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Jeff Kinney

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Jeff Kinney is an author of children's books including Diary of a Wimpy Kid book series. Jeff was born in College Park, Maryland, in 1971 where he created a comic strip called "Igdoof."He also created the children's website 'Poptropica'.


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Jeff Kinney I do all of the illustrations myself!
Jeff Kinney Yes, I actually have a day job working for Poptropica, a virtual world for kids.
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Do-It-Yourself Book
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“I'll be famous one day, but for now I'm stuck in middle school with a bunch of morons." - Greg Heffley,”
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“If there's one thing I learned from Rodrick, it's to set people's expectations real low so you end up surprising them by practically doing nothing at all.”
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“You can't expect everyone to have the same dedication as you.”
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