Diary of a Wimpy Kid

Jeff Kinney
Boys don't keep diaries—or do they? It's a new school year, and Greg Heffley finds himself thrust into middle school, where undersized weaklings share the hallways with kids who are taller, meaner, and already shaving. The hazards of growing up before you're ready are uniquely revealed through words and drawings as Greg records them in his diary. In book one of this debut series, Greg is happy to have Rowley, his sidekick, along for the ride. But when Rowley's star starts to rise, Greg tries to use his best friend's newfound popularity to his own advantage, kicking off a chain of events that will test their friendship in hilarious fashion. Author/illustrator Jeff Kinney recalls the growing pains of school life and introduces a new kind of hero who epitomizes the challenges of being a kid. As Greg says in his diary, ""Just don’t expect me to be all 'Dear Diary' this and 'Dear Diary' that."" Luckily for us, what Greg Heffley says he won't do and what he actually does are two very different things. Since its launch in May 2004 on Funbrain.com, the Web version of Diary of a Wimpy Kid has been viewed by 20 million unique online readers. This year, it is averaging 70,000 readers a day."


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#diaryofawimpykid great book for kids, and so are televisions shows.
#diaryofawimpykid Growing up I read every single Diary of a wimpy kid series. I was even inspired to start my own diary!
#diaryofawimpykid is a coming of age book; Won amazing audio books award from ALA. A favorite among middle schoolers; Movie debuted in 2010.
#diaryofawimpykid love love this book its cartoonish illustrations & hilarious situations & the main character's funny adventures
#diaryofawimpykid is a nice story for children to adjust to school properly.
#diaryofawimpykid cute story for children to understand how to properly adjust to school!
#diaryofawimpykid chose this book bcz it has movies to each book & great for Friday movie day. after reading the book.
#diaryofawimpykid I kind of remember reading this book in school. I think I read most of these books