A new book in the original Diary of a Wimpy Kid series, Big Shot is the sixteenