A Series Of Unfortunate Events Box: The Complete Wreck (books 1-13) by Lemony SnicketA Series Of Unfortunate Events Box: The Complete Wreck (books 1-13) by Lemony Snicket

A Series Of Unfortunate Events Box: The Complete Wreck (books 1-13)

byLemony Snicket

Hardcover | October 13, 2006

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Some boxes should never be opened.

For the first time, the complete A Series of Unfortunate Events 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!

Lemony Snicket is often despondent, mostly about his published research, which includes A Series of Unfortunate Events andThe Composer Is Dead.
Title:A Series Of Unfortunate Events Box: The Complete Wreck (books 1-13)Format:HardcoverDimensions:7 × 5 × 5.25 inPublished:October 13, 2006Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0061119067

ISBN - 13:9780061119064

Appropriate for ages: 9 - 12


Rated 5 out of 5 by from amazing series for kids/early teens clever and entertaining! it is full of mysteries and very well written
Date published: 2018-01-20
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Favourite series for kids! So full of adventure, thrills, mystery and suspense, this book is great for curious kids looking for a journey when reading.
Date published: 2018-01-15
Rated 5 out of 5 by from such a great pre-teen read I have always dreamed of one day owning this box set. I am a huge fan of these books and remember them fondly from my teenage-hood. Absolutely recommend it to anyone who is into a mystery, edge of your seat read.
Date published: 2017-12-18
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Series of Books! I hugely recommend reading the books then watching the movie or tv series. The books are very detailed. You can't get that kind of detailed storytelling or plot in a movie or tv show.
Date published: 2017-11-04
Rated 5 out of 5 by from A Series of Unfortunate Events Box Set I absolutely loved this series as a kid. A great read.
Date published: 2017-10-10
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent learning series This book set is definitely worth it. My son loves going to bed at night, just so we can continue reading and see what unfortunate event has happened next. I love that while the story keeps him entertained, that he is also learning the meaning and correct way of using words, from the authors ingenious way of weaving lessons into the stories.
Date published: 2017-09-30
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Close to my heart This will forever be my favorite book series. Beautiful writing style, clever, moving.
Date published: 2017-08-09
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Amazing This series is amazing regardless of how old you are!
Date published: 2017-06-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Addicting! Wow! This book is one of those books where you can not put down! I read the whole series in a week! I love this series and I would re-read it multiple times! This series is a MUST READ!!! YOU WILL NOT REGRET YOUR PURCHASE!
Date published: 2017-06-19
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Brilliant! Absolutely in love with these books. Currently rereading them myself. Fantastic read. Highly suggest it. The writing and stories are unique and not like your typical average young reader books. They are filled with a wonderful variety of characters. The books are written in the most perfect somewhat dark sense of humour throughout. A very good read!
Date published: 2017-06-15
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Wonderfully written! I read the first book for a book report when I was ten years old. I was hooked from the first page! From then on I devoured each book in the series. Lemony Snicket's writing is captivating. His use of alliteration in his titles are creative and fun. Each book is full of twists and turns that will keep you hooked!
Date published: 2017-06-14
Rated 5 out of 5 by from A classic! I will forever love this series! I've read it multiple times and I absolutely love it! Each character is unique and each story has secrets to uncover.
Date published: 2017-06-13
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Just fun These are just fun pieces of literary work. Enjoyable for both young and old alike
Date published: 2017-06-05
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great books for all ages. Funny, heartfelt and engaging. Fun for all ages.
Date published: 2017-06-01
Rated 5 out of 5 by from great series Really great series. Humourous and touching all at once, the author/narrator is wonderfully witty and I think parents and children alike will enjoy the series! I recommend the boxset because it has better value quantity/cost.
Date published: 2017-05-17
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Great series These books are able to balance humourous situations and repetitive heartbreak for these children very well
Date published: 2017-05-07
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Unfortunately Very Good A wonderful, smart and fantastic series
Date published: 2017-05-06
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Oh, I didn't realize I heard that the movie was based on the books, but I didn't realize there was 13. Nice sale at the moment. 28% off
Date published: 2017-04-18
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Great This is a great series, different from your average kid/tween novels
Date published: 2017-04-12
