1300 187 187
 
The Long Haul  : Diary of a Wimpy Kid : Book 9 - Jeff Kinney

The Long Haul

Diary of a Wimpy Kid : Book 9

Paperback

Published: 5th November 2014
For Ages: 7 - 11 years old
In Stock. Usually ships in 1-2 business days
RRP $14.99
$10.50
30%
OFF

A family road trip is supposed to be a lot of fun . . . unless, of course, you're the Heffleys. The journey starts off full of promise, then quickly takes several wrong turns. Gas station bathrooms, crazed seagulls, a fender bender, and a runaway pig—not exactly Greg Heffley's idea of a good time. But even the worst road trip can turn into an adventure—and this is one the Heffleys won't soon forget.

The Diary of Wimpy Kid series of books, by best-selling author Jeff Kinney, charts the highs and lows of our middle school hero, Greg, as he stumbles and fumbles from childhood to teenhood via school-hood. Sometimes helped by his friends and family, often not helped by himself!

REVIEW SNAPSHOT®

by PowerReviews
The Long Haul
 
4.5

(based on 2 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (0)

Reviewed by 2 customers

Sort by

Displaying reviews 1-2

Back to top

(1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

A must read!

By Mother of Dragons

from Tasmania

About Me Bookworm

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Easy To Understand
  • Informative
  • Well Written

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Older Readers
    • Younger Readers

    Comments about The Long Haul:

    Take it from me, these books are my absolute guilty pleasure. Incredibly humorous, as are the rest of the collection. Buy this for your children, or if you love all books, give it a go. Greg Heffley will knock you off your feet!

    Comment on this review

     
    4.0

    Perfect for 10 year olds

    By Doro

    from Perth Au

    About Me Bookworm

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Deserves Multiple Readings
    • Easy To Understand
    • Great For Reluctant Reade
    • Very funny
    • Well Written

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Younger Readers

      Comments about The Long Haul:

      This is a great book for reluctant readers who prefer pictures and humour to get them reading. Great series. Many authors have tried to copy this series but no one else does it so well. My grandchildren wait impatiently for each new book as it comes out.

      Comment on this review

      Displaying reviews 1-2

      Back to top

      Jeff Kinney

      Jeff Kinney is an online game developer and designer, and a number 1 New York Times bestselling author. In 2009, Jeff was named one of Time magazine's 100 Most Influential People in the World. He spent his childhood in the Washington, D.C., area and moved to New England in 1995. Jeff lives in southern Massachusetts with his wife and their two sons.

      Ten Things You Don't Know about Jeff Kinney

      1. He still doesn't have to shave too often.
      2. His first decent drawing was of a turtle at the age of 3 (Jeff, not the turtle).
      3. He plays the piano "very, very poorly."
      4. Jeff's brother Scott has written one of the songs in the movie, Diary of A Wimpy Kid.
      5. He created the kids' website Poptropica.com.
      6. His favourite computer games are the Mario Kart series.
      7. His favourite sandwich is peanut butter and jelly (eeeuw).
      8. His favourite song is 'Brownville Girl' by Bob Dylan.
      9. He has two brothers and a sister.
      10. At one stage he studied to become a federal law enforcement officer.

      BOOKTOPIA INTERVIEW: KATHY REICHS ANSWERS BOOKTOPIA'S TEN TERRIFYING QUESTIONS - CLICK HERE

      Visit Jeff Kinney's Booktopia Author Page


      ISBN: 9780143308591
      ISBN-10: 0143308599
      Series: Diary of a Wimpy Kid
      Audience: Children
      For Ages: 7 - 11 years old
      For Grades: 2 - 5
      Format: Paperback
      Language: English
      Number Of Pages: 240
      Published: 5th November 2014
      Dimensions (cm): 19.8 x 12.9  x 1.7
      Weight (kg): 20.2
      Edition Number: 9