writing

presents

THE RUSSELL HOUSE SERIES
Prose and Poetry
Spring 2015

Author Daniel Handler, aka Lemony Snicket

      DANIEL HANDLER
        (aka Lemony Snicket)

       Thursday, February 5th
       8 p.m.
      Memorial Chapel


A book signing will follow the reading. Books will be available for purchase at the event and in the Usdan Campus Center that afternoon.

Daniel Handler’s newest novel is the highly-anticipated We Are Pirates, which Bloomsbury will publish in February 2015 and Neil Gaiman describes as “honest and funny, dark and painful.” He is also the author of the novels The Basic EightWatch Your MouthAdverbs, and, with Maira Kalman, Why We Broke Up, which won the Michael J. Printz Honor. His criticism has appeared in The New York TimesNewsdayThe San Francisco Chronicle, and The Believer.

As Lemony Snicket, he has written the best-selling series All The Wrong Questions as well as A Series of Unfortunate Events, which has sold more than 60 million copies. Snicket is also the creator of several picture books, including the Charlotte Zolotow Award–winning The Dark, illustrated by Jon Klassen, and 29 Myths on the Swinster Pharmacy, illustrated by Lisa Brown.