But Greg is not built to spend the summer with the outside world, especially after a few incidents with his family and best friend, Rowley. They showed up to pay them back and they force Rowley to eat the cheese at the blacktop, but Greg gets away by lying to the angry, bad tempered teenagers saying he is allergic to dairy products.
Greg rarely wears shorts in this book, usually appearing in long pants or jeans.
On the bright side, Greg states, he received his first actual letter from Mamadou Montpierre, his new French pen pal. Greg is cast as a tree in The Wizard of Oz, but he manages to sabotage and shut down the entire performance after he pelts the lead actress with apples, breaking her glasses.
This is the first book in which the color of the spine is different than that of the cover. Rodrick tells Greg that he's glad that he's his brother. Will anything go right? Jeff Kinney stated in an interview that the book will be about exceptionalism.
Rowley is a loyal friend, but he sometimes behaves in an immature or childish manner. Rowley goes on vacations all the time, which annoys Greg. Greg later discusses how the Spineticklers books give him nightmares and how he regrets buying them. Greg chooses the French Horn because he thinks it will be easy to play, due to the fact that it only has three buttons.
Summaries 4 Summaries Summer vacation started, and Greg has his own way to enjoy it with video games. Greg and Rowley mend their friendship. The film doesn't turn out well and is unusable, mainly because Susan starts dancing and it is captured on film by the school's official photographer.
On Christmas day, Greg writes that he gets very few presents that he likes. Azure and Oriental Green.
He tries to fit in at his school, but usually he does not succeed. He then talks about how his brain works and how he has been lied to so many times over the years.
Greg then talks about a plan to freeze himself to the future and how Halloween is coming up. Rowley goes on vacations all the time, which annoys Greg. On Christmas day, Greg writes that he gets very few presents that he likes.
That summed up his summer, Greg writes in his journal. Greg then leaves and runs home in the middle of the night. The principal suspects Rowley, as Greg was wearing Rowley's jacket. The Cheese Touch is also discussed, and how other students keep trying to bring it back in a different form such as a Roast Beef Touch ; however, the kids unsuccessfully try to make it work.
The twelfth book, The Getaway was published on November 7, followed by the thirteenth book, The Meltdown on October 30, In the first half of the book, Rowley and Greg endure events such as Halloween, learning how to wrestle, and acting in the play of The Wizard of Oz as a tree.
The sleepover turns into a disaster as Fregley becomes hyper by eating too many jelly beans and begins to chase Greg with a booger. They do come home, but get a surprise when they come to the driveway—Greg's father drenches the two friends with a trash can full of water. The movie poster is shown on Page Susan starts a program that she calls Mom Bucks.
It is passed around the school, and later gets to Abe Hall, who moved to California still holding the Cheese Touch. This is also the first book with the new Amulet logo. This upsets Greg's mom, who orders them to come home.
Rodrick develops a reputation as being the drummer from the "Dancing Mom" video. Roderick Rules by Jeff Kinney is the second book in the series and begins with Greg writing in his new journal. They try out for the show, but don't make it. Despite Greg's best efforts to become "class clown" in the favorites page in the yearbook, the title is given to Rowley for his "Zoo-Wee Mama" comics.
He feels that he has wasted his money. Devastated, Greg asks his mother if he can be transferred to another school. Namely the clown jumpscares, and Ita novel by Stephen Kingwhich became a movie in After that, Rowley began giving Greg the cold shoulder.Diary of a Wimpy Kid is a satirical realistic fiction comedy novel for children and teenagers written and illustrated by Jeff Kinney.
It is the first book in the Diary of a Wimpy Kid series. The book is about a boy named Greg Heffley and his struggles to. Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Double Down is the 11th book in the Diary of a Wimpy Kid series.
It was released on November 1, Artist: Jeff Kinney. Diary of a Wimpy Kid study guide contains a biography of Jeff Kinney, literature essays, a complete e-text, quiz questions, major themes, characters, and a full summary and analysis.
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