While just entering Middle School, Greg has just a plane simple, normal life. Not popular, nor a geek, but not known by many people. He goes through thick and thin throughout the year and learns a lot about who his true friends are as well as who aren't. Also, he finds out life isn't as easy as people say. There will eventually be fights and relationships and is prepared to take it on for the future. This book is mainly about his life and how things are unfair to him. Personally, i recommend this to people who need to read a book quick since it's not hard to read at all and takes a short amount of time. It isn't all that great, but can get assignments done in a flash.
Stole this book from my younger brother who is in love with the series and was excited about the movie. It was a good book for readers who enjoy books with pictures but me i was really enjoying whole comic book like feel. Bascially every boy around the age for 10 to 13 can relate to this book, the charaters will remind them of their friends and themselves. I would recommend parents with young boys who are just getting into middle school to give them this book and also those who are looking for something quick to read that will make you giggle.
this book is the first of a trilogy and its pretty funny, i mostly dont like cortoon novels, but this one was good. its about a teenage boy, just trying to deal with the problems in life, but the author throws in alot of jokes, you know to make real life funny. just give it a try, if you dont like it ,set it down for something better.(sorry this was such a short review, im having an off day)