The Baudelaires have been on misadventure after misadventure since their parents have died. This time the Baudelaires find themselves from the Stricken Stream to a leaky submarine to a grim grotto filled with poisonous mushrooms. Throughout all this, will they manage to keep from the dreaded villian, Count Olaf? And will there ever be any joy or happiness for the poor Baudelaire orphans? Read to find out!