The Third Wheel (Diary of a Wimpy Kid, Book 7)

Book 4 of 10 in the Diary of a Wimpy Kid Series
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Grades 4 - 8Grade 6n/a5.619525
Greg Heffley is not willing to be the odd man out.

A dance at Greg's middle school has everyone scrambling to find a partner, and Greg is determined not to be left by the wayside. So he concocts a desperate plan to find someone—anyone!—to go with on the big night.

But Greg's schemes go hilariously awry, and his only option is to attend the dance with his best friend, Rowley Jefferson, and a female classmate as a "group of friends." But the night is long, and anything can happen along the way. Who will arrive at the dance triumphantly, and who will end up being the third wheel?
Hardcover, 224 pages
Published on November 13, 2012 by Amulet Books
ISBN-10: 1419705849
ISBN-13: 9781419705847
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  • giraffematthew
    giraffematthewThursday, July 14, 2016 at 8:39 am33 stars
    In this book Greg goes to the Middle school dance. He goes to the dance with a girl... and Rowley which was kind of weird for Greg.
    • Jordan hickmanTuesday, June 14, 2016 at 10:45 am
      i love love this book
      • ethan awosumMonday, June 6, 2016 at 9:30 am
        it is like cool like ya
        • rethrox
          rethroxMonday, June 6, 2016 at 8:52 am
          #This book rocks Especially when Rowley gets chicken pocks and screams like a girl
          • vivi10
            vivi10Friday, June 3, 2016 at 10:43 am55 stars
            This is a story about Greg ,he desperately tries to get a girl before all the girls are gone,and so in the act of getting a girl he spends his lunch money on a set of candy grams.He gets delivered to him to make girls think he's hot property.In the end he goes with rowley and his girlfriend and has a supprise.READ THE BOOK ITS VERY GOOD
            • Eduado djFriday, May 27, 2016 at 12:45 pm
              it is funny
              • Spazz queenMonday, March 21, 2016 at 11:06 am
                This is a great book rowley finds love but greg obviously sees its just like ruining him! if you haven't red it READ IT! tank u
                • 10nj
                  10njThursday, March 3, 2016 at 10:10 am
                  I like this book because it shows Greg's mom and his dad kissing each other in the book and movie
                  • dominic_w21
                    dominic_w21Monday, February 29, 2016 at 5:15 pm
                    this book is talking about Greg school life and the valentine's day and so Greg want a girlfriend and go to the Valentine's day dance with him.So he sent the Candy (like a candy for gift to ask the girls to go with him) to many girls, but no one want to go to the Valentine's day dance with him.so at the end Greg went to the Valentine's day dance with his best friend Rowley and Rowley's girlfriend.i suggest the people most for the teenager to read this book because this book is fun and is interesting.
                    • dominic_w21
                      dominic_w21Monday, February 29, 2016 at 4:16 pm
                      this book is talking about a valentine's Day and Greg (the main character) he invited abigail to go out with him.i like this book it's interesting a i suggest the teenager to read this book.

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