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FC: PORTFOLIO | Jeff Kinney by, Dominic Moorman
1: .Born on February 19, 1971 . Born in College Park, Maryland . Wanted to be a cartoonist . Loved to draw . Moved to New England in 1995 . Created the comic strip Igdoof . Never got to be a cartoonist so decided to be an author .Got married and has 2 sons . His first book took 4 years to make and came out in 2007 .Besides being an author he is a video game designer . Helps create the game Poptropica
2: Birth Jeff Kinney was born on February 19, 1971 in College Park, Maryland
3: Diary of a Wimpy Kid is great for kids 8 and up. Most people have read, seen it, or heard of it. Jeff Kinney has won many awards for his Diary of a Wimpy Kid books. They even made a movie about it.
4: Characters Greg Heffley Rowley Jefferson Frank Heffley Susan Heffley Rodrick Heffley Manny Hefley Fregley
5: About Jeff Kinney Jeff Kinney is an author of children’s books Diary of a Wimpy Kid book series. Jeff was born in College Park Maryland, in 1971. He created a comic strip called Igdoof. He also created the website 'Poptropica. He has a wife and two sons
6: Movie His book was so popular they even made a move about the first two books. Those were really popular too. He has many fans.
7: Success Jeff Kinney is one of the most popular children’s book writers. His books have been translated to 30 different languages. He sold more than 50 million copies. Also, he has won many awards for his books.
8: Diary of a Wimpy kid | List of books: Diary of a Wimpy Kid Rodrick Rules The Last Straw Dog Days The Ugly Truth Cabin Fever
9: Cartoonist At first Jeff Kinney always loved to draw and wanted to be a cartoonist. He was never accepted so he decided to write a comic strip called Igdoof. And then he decided to try books and his career started from there.
10: Kinney family He lives in Plainville, Massachusetts with his wife Julie and two sons, Will and Grant.
11: Career Besides being the author of the Diary of a Wimpy Kid series he is a video game designer. He works on the online game Poptropica. Poptropica is very popular too.
12: First book His first book Diary of a Wimpy Kid took 4 years to make and came out in 2007 and was a big hit.
13: Other than writing In his free time he works which is creating new games and content for Funbrain and Poptropica. Jeff also loves to spend time with his sons and his wife. He also loves to play volleyball.
14: th | Plot There are many problems for Greg in this book like getting embarrassed and humiliated at school. He also is considered wimpy. He does not have very many friends, only Rowley.