The Reptile Room, A Series of Unfortunate Events
The series is about the Baudelaire children and their unfortunate life that all began with their parents death in a house fire. The kids also have a nemesis, Count Olaf who is after their family fortune. In this book they are sent to their uncle Monty’s house where they are delighted to help out with his reptile room. Uncle Monty is planning a family trip to Peru and is planning on bringing his prized pet viper and a assistant. Count Olaf spoils the plan, dressed as the assistant he lures Uncle Monty to his death and the Baudelaire children are once again on an unfortunate adventure to find a guardian who can survive Count Olaf’s scheming.
The series of Unfortunate Events is an amazing series that is full of adventure, imagination and has a dark undertone that is addicting to read. The book also gives definitions of harder words in a creative way and has charming illustrations with each chapter.