Fifth DIARY OF A WIMPY KID Release Date
The fifth book in Jeff Kinney’s Diary of a Wimpy Kid series will be released on November 9, 2010. There is no word on the title, but we do know that the cover will be purple (the first four covers have been red, blue, green, and yellow). According to the press release, Kinney says:
I feel like everything in the series has been leading up to the fifth book, which is about change and the different ways Greg and his best friend, Rowley, deal with it,” said Jeff Kinney. “To me, this book is the lynchpin in the series, and I’m excited to be writing it.”
The Diary of a Wimpy Kid books are incredibly popular with kids. There are over 32 million Wimpy Kid books in print in the United States, and the books have been sold in more than 30 countries around the world. They have even spawned a successful movie franchise and the second movie is due in theaters March 25, 2011.