A Series of Unfortunate Events 1: The Bad Beginning
There is nothing to be found in the pages of these books but misery and despair. You still have time to choose something else to read. But if you must know what unpleasantries befall the charming and clever Baudelaire children read on... The three youngsters encounter a greedy and repulsive... show more
There is nothing to be found in the pages of these books but misery and despair. You still have time to choose something else to read. But if you must know what unpleasantries befall the charming and clever Baudelaire children read on...
The three youngsters encounter a greedy and repulsive villain, itchy clothing, a disastrous fire, a plot to steal their fortune and cold porridge for breakfast. Then again, why trouble yourself with the unfortunate resolutions? Avoid these books in Lemony Snicket's international bestselling series and you'll never have to know what happens!
źródło opisu: Egmont, 2001
źródło okładki: http://www.egmont.co.uk/product.asp?prodid=2916&catid=
Publish date: 2001 (data przybliżona)
Publisher: Egmont UK
Pages no: 162
Edition language: English
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, Read For School
, Middle Grade
I have no idea why this book/series is so popular. I can see, sort of, why children may love it. Many of the books I loved as a kid were no better, and this has brave, clever orphans (boy AND girl), a cute baby sister, mean ugly villains, disbelieving adults, and a horrible house. The only thing it’...
Its bad enough to be orphaned after a tragic fire but to then be forced to live with a skimming distant.... and I mean distant relative makes it that much worse. For the Baudelaire children, this is the predicament they find themselves in. Will they be able to outsmart and survive their stay with Co...
I read this when I was ten years old and I remember that it was a story like no other I have read. In case you haven't heard of this series, it describes the adventures of three very unfortunate children. It's a children's story and a good one. The narrator is constantly reminding you that this is n...
2.5/5 starsAfter a long day I wanted to read but I wanted something light, and entertaining. I opted for a kid’s book, The Bad Beginning, thinking that if I enjoyed it I would have several more books in this series to read after days like today. I don’t know how I felt about the book. I didn’t hate ...
I read maybe the first two books in this series years ago when I was in early high school maybe even middle school. And I hated it. Whether it was just too dark or above my understanding at that time, I'm not sure. But now, in my mid twenties, working in libraries, I absolutely LOVED this audio book...