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"Diary of a Wimpy Kid" author comes to Saratoga Springs

Posted at: 06/06/2013 1:17 PM
Updated at: 06/17/2013 7:36 PM
By: WNYT Staff



SARATOGA SPRINGS - Jeff Kinney, the author of the wildly popular “Diary of a Wimpy Kid” series, was in Saratoga Springs Wednesday night to share his characters with a captivated audience.

If you have or know an elementary or middle school student, chances are you've heard of the "Diary of a Wimpy Kid" books.

The author of the wildly popular series, Jeff Kinney, was in Saratoga Springs Wednesday night, to share his characters with a captivated audience.

Kinney's books are so popular around the world, time magazine recently named him one of the 100 most influential people in the world.

Kinney's appearance was the first major event of the annual Saratoga Arts Fest.