Library of Congress

National Book Festival

Jeff Kinney is the author of the bestselling and award-winning Diary of a Wimpy Kid series, which has more than 75 million copies in print worldwide. The seventh book in the series is “Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Cabin Fever” (Amulet Books). Kinney says he knew he wanted to be a cartoonist from the early 1990s, when he attended the University of Maryland.

Previous National Book Festival Appearances

Jeff Kinney