The Wide Window - A Series of Unfortunate Events 3 Book Summary and Study Guide

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After Uncle Monty died, the Baudelaires are sent to live with Aunt Josephine, a woman with lots of phobias. They feel safe, until their greatest enemy, Count Olaf returns. He convinced Aunt Josephine to commit suicide and leave the Baudelaires to his care in order to get the Baudelaire fortune. But the Baudelaires aren't as stupid as some people. They found out that Aunt Josephine is still alive and hiding in one of the caves along the edge of Lachrymose Lake.
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The Baudelaire orphans are sent to live with their Aunt Josephine. Soon afterwards Count Olaf shows up yet again to steal their fortune. He kills Aunt Josephine in an attemt to steal their fortune, and escapes.
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Plot & Themes

Composition of Book descript. of violence and chases 10%Planning/preparing, gather info, debate puzzles/motives 50%Feelings, relationships, character bio/development 20%How society works & physical descript. (people, objects, places) 20% Tone of story    -   very humorous Time/era of story:    -   1980's-1999 Kid or adult book?    -   Ages 7-14 Crime Thriller    -   Yes General Crime (including known murderer)    -   Yes Who's the criminal enemy here?    -   catching con-artist

Main Character

Gender    -   Female Profession/status:    -   wealthy Age:    -   a kid    -   a teen Ethnicity/Race    -   White/American    -   British Unusual characteristics:    -   Super sensitive soggy jelly muffin


Ice Caps/Sea?    -   Yes Where?    -   Ocean Water?    -   Yes Water:    -   sail boat City?    -   Yes City:    -   wealthy Small town?    -   Yes Small town people:    -   nice, like Andy/Opie/Aunt Bee

Writing Style

Accounts of torture and death?    -   generic/vague references to death/punishment Unusual forms of death    -   eaten    -   drowned Unusual form of death?    -   Yes Amount of dialog    -   mostly dialog    -   significantly more descript than dialog

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