Series of Unfortunate Events

by: Lemony Snicket

The Bad Beginning The first of the thirteen books in the series

Beginning:

The Baudelaire's are three siblings who become orphans and have to go live with a distant relative, Count Olaf.

Middle:

Count Olaf treats the children terribly and they are quite distressed.

End:

Violet, Klaus and Sunny escape from the clutches of their evil guardian but are faced with an uncertain future...