Diary of a Wimpy Kid Latin Edition
Commentarii de Inepto Puero
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- Publication Date: August 11, 2015
- Imprint: Amulet Books
- Trim Size: 5 1⁄2 x 8
- ISBN: 978-1-4197-1947-9
- Page Count: 240
- Illustrations: 300 black-and-white illustrations
- Rights: World/All
Et tu, Heffley? That’s right, international superstar Greg Heffley is now poised to conquer the classical world with this new Latin edition of the first book in Jeff Kinney’s bestselling Diary of a Wimpy Kid series—translated by Monsignor Daniel Gallagher, a Vatican specialist who translates Pope Francis’s Tweets into Latin. The Wimpy Kid joins beloved characters such as Winnie the Pooh, Harry Potter, the Little Prince, Bilbo Baggins, and the Grinch as the latest in an elite pantheon of children’s books selected for Latin translation. Commentarii de Inepto Puero is sure to appeal to fans of the international bestselling series as well as to readers of all ages studying Latin, either for school credit or for fun.
"Clever Latin neologisms abound for modern words like 'video games,' 'heavy metal music,' and 'computer.'"Kirkus Reviews —
About the author
Jeff Kinney is a #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Diary of a Wimpy Kid series and the Awesome Friendly Kid series. He is a six-time Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Award winner for Favorite Book and has been named one of Time magazine’s 100 Most Influential People in the World. He spent his childhood in the Washington, D.C., area and moved to New England, where he and his wife own a bookstore named An Unlikely Story.