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Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Hard Luck (Book 8)

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Grades 4 - 8n/an/a5.518271
This is the winner of the Nickelodeon 2014 Kids Choice Awards for 'Favourite Book'. The Wimpy Kid is back! In the most hotly-anticipated children's book release of the year, the hilarious, globally-bestselling and award-winning Diary of a Wimpy Kid series, sees book 8 hit our shelves this November! Greg Heffley's on a losing streak. His best friend, Rowley Jefferson, has ditched him, and finding new friends in middle school is proving to be a tough task. To change his fortunes, Greg decides to take a leap of faith and turn his decisions over to chance. Will a roll of the dice turn things around, or is Greg's life destined to be just another hard-luck story? It is perfect for readers of 8+ and also reluctant readers. You can also discover Greg on the big screen in any one of the three Wimpy Kid Movie box office smashes. Praise for Jeff Kinney: "The world has gone crazy for Jeff Kinney's Diary of a Wimpy Kid". (Sun). "Kinney is right up there with J K Rowling as one of the bestselling children's authors on the planet". (Independent). "The most hotly anticipated children's book of the year is here - Diary of a Wimpy Kid". (Big Issue). "Hilarious". (Telegraph). As well as being the international bestselling author of Diary of a Wimpy Kid, Jeff Kinney is also an online developer and designer. He is the creator of the children's virtual world, Poptropica. Jeff has been named one of Time magazine's most influential people in the world. His original Diary of a Wimpy Kid was voted 'Best Children's Book of the Last 10 Years' by UK readers. Jeff lives with his family in Massachusetts, USA.
Hardcover, 224 pages
Published on November 5, 2013 by Harry N. Abrams
ISBN-10: 1419711326
ISBN-13: 9781419711329
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  • iconiaboye
    iconiaboyeFriday, September 25, 2015 at 6:57 pm
    I really like Diary of a Wimpy Kid.They are all my favorite.Actually it would be Diary Wimpy Kid Dog Days,but they are all great books.
    • krillkill
      krillkillFriday, September 25, 2015 at 5:02 pm55 stars
      • jfoor
        jfoorFriday, September 25, 2015 at 1:57 pm
        This is a great book I love these books
        • teemoney
          teemoneyTuesday, September 22, 2015 at 7:50 am
          I'm in love with his books.
          • 14ar
            14arThursday, September 17, 2015 at 9:49 am55 stars
            its about that rowley has a girlfriend and gregs about his life change against rowley and meemaw dimond ring was lost so they were finding it then greg found a magic 8 ball and used it then greg found meemaws dimond ring.
            • 08ac
              08acThursday, September 17, 2015 at 7:45 am
              ok so everyone has read this write because theres two more than this but the other ones coming so you better catch up!
              • 23gh
                23ghThursday, September 17, 2015 at 7:43 am
                I love diary of a wimpy kid, there are 1 of my favorite books
                • 12mc
                  12mcThursday, September 17, 2015 at 7:21 am
                  so funny ! :)
                  • lionWednesday, September 16, 2015 at 4:16 pm
                    It is awesome
                    • booksrule
                      booksruleMonday, September 14, 2015 at 7:51 pm
                      its a really funny book with lots of HARD LUCK

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