All the Diary of a Wimpy Kid Books You Need to Read

A list of all the Diary of a Wimpy Kid books in order of publication, from Diary of a Wimpy Kid to Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Meltdown.

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Diary of a Wimpy Kid

Diary of a Wimpy Kid is a series of fiction books written by American author and cartoonist Jeff Kinney. All the books in the series are written in the first person view of protagonist Greg Heffley. The series follows Greg’s adventures in and out of middle school. The books have been very successful, selling more than 200 million copies worldwide.

Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules

Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules is the second book in the Diary of a Wimpy Kid series. The book was first published in 2008.

In this book, Greg is trying to figure out how to deal with his older brother, Rodrick. Rodrick is always trying to embarrass Greg or get him into trouble. Things get even more complicated when their parents make them spend more time together.

Will Greg be able to survive being around Rodrick all the time? You’ll have to read the book to find out!

Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Last Straw

Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Last Straw is the third book in the Diary of a Wimpy Kid series. In this installment, Greg Heffley is determined to prove to his father and everyone else that he is not a wimpy kid.

To do this, he comes up with a plan to turn himself into the school’s toughest kid. But when his classmates start to get hurt, Greg realizes that he might have bitten off more than he can chew.

This book is just as funny and relatable as the first two in the series, and it’s sure to leave readers laughing out loud.

Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days

Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days is the fourth book in the Diary of a Wimpy Kid series. In this installment, Greg Heffley is looking forward to a fun-filled summer vacation.
But when his mother signs him up for detention at the local pool for two whole weeks, Greg realizes that his summer might not be as fun as he thought it would be.

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To make matters worse, his best friend Rowley is off on a family vacation, leaving Greg completely alone to face the dreaded pool days. Can Greg make it through two whole weeks without going completely crazy?

Find out in Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days, the fourth hilarious installment in Jeff Kinney’s bestselling series!

Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Ugly Truth

Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Ugly Truth is the fifth book in the Diary of a Wimpy Kid series by American author and cartoonist Jeff Kinney, first published in 2010.

The book follows protagonist Greg Heffley as he navigates his way through the ups and downs of middle school, trying to find his place amongst his classmates, struggling with girls and testing the limits with his best friend Rowley.

As Greg’s teenage years loom on the horizon, he starts to become more aware of the changes happening to his body and wonders if he is really ready to grow up. With honesty and humor, Kinney addresses the fears and uncertainties that all kids face as they journey through adolescence in this fifth Diary of a Wimpy Kid book.

Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Cabin Fever

It’s wintertime, and Greg Heffley finds himself besieged by cabin fever. But when a blizzard traps his whole family inside the house for several days, Greg starts to realize that some size problems are more than just Skinny Sticks. Then, just as the Heffleys are about to turn their thermostat up to tropical levels, disaster strikes: Dad loses his job, and with it all their money. Can the family weather another of Greg’s calamitous schemes?

Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Third Wheel

The Third Wheel is the seventh book in the Diary of a Wimpy Kid series. It was released on November 13, 2012.

In the book, Greg Heffley is once again left out when his best friend Rowley chooses to spend time with his new girlfriend Abby. Greg becomes determined to find a girlfriend of his own, and he sets his sights on Holly Hills. But just when it seems like things are going his way, everything starts to fall apart.

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The Third Wheel was a New York Times bestseller and received positive reviews from critics.

Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Hard Luck

Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Hard Luck is the eighth book in the Diary of a Wimpy Kid series. The book was released on November 5, 2013.

The main conflict in the book is between Greg Heffley and his best friend Rowley Jefferson. The two friends have a falling out, and Greg must find a way to win Rowley back.

This book also features the return of Greg’s older brother, Rodrick. Rodrick is up to his usual antics, and he makes life difficult for Greg throughout the book.

Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Long Haul

Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Long Haul is the ninth book in the Diary of a Wimpy Kid series by Jeff Kinney. The book was released on November 4, 2014.

The Long Haul follows the Heffley family as they embark on a road trip to visit Meemaw, Greg’s grandma. However, things quickly go off the rails when Greg and his friend Rowley try to make some money by starting their own pig business.

The Long Haul was well-received by critics, who praised its humor and heart. It was also a commercial success, debuting at #1 on the New York Times bestseller list.

Diary of a Wimpy Kid Do-It-Yourself Book

Diary of a Wimpy Kid Do-It-Yourself Book is the first book in the Diary of a Wimpy Kid series. The book was released on April 1, 2007.

The book is about a boy named Greg Heffley who starts a journal where he talks about his life. He talks about his family, friends, and school. He also talks about his struggles with fitting in and being popular.

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Do-It-Yourself Book was very well received by critics. They praised the book for its humor and for being relatable to kids. The book was also a commercial success, selling over 1 million copies in 2007 alone.

Do-It-Yourself Book has been adapted into two movies, Diary of a Wimpy Kid (2010) and Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules (2011).

Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Movie Diary

Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Movie Diary is the third Diary of a Wimpy Kid book. It was released on October 12, 2010, and it is a tie-in to the film Diary of a Wimpy Kid.

The book starts with Greg Heffley giving the reader a tour of his house, and then introducing his family. He then talks about how he got into movies, and how he became interested in directing. He talks about his favorite movies, and then gives the reader some advice on how to make their own movies.

The second half of the book is Greg’s movie diary, which chronicles the making of the Diary of a Wimpy Kid movie. It includes behind-the-scenes information, such as casting decisions and what it was like working with the cast and crew.

Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Special Cheesiest Edition

Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Special Cheesiest Edition is the perfect book for Diary of a Wimpy Kid fans who want to catch up on all the books in the series. This special edition includes the first ten books in the series, as well as bonus content like exclusive interviews and behind-the-scenes information. Whether you’re a Wimp yourself or you know someone who is, this is the ultimate Wimpy Kid collection.

Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules – The Musical

The third book in the popular Diary of a Wimpy Kid series is now a musical! The story follows middle schooler Greg Heffley as he tries to navigate life with his older brother, who seems to be constantly out to get him. With a mix of humor and heart, this book is perfect for anyone who’s ever had a sibling they just couldn’t get along with.

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