The Last Straw (Diary of a Wimpy Kid #3)
Age Range: 8 – 12 years
It’s the third instalment of Jeff Kinney’s award winning Diary of a Wimpy Kid series, but will it be third time lucky for our hero, Greg Heffley?
It’s not easy for me to think of ways to improve myself, because I’m pretty much one of the best people I know.
Greg’s dad, Frank, is on a mission. A mission to make this wimpy kid… well, less wimpy.
All manner of ‘manly’ physical activities are planned, but Greg just about manages to find a way out of them.
That is until military academy is mentioned, and Greg realises that he’s going to have to come up with something very special to get out of this one…
7+ readers all over the world love reading about what scrapes and schemes Greg gets up to in his hilarious diaries. Full of pictures and giggles, they are the perfect gift, even for reluctant readers.
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.