If you liked Diary of a Wimpy Kid then try ...

Laugh out loud with these hilarious children's series written in a diary style, complete with doodles and scribbles.

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Danny Baker, Record Breaker

by Steve Hartley

Like many young boys, Danny dreams of making it into the record books.
Eternally optimistic, he writes to Mr Bibby, Keeper of the Records, with side-splitting accounts of his chaotic endeavours.
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Dark Lord

by Jamie Thomson

Thirteen-year-old schoolboy, Dirk Lloyd, has a dark secret - in fact he is a dark secret. According to himself, he is the earthly incarnation of a Dark Lord, supreme ruler of the Darklands and leader of great armies of orcs and warriors, intent on destruction and bloody devastation.


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Dork Diaries

by Rachel Renee Russell

Join Nikki as she spills all her personal stuff into these pages - a new mean girl, a crush on a boy, new school, her BFFs, crappy days - along with her funny sketches.


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Ellie McDoodle

by Ruth Barshaw

This girl loves to write and doodle in her journal about all the exciting adventures she has.

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 Eric Vale

by Michael Bauer

Ever had a stupid nickname? A rotten run of bad luck? A best friend who just looks on the bright side - even when the bright side looks black?

Well, Eric Vale's got all three. And they're pushing him towards the epic-est of all epic fails!

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Farticus Maximus

by Felice Arena

Farticus Maximus, fiercest gladiator of all time, has a gut-busting secret weapon - the potent strength of his flatulence.

A hilariously funny, kid-friendly Roman tale with ten other equally stinky stories!

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Marcus Atkinson Diary

by Shamini Flint

Marcus is a Maths whiz who is not good at sport. His dad is a self-help author who thinks Marcus can achieve anything he sets his mind to ...

He tries his hand at cricket, rugby and even taekwondo with very funny results.

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Origami Yoda

by Tom Angleberger

An origami finger puppet of Yoda has been giving great advice to sixth graders. But now a year later, his creator Dwight might be expelled.

Darth Paper, a puppet created by Dwight's nemesis, now spews insults and evil. The kids of McQuarrie are trying to build a case to save Dwight. 

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Polly Price's Totally Secret Diary

by Dee Shulman

Polly Price doesn't really want to go abroad on holiday with her annoying mother and her ridiculously young and daft French boyfriend.
But they will be staying in a chateau in France. So what could possibly go wrong?
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Tom Gates

by Liz Pichon

Tom Gates is the master of excuses for late homework - dog attacks, spilt water, and even lightning. After gaining five merits for his 'Camping Sucks' holiday story, Tom's work starts to go downhill.
Which is a pity, as he's desperate to impress Amy Porter, who sits next to him ...

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World of Norm

by Jonathon Meres

Norman knew it was going to be one of those days when he woke up and found himself about to pee in his dad's wardrobe. Why on earth did Norm's family have to move, anyway?

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