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“Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Double Down” by Jeff Kinney

If you are familiar with the Wimpy Kid books, Greg needs no introduction,  this is more of the same formula, Greg a middle school slacker wants to sit around playing video games but his parents have other ideas for him. … Continue reading

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“Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Long Haul” by Jeff Kinney

Yay!! No School ! This is the ninth book about Greg Heffley (the Wimpy Kid) of the title. Greg is looking forward to a long summer doing nothing but watching TV and playing video games. Unfortunately for Greg, his mother … Continue reading

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Book Reviews: “Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days” and “Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Last Straw” by Jeff Kinney

These books are quite addictive, and are very quick to read, they may be over 200 pages but the combination of cartoons and the notebook style font make the word count on each page very low. Hence instead of reviewing … Continue reading

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“Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules” by Jeff Kinney

This is the second book about the Wimpy Kid, I can see me getting through the whole series rather rapidly. Rodrick is Greg’s older brother and bullies him at any opportunity. Rodrick is drummer of a heavy metal band Loded … Continue reading

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“Diary of a Wimpy Kid” by Jeff Kinney

I appreciate I am not the target audience for this book. It was recommended to me by one of my 11 year old pupils, Salome. There are maybe ten of these books, it seems something of a publishing phenomenon in children’s literature. … Continue reading

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