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The Resource Diary of a wimpy kid : Greg Heffley's journal, by Jeff Kinney, (overdrive ebook)

Diary of a wimpy kid : Greg Heffley's journal, by Jeff Kinney, (overdrive ebook)

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Diary of a wimpy kid : Greg Heffley's journal
Title
Diary of a wimpy kid
Title remainder
Greg Heffley's journal
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by Jeff Kinney
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Language
eng
Summary
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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Diary of a wimpy kid
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Summary
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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Award
  • Books I Love Best Yearly (BILBY), Younger Reader, 2010.
  • Books I Love Best Yearly (BILBY), Younger Reader, 2012.
  • Buckeye Children's Book Award (Ohio), Grades 3-5, 2008.
  • Colorado Children's Book Award, Junior Book, 2009.
  • Garden State Children's Book Award (New Jersey), Children's Fiction, 2010.
  • Golden Archer Awards (Wisconsin): Middle/Jr. High, 2010.
  • Great Stone Face Children's Book Award (New Hampshire), 2009.
  • Indian Paintbrush Book Award (Wyoming), 2009.
  • Kentucky Bluegrass Award for Grades 3-5, 2009.
  • Maine Student Book Award, 2009.
  • North Carolina Children's Book Award, Junior Books category, 2009.
  • West Australian Young Readers' Book Award (WAYRBA), Younger Readers, 2009.
  • West Virginia Children's Choice Book Award, 2010.
  • Young Reader's Choice Award (Pacific Northwest), Junior, 2010.
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection.
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163804
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NRC
Dewey number
[Fic]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
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950
Literary form
novels
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  • 5
  • 8
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Diary of a wimpy kid
Series volume
1
Target audience
pre adolescent
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Greg Heffley's journal
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Greg Heffley's journal
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Jeff Kinney
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  • Greg Heffley's journal
  • Diary of a wimpy kid
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Greg Heffleys journal
Label
Diary of a Wimpy Kid
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http://ohdbks.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=EE506AA4-009F-4867-8419-7ABF70D13A50
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Note
Book 1 in series
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Short Desc
<p><I>Boys don't keep diaries&#8212;or do they?<p>The launch of an exciting and innovatively illustrated new series narrated by an unforgettable kid every family can relate to</I><p>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.<p>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.<p>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...<p>F&P level: T
Description
<p><I>Boys don't keep diaries&#8212;or do they?<p>The launch of an exciting and innovatively illustrated new series narrated by an unforgettable kid every family can relate to</I><p>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.<p>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.<p>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, &#147;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.<p>Since its launch in May 2004 on Funbrain.com, the Web version of <I>Diary of a Wimpy Kid</I> has been viewed by 20 million unique online readers. This year, it is averaging 70,000 readers a day.<p>F&P level: T
Sample
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Popularity
16338
Rating
4.4
Media Type
eBook
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unknown
Color
multicolored
Control code
ocm842839762
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1453971
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (217 p.)
File format
one file format
Form of item
online
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9781613122433
Isbn
9781613122433
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
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unknown
Other physical details
ill.
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unknown
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unknown
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True
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
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(OCoLC)842839762

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