Title Profile & Character Information

Diary of a Wimpy Kid

Annotation
An exciting new series begins. Greg Heffley is thrust into middle school, where undersized weaklings share the hallways with kids who are taller, meaner, and already shaving. The hazards of growing up are uniquely revealed through words and drawings as Greg records them in his diary.

Awards
2007  Original Voices Award
2009  Dorothy Canfield Fisher Children's Book Award
2010  Garden State Children's Book Awards
2010  Bilby (Books I Love Best Yearly) Award

Characters
NameHeffley, Greg
GenderBoy
OccupationStudent

NameRowley
GenderMale
OccupationStudent

GenreFiction
Juvenile
Coming of age
    --Humorous
Book tie-in
    --Comics
TopicsSchool
Bullies
Adolescence
Popularity
Peer pressure
Diaries
Male friendship


Series
  Diary of a wimpy kid series
1Diary of a wimpy kid
2Rodrick rules
3The Last straw
4Dog days
5The Ugly truth
6Cabin fever