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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...

Hard Candy Christmas

Richard J. Rosendall | Posted 12.15.2016 | Queer Voices
Richard J. Rosendall

God bless us, if not quite everyone. Nothing says Christmas to me more than buying cough medicine at the CVS and needing assistance because the aut...

Here Are The First Photos Of Neil Patrick Harris As Count Olaf

The Huffington Post | Stephanie Marcus | Posted 04.26.2016 | Entertainment

When we last heard news of the Netflix adaptation of Lemony Snicket’s A Series of Unfortunate Events, it was announced that Neil Patrick Harris was ...

Neil Patrick Harris As Count Olaf Is The Least 'Unfortunate Event'

The Huffington Post | Cole Delbyck | Posted 03.15.2016 | Entertainment

The first screen adaptation of Lemony Snicket's A Series Of Unfortunate Events left us feeling as cold as the Mortmain Mountains, so fingers crossed N...

Unfortunately, Netflix Confirmed The 'Series Of Unfortunate Events' Trailer Is Fake

The Huffington Post | Erin Whitney | Posted 07.06.2015 | Entertainment

Count Olaf set off alarms across the Internet on Monday morning when a trailer for what appeared to be Netflix's "A Series of Unfortunate Events" adap...

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...

826 Valencia's Student-Journalists Release Issue 49 of the Valencia Bay-farer

826 Valencia | Posted 05.14.2014 | San Francisco
826 Valencia

If you don't believe climate change is happening, Ms. Fitzpatrick said it's because, "Mostly, people haven't been educated well, and generally climate scientists are not very good communicators."

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...

Lemony Snicket Takes Over Our Twitter

Posted 04.03.2013 | Books

Lemony Snicket is a man who knows about fear. And he's taking over our Twitter feed this Friday to prove it. His A Series of Unfortunate Events boo...

Best New Books Out This Week

| Gabe Habash for Publishers Weekly | Posted 03.31.2013 | Books

First published in Publishers Weekly This week, Lemony Snicket and Jon Klassen join forces, loneliness in the digital age, and the deadliest jellie...

WATCH: New Lemony Snicket Book Trailer (EXCLUSIVE!)

Posted 03.12.2013 | Books

Lemony Snicket wants you to be... well, if not afraid of the dark, at least aware of it. Because according to his forthcoming kids book, The Dark, out...

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 ...

EXCERPT: Dave Eggers's Joke Confession

Posted 02.12.2013 | Books

Herman Mildew was a cantankerous, unpleasant book editor who built up enemies throughout publishing. He was gluttonous, odious, insufferable and entir...

Interview with Jenny Rosenstrach about Dinner: A Love Story

Nicki Richesin | Posted 10.08.2012 | Parents
Nicki Richesin

"This whole family dinner thing is just a way for me to wire my childrens' bodies in a way so that they automatically show up at the dinner table to talk to me when they are teenagers. They won't have a choice in the matter. They'll just start feeling this magnetic pull to the pork chops at 6:30."

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 Bitter Comes Out Better in the Rachel Maddow Mix

Laura Paull | Posted 06.16.2012 | San Francisco
Laura Paull

About halfway through their companionable onstage conversation at the Castro Theater in San Francisco Thursday night, Daniel Handler, aka Lemony Snicket, mixed a cocktail for Rachel Maddow.

Commentaries For A New American Passover Seder

Posted 03.29.2012 | Religion

Jews have a special relationship to books, and the Haggadah -- the user’s manual for the Passover seder -- has been translated more widely, and repr...

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...

Movie review: Sleeping Beauty

Marshall Fine | Posted 01.31.2012 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Perhaps I'm not qualified to write about Sleeping Beauty, the debut film from Australian director Julia Leigh. I am, after all, a middle-aged man. An...

Andrew Losowsky

Famous Writers Sign On To Support Occupy Wall Street | Andrew Losowsky | Posted 12.14.2011 | Books

Its statement is simple and stark. "We, the undersigned writers and all who will join us, support Occupy Wall Street and the Occupy Movement aroun...