The book is a wonderful read with beautiful illustrations.
Edward Gorey's dark subversion of children's alphabet books is a tiny book guaranteed to bring a sinister smile to the face of every one with a twisted sense of humor.
We laugh now, but books like this were actually read to young children to warn them of the woes of society and the wages of living like children.
Legendary book and I was amazed to find it in pristine condition!Published 2 days ago by Lisa Ouellet
I can't describe how fun it was to hear the incredulous giggles from my 7-9 y/o nephews as I read this book while showing them the morbid illustrations a couple days before... Read morePublished 12 days ago by K. Kelly
How could anyone *not* love this book??? Delicious! I gave it to a friend, who loves it even more than I do.Published 16 days ago by Panama Red
Excellent artwork with a clever demise to children A-Z. Not for those without an dark sense of humor.Published 23 days ago by rebecca schmidt