The Ugly Truth (Diary of a Wimpy Kid, Book 5)

The Ugly Truth (Diary of a Wimpy Kid, Book 5)

Jeff Kinney

Language: English

Pages: 224

ISBN: 0810984911

Format: PDF / Kindle (mobi) / ePub

Greg Heffley has always been in a hurry to grow up. But is getting older really all it’s cracked up to be?


Greg suddenly finds himself dealing with the pressures of boy-girl parties, increased responsibilities, and even the awkward changes that come with getting older—all without his best friend, Rowley, at his side. Can Greg make it through on his own? Or will he have to face the “ugly truth”?











PUBLISHER’S NOTE: This is a work of fiction. Names, characters, places, and incidents are either the product of the author’s imagination or are used fictitiously, and any resemblance to actual persons, living or dead, business establishments, events, or locales is entirely coincidental. Cataloging-in-Publication Data has been applied for and may be obtained from the Library of Congress. ISBN 978-0-8109-8491-2 Wimpy Kid text and illustrations copyright © 2010 Wimpy Kid, inc. DIARY OF A WIMPY

KID®, WIMPY KID™, and the Greg Heffley design™ are trademarks of Wimpy Kid, inc. All rights reserved. Book design by Jeff Kinney Cover design by Chad W. Beckerman and Jeff Kinney Published in 2010 by Amulet Books, an imprint of ABRAMS. All rights reserved. No portion of this book may be reproduced, stored in a retrieval system, or transmitted in any form or by any means, mechanical, electronic, photocopying, recording, or otherwise, without written permission from the publisher. Amulet Books

and Amulet Paperbacks are registered trademarks of Harry N. Abrams, inc. Amulet Books are available at special discounts when purchased in quantity for premiums and promotions as well as fundraising or educational use. Special editions can also be created to specification. For details, contact or the address below. ACKNOWLEDGMENTS Thanks to all the fans of the Wimpy Kid series for making my dream of being a cartoonist come true.

fly. Thanks to Patrick for being a great sounding board and helping up the comic ante. Thanks to Jess for your friendship and mentorship. Thanks to Shaelyn for your tireless assistance in improving this book. Thanks to everyone in Hollywood for working so hard to bring the world of Wimpy Kid to life, especially Nina, Brad, Carla, Riley, Elizabeth, Nick, Thor, and David. And thanks, Sylvie and Keith, for your help and guidance. ABOUT THE AUTHOR Jeff Kinney is an online game developer

and designer, and a #1 New York Times bestselling author. In 2009, Jeff was named one of Time magazine’s 100 Most Infuential People in the World. Jeff is also the creator of He spent his childhood in the Washington, D.C., area and moved to New England in 1995. Jeff lives in southern Massachusetts with his wife and their two sons.

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