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.
This is one of the best alphabet books I've ever read. I love it because of its dark humor and verse style.Published 1 day ago by Arlenne de la Rosa
Legendary book and I was amazed to find it in pristine condition!Published 13 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 23 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 27 days ago by Panama Red