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Jeff Kinney

19 February 1971 -

Jeffrey Patrick "Jeff" Kinney (born February 19, 1971) is an American game designer and author of children's books including the Diary of a Wimpy Kid book series. He is also attributed to be the creator of the children-oriented website Poptropica.

Kinney works full-time as a writer and designer of online games. According to his website, he also created the kid-friendly website Poptropica. Poptropica is known by many children around the world. Kinney grew up in Fort Washington, Maryland, United States, and attended the University of Maryland at College Park in the early 1990s. It was in college that Kinney created the popular comic strip Igdoof that ran in the campus newspaper, The Diamondback. While there, he knew that he wanted to be a cartoonist. The series has 42 million copies in print world wide as of 2010 and was developed into four feature films and two animated movies. He as also authored a spin-off series starring the main character of the wimpy kid series's main character Greg Heffley's best friend, Rowley Jefferson, which currently has three books. Kinney has also served as an executive producer.

To date, seventeen main series Wimpy Kid books have been released, plus a do-it-yourself book and a movie diary. In 2009, Kinney was named one of Time magazine's 100 "Most Influential People" in the world.

Kinney attended Bishop McNamara High School in Forestville, Maryland and currently lives in Plainville, Massachusetts with his wife and two sons Will and Grant.

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  • Cover of: Diary of a Wimpy Kid
    First published in 2002 55 editions in 9 languages — 18 previewable Cover of edition gregohefliozurna0000kinn Cover of edition diaryofwimpykidg0000kinn_z4k7 Cover of edition dziennikcwaniacz0000kinn Cover of edition diaryofwimpykidg0000kinn_s5c2 Cover of edition gregstagebuchvon0000unse Cover of edition diaryofwimpykidn00kinn Cover of edition diaryofwimpykidg0000kinn_d1u3 Cover of edition diaryofwimpykidg0000kinn_s6o1 Cover of edition diariodegregunre0000kinn

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  • Cover of: Journal of a weak child: Nigel blair

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  • Cover of: LONG HAUL
    First published in 2000 38 editions in 5 languages — 9 previewable Cover of edition longhaul0000kinn_t7v7 Cover of edition longhaul0000unse_x3z7 Cover of edition longhaul00jeff Cover of edition longhaul0000kinn Cover of edition diariodegregelar0000kinn Cover of edition longhaul00jeff Cover of edition longhaul00jeff Cover of edition Ol25646464M

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  • Cover of: Old School
    First published in 1997 38 editions in 6 languages — 6 previewable Cover of edition diaryofwimpykido0000kinn Cover of edition oldschool0000kinn Cover of edition diaryofwimpykido0000kinn_h1s1 Cover of edition viejaescuela0000kinn Cover of edition diaryofwimpykido00kinn

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  • Cover of: Diary of a wimpy kid: the last straw

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  • Cover of: Rodrick Rules
    First published in 2008 35 editions in 9 languages — 8 previewable Cover of edition elrodrickmana0000kinn Cover of edition diaryofwimpykidr00kinn Cover of edition diaryofwimpykidr00kinn Cover of edition diaryofwimpykidr00kinn_0 Cover of edition rodrickrules00jeff Cover of edition diaryofwimpykidr0000kinn_a8u0 Cover of edition diariodegreglale0000kinn

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  • Cover of: Cabin Fever: this is such a good book i have read it a lot i hope other people love this book cya

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  • Cover of: Double Down
    First published in 2010 32 editions in 4 languages — 4 previewable Cover of edition diaryofwimpykidd0000kinn_k3w3 Cover of edition doubledown0000kinn Cover of edition diaryofwimpykidd0000kinn

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  • Cover of: Diary of a wimpy kid: The ugly truth

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  • Cover of: Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Wrecking Ball

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  • Cover of: Third Wheel
    First published in 2003 24 editions in 5 languages — 8 previewable Cover of edition saftirikgregingu0000kinn Cover of edition diaryofwimpykidt0000kinn_w8w0 Cover of edition diariodegregtres0000kinn Cover of edition thirdwheelover200000jeff Cover of edition diaryofwimpykidt0000kinn_m3x0 Cover of edition thirdwheel0000kinn Cover of edition isbn_9781419705847

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  • Cover of: Hard luck
    First published in 2001 24 editions in 4 languages — 9 previewable Cover of edition hardluck0000kinn Cover of edition isbn_9781419741944 Cover of edition diaryofwimpykidh0000kinn_o7b5 Cover of edition diaryofwimpykidh0000kinn_b9c4 Cover of edition diariodegregmala0000kinn Cover of edition diaryofwimpykidh0000kinn Cover of edition 09iv03 Cover of edition 9780141379029

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  • Cover of: The Deep End: Dairy of a wimpy kid
    First published in 2009 22 editions in 3 languages — 1 previewable

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  • Cover of: Getaway
    First published in 2017 21 editions in 3 languages — 3 previewable Cover of edition diaryofwimpykidg0000kinn_h8j1 Cover of edition diaryofwimpykidg0000jeff

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  • Cover of: Big Shot: Diary of a Wimpy Kid #16

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  • Cover of: Rowley Jefferson's Awesome Friendly Adventure

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  • Cover of: Diario de Greg: Sin Salida!

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November 11, 2023 Edited by kokomokola2 The things that I changed weren't wrong, they were just outdated. I updated the number of wimpy kid books and films and added stuff about the rowley books.
November 11, 2023 Edited by kokomokola2 The things that I changed weren't wrong, they were just outdated. I updated the number of wimpy kid books and films and
August 16, 2023 Edited by Drini merge authors
July 18, 2023 Edited by GeekyLib Update photos
April 29, 2008 Created by an anonymous user initial import