If you are interested in stories with happy endings, you would be
better off reading some other book.’ Violet, Klaus and Sunny
Baudelaire are most unfortunate children. Orphaned after the sudden
death of their parents in a house fire, they are left in the hands
of their guardian, Count Olaf, who has diabolical plans for them .
. . ‘A Series of Unfortunate Events’ has sold more than 60 million
copies worldwide, has been translated into 41 languages and was
adapted into a 2004 film starring Jim Carrey.