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  • Published: 30 August 2010
  • ISBN: 9780670074952
  • Imprint: Viking
  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 228
  • RRP: $17.99

Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days (Book 4)




'Genre-busting series ... spot-on humour and a winning formula.' Publisher's Weekly

It's the summer holidays, the weather's great, and all the kids are having fun outside. So where's Greg Heffley? Inside his house, playing video games with the shades drawn.

Greg, a self-confessed 'indoor person,' is living out his ultimate summer fantasy: no responsibilities and no rules. But Greg's mom has a different vision for an ideal summer . . . one packed with outdoor activities and 'family togetherness.'

Whose vision will win out? Or will a new addition to the Heffley family change everything?

  • Published: 30 August 2010
  • ISBN: 9780670074952
  • Imprint: Viking
  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 228
  • RRP: $17.99

About the author

Jeff Kinney

Jeff Kinney is the #1 USA Today, New York Times, and Wall Street Journal bestselling author of the Diary of Wimpy Kid series and a six-time Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Award winner for Favorite Book. Wrecking Ball, book 14, was published in November 2019, and was an instant #1 global bestseller. Rowley Jefferson’s Awesome Friendly Adventure was published in August 2020, was an instant #1 New York Times bestseller, and has remained on the New York Times bestseller list since publication. 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 Washington, D.C., area and moved to New England in 1995. Jeff lives with his wife and two sons in Massachusetts, where they own a bookstore, An Unlikely Story.

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Awards & recognition

BILBY Children's Choice Awards

Shortlisted  •  2013  •  Younger Readers

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