10 Weird and Wonderful Guinness World Records Titles About Books

On this day in 1955, the first Guinness Book of Records was bound and ready to be sold as a 198-page edition. The text went to the top of the British bestseller list by Christmas. The annual reference book’s collection of records and achievements is a curiosity for many people — and we recently did a little digging to find out the weirdest and most fascinating title holders when it comes to books. Here are just a few of the best picks with the hopes of inspiring a long, lazy weekend of reading for you.