Diary of a Wimpy Kid Last Straw

Author: Jeff Kinney

Setting: Summer time

Characters: Greg, Mom, Dad, Manny, Rodrick, Rowley, Holly

Point of view: First Person

Conflict: What to spend time with Holly

Climax: He finally spent time with her over the summer

Resolution: Went to Rowleys Country Club

Paragraph Summary:

In this story it talks about how Greg spent his summer. He met up with rowley and the had a lot of fun but also got in trouble. Greg finally met up with holly at the country club and the grandparent center. In this story it also talked about rowley not be Greg friend bu them making up in the end.

Compare and contrast

Dog day and cabin fever


1. Greg is in both books

2. Greg and rowley are still friends

3. Rowley and Greg got in trouble in both books


1.One is in the summer

2. Holly hills is in one of them

3. in cabin fever the are in school

Star Rating


1 Paragraph Critique of the Book

I would recommend this book to middle schoolers. Because it talks about middle school and how it effect them in the book. It is funny and weird. In some parts it has some crude humor bu that just right for middle schoolers. It is good book.

Author's Purpose

To make people laugh and to some thing that might happen in middle school