Center for Latter-day Saint Arts

On This Day...

A DAILY FACTOID OF OUR ART HISTORY

September 30

Count Olaf tortures poor Violet, Klaus, and Sunny Baudelaire beginning on this day (1999), as Lemony Snicket's first book, A Series of Unfortunate Events is published. The illustrator for the series is Brett Helquist, who has provided illustrations for approimately 50 books, including the series: Chasing Vermeer, Tales from the House of Bunnicula, Green Knowe, and picture books of his own authorship, including Roger, the Jolly Pirate. http://bretthelquist.com/wright3cover.html

Glen Nelson