Word for Word

With so many serious writers working in the children's section, kids’ books are a welcome trap door into high culture. And nobody has tripped…

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Sick, Sick People

Lemony Snicket and Lisa Brown would like to cause your offspring harm. Whether they're telling famous tales of woe concerning the Baudelaire children or…

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Adverbs

By Daniel Handler Harper, $13.95 Turns out Daniel Handler, best known for introducing a generation of children to dark, absurd post-modern literature under his…

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Sour Lemony

Jim Carrey's in fine form, but the rest of Snicket is less fortunate

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House Of Tudor

Steven Emerson; A Series of Unfortunate Events; Electric Wizard

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