Tales from a Not-So-Fabulous Life (Dork Diaries #1)
It’s Diary of a Wimpy Kid for girls in this hilarious novel!
Meet Nikki Maxwell! She's starting eighth grade at a new school—and her very first diary packed with hilarious stories and art in Book One of the #1 New York Times bestselling Dork Diaries series!
New school. New mean girl. New crush. New diary so I can spill about all of it…
I put a lot of really personal stu
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First off, she appears to think she’s a dork. No, not the word frequently thought to refer to a whale’s genitalia, but an awkward-type person.
Oh, Nikki. Silly Nikki. You’re not a dork, sweetie, you’re just a brat. You can tell by the way you behave!
Brats might take the money their Mom has given them to buy their Dad a Father’s Day present, and spend it all at the food court. They may find an elderly neighbor’s hearing aid ...more
The heroine of this YA story is eighth-grader Nikki Maxwell, a cute, cool and captivating girl you will fall in love with. Although the word cute is not a cool vocabulary choice for today's kids, I use it here because I love that word; it means much more than cool. To me it encompasses looks, personality and sincerity, while cool is...well "cool"...it can be a pose with some kids. So our NIkki is not only cool to her friends, she's also c ...more
The Dork Diaries is painfully vapid and shallow, and our protagonist Nikki is not particularly likable. I'm really not a fan of how she blames popular Mean Girl Mac ...more
Nikki Maxwell is just starting the year at a snobby, private middle school. Not only do ...more
I'm not sure why I read the entire series. In each book, the protagonist wants everything, yet makes no reasonable progress towards her goals. Yet somehow, in the last 5 pages BAM! everything works out in her favor.
Additionally, the characters are one-sided (the mean girl is only mean, the crush is only amazing and nice) and no matter how horrible she treats her friends, Chloe and Zoe, they never hold a grudge and they a ...more
This book was AWESOME! I got hooked on them because of my cousin Jacob. He had all these Diary of a Wimpy Kid books with him. I wanted to read those really bad but then he told me there's a series like this about a girl. The next day we went to Walmart and I bough the 3rd. I read them out of order I know... That summer I got 1 and 2. I know, I'm slowly getting to the re ...more
A quick and easy read about 14 year old Nikki’s take on her life as she enters 8th grade at an exclusive school. She feels like an outsider that can not compare to those peers surrounding her, thus, she is a dork. Between the insights of Nikki and her illustrations, Dork Diaries was a delight to read. Most of the entries, written on lined paper, included an illustration of that day’s angst. These illustrations added to ser ...more
Nikki is funny with her ...more
Book Review: Rachel Renee Russell's Dork Dairies:Tales from a not-so fabulous life expresses the real life of a teenage girl. A 14-year-old girl has to experience romance,drama,parties, and balancing her friends.
Plot Summary:Nikki Maxwell is a 14-year-old is an example of your average teenager that is facing many different problems. She is in love with her crush, she only has two best friends, a click of girls that hate her for no reaso ...more
Nikki J. Maxwell is an eighth grader that recently changed schools and is now going Westchester Country Day, a private school, because her dad has an extermination contract with the school. She wants to become a part of the CCP girls, Cute, Cool and Popular girls, and she believes a new cell phone will help her do just that. She thought that her mom got her one but realizes is just a diary.
Claro que, éste es más un libro de chicas, contrario a otros diarios que pueden tener un público dual. Nikki es una chica de 14 años, que llega a un nuevo colegio por a una beca que recibió gracias al trabajo de su padre, el cual no es nada glamoroso.
¡Nikki se morirá si alguien le llega a ver en el vehículo de trabajo de su padre ...more
The book is about a girl that just got transferred to a new school. The school was named WCD. The actual name of the school is Westchester County Day.
In the beginning of this story Nikki Maxwell, the main character, wanted a new cell phone. She wanted to fit in with the CCP group. This is the cute, cool, and popular group. She was pretty sure that everyon ...more
This book is about a girl named Nikki Maxwell who is at a new school and it not going so well. She all ready has an enemy and no friends. She also has a crush on a boy that her enemy also has a crush on. Will she get friends? Will she get the boy of her dreams? Find all the answers to your questions in the boo ...more