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Get ready for chaos and construction! We’re going to tear it down with Jeff Kinney to celebrate the newest DIARY OF A WIMPY KID book, WRECKING BALL. When the Heffleys start to renovate their home, their lives get turned upside down. Don’t miss the epic demolition event!*

*No bookstores will be harmed in the making of this event.

General admission tickets are sold out. Overflow tickets go on sale Tuesday, October 29th at 2pm. Those with overflow tickets will watch Jeff's presentation from the Wimpy Kid studio on the third floor and then join the signing line on the second floor to meet Jeff and have their books autographed. Tickets include one (1) copy of WRECKING BALL and admission for two (2).There is a limit of two (2) tickets per person. Tickets include one (1) copy of WRECKING BALL and admission for two (2). Event attendees will be able to pick up their copy of WRECKING BALL on or after November 5th. 

In Wrecking Ball, Book 14 of the Diary of a Wimpy Kid series—from #1 international bestselling author Jeff Kinney—an unexpected inheritance gives Greg Heffley’s family a chance to make big changes to their house. But they soon find that home improvement isn’t all it’s cracked up to be.

Once the walls come down, all sorts of problems start to crop up. Rotten wood, toxic mold, unwelcome critters, and something even more sinister all make Greg and his family wonder if the renovations are worth the trouble. When the dust finally settles, will the Heffleys be able to stay . . . or will they need to get out of town?

Jeff Kinney is the #1 USA TodayNew York Times, and Wall Street Journal bestselling author of the Diary of a Wimpy Kid series and a six-time Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Award winner for Favorite Book. The Meltdown, book 13, was published in October 2018, and was a #1 bestselling book. His latest book, Diary of an Awesome Friendly Kid: Rowley Jefferson’s Journal, was published in April 2019. Jeff has been named one of Time magazine’s 100 Most Influential People in the World. He is also the creator of Poptropica, which was named one of Time’s 50 Best Websites. He spent his childhood in the Washington, D.C., area and moved to New England in 1995. Jeff lives with his wife and two sons in Massachusetts, where they own a bookstore, An Unlikely Story.

Event date: 
Monday, December 16, 2019 - 7:00pm
Event address: 
An Unlikely Story

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