The Austere Academy

The Austere Academy

Audiobook CD - 2003
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WARNING: LISTENING TO THIS TAPE WILL ONLY MAKE YOU WEEP...

Dear Listener,

If you are looking for a story about cheerful youngsters spending a jolly time at boarding school, look elsewhere. Violet, Klaus and Sunny Baudelaire are intelligent and resourceful children, and you might expect that they would do very well at school.

Don't.

For the Baudelaires, school turns out to be another miserable episode in their unlucky lives. Truth be told, within the chapters that make up this dreadful story, the children will face snapping crabs, strict punishments, dripping fungus, comprehensive exams, violin recitals. S.O.R.E., and the metric system.

It is my solemn duty to stay up all night reading my history of these three hapless youngsters into a microphone, but you may be more comfortable getting a good night's sleep. In that case, you should probably listen to something else.

With all due respect,

LEMONY SNICKET

Publisher: [New York] : Harper Children's Audio, p2003, c2001.
ISBN: 9780060566197
0060566191
Branch Call Number: j AUDIOBK CD F SNICKET
Characteristics: 3 audio discs (3 hr., 30 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.

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Erika_50
Aug 10, 2017

"As I'm sure you know, a good night's sleep helps you perform well in school, and so if you are a student, you should always get a good night's sleep, unless you have come to the good part of your book, and then you should stay up all night and let your schoolwork fall by the wayside -- a phrase which means *flunk*."
~ Lemony Snicket

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