The Reptile Room
The Reptile Room is the second book in the children's series A Series of Unfortunate Events, written by Daniel Handler under the pseudonym Lemony Snicket. The book tells the story of the Baudelaire orphans, as they are sent to live with a distant relative named Montgomery Montgomery. The villainous Count Olaf arrives in an attempt to steal the children's inheritance, killing their guardian, but failing to steal the fortune. Olaf tried to say that the Mamba du Mal killed him but Olaf took Montgomery’s sample of Mamba du Mal’s snake poison and had it injected into Montgomery’s body.
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