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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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  • moneyball
    moneyballWednesday, January 7, 2015 at 8:13 am55 stars
    • 00022939
      00022939Tuesday, January 6, 2015 at 1:28 pm55 stars
      This looks like a really good book
      • vanessagarcia
        vanessagarciaSunday, January 4, 2015 at 12:49 pm
        That is a good book
        • purpleminnu
          purpleminnuSaturday, December 20, 2014 at 6:56 am
          killer book! it was awesome... this coming from a girl!!!
          • hollyFriday, December 19, 2014 at 10:28 am
            diary of a wimpy kid rules
            • killer_whale
              killer_whaleThursday, December 18, 2014 at 3:40 pm
              This book was OKAY wasn't the best...
              • belliebopThursday, December 18, 2014 at 2:47 pm
                i wish i could read this book but there is no libraries close to me. ;(
                • hopey_luvs_ya
                  hopey_luvs_yaFriday, January 9, 2015 at 11:00 am
                  They may not have it at he library anyway! It took them forever to get some books i wanted at my library
                • wolfy43
                  wolfy43Tuesday, December 16, 2014 at 4:37 pm
                  this was verrrry funny
                  • sailormanenzo
                    sailormanenzoTuesday, December 16, 2014 at 11:13 am55 stars
                    It was the best book ever. I think that this was the best on in the series. If you have not read it read it now.
                    • targeted
                      targetedSaturday, December 13, 2014 at 6:46 am
                      one of the best books on earth

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