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

By Jeff Kinney
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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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  • sashazxyz
    sashazxyzThursday, September 18, 2014 at 9:25 am
    This Book is amazing :D
    • Wimpy kid fan!!Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at 6:35 pm
      I read this book and it's really good! Who ever thought someone would use rowley
      • bucsfan29
        bucsfan29Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at 3:43 pm
        I literally love this series it seems like each one is way more funny!
        • 4804117579
          4804117579Saturday, September 13, 2014 at 11:14 am
          i like this book
          • adan
            adanMonday, September 8, 2014 at 1:14 pm3 stars
            It's a really awsome book in the beging rowley still hasn't broke up with his girlfriend And Greg thinks it's ruining there friend ship
            • moonboom6
              moonboom6Wednesday, September 3, 2014 at 7:51 am5 stars
              i read all of them! and the movie!
              • allencha001
                allencha001Friday, August 29, 2014 at 7:02 am
                I got almost all of them!
                • inandout
                  inandoutWednesday, August 13, 2014 at 9:12 am5 stars
                  i love it!!!!!!!
                  • princess135
                    princess135Monday, August 11, 2014 at 3:47 pm
                    I love this book and the series
                    • pminces
                      pmincesFriday, August 1, 2014 at 9:16 am
                      I love how Jeff Kinney makes every book funnier.

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