"Who Could That Be at This Hour?"

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Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, Oct 23, 2012 - Juvenile Fiction - 272 pages
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In a fading town, far from anyone he knew or trusted, a young Lemony Snicket began his apprenticeship in an organization nobody knows about. He started by asking questions that shouldn't have been on his mind. Now he has written an account that should not be published, in four volumes that shouldn't be read. This is the first volume.

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I was disappointed in the ending that resolves nothing. - Goodreads
The book design and Seth's illustrations are wonderful! - Goodreads
The writing isn't nearly as...well...Snickety. - Goodreads

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User Review  - ndhalsan - LibraryThing

This is the first in a serious of books that are set before Snicket's 'Unfortunate Events' series. Young Lemony Snicket is sent to a small seaside town called Stain'd-by-the-Sea, where a heist has ... Read full review

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User Review  - molbhall - LibraryThing

A young Lemony Snicket stars in this opener to the All the Wrong Questions series, where he must work with his incompetent chaperone to find a missing statue and return it to the proper owner. Snicket ... Read full review

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About the author (2012)

Lemony Snicket had an unusual education and a perplexing youth and now endures a despondent adulthood. His previous published works include the thirteen volumes in A Series of Unfortunate Events, The Composer is Dead, and 13 Words.

Seth has portrayed suspicious circumstances and shady characters in much of his work. He is a multi-award-winning cartoonist, author, and artist, whose works include Palookaville, Clyde Fans, and The Great Northern Brotherhood of Canadian Cartoonists.

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