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  • Published: 22 December 2010
  • ISBN: 9780141335445
  • Imprint: Puffin
  • Format: Audio CD
  • Pages: 2
  • RRP: $12.99

Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Ugly Truth (Book 5)




There is no doubt that the endearing escapades of the ever self-absorbed Greg Heffley and his motley band of friends has got all his fans hanging out for this next instalment. Following on from the huge success of books 1-4, the DIY diary, the movie diary and the film itself, book number five will suck us all in with glee and giggles.

The massively funny fifth book in the bestselling and award-winning Diary of a Wimpy Kid series. Now available as 2 x Audio CDs. Read by actor, Ramon de Ocampo.
Greg Heffley has always been in a hurry to grow up. But is getting older really all it's cracked up to be?
Suddenly Greg is dealing with the pressures of boy-girl parties, increased responsibilities, and even the awkward changes that come with getting older. And after a fight with his best friend Rowley, it looks like Greg is going to have to face the "ugly truth" all by himself . . .
%%%The massively funny fifth book in the bestselling and award-winning Diary of a Wimpy Kid series. Now available as 2 x Audio CDs. Read by actor, Ramon de Ocampo.

Greg Heffley has always been in a hurry to grow up. But is getting older really all it's cracked up to be?

Suddenly Greg is dealing with the pressures of boy-girl parties, increased responsibilities, and even the awkward changes that come with getting older. And after a fight with his best friend Rowley, it looks like Greg is going to have to face the "ugly truth" all by himself . . .

  • Published: 22 December 2010
  • ISBN: 9780141335445
  • Imprint: Puffin
  • Format: Audio CD
  • Pages: 2
  • RRP: $12.99

About the author

Jeff Kinney

Jeff Kinney is a #1 New York Times bestselling author and a six-time Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Award winner for Favorite Book for his Diary of a Wimpy Kid series. 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 Massachusetts, where they own a bookstore, An Unlikely Story. For more Wimpy Kid, visit wimpykid.com.

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Awards & recognition

BILBY Children's Choice Awards

Shortlisted  •  2011  •  Younger Readers

WAYRBA Children's Choice Awards

Winner  •  2012  •  Younger Readers

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