The Vile Village
Publish date: March 17th 2009
Pages no: 280
Edition language: English
, Young Adult
, Realistic Fiction
, Middle Grade
Series: A Series of Unfortunate Events 1 (#7)
This series seems to get better and better.
It takes a village to raise a child, or three. With this motto in mind the village of VFD is the newest home to the Baudelaire orphans, a home filled with bizarre, not to mention ridiculous, rules and a counsel of elders who all wear crow hats. The town of VFD is home to nesting crows and their devo...
I read a complaint when these books first came out that they were too horribly violent to be appropriate for children. This was before "The Hunger Games," which I'm sure threw that particular complainer into a state of permanent shock. This was also missing the point, which is that while the Baudela...