If you are new to the popular Diary of a Wimpy Kid series, then here’s a whole new binge-reading series awaiting you! Jeff Kinney’s Diary of a Wimpy Kid is adding a new book to the series: Big Shot.
The author of the whole crazy-popular Diary of a Wimpy Kid, Jeff Kinney just announced its 16th book to the series: Big shot. Jeff Kinney through his official Twitter account also revealed he’s still working on his new book to Diary of a Wimpy Kid series. The book will be released across more than 20 countries on 26th October 2021.
Diary of a Wimpy Kid Series:
The whole series revolves around the story of a wimpy kid, Greg Heffley, and through his adventures. The whole comic with cool illustrations and templates has quite made buzz among kids as well as adults. The whole Diary of Wimpy kid already has 15 books, four movie diaries, and one activity book released with one upcoming book: Big Shot! There is also a spin-off series focused on the viewpoint of Greg’s best friend, Rowley Jefferson. Action-figure toys of characters Greg, Rowley, and Fregley are also on the market. Even the audiobooks of each installment of the Diary Of a Wimpy Kid are available.
Book 16! Comes out in late October. Working on it now! pic.twitter.com/DqruhbYHMS
— Jeff Kinney (@wimpykid) May 27, 2021
Following the journey of Greg Heffley from his struggle to become famous in his school (in his first book), to all the adventure and misadventure he has been thorough. Whether how Greg tries to impress his crush, or coping up with a new pet dog. Greg’s realization of the ugly truth of growing up, finding Valentine’s Day date, or the Heffleys finding themselves stranding again somewhere. The whole book series is funny, interesting, and engages the readers till last. Now with the announcement of the new book, we are going to meet Greg again. Adding to the series, Jeff Kinney is bringing the 16th edition: Big Shot. This time the theme is: Sports!
Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Big Shots
The publisher of Diary of a Wimpy Kid Puffin Books made announcements of this addition to the series. The book will be released in hard paperback and e-book editions on 26th October. The animated show of the series will also be streaming on Disney+.
Kinney has already sold more than 14 million copies of his best novel series. Puffins are already excited about the launch of this new book in the series. The story of Big Shot is about Greg unwillingly giving one more chance to play a basketball game. The publisher said: “Tryouts are a mess, and Greg is sure he won’t make the cut. But he unexpectedly lands a spot on the worst team. As Greg and his new teammates start the season, their chances of winning even a single game look slim. But in sports, anything can happen. When everything is on the line and the ball is in Greg’s hands, will he rise to the occasion? Or will he blow his big shot?”
About the author: Jeff Kinney
Jeff Kinney is an American author and cartoonist best known for his insanely famous Diary of a Wimpy Kid series. In 1988 he came up with the idea of the character, Greg Haffley to illustrates the story of his own personal life. He worked for almost 8 years before showing the story to the publisher. The series became an instant hit and already bagged many awards. He’s still active working He also created Poptropica, an online role-playing game.