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Lemony Snicket Is Using His Netflix Money To Start A Poetry Prize

The Huffington Post | Claire Fallon | Posted 12.21.2016 | Arts

The author behind the horribly tragic yet oddly popular children’s books A Series of Unfortunate Events has had an eventful year: A second screen ad...

Claire Fallon

Daniel Handler's Offensive NBA Jokes Prove Book Industry Has A Long Way To Go | Claire Fallon | Posted 02.01.2016 | Books

Daniel Handler, a popular children's book author and the host of the 2014 National Book Awards ceremony, has come in for sharp criticism after making ...

A 'Lemony Snicket' Series Is Coming To Netflix

The Huffington Post | Erin Whitney | Posted 11.06.2014 | Entertainment

Millennials: prepare to freak out. Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events, one of the most beloved children's books from the late '90s (Harry...

Lemony Snicket Helps Kid In Little Free Library Dispute

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 06.26.2014 | Books

A Kansas boy battling through a series of unfortunate events over his front-yard library is getting some support from author Daniel Handler. Last m...

Writers on Writers: Ali Liebegott and Daniel Handler Hit the IHOP

San Francisco magazine | Posted 07.31.2013 | San Francisco
San Francisco magazine

There is, indeed, an International House of Pancakes in food-fetishizing, chain restaurant-resistant San Francisco, right on Lombard and Pierce streets. In many ways, Ali Liebegott is equally improbable.

Lemony Snicket's Tweet Advice

Posted 04.05.2013 | Books

Lemony Snicket took over our Twitter feed today (@HuffPostBooks) to tweet answers your questions about FEAR. His new book The Dark, illustrated by Jon...

WATCH: Lemony Snicket Argues With Himself

Posted 04.30.2013 | Books

Daniel Handler discusses the forthcoming book in Lemony Snicket's fantastic new series "All The Wrong Questions" in this amusing video. He interviews ...

WATCH: Daniel Handler, Maira Kalman Sing Ode To Libraries

Posted 07.19.2012 | Books

We love Daniel Handler. We love Maira Kalman. So, needless to say, when they teamed up for their book "Why We Broke Up" (which came out last December)...

Who Is Lemony Snicket?

Quora | Posted 09.02.2012 | Books

Lemony Snicket is the pen-name for the American author Daniel Handler. I tried mailing his office once. The stock reply they sent was pretty funny.

The Week In Art

Posted 02.18.2012 | Arts

This week was full of awe-inspiring creations that touched our hearts, and there a touch of Valentine's Day sass in there as well. First we ...

Remember Your First Break Up?

Posted 02.13.2012 | Arts

Valentine's Day is nearing and L-O-V-E is on the brain. But even for those of us who choose to celebrate Singles Awareness Day on February 14, that is...

Lemony Snicket Takes Over Our Twitter, Gives Love Advice

Posted 01.23.2012 | Books

You probably know Daniel Handler best as Lemony Snicket, the darkly snarky author behind "A Series of Unfortunate Events." But when he's not penning t...

Daniel Handler Iz On Our Twitters, Giving Out Love Advice

Posted 03.24.2012 | Books

What is the best love song ever? How do I break up with someone? How can I find a date? With questions of such profound romanticism, only one name...

Lemony Snicket Takes Over Our Twitter Feed

Posted 01.19.2012 | Books

Do you have any relationship problems? Daniel Handler, better known as the author A Series Of Unfortunate Events Lemony Snicket, is listening. On Mond...

Necessary Conversation: Mayoral Car Wash

Necessary Conversation | Posted 11.30.2011 | San Francisco
Necessary Conversation


Daniel Handler's Summer Reading List

Jenny Rosenstrach | Posted 09.25.2011 | Books
Jenny Rosenstrach

You should have seen the look on our 9-year-old's face when I told her that Daniel Handler was going to contribute a Summer Reading List for Dinner: A...

"Go The F*** To Sleep": A Children's Book For Adults | REYHAN HARMANCI | Posted 06.29.2011 | Books

When Adam Mansbach, author of “Angry Black White Boy” and “The End of the Jews,” posted on Facebook last June to “Look out for my forthcomin...

Lemony Snicket, AKA Daniel Handler, On WHERE To Read Poetry

Poetry Foundation | Daniel Handler | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Happy, Snappy, Sappy There's space in the living room for poetry. by Daniel Handler If you were to walk into my living room on some weekend night, ...

Lemony Snicket's Christmas Story (VIDEO)

Monica Edinger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Monica Edinger

Better late than never (had hoped to publish this on Christmas Eve) here's Lemony Snicket with his Christmas story, The Latke Who Couldn't Stop Screa...

Should Rock Musicians Accompany Silent Films?

George Heymont | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
George Heymont

The bottom line is that if the music commissioned for a silent film does nothing to support the work being shown on screen, then a genuine effort should be made to hire more talented composers.

Six Questions With Stephin Merritt of the Magnetic Fields

Thomas Gladysz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Thomas Gladysz

Singer-songwriter and composer Stephin Merritt recently composed an original score to the 1916 silent film, 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea. Here, Merritt answered a few questions about this latest project.

Lemony Snicket Moves To Little, Brown

Publishers Weekly | Jim Milliot | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Daniel Handler, who had a long and successful run with his Lemony Snicket-penned A Series of Unfortunate Events series at HarperCollins, is moving to ...