Book Hunters in Brief: Diary of a Wimpy Kid

Book Hunters Graphic: Diary of a Wimpy KidIf you’re a fan of Jeff Kinney’s Diary of a Wimpy Kid series, Harris County Public Library’s Book Hunters recommend:

Big Nate by Lincoln Peirce.
Why? This is also a hybrid of text and comics featuring a middle school student.

The Strange Case of Origami Yoda by Tom Angleberger
Why? While it has fewer illustrations, Yoda is also a humorous account of life in middle school.

Tales from a Not-so-fabulous Life by Rachel Renée Russell
Why? Nikki is the girl version of Wimpy Kid’s Greg.

Middle School: The Worst Years of My Life by James Patterson
Why? It’s an hilarious account of middle school told in journal-style entries.

Have you moved on from the trauma’s of middle school? (As if!). Visit Book Hunters and we’ll whip you up a reading list for the psychological scars you’re living with now.