A new children's book is already enjoying tremendous success because it was pirated earlier this year.

More often than not, piracy is considered the scourge of the film and music industries – and with the rise of e-readers and digital books it could soon be a problem for publishers as well. However, one book has benefited from its pirating and foresees a way in which all industries might benefit from its effects. Go The Fuck to Sleep has recently hit the number one spot on Amazon before it has even officially been released due to a PDF copy of the book being leaked and distributed on the Internet.

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