TITLE: Jeff Kinney: 2012 National Book Festival
SPEAKER: Jeff Kinney
EVENT DATE: 09/22/2012
FORMAT: Video + Captions
RUNNING TIME: 14 minutes
TRANSCRIPT: View Transcript (link will open in a new window)
"Wimpy Kid" author Jeff Kinney appears on the Family Storytelling Stage at the 2012 Library of Congress National Book Festival.
Speaker Biography: 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." Kinney says he knew he wanted to be a cartoonist from the early 1990s, when he attended the University of Maryland.