormy night."
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy"The house stood on a slight rise just on the edge of the village."
The Magician's Nephew"This is a story about something that happened long ago when your grandfather was a child."
Ulysses"There was no hope for him this time: it was the third stroke."

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