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The Last Straw

Average rating
4 out of 5
Based on 34,441 Ratings and 3,214 Reviews

Book Description
FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. Lets face it: Greg Heffley will never change his wimpy ways. Somebody just needs to explain that to Gregs father. But when Gregs dad threatens to send him to military academy, Greg realizes he has to shape up . . . or get shipped out.
Book Information
PublisherTurtleback Books
BindingLibrary Binding (23 editions)
Reading LevelAges 9-12
# of Pages224
Publication Date01/01/2009
The Creators
About Jeff Kinney (Author) : Diary of a Wimpy Kid author Jeff Kinney didn’t grow up wanting to be a children’s author. His dream was to become a newspaper cartoonist, but he wasn’t able to get his comic strips syndicated. ... more
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8/21/2016 Zaid Alam

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11/19/2010 josh smith tagged as: I read

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9/25/2010 L Taylor tagged as: I read

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3/25/2010 Sandra Bright said: The students at my school can't seem to get enough of this book!
tags: I recommend

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9/11/2009 Tina Mackin said: my son loves this book!
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7/9/2009 Debbie - onyx95 tagged as: I read

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6/30/2009 Nicole Downing

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6/27/2009 Lorraine Florido said: Unique concept which will undoubtedly entice young readers with entertaining wit.

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4/2/2009 Gail Fattori said: My daughter got me on these. Soooo Cute.
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3/20/2009 Tinna Croy tagged as: I read

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2/5/2009 JoAnn Hubach said:
Hysterically funny and true to life, this book is taking our school by storm. Kids are reading it in the halls, after school, EVERYWHERE! And they're talking about it. Just bought it for a kid at school, and he gave me a polite "Thank you". Next morning, he told me he stayed up til 10:00 reading it... more

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