A brief insight into the background of Jeff’s creation segues nicely into an extended family chat session.

Jeff Kinney (@WimpyKid) is a number 1 New York Times best-selling author of “Diary of a Wimpy Kid”. His newest book release marks the seventh to debut in the wildly popular, fictional series. Kinney works full-time as a writer and designer of online games.He also created the kid-friendly website Poptropica, which is known by many children around the world. The Diary of a Wimpy Kid series has 58 million copies in print worldwide as of 2010 and was developed into a feature films for which Kinney served as executive producer and, in the case of Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Rodrick Rules, as an actor.