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Diary of an awesome friendly kid : Rowley Jefferson's journal / by Jeff Kinney.

Kinney, Jeff, author, illustrator. (Author).
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  • 4 of 11 copies available at LARL/NWRL Consortium.
  • 1 of 2 copies available at Lake Agassiz Regional Library. (Show preferred library)

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0 current holds with 11 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Gonvick LINK Site J KIN (Text) 33500013067103 New Available -
Moorhead Public Library J KIN (Text) 33500013067111 New Checked out 08/26/2019
Godel Memorial-Warren Library j KIN (Text) 35500006154619 Main Checked out 09/05/2019
Greenbush Public Library j KIN (Text) 35500006154700 Main Checked out 08/29/2019
Grygla LINK Site j KIN (Text) 35500006154486 Main Available -
Hallock Public Library j KIN (Text) 35500006154635 Main Available -
Karlstad LINK Site j KIN (Text) 35500006154627 Main Checked out 09/04/2019
Red Lake Falls Public Library j KIN (Text) 35500006154726 Main Available -
Thief River Falls Public Library j KIN (Text) 35500006154718 Main Checked out 08/29/2019
Warroad Public Library j KIN (Text) 35500006154593 Main Checked out 09/12/2019
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781419740275
  • ISBN: 141974027X
  • Physical Description: 217 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Amulet Books, 2019.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.: In his first journal, middle schooler Rowley Jefferson, Greg Heffley's sidekick, records his experiences and misguided decision to write a biography of Greg, who, in his own mind, is destined to become rich and famous.
Reviews

  • Booklist Reviews : Booklist Reviews 2019 April #2
    Greg Heffley has spent plenty of time in the spotlight, wouldn't you say? His best friend, Rowley, certainly thinks so, and this spin-off of the wildly popular Wimpy Kid series gives the beleaguered sidekick a chance to shine (sort of). It starts out well enough, with Rowley narrating his exploits in classic Kinney style, but soon Greg catches on and mayhem ensues. First, Greg insists Rowley write an official biography of Greg, but Rowley's anecdotes aren't particularly laudatory—in fact, Greg comes off as a pretty big jerk. Naturally, this only leads to more hilarity, particularly around Rowley and Greg's odd-couple friendship. As you'd probably expect, Kinney perfectly captures middle-school logic and relationships, especially the manic escalation of fights. Rowley emerges as a sweet if gullible kid, whose desire to be a good friend leads him down some questionable paths. Laughs abound, of course, and a roundup of lies Greg told Rowley is particularly hilarious. Kinney has mastered this format, and fans of the beloved series will be delighted by this fresh perspective.HIGH-DEMAND BACKSTORY: This is certainly one of the biggest books to come out this year. Kinney's fans already know all about it, so plan accordingly! Grades 2-5. Copyright 2019 Booklist Reviews.

Author Notes

Jeff Kinney is a #1 New York Times bestselling author and four-time Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Award winner for Favorite Book. Jeff has been named one of Time magazine’s 100 Most Influential People in the World. He is also the creator of Poptropica, which was named one of Time’s 50 Best Websites. He spent his childhood in the Washington, D.C., area and moved to New England in 1995. Jeff lives with his wife and two sons in Plainville, Massachusetts, where he owns a bookstore, An Unlikely Story.

Subject: Best friends > Fiction.
Friendship > Fiction.
Authorship > Fiction.
Biography > Fiction.
Diaries > Fiction.
Humorous stories.
JUVENILE FICTION / General.
JUVENILE FICTION / Humorous Stories.
JUVENILE FICTION / Comics & Graphic Novels / General.
Best friends > Juvenile fiction.
Friendship > Juvenile fiction.
Authorship > Juvenile fiction.
Biographical fiction.
Diaries > Juvenile fiction.
Humorous stories.
Genre: Diary fiction.
Novels.
Children's stories.
Novels.
Diary fiction.
JUVENILE FICTION / General.
JUVENILE FICTION / Humorous Stories.
JUVENILE FICTION / Comics & Graphic Novels / General.

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