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  1. Ferguson Librarian Wins $10,000 Lemony Snicket Prize for Noble Librarians Faced with AdversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Writerswrite.com's Writer's Blog

    The American Library Association announced that Scott Bonner, the director of the Ferguson Public Library in Missouri, is the winner of the Lemony Snicket Prize for Noble Librarians Faced with Adversity. This is the second year of the prize which is funded by Daniel Handler, author of A Series of Unfortunate Events which was written using his pseudonym of Lemony Snicket.


  2. Bibliophiles: Best-selling author Michael LewisRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | Boston.com

    ... I'm reading that because I'm working on a TV pilot set on Wall Street in the 1920s. I'm also reading the Lemony Snicket series to my 8-year-old. We are at the end of book four, "The Miserable Mill." It took me a little while to get into IT, but like ...


  3. The Performance Group (TPG) To Be A Sponsor At 6th Annual Notes & Words BenefitRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 17 | PRWeb

    ... writer scene will include San Francisco native Daniel Handler. Best known for his work under the pen name Lemony Snicket, Daniel is the author of A Series of Unfortunate Events and All the Wrong Questions. Also hitting the stage will be Children's ...


  4. Daniel Handler Tackles Teen Pirates in Post-Lemony Snicket LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | KQED

    ... book, "We Are Pirates." The author of the "A Series of Unfortunate Events" books (penned by his alter ego Lemony Snicket), Handler talks about his new novel and reflects on his writing career. Daniel Handler, author of books including "We Are ...


  5. Lemony Snicket Delivers Talk at CampbellRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | The Daily Nexus

    ... Magnetic Fields). He was invited to Campbell Hall on Monday, Feb. 23 to deliver a lecture titled "Who is Lemony Snicket? And Other Wrong Questions," which was part of UCSB's Arts & Lectures winter season. The author works under his own name, as well ...


  6. 34 of the best Lemony Snicket quotesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | Deseret News

    In celebration of the February 28th birthday of author Daniel Handler - perhaps better known to the world as the writer behind the character of Lemony Snicket and the "Series of Unfortunate Events" books - here are 34 of the best quotes from some of his works: "It is always sad when someone leaves home, unless they are simply going around the corner and will return in a few minutes with ice cream sandwiches." - "Horseradish: Bitter Truths You Can't Avoid" "Fate is like a strange, unpopular restaurant filled with odd little waiters who bring you things you never asked for and don't always like."


  7. Ahoy! 'Pirates' is compelling, if bumpy, voyageRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2015 | USA Today

    ... of what makes We Are Pirates such an engaging, if at times frustrating, read. Best known to young readers as Lemony Snicket (the A Series of Unfortunate Events series), Handler juggles the dual perspectives of Gwen and her father, Phil, who are at ...


  8. Handler switches gears, not gaze, to write for adultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | This Week Community News

    ... Pirates , which he released early this year. But Handler likely is best known by his pen name and alter ego, Lemony Snicket, author and narrator of the wildly successful, 13-edition A Series of Unfortunate Events saga. "Lemony Snicket is a specific ...


  9. How Channing Tatum's Face was Flattened for Foxcatcher - and You Probably Didn't NoticeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2014 | Vanity Fair

    ... can always fall back on the fact that the camera is moving," says Corso, who won the Oscar for his work on Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events and was nominated for Click . "Bennett doesn't shoot his movies like that." Corso was ...


  10. Resistance, Disbelief, and Daniel Handler's New NovelRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | WNYC-AM New York

    ... vaccinations face furious opposition, and some people even doubt the moon landing. As children's book author Lemony Snicket, Handler is best known for A Series of Unfortunate Events. We Are Pirates is his new novel for adults, and it's this month's ...


  11. In We Are Pirates , Daniel Handler offers the same mixture of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | Nashville Scene

    In We Are Pirates, Daniel Handler offers the same mixture of weirdness, social satire and bad behavior that delighted children in A Series of Unfortunate Events The late John Cheever is sometimes called "the Chekhov of the exurbs" for his gem-like stories that capture the disjointed lives of upper-middle-class Americans: Cheever's characters are outwardly clever and inwardly suffering, trapped in an age that has lost its traditions and its moral compass. Daniel Handler is best known as Lemony Snicket, the pseudonymous author of A Series of Unfortunate Events , but his new novel for adults, We Are Pirates , bears a great resemblance to Cheever at the height of his observational powers.


  12. Westerville Public Library newsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | This Week Community News

    ... healthy physical and psychological life balance. Meeting Room A. Registration required. * Daniel Handler aka Lemony Snicket, 7 p.m., Monday, Feb. 16. As Lemony Snicket, novelist Daniel Handler has written the bestselling series All The Wrong ...


  13. Salon@615's Spring 2015 Lineup is Here; See Daniel Handler This SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | Nashville Scene

    ... from our own back yard. Daniel Handler is known to millions of kids as A Series of Unfortunate Events author Lemony Snicket; Recently, he's also been known as the guy who badly bungled his gig as host of the National Book Awards last fall (and ...


  14. 7 Books To Look Forward To This YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | The Bold Italic

    ... during childhood remember Daniel Handler as the real life identity of A Series of Unfortunate Events author Lemony Snicket (they may make a Netflix series y'all). Handler currently lives in San Francisco and his latest book will be set there as ...


  15. A conversation with Daniel Handler, aka Lemony SnicketRead the original story

    Feb 1, 2015 | MacLeans

    Daniel Handler , the American author who rose to fame-under the pseudonym Lemony Snicket-as author of the bestselling children's books A Series of Unfortunate Events , is a prescient man. Not far-seeing enough to have avoided uttering a tasteless and effectively racist joke about watermelons at November's U.S. National Book Awards ceremony, after African-American author Jacqueline Woodson was presented with a YA award for Brown Girl Dreaming .


  16. A pirate's life for me: Daniel Handler, the man behind Lemony...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | The Globe and Mail

    A pirate's life for me: Daniel Handler, the man behind Lemony Snicket, and his sneaky prolific streak Add to ... Do people realize just how prolific Daniel Handler is? The artist frequently known as Lemony Snicket wrote A Series of Unfortunate Events , a set of 13 children's novels that Handler published under his more-popular pseudonym between 1999 and 2006. An urbane and blackly comic look at the never-ending troubles of the orphaned Baudelaire children, the books have sold more than 60 million copies around the world, not to mention a film adaptation starring Jim Carrey that was released in 2004.


  17. Sourcebooks Adds Lemony Snicket to the StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | Publishers' Weekly

    Put Me in the Story, Sourcebooks's platform that enables consumers to personalize books, continues to move in new directions. Originally launched in November 2012 as an app that produces personalized picture books on the iPad, Dominique Raccah, publisher of Sourcebooks, announced Tuesday at Digital Book World that PMITS has added the series All the Wrong Questions by Lemony Snicket to its platform.


  18. Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events, Back to the Future, Forbidden PlanetRead the original story

    Dec 18, 2014 | Catholic.net

    Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events Loosely based on the first three volumes of the best-selling, darkly comic series of books for intermediate readers, Lemony Snicket recounts the unhappy experiences of the three Baudulaire orphans as greedy Count Olaf tries to steal their inheritance. In spite of their abysmal luck, the one bright spot in Baudelaires' unfortunate story is the Baudelaires themselves, who are plucky and likeable in appalling circumstances.


  19. Worth a LookRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | Palo Alto Weekly

    ... "Stories on Stage" program with "The Latke Who Couldn't Stop Screaming." The performance is an adaptation of Lemony Snicket's cheeky spin on the classic gingerbread-man tale and features a rambunctious latke who baffles the forest creatures he meets ...


  20. Daniel Handler a.k.a. Lemony Snicket started playing accordion to pick up womenRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | The Post-Standard

    Using the nom de plume Lemony Snicket, author Daniel Handler breathed new life into children's literature with "A Series of Unfortunate Events," a 13-book collection following the suddenly-orphaned Baudelaire siblings on a quest to uncover the secret of their parents' deaths. The witty, irreverent books have sold more than 65 million copies and have been translated into 43 languages.