Friday, October 13, 2006

The End! Lemony Snicket fans rejoice that 'The End' is Here!

"Children around the world are braced for a bittersweet moment as the 13th and final volume of Lemony Snicket's best-selling children's books, "A Series of Unfortunate Events," hits stores today.

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Titled simply "The End," it may be the last we hear of the Baudelaire orphans and the evil Count Olaf, a distant relative intent on robbing the three siblings of the abundant inheritance left by their parents, who perished in a fire 10 pages into the first book of the series. But it does resolve some of the mysteries that have perplexed devoted fans since the debut volume, "The Bad Beginning," was published in 1999."
Read the entire article here Ms. Jones notes: and don't worry my little darlings...i shall bravely face the throngs of smelly little children at the borders in columbia so that we may have at least a few copies to read and to cry upon...
UPDATE 10.24...the books have been bought, processed, barcoded, covered...and the END is here! Available for check out in the Media Center!

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