Film, Video Jeff Kinney: 2009 National Book Festival

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Title

  • Jeff Kinney: 2009 National Book Festival

Summary

  • New York Times best-selling author Jeff Kinney appears at the National Book Festival.

Event Date

  • September 26, 2009

Notes

  • -  From the early 1990s, when he attended the University of Maryland, Jeff Kinney knew he wanted to be a cartoonist. The campus paper ran his comic strip, called "Igdoof." In 1998, he began to formulate ideas for "Diary of a Wimpy Kid." He published daily installment of the "Diary" online before releasing it as a book, which became a No. 1 New York Times best-seller. He followed that success with two other "Diary" books. The newest in the series is "Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Last Straw" (2009). Jeff lives in Massachusetts.

Running Time

  • 26 minutes 51 seconds

Online Format

  • video
  • image

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