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The Last Straw doc ↠ Hardcover ✓ mbjuk ↠ Let’s face it Greg Heffley will never change his wimpy ways Somebody just needs to explain that to Greg’s father You see Frank Heffley actually thinks he can get his son to toughen up and he enlists Greg in organized sports and other manly” endeavors Of course Greg is easily abIs father’s efforts to change him But when Greg’s dad threatens to send him to military academy Greg realizes he has to shape up or get shipped ou Greg Heffley continues with his hilarious journal It seems that he has now become accustomed to writing it because there are no gripes about that in this book Or maybe it is because he has much serious things to worry about like the school soccer team and military schoolDad is determined to make a man out of Greg Greg is uite happy to stay a wimp playing with the latest video games and trying to impress the beautiful Holly Hills However being the kind of person he is Greg finds it difficult to attack the problem outright The only method open to him is subterfugeTwo thirds of the book recounts Greg's ineffectual attempts to get out of the soccer team and his eually ineffectual attempts to befriend Holly Hills He uses Rowley uite shamelessly whenever he feels it would give him an advantage however Rowley almost always comes out on top without even trying We cannot blame Greg for feeling that life is unfair to himTowards the last third soccer moves to the backstage as military school moves into the limelight Dad sees the wonders it has done for teenage troublemaker in the neighbourhood if it can work so well on a hooligan what will it not do for a good boy Greg is in immediate danger of being sent to boot camp for his summer holidays None of his stratagems like joining the Boy Scouts seems to have any effect in forestalling the inevitableHowever fate takes a hand and Greg escapes by a hair's breadth How that happens is narrated in his own inimitable way by Jeff Kinney and is the highlight of the book It is guaranteed to leave you in stitchesIn this novel we see Greg slowly forming a bond with his Dad who we find is not very different from his son It is uite possible that Greg will grow up to be just like his father And for a change the novel ends on a happy note because Greg has run out of pages immediately after being befriended by the gorgeous Trista the new girl in the neighbourhood And we are also happy because despite all his cowardly traits Greg Heffley is a lovable kid As humorous and warm as the first two books highly recommended

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Let’s face it Greg Heffley will never change his wimpy ways Somebody just needs to explain that to Greg’s father You see Frank Heffley actually th The wimpy kid books never fail to make me laugh Kinney has a great sense of comic timing in these books and the pictures really do make the story what it isWhat bothers me about these books is the main character's attitude and the way he treats others I hope that kids see that the reason Greg gets himself into trouble all the time is because of his attitude Instead of looking up to him it's my hope that kids who read this book say Man if Greg just treated people with a little respect then maybe he wouldn't always get himself into these bad situationsI've said it in other reviews of these books before but I'll say it again I don't think Greg's physiue is wimpy; I think his character is

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The Last StrawInks he can get his son to toughen up and he enlists Greg in organized sports and other manly” endeavors Of course Greg is easily able to sidestep h Every once in a while you need a break from wizard boys sparkling vampires conspiracy theories go nowhere love stories end of the world page turners and the never ending stream of parallel worldsEvery once in a while you need to forget that you are a full blown adult whose literary tastes are mature and discerning and who to put it mildly is a bit up yourselfEvery once in a while you need to escape into the world of a Wimpy middle school Kid who is high on smarts and low on luckIt’s time to hold your breath over the unwashed clothes and dodge the well meaning parents and stumble over the boogers as you venture into the world of Greg HeffleyGreg Heffley’s astounding schemes and eually mind boggling failures continue His chief bête noire in this book is his long suffering dad Greg’s father wants to make a man out of his dandelion blowing son To achieve this admirable goal he is intent on sending Greg off to a military academy This doesn’t sit well with MrWimpy who was looking forward to a summer of playing video games and sleepingsnarfing down junk food and sleepinghooking up with the pretty Holly Hills and yep catching up on some sleepThe Wimpy Kid series may be considered juvenile and trite But it’s entertaining and you read it with a constant smile playing on your lips Sometimes you even snort with glee well I did I say regardless of your agepick it up for some instant laughs dry humour and a cast of characters that is so unbelievably well put together that you can’t help but stay hooked