Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Ugly Truth

Book review by Carrie R. Wheadon, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 9+

Greg faces puberty's horrors in funny 5th installment.

Parents say

age 9+

Based on 24 reviews

Kids say

age 9+

Based on 118 reviews

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Book Details

  • Author: Jeff Kinney
  • Illustrator: Jeff Kinney
  • Genre: Humor
  • Book type: Fiction
  • Publisher: Amulet Books
  • Publication date: November 9, 2010
  • Publisher's recommended age(s): 9 - 12
  • Number of pages: 224
  • Last updated: July 19, 2018

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