Thinking of the perfect birthday present for your child? It's always a great idea to give books as gifts. Does your son/daughter like the Diary of a Wimpy Kid series? Has he/she faithfully been following the series? Then you should definitely encourage hihe/sher reading habit and buy Diary of a Wimpy Kid - 6: Cabin Fever!
This is the 6th book in the series. Like all the others in this series, this book was also well received by children and adults around the world. The series won multiple awards, and is considered one of the best children's books of recent times. The story revolves around Greg Hefley and his family. It's Christmas time, but Greg is having no fun whatsoever. He is miserable, as he is stuck inside the house in the holiday season. His family constantly pampers and spoils his little brother Manny, and Greg has to watch it all day long. Besides this, his elder brother Rodrick is constantly thinking of ways to annoy Greg and playing pranks on him.
He has also got into other types of trouble with the school authority. Someone has been vandalizing school property, and Greg is suspected to be the one responsible for the damage. Greg is anxiously waiting out the snow storm to see the reaction of the police and everyone else. Is he responsible for the deed, or is he innocent? Read on to find out!
About the Author
Jeff Kinney is the author of this bestselling series. He loves drawing comics, as is apparent in his works. His books are never all text - comical figures and representations of people that Greg sees is always depicted. Kinney knew what he wanted to do as early as his college days. He ran a newspaper comic strip called Igdoof when he was studying at The University of Maryland. In 1988, he first got the idea for this series that would win him many awards and much fame. After 6 years of hard work, the first book was released online on Funbrain.com. Today, however, more than 80 million people are devoted fans of the series.
For readers who have been following the story of Greg religiously, it will not matter what critics thought. However, critics did give highly positive reviews for this book. Jeff Kinney also won a Children's Book Council Best Author Award for this book in 2012. The Guardian gave this a book a glowing positive review and named it one of the funniest children's books. Besides this, it was also nominated for Special Award for Humour in Comics, at the 2012 Harvey Awards. This 240 page book is a fantastic work of art, and anyone irrespective of their age will love it!
Diary of a Wimpy Kid - 6: Cabin Fever is available online on Junglee today. What are you waiting for? Order it online and have it delivered home today - it will make the perfect present for your child and give him/her several hours of fun too!