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Dork Diaries 11: Tales from a Not-So-Friendly Frenemy

By Terreece Clarke, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 9+

Same mean-girl formula, but great for reluctant readers.

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This books is so inspiring especially as I moved Schools a few weeks ago.I'd recommend it and read the whole book series

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An easy read, this installment revisits many of the same themes and situations as previous books. Most fans will be fine with the formula in Dork Diaries 11: Tales from a Not-So-Friendly Frenemy, but some may wish that author Rachel Rene Russell would develop different types of adventures for Nikki and her friends, such as when she transported them into a fairy tale land in Dork Diaries: Tales from a Not-So-Happily Ever After.

The illustrations, as always, are a delightful and whimsical addition to the text, and the series is great for reluctant readers.

Book Details

  • Author: Rachel Renee Russell
  • Genre: School
  • Topics: Friendship , Middle School
  • Book type: Fiction
  • Publisher: Aladdin
  • Publication date: November 15, 2016
  • Publisher's recommended age(s): 9 - 13
  • Number of pages: 288
  • Available on: Nook, Audiobook (unabridged), Hardback, iBooks, Kindle
  • Last updated: November 30, 2020

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