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Loved, but a bit repetitive I loved these books as a kid, but after book 4 I found the plots to be a bit repetitive and predictable.
Date published: 2017-04-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Amazing! So well written. I loved the series it was wonderful!
Date published: 2017-03-31
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Sincerely Amazing! This series is truly amazing -- it got me into reading! Though they are targeted towards a 'younger' audience, A Series of Unfortunate Events can be enjoyed by anyone. A staple read! #Plumreview
Date published: 2017-03-25
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love this series You won't regret reading this series!
Date published: 2017-03-23
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Read I love these books! Great for kids.
Date published: 2017-03-20
Rated 5 out of 5 by from funny the funniest series i've ever read!
Date published: 2017-02-27
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Series! I read the books a long time ago and couldn't get enough. It is defiantly something i would reread over and over.
Date published: 2017-02-15
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Simply Wonderful I remember having all of the books (in a mixture of paperback and hardcover) when I was younger and having only read book 8. 9, 10 and 12 (weird right?) Anyway I haven't touched them in a while and the new netflix series reinvigorated my interest in them and when I saw this box set here and at that price I couldn't pass up the chance. I can't wait to finally read the series from start to finish!!
Date published: 2017-02-07
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent Series What a great series from my childhood. Hoping the TV show peaks interest in these books for todays youth! #plumreview
Date published: 2017-02-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Favourite series! I started reading these books in elementary school and continued reading into my teenage years. Daniel Handler aka Lemony Snicket can twist and play with words like no other and his style is a delight to read. Although the unfortunate events are numerous, this is more than a depressing read. The Baudelaires are truly resilient and it's inspiring and comforting all at once. #plumreview
Date published: 2017-02-03
Rated 5 out of 5 by from humorous the funniest and most sarcastic series i've ever read
Date published: 2017-02-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Beautiful A beautiful box set for a great series!
Date published: 2017-01-30
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love the series! It is one of the best series that I've read as a kid. I love it so much. And now the Netflix original series is also really interesting.
Date published: 2017-01-29
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Really interesting This is a series that will keep you reading over and over again. The story is just captivating and I loved the characters so much! Highly recommended!
Date published: 2017-01-21
Rated 5 out of 5 by from The first book I've ever read I first read this book when I was in Grade One and I loved it. The story of Violet, Klaus and Sunny is undeniably tragic and had me hooked. The language is sophisticated and challenging, but not impossible for younger kids to read. Would recommend again and again!
Date published: 2017-01-20
Rated 3 out of 5 by from Nice reads but... this books are really lovely to read but I found if you start them or try to reread them later in life they aren't the best. I would still recommend them but would warn that older readers be prepared for the occasional talking down to and predicability
Date published: 2017-01-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from So, So Good The voice in these books is to die for. Lemony Snicket isn't just a pseudonym; he's a whole other person. Absolutely incredible children's books. Bravo!
Date published: 2017-01-16
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Once again... another great buy! I read the whole series as a kid, and after several re-reads throughout my teen years and young adult years, my copies were very worn. Passed my old set onto a friend and bought these boxed beauties! Such a great series, which really differs from anything I have ever read. Not to mention, I like how the storyline never really gives you a complete 'fairytale' happy ending for each book. Even in the final book, Mr.Snicket really shows us how life isn't always fair but nonetheless can and will still improve over time. The books themselves contain some humor, but always have a looming dark undertone. Also, since the books are based on the true events of a case that happened around the 1930's-40s, as you read and remember this, you really are awe struck at what these children endured. Perfect for any age from 10-100! You can't go wrong with these books!!! PS--- Do not watch the movies or new netflix series before reading these, while as the movie did a good job capturing the mood, the books were completely out of order, and they only included the first three, with an ending that they pulled out of a hat. While as the netflix series really highlighted the humorous tones, but they completely messed up the symbols. To get the best and fullest experience, read the book FIRST!
Date published: 2017-01-16
Rated 5 out of 5 by from A Dreadfully Delightful Series I bought this simply to have the hardcover editions in my collection. I read this series when they were first published and as an adult I still find the dark humour and outlandish settings to be just as wonderful to read.
Date published: 2017-01-16
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Weird and Wonderful This series was a delight to read, and very different from other YA books. It provides a different kind of villain, and heroes.
Date published: 2017-01-14
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Love this series! Amazingly twisted and weird but fantastic!
Date published: 2017-01-12
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Amazing series Love this book series. Have read it countless times and i still enjoy it. Makes for a great gift
Date published: 2017-01-12
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Perfect Boxset I loved these books as a kid, however my paperbacks died somewhere around 6th re-read, so the decision to buy the hardcover boxset was a no brainer and the price was way to good to pass up.
Date published: 2017-01-12
Rated 4 out of 5 by from A Series of Unfortunate Events Re-reading this childhood series is honestly one of the best ideas I have had.
Date published: 2017-01-09
Rated 4 out of 5 by from great read I got the first 2 - 3 at a second hand store and loved them after I reserved them my parents got me the rest of the series and loved the whole thing.
Date published: 2017-01-08
Rated 4 out of 5 by from great in perfect price the books are interesting and the price is adorable online!
Date published: 2017-01-05
Rated 5 out of 5 by from A must have for any age! You won't be able to put these books down.
Date published: 2016-12-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Loved it! One of my favorite series, it's a must have set
Date published: 2016-12-08
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Loved This Story As a child, I loved the Lemony Snicket books! Such a great collection to revisit! #plumreview
Date published: 2016-12-05
Rated 5 out of 5 by from My Very First Series Growing Up I read this series when I was younger and thoroughly enjoyed it. Many people do not enjoy this series because it is dismal and sad, but it has a unique story line unlike any I have read or am currently reading. It is a perfect start for a series, and a long one as well. I recommend this series completely because it is one of my absolute favourites!
Date published: 2016-12-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from LOVE IT! Read these as a child and recently started to read them again! As grim as it was, it was still a great read! I would definitely give it a shot!
Date published: 2016-11-29
Rated 5 out of 5 by from One of the Best Book Series Growing Up I've read all 13 multiple times, and have even invested in the other books that lemony snicket has written. I love the mystery and how the storyline keeps you guessing until the next book. There's always something new to find out when you read the books again, and sometimes the more you think you know, you get more confused. LOVE the series!
Date published: 2016-11-26
Rated 5 out of 5 by from worth the price! This series is amazing After reading the first chapter of book 1 I didn't really think I was going to get into it but I'm now on the 4th book and I cant put it down! This book is not just for young people I'm 20 years old and I love it!
Date published: 2016-11-22
Rated 4 out of 5 by from A Bit Pricey While this set includes several novels, purchasers won't see much of a cost savings. Picking the books up individually may cost more in the end, but the savings aren't as great as expected.
Date published: 2016-11-17
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Great I wasn't too excited about the price but it is reasonable for so many books! The plot is endearing and makes a good light read even for adults!
Date published: 2016-11-10
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Everything is just perfect Best series I've ever read, a very original plot and the way the author writes the story is great, you will never get bored and will probably fall badly in love with Klaus, maybe Violet and probably Sunny. Everyone is loveable (probably not Count Olaf) but this is worth the money and time, because I promise that you will never want to skip a page or a word when you read this. You'll probably end up finishing the series by a week.
Date published: 2015-09-19
Rated 4 out of 5 by from My daughter loves them I bought these for my daughter. They are beautiful. She is loving them. Read one the first night she got them. Pretty decent price for hardcover. Love it! :-)
Date published: 2015-01-14
Rated 5 out of 5 by from A great read! I love these books for one reason, they are not the typical happily ever after story. I enjoy the writing style, and the characters aswell. All around these books are just great, and I would recommend them to anyone who likes misfortune.
Date published: 2008-01-21
Rated 5 out of 5 by from The best Most Gruling Series This was the most grabing set of books I've ever read. From the more than average children to the excrusiating pain count olaf gave me this is a good read from ages ten to one hundred and ten. It may be exspensive but it's worth it. It's a great gift!
Date published: 2006-11-17
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Amazing!!! These books are AMAZING!!! Go read them now!!!
Date published: 2006-06-09