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A Series of Unfortunate Events Box

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A Series of Unfortunate Events Box

The Trouble Begins (Books 1-3)

By Lemony Snicket; Brett Helquist (Illustrator)

HarperCollins, Boxed Set, 9780060298098

Publication Date: October 2, 2001

Description

NOW A NETFLIX ORIGINAL SERIES

Lemony Snicket's unhappy tale of the unlucky Baudelaire siblings begins with The Bad Beginning. In this short bothersome book alone, the three orphans encounter a greedy and repulsive villain, itchy clothing, a disastrous fire, a plot to steal their fortune, and cold porridge for breakfast.

Should you not mind deadly serpents, slippery salamanders, lumpy beds, large brass reading lamps, long knives, and terrible odors, then proceed with caution to the second book in the miserable series, The Reptile Room.

Readers unbothered by inclement weather, hungry leeches, and cold cucumber soup will want to continue with the third installment, The Wide Window. Others will not.

If you ve got the stomach to wade through the first three tragic tales in Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events, then this troubling collection might be the one for you. You ve been warned