by Lemony Snicket
Little, Brown (Sep. 30, 2014)
Young Lemony Snicket investigates a rash of fires that have plagued the town of Stain'd-by-the-Sea, revealing secrets that involve the Department of Education and the notorious villain Hangfire.
Why You'll Love It:
- Linguistic play and literary allusions abound in this smart, slyly humorous noir thriller.
- The illustrations add an extra dimension to the story, and the author does a fantastic job of incorporating mini vocabulary lessons into each chapter.
- It's set in a library!
Great for grades 4-7, but you definitely need to read the first two!
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