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

    12 hrs ago | 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.

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  2. Worth a LookRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | 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 ...

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

    Wednesday Dec 10 | 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.

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  4. Editora s choice: a The Best American Nonrequired Reading 2014aRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 6 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... who founded the 826 network, as well as ScholarMatch and McSweeneys. This year Daniel Handler, who writes as Lemony Snicket, of "A Series of Unfortunate Events" fame, edits it. In his introduction, Handler notes the fate of so many literary ...

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  5. Jacqueline Woodson Responds To Fellow Author Daniel Handler's Racist Watermelon 'Joke'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 29 | ContactMusic.com

    ... Book Awards earlier this month. Handler, the author of A Series of Unfortunate Events who uses the pen name Lemony Snicket, was presenting Woodson with an award at the National Book Awards on 21st November when he made an inappropriate and racist ...

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  6. Editor's choice: 'The Best American Nonrequired Reading 2014'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 27 | The Wichita Eagle

    ... who founded the 826 network, as well as ScholarMatch and McSweeneys. This year Daniel Handler, who writes as Lemony Snicket, of "A Series of Unfortunate Events" fame, edits it. In his introduction, Handler notes the fate of so many literary ...

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  7. Children's Author Helps Raise Thousands After Racist RemarkRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | Time

    Daniel Handler, also known as the children's author Lemony Snicket of A Series of Unfortunate Events fame, added a financial pledge to his apology for making a "watermelon joke" about a black author at the National Book Awards. The author apologized Wednesday for telling a racially-charged anecdote at the National Book Awards while presenting the award for Young People's Literature to Jacqueline Woodson the previous day.

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  8. Barely Related: Star-Lord's dance-off, comet soundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Joystiq

    ... to remind everyone to not be racist. During the ceremony, author Daniel Handler, better known by his pen-name Lemony Snicket ( A Series of Unfortunate Events ), made a racist joke at the expense of black author Jacqueline Woodson. He apologized and ...

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  9. Daniel Handler, A.K.A. Lemony Snicket, Apologises For Racist Remarks...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | ContactMusic.com

    Daniel Handler, the author best known by his pen name Lemony Snicket, apologised on Friday for racist remarks he made whilst hosting the 2014 National Book Awards. Author Daniel Handler apologised for making racist remarks at the National Book Awards, held in Manhattan, on Wednesday .

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  10. Daniel Handler (AKA Lemony Snicket) Apologizes for Racist Joke, Donates Money to Diversity CampaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | E! Online

    Author Daniel Handler , best known for his A Series of Unfortunate Events penname Lemony Snicket, has come under fire this week for a racist joke he made while hosting the National Book Awards on Wednesday. After African-American author Jacqueline Woodson was honored with the National Book Award for young people's literature for her book Brown Girl Dreaming , Handler took to the stage and made some racially charged comments about Woodson.

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  11. Black writer gets National Book Award and a parting watermelon joke: Jarvis DeBerryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | NOLA.com

    ... such an honor must have been offset by a tasteless joke made by Daniel Handler, who with the pseudonym Lemony Snicket has written books that include "A Series of Unfortunate Events." Handler was the host of the awards ceremony Wednesday night, and ...

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  12. Lemony Snicket Apologizes After Making An Incredibly Unfortunate...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Perez Hilton

    When Jacqueline Woodson won the Young People's Literature Prize at the National Book Awards on Wednesday, she never thought she was also going to receive some casual racism thrown her way. But, that's exactly what happened when host Lemony Snicket, aka Daniel Handler , congratulated the author of Brown Girl Dreaming by making an off-handed joke that, as a black woman, it was ironic that Jacqueline was allergic to watermelon.

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  13. Lemony Snicket Apologises For 'Racist' JokeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | LBC 97.3

    The author, whose real name is Daniel Handler, made a remark about watermelons as he hosted Wednesday night's ceremony in New York. He shared what he called a private joke with Jacqueline Woodson as she collected the young people's literature prize for her memoir Brown Girl Dreaming.

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  14. Lemony Snicket's Series of Unfortunate Racist JokesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Forward

    ... of the devious Count Olaf. Well now, Jewish author Daniel Handler, who wrote the books under the pen name Lemony Snicket, has his own very real series of unfortunate events to write home about. At a ceremony announcing the winners of the National ...

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  15. Phil Klay Nabs Fiction Prize at National Book AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | The Daily Beast

    ... known for his bestselling collection of books, A Series of Unfortunate Events , written under the pen name Lemony Snicket, combined humor with a reverence for literature throughout the evening. "Let us take a moment to marvel at the nominees," he ...

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  16. 'The Evil Dead' is back 'to kick monster butt' on TVRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | CNN

    ... his role of Ash Williams. This small screen project is just one of many that's been ripped from the movies. "Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events": In 2004, Lemony Snicket's dark but beloved children's title "A Series of Unfortunate ...

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  17. Binge Watch: Amazon Studios' 'Alpha House' skewers politicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | The Wave

    ... week that it would produce a show based on the popular children's books "A Series of Unfortunate Events," by Lemony Snicket (the pen name of Daniel Handler). The dark and funny stories follow luck-challenged orphans Violet, Klaus and Sunny ...

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  18. Netflix plans Lemony Snicket TV seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2014 | KSL-TV

    According to reports, Netflix is developing a small-screen version of the popular children's book series written by Daniel Handler, who crafted them under the pen name Lemony Snicket. Handler's stories followed a trio of siblings encountering one disaster after another, starting with the death of their parents in a fire.

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  19. With Netflix, Lemony Snicket's Series Won't Be UnfortunateRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2014 | Wall St. Cheat Sheet

    Most of Netflix's successful original programming has been focused on adults, but the streaming service has lately been making moves toward creating more family friendly original shows as well. The streaming service has recently picked up the rights to Lemony Snicket's popular A Series of Unfortunate Events young adult novels with the intention of adapting them into a series, Deadline reports .

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  20. Netflix Announces 'A Series of Unfortunate Events' TV SeriesRead the original story

    Nov 6, 2014 | I4U Future Technology News

    Netflix has signed on to adapt the best-selling book series ' A Series of Unfortunate Events ' into an original series for the online streaming service. Netflix streaming service has acquired the rights to produce a new series based on the 13 best-selling children's novels written by Lemony Snicket , the pen name of author Daniel Handler .

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