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

Book 8 of 11 in the Diary of a Wimpy Kid Series
Interest LevelReading LevelReading A-ZATOSWord Count
Grades 4 - 8Grade 6n/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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  • celtics
    celticsWednesday, May 17, 2017 at 6:39 am
    • lian
      lianSunday, May 7, 2017 at 3:46 pm33 stars
      WoW WoW WoW!!
      • lian
        lianSunday, May 7, 2017 at 3:44 pm33 stars
        WoW. Hard Luck!
        • Minecraft ProFriday, May 5, 2017 at 10:50 am
          • AWSOMEST PERSONTuesday, April 25, 2017 at 1:37 pm
            This is the AWSOMEST BOOK EVER
            • I want them allTuesday, April 25, 2017 at 12:13 pm
              I want them all
              • pickle65993621
                pickle65993621Tuesday, April 25, 2017 at 10:57 am55 stars
                this was da bomb
                • curry30Monday, April 10, 2017 at 8:37 am
                  This book is so cool.
                  • love itFriday, March 24, 2017 at 8:36 am
                    love it
                    • trololololololThursday, March 2, 2017 at 1:31 pm
                      good book got dem all (:

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