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Diary of a Wimpy Kid

by Jeff Kinney

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Series: Diary of a Wimpy Kid (1)

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Greg records his sixth grade experiences in a middle school where he and his best friend, Rowley, undersized weaklings amid boys who need to shave twice daily, hope just to survive, but when Rowley grows more popular, Greg must take drastic measures to save their friendship.
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You either have to be stoned or in middle school to enjoy this pathetic story about a classic slacker. Basically written for kids who refuse to read real books. Some funny lines and the cartoons made the book a quick read. ( )
  skipstern | Jul 11, 2021 |
Wonderful book.With lovely cartoons by Jeff Kinney,the style never gets old.Appreciable content,and the characters are more lively ( )
  Mounika21 | Jul 1, 2021 |
I know this is the original, and this (combined with Captain Underpants) may have been the thing to get me into comics/comic books, but it didn't make me laugh as much as when I was young. Weirdly enough, I liked two of the Rowley books more, maybe because Rowley is less of a scumbag. ( )
  peterbmacd | Jun 2, 2021 |
For a kid's book, I enjoyed it. I laughed out loud several times and, as an added bonus, finally got some of the jokes my 9 year-old son has been telling me. ( )
  amcheri | May 25, 2021 |
I think if I was in the target demographic for this book I would have really enjoyed it. It wasn't bad, just not geared towards adults lol. ( )
  nagshead2112 | Apr 27, 2021 |
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Very noice b00ok m8, highly recommend, higher than obi wans high ground. very recommendation.
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added by billybobbaker | editME, ME (Oct 22, 2020)
 
Diary of a Wimpy Kid

Diary of a Wimpy Kid is about a kid named Gregg Hefley and is friend Rowley Jefferson. The two boys or teenagers as they like to say are in middle school. Basically the first book is about them going tricker treating and they were chased by some mean high school kids. So they run into their grammas house and hide while there grandma isn't there. But Rowley let out a big secret and told them that the teenagers that Greggs grandma wasn't there. The teenagers waited and waited until they came and accidently scratch there truck. The kids managed to escape and ran off. But the teenagers went there school and made them eat the cheese. The cheese was a highly nasty thing. It goes on from generation to generation that if you touched the cheese that you would have the cheese touch! The teenagers made Rowley eat it. Rowley ate it and then a whole swarm of people came by. But Gregg was a good friend and said that he ate it.

added by Dawson.dbes1541 | editgermany, beshears.dawson (Oct 27, 2011)
 
Unusual, Funny.

The author shows good words, punctiation and very funny lines..
added by tylermurray | editSaint John, Canada, Tyler Murray
 

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Jeff Kinneyprimary authorall editionscalculated
Almazán García, EvaTraductorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
はるの, 中井翻訳secondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
İlker AkınTranslatorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
Beckerman, Chad W.Cover designersecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
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de Ocampo< RamonNarratorsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
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Figueiredo, Rita,secondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
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Gordijn, HansOmslagontwerp en grafische verzorgingsecondary authorsome editionsconfirmed
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Tae Mom, Dad, Re, Scott, and Patrick
To Mom, Dad, Re, Scott, and Patrick
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Em primeiro lugar, quero esclarecer uma coisa: isto é um LIVRO DE MEMÓRIAS, não um diário.
First of all, let me get something straight: This is a JOURNAL, not a diary.
Richt, afore ye say onythin: this is a JOURNAL, aye?
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Let me just say for the record that I think middle school is the dumbest idea ever invented. You got kids like me who haven't hit their growth spurt yet mixed in with these gorillas who need to shave twice a day. And then they wonder why bullying is such a big problem in middle school.
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The Latin translation of this book (Commentarii de Inepto Puero) should NOT be combined with the main work (Diary of a Wimpy Kid), under the "dead languages" exception in the combining rules.
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Greg records his sixth grade experiences in a middle school where he and his best friend, Rowley, undersized weaklings amid boys who need to shave twice daily, hope just to survive, but when Rowley grows more popular, Greg must take drastic measures to save their friendship.

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This book is presented in diary form and is packed with humor that both kids and adults will enjoy and find appropriate. It is a great way to get the hesitant reader excited about books!
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