Diary of a Wimpy Kid Readalikes

Books for Teens Ages 12 and Older

Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog DaysWith the release of the newest Diary of a Wimpy Kid movie --Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Dog Days -- the Library's collections staff has offered some non-Wimpy Kid books for even the most voracious fan.


(And for those who can't get enough of Jeff Kinney's Diary series, Anacostia Library hosts a Diary of a Wimpy Kid book club, which starts from the first book in the series and moves forward.)

Explore, read and discuss at your nearest library location!



The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian Abarat: Absolute Midnight Anya's Ghost
The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian
by Sherman Alexie
Abarat: Absolute Midnight
by Clive Barker
Anya's Ghost
by Vera Brosgol
Notes From a Totally Lame Vampire The Accidental Genius of Weasel High Happy Face
Notes From a Totally Lame Vampire : Because the Undead Have Feelings Too!
by Tim Collins
The Accidental Genius of Weasel High
by Rick Detorie
Happy Face
by Stephen Emond
Friends With Boys Swallow Me Whole The Complete Persepolis
Friends With Boys
by Faith Erin Hicks
Swallow Me Whole
by Nate Powell
The Complete Persepolis
by Marjane Satrapi
Drawing From Memory Awkward and Definition Milo: Sticky Notes and Brain Freeze
Drawing From Memory
by Allen Say
Awkward and Definition: The High School Comic Chronicles of Ariel Schrag
by Ariel Schrag
Milo: Sticky Notes and Brain Freeze
by Alan Silberberg
Smile American Born Chinese  
Smile
by Raina Telgemeier
American Born Chinese
by Gene Luen Yang