The Lump of Coal (Audio)
Publish date: September 30th 2008
Edition language: English
I've loved Lemony Snicket since I read the first page of The Bad Beginning and while some books might seem better than others, I've never regretted reading a single one of his books. However, I was not sure how I would feel about Snicket writing a 'Christmas' story. Further, I can see even now why s...
2008 December 29 This is going to be a perennial holiday read, I think. And every time I read it, I love it more *** 2009 December 19 *** 2012 December 17 It does get better, every year. Favorite line: "The story begins with a lump of coal, who for the sake of argument, could think, talk, and move...
a lump of coal in a suit. A miracle it would be to find a BBQ
Cute holiday picture book with some snark throughout.
Cute holiday offering from Lemony Snicket, with its emphasis on miracles. The only drawback was the somewhat ... contemptuous mention of Christian and Jewish beliefs in the very beginning.
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