The Resource The last straw, by Jeff Kinney

The last straw, by Jeff Kinney

Label
The last straw
Title
The last straw
Statement of responsibility
by Jeff Kinney
Title variation
  • Greg Heffley's journal
  • Diary of a wimpy kid
Title variation remainder
Greg Heffleys journal
Creator
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Middle-schooler Greg Heffley nimbly sidesteps his father's attempts to change Greg's wimpy ways until his father threatens to send him to military school
Member of
Summary
Greg records his sixth grade experiences in a middle school where he and his best friend, Rowley, undersized weaklings amid boys who need to shave twice daily, hope just to survive, but when Rowley grows more popular, Greg must take drastic measures to save their friendship
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Books I Love Best Yearly (BILBY), Younger Reader, 2010.
  • Books I Love Best Yearly (BILBY), Younger Reader, 2012.
  • Buckeye Children's Book Award (Ohio), Grades 3-5, 2008.
  • Colorado Children's Book Award, Junior Book, 2009.
  • Garden State Children's Book Award (New Jersey), Children's Fiction, 2010.
  • Golden Archer Awards (Wisconsin): Middle/Jr. High, 2010.
  • Great Stone Face Children's Book Award (New Hampshire), 2009.
  • Indian Paintbrush Book Award (Wyoming), 2009.
  • Kentucky Bluegrass Award for Grades 3-5, 2009.
  • Maine Student Book Award, 2009.
  • North Carolina Children's Book Award, Junior Books category, 2009.
  • West Australian Young Readers' Book Award (WAYRBA), Younger Readers, 2009.
  • West Virginia Children's Choice Book Award, 2010.
  • Young Reader's Choice Award (Pacific Northwest), Junior, 2010.
Awards note
A Junior Library Guild selection.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
163804
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kinney, Jeff
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
  • 950
  • 950
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 5
  • 8
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Diary of a wimpy kid
Series volume
3
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Middle schools
  • Schools
  • Families
  • Diaries
  • Humorous stories
  • Humorous stories
Target audience
juvenile
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
Greg Heffley's journal
Label
The last straw, by Jeff Kinney
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
217 pages
Isbn
9781419741876
Lccn
2008060022
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)227919110
Label
The last straw, by Jeff Kinney
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
217 pages
Isbn
9781419741876
Lccn
2008060022
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)227919110

Subject

Genre

Member of

Included in

Library Locations

    • Adams Park BranchBorrow it
      2231 Campbellton Rd. SW, Atlanta, GA, 30311, US
      33.705661 -84.461671
    • Alpharetta BranchBorrow it
      10 Park Plaza, Alpharetta, GA, 30009, US
      34.073948 -84.292303
    • College Park BranchBorrow it
      3647 Main Street, College Park, GA, 30337, US
      33.655687 -84.449745
    • East Roswell BranchBorrow it
      2301 Holcomb Bridge Road, Roswell, GA, 30076, US
      34.002886 -84.294341
    • East Point BranchBorrow it
      2757 Main Street, East Point, GA, 30344, US
      33.680351 -84.440695
    • Fairburn Hobgood-PalmerBorrow it
      60 Valley View Drive, Fairburn, GA, 30311, US
      33.566783 -84.584948
    • Kirkwood BranchBorrow it
      11 Kirkwood Road SE, Atlanta, GA, 30317, US
      33.751446 -84.321255
    • Martin Luther King Jr.BranchBorrow it
      409 John Wesley Dobbs Ave., Atlanta, GA, 30312, US
      33.758567 -84.373984
    • Metropolitan BranchBorrow it
      1332 Metropolitan Parkway, Atlanta, GA, 30310, US
      33.718804 -84.407351
    • Milton BranchBorrow it
      855 Mayfield Rd, Milton, GA, 30009, US
      34.090136 -84.336532
    • Northwest at Scotts CrossingBorrow it
      2489 Perry Boulevard NW, Atlanta, GA, 30318, US
      33.804977 -84.469556
    • Palmetto BranchBorrow it
      9111 Cascade Palmetto Hwy, Palmetto, GA, 30268, US
      33.53057 -84.664268
    • Peachtree BranchBorrow it
      1315 Peachtree Street NE, Atlanta, GA, 30309, US
      33.790668 -84.384799
    • Roswell BranchBorrow it
      115 Norcross Street, Roswell, GA, 30075, US
      34.025015 -84.357937
    • Sandy Springs BranchBorrow it
      395 Mount Vernon Hwy, Sandy Springs, GA, 30328, US
      33.923975 -84.374292
    • Southeast Atlanta BranchBorrow it
      1463 Pryor Road, Atlanta, GA, 30315, US
      33.714794 -84.394275
    • South Fulton BranchBorrow it
      4055 Flat Shoals Road, Union City, GA, 30291, US
      33.587797 -84.51959
    • Southwest BranchBorrow it
      3665 Cascade Road SW, Atlanta, GA, 30331, US
      33.724419 -84.506745
    • Washington Park BranchBorrow it
      1116 Martin Luther King, Jr., Drive, Atlanta, GA, 30314, US
      33.75418 -84.423729
    • Wolf Creek BranchBorrow it
      3100 Enon Road, Atlanta, GA, 30331, US
      33.672616 -84.574193
Processing Feedback ...