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The bad beginning

Author: Lemony Snicket; Tim Curry
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Listening Library, [2001], ©1999.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on Cassette : Cassette recording : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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After the sudden death of their parents, the three Baudelaire children must depend on each other and their wits when it turns out that the distant relative who is appointed their guardian is determined to use any means necessary to get their fortune.
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Genre/Form: Children's audiobooks
Humorous fiction
Juvenile sound recordings
Fiction Juvenile sound recordings
Fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction, Audio book, etc., Internet resource
Document Type: Sound Recording, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Lemony Snicket; Tim Curry
ISBN: 0807261785 9780807261781 0807288470 9780807288474 0064407667 9780064407663
OCLC Number: 46687579
Notes: Unabridged.
Includes a conversation between the author and Leonard S. Marcus.
Credits: Executive producer, Orli Moscowitz ; producer, David Rapkin.
Performer(s): Read by Tim Curry.
Awards: Winner of Colorado Children's Book Award (Junior Novel) 2003
Winner of Nene Award 2003
Short-listed for Book Sense Book of the Year Award (Child. Lit.) 2001
Short-listed for Flicker Tale Children's Book Award (Juvenile) 2003
Description: 2 audiocassettes (3 hr., 17 min.) : analog, Dolby processed.
Responsibility: Lemony Snicket.

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After the sudden death of their parents, the three Baudelaire children must depend on each other and their wits when it turns out that the distant relative who is appointed their guardian is determined to use any means necessary to get their fortune.

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