Some of my favorite movies are The Royal Tenenbaums, Addams Family Values, and Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? Read morePublished 13 months ago by Khy
Handler is so good at mastering voice. In this book, it's Joseph's. (In The Basic Eight, it was Flan's. Read morePublished on February 22, 2007 by Voracious Reader; Self-Proclaimed Intellectual; High School Student.
"Watch Your Mouth" is an operatic comedy about incest! So if you like weird books, this is right up your alley. I almost found it too weird, too strange, too absurd though. Read morePublished on November 2, 2006 by T. Snyder
if you've read any of handler's other books, you know what i mean when i say that at the turn of every page, the daniel handler grin smirks across my face. Read morePublished on August 6, 2006 by lortz
Daniel Handler is a talented writer. How else could he come up with a novel, which is written both in the form of an opera and then written like a self-help book? Read morePublished on May 6, 2006 by BookFinds
(Joseph Heller + Vonnegut + Tom Robbins) - Profundity - Perversion = this book. I love the opera setting of the book. It is humorous and not overdone. Read morePublished on February 25, 2005 by redmarina
This was a very good book; I had already read all of the Lemony Snicket books and The Basic Eight prior to reading this, and I was not let down with Handler's amazing view on the... Read morePublished on July 15, 2003 by S. Chatham
What Handler does here that I thoroughly enjoy is use a format to draw you in and then pokes direct fun at the entire format. For me (OPINION! OPINION! Read morePublished on August 23, 2002 by Wesley