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Jeff Kinney

  • 5 stars across 8 books
    Jeff Kinney Biography
    Jeff Kinney is an American cartoonist and author of children’s books, including the series, Diary of a Wimpy Kid. He even appeared in the film of Diary of a Wimpy Kid as Holly Hill’s father.
     
    In 1998 Jeff came up with the idea for Diary of a Wimpy Kid, a story about a middle-school weakling named Greg Heffley. Jeff worked on the book for six years before publishing it online on Funbrain.com in daily installments. To date, the online version of Diary of a Wimpy Kid has more than 80 million visits, and is typically read by more than 70,000 kids a day. Jeff worked on the book for a further two years before showing it to a publisher in New York. He signed a multi-book deal in 2006 and it became an instant hit. There are now more than 180 million copies of the series in print worldwide, translated into 52 languages.
     
    Jeff Kinney Facts
    Jeff spent his childhood in Washington, D.C. and moved to New England in 1995. He lives with his wife and two sons in Massachusetts, where they own a bookstore, An Unlikely Story
     
    Our favourite Jeff Kinney Book Characters
    Greg Heffley - from the Diary Of A Wimpy Kid series

    Our favourite Jeff Kinney Book Quotes
    “I'll be famous one day, but for now I'm stuck in middle school with a bunch of morons." (Diary of a Wimpy Kid)

    “I'm basically one of the best people I know.” (The Last Straw)
    1st November 2016

    Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Double Down (Diary of a Wimpy Kid Book 11)

    Book 11 in the phenomenally bestselling Diary of a Wimpy Kid series is out now! The pressure's really piling up on Greg... More

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    9th April 2015

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    1st October 2014

    Wimpy Kid Greg

    The Wimpy Kid Greg Backpack Notes from Mudpuppy are the perfect way to take one of your favorite Wimpy Kid characters on... More

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    1st October 2014

    Wimpy Kid Rowley

    The Wimpy Kid Rowley Backpack Notes from Mudpuppy are the perfect way to take one of your favorite Wimpy Kid characters ... More

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    1st October 2014

    Wimpy Kid Fregley

    The Wimpy Kid Fregley Backpack Notes from Mudpuppy are the perfect way to take one of your favorite Wimpy Kid characters... More

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    3rd November 2011

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