Diary of a Wimpy Kid: The Last Straw

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    Diary Of A Wimpy Kid The author is Jeff Kinney, Diary Of A Wimpy Kid is the title. The overall summary of the book is that there is this boy named Greg Heffley who has a mom, dad, older brother, and younger brother and he has a normal life as a student, brother, and son who goes to school, has friends and basically lives a normal life in school. His mom makes him write and draw in his diary about what happens everyday in the diary so he and his parents can reflect what happened in his younger childhood. And one day he believes that he will become famous one day so when reporters ask him questions, he can give the diary to them so they can read it. This entire story takes place in the modern times. The main character is Greg Heffley who is in middle school. He has a group a friends that his diary didn’t reveal yet, but his best friend is another boy named Rowley Jefferson, they hang out a lot. Greg thinks that Rowley can sometimes be embarrassing because since both of the boys are in middle school, so they’re supposed to be more mature. For example when you were in kindergarten you would say, “Do you want to play with me?” but in middle school you would say hang out. Since he’s maturing and all that, his relationships with people and emotions he has change frequently, sometimes Greg will…

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    Part 1: List a literary example of the following genres. Include the title of the piece, the author, and describe in your own words why it is categorized as this specific genre. A. Comedy: The Last Straw (Diary of a Wimpy Kid #3), Jeff Kinney. The way the characters are portrayed in a cartoonish manner as well as the lighthearted mood in the book. B. Tragedy: A Life Too Short: The Tragedy of Robert Enke, Ronald Reng. This book is placed in the tragedy genre because it’s written about the…

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