Who Is Jeff Kinney?

Product Number: EB00613466
Released: Aug 18, 2015
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9780399539701
Publisher: Penguin Workshop
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Even as a kid, everyone thought Jeff Kinney was talented. People loved his drawings, and when he went to college, his comic strip Igdoof was so popular that it spread to other universities! Still, Jeff faced challenges. His cartoons were rejected by syndicates that claimed his art was unprofessional. Then, an idea struck: Jeff would write a journal from the perspective of a child, illustrated with doodles just like a kid might do. And so, the Diary of a Wimpy Kid series was born-and it was a hit! In this biography, Jeff's brother, Patrick Kinney, provides a knowledgeable look at the life of this best-selling authorllustrator. From Jeff's childhood pranks to his job developing online games, kids will love the chance to learn more about the creator of the popular Wimpy Kid books. From the Trade Paperback edition.

Author(s): Patrick Kinney, Who HQ
Series: Who Was...?
Awards:New York Times Bestseller
Original Publish Date: Aug 18, 2015

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