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A Series of Unfortunate Events Boxed Set: The Complete Wreck (1-13)

Age: 9-12 | Grade: Grade 4
Summary: Some boxes should never be opened.

For the first time, the complete A Series of Unfortunate Events - including the highly feared #13: The End - is available in one awful package!

We can't keep you from succumbing to this international bestselling phenomenon, but we can hide all thirteen books in a huge, elaborately illustrated, shrink-wrapped box, perfect for filling an empty shelf or deep hole.

From The Bad Beginning to The End, this box set, adorned with Brett Helquist art from front to back, is the only choice for people who simply cannot get enough of a bad thing!
Rough Cut / Deckle style trimmed with ragged edges give the books a handmade appearance.

Available Formats:

Hardcover: $123.75

A Box of Unfortunate Events: The Trouble Begins (Books 1-3)

Age: 9-12 | Grade: Grade 4
Summary: Take three orphans, a mysterious narrator, and oodles of gothic misfortune, and you get these addictive, hilarious tales of woe. Villains, gruesome creatures, and cold food are just a few of the dreadful things the Baudelaire children encounter daily. And as the ever-present narrator warns, your child would be better off "putting the books down at once." But as this series' popularity proves, he'll adore these satires where nothing good ever happens.

The set Includes:

  • The Bad Beginning
  • The Reptile Room
  • The Wide Window.



  • Page Turners
    Featuring an unusual narrative style that models a story-within-a story convention and develops your child's respect for satire, these tales will also boost his vocabulary and reading interest. Hardcover editions.

    Available Formats:

    Hardcover: $30.99

    A Box of Unfortunate Events: The Situation Worsens (Books 4-6)

    Age: 9-12 | Grade: Grade 4
    Summary: "Clearly there is no earthly reason why a sensible person such as yourself would want to read such stories," author Lemony Snicket tells your child on the slipcover of this hardcover boxed set. But if she's like millions of her peers, she'll adore these delightfully dreary parodies of gothic stories starring three unfortunate orphans. Including run-ins with a hypnotist, an evil liar, and dripping fungus, these chronicles of woe will captivate even reluctant readers.

    The set includes:

  • The Miserable Mill
  • The Austere Academy
  • and The Ersatz Elevator.


  • Page Turners
    Introducing satire and a sophisticated narrative style, these books will show your child the power of words and prove that "things could always be worse!" Hardcover Editions.

    Available Formats:

    Hardcover: $30.99

    A Series of Unfortunate Events: The Gloom Looms (Books 10-12)

    Age: 9-12 | Grade: Grade 4
    Summary: Despite fervent hopes, best wishes, and good intentions, the lives of the Baudelaire siblings continue to get worse. Evidence of this - and more - can be found in this ungainly box of books, which contains the three latest and most upsetting volumes in the New York Times best-selling series:
  • The Slippery Slope
  • The Grim Grotto
  • and The Penultimate Peril.
  • You'd be better off buying a box with more uplifting contents, such as a helium balloon, a set of barbells, or three happier books. Hardcover Editions.

    Available Formats:

    Hardcover: $30.99

    A Box of Unfortunate Events: The Dilemma Deepens (Books 7-9)

    Age: 9-12 | Grade: Grade 4
    Summary: The Baudelaire orphans suffer cruel fate at the hands of author Lemony Snicket in this bestselling series. And young readers can't seem to get enough. This 3-volume hardcover set includes:

  • The Vile Village
  • The Hostile Hospital
  • and The Carnivorous Carnival
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    Favorite Features
    With a mysterious narrator who explains vocabulary words and remarks on the action, your child will develop an appreciation for satire and narrative conventions. Hardcover Editions.

    Available Formats:

    Hardcover: $30.99

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