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March 07, 2005

A Snippet From the Edward Gorey Players

What happens when a dramatic six-year-old gets as far as "N is for Neville" in The Gashleycrumb Tinies?

Find out, why don't you.

Posted by john at March 7, 2005 09:25 PM

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Stephen Eley | March 7, 2005 10:02 PM

Indeed. Ennui.

Yes.

PiscusFiche | March 7, 2005 10:51 PM

I have sworn up and down that I am using that book as my progeny's first introduction to the alphabet. (Neville and Xerxes are my favourites.)

Dave | March 8, 2005 07:29 AM

If it were that easy, Gen X would be gone by now. Also Y I suppose.

Calnj | March 8, 2005 10:08 AM

Ennui? In that outfit? Nevah!!!!!!!!

Brian Greenberg | March 9, 2005 12:29 AM

OK, everyone else seems fine with this, so I'll be the one to come out & say it: What the @#$^&! is that book? Nightmare in a box?

"Look honey - 26 ways you can die a horrible death! Sleep tight..."

John Scalzi | March 9, 2005 10:21 AM

Are you kidding? The Gashleycrumb Tinies are awesome. Clearly, not for every kid. But Athena handles the macabre remarkably well.