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The Bad Beginning - Lemony Snicket, Michael Kupperman, Brett Helquist
The Bad Beginning
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Like a car alarm, bagpipe music, or a doorbell ringing in the middle of the night, hearing this all-new audio edition of The Bad Beginning will only upset you. This unique multi-voice recording brings the first book in Lemony Snicket's alarming A Series of Unfortunate Events to such terrible life... show more
Like a car alarm, bagpipe music, or a doorbell ringing in the middle of the night, hearing this all-new audio edition of The Bad Beginning will only upset you. This unique multi-voice recording brings the first book in Lemony Snicket's alarming A Series of Unfortunate Events to such terrible life that no one should really have to experience it. Unless you have an ear for such ghastly details as a tragic fire, a nefarious villain, itchy clothing, and cold porridge for breakfast, all narrated in chilly detail by the distinguished, and disturbed, Tim Curry with a team of talented readers, you would be better off listening to something else.
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Format: hardcover
ISBN: 9780064407663 (0064407667)
Publisher: HarperCollins
Pages no: 162
Edition language: English
Series: A Series of Unfortunate Events 1 (#1)
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4.0 Review: The Bad Beginning by Lemony Snicket
Title: The Bad BeginningAuthor: Lemony SnicketSeries: A Series of Unfortunate Events, 1Format: ebookLength: 211 pages (iPhone)Rating: 4 stars Synopsis: Dear Reader, I'm sorry to say that the book you are holding in your hands is extremely unpleasant. It tells an unhappy tale about three very unluc...
Calyre
Calyre rated it
Des livres, il en existe de toutes sortes, dans tous les formats, tous les genres. Et rien d'étonnant après tout : les gens aussi, il en existe de toutes sortes, dans tous les formats, tous les genres ; il est bien normal que chacun souhaite lire ce qui lui plaît.
Knotty Thoughts
Knotty Thoughts rated it
5.0
I liked it as much as I thought I would: a lot! The twists and turns were interesting and kept the plot impossible to pin down. The ending was a perfect setup for the next volume, although I'm trying to space these out because I only have the first three so far.
The Bent Bookworm
The Bent Bookworm rated it
3.0 The Bad Beginning
~*Full series overview here on The Bent Bookworm!*~The Bad Beginning as a title does not exaggerate. These poor kids, let me tell you. It starts off with introducing us to the Baudelaire siblings – Violet, Klaus, and Sunny – just as they’ve lost their parents. Their solicitor, Mr. Poe, is a well-mea...
danae
danae rated it
I was excited to begin this series again. I've read 9 or 10 of them before. I'm not sure why i never finished the series. I own them all now and i'm looking forward to reading it in its entirety. Apparently, it's going to be a Netflix show sometime in the near future! That's exciting. Anyway, i real...
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