Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Third Wheel

Book review by Barbara Schultz, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 9+

Greg hilariously searches for dance date in 7th book.

Parents say

age 9+

Based on 4 reviews

Kids say

age 9+

Based on 35 reviews

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age 9+

The Third Wheel

A school dance is accruing in Greg school, he scrambles to find someone to take. him and his friend got to the dance but you'll never know who is the lucky one. One central conflict is with Greg and himself about who to take to the dance. This book has some educational value because it teaches you a lesson not over think plans. I would recommend this to my friends because this book is funny bu tat the same time based on real world situations. I gave it a rating of a 4-star because i can relate to it and it makes me laugh a lot.

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Wimpy kid 7

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Book Details

  • Author: Jeff Kinney
  • Illustrator: Jeff Kinney
  • Genre: Humor
  • Topics: Brothers and Sisters, Friendship
  • Book type: Fiction
  • Publisher: Abrams
  • Publication date: November 13, 2012
  • Publisher's recommended age(s): 8 - 12
  • Number of pages: 224
  • Available on: Nook, Audiobook (unabridged), Hardback, Kindle
  • Last updated: July 12, 2017

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