Front cover of The Bad Beginning. The Bad Beginning, first published in 1999, is the first novel in the A Series of Unfortunate Events series of children's books. It was written by Daniel Handler under the pseudonym Lemony Snicket. External links The Bad Beginning on the Lemony Snicket Wiki. Lemony Snicket's A Series of Unfortunate Events on Moviepedia. This article is a stub. You can help the Literawiki by expanding it. Retrieved from "https://literature.fandom.com/wiki/The_Bad_Beginning?oldid=16441" Categories: Stub Childrens Books Comedy Fantasy Languages: Español Polski Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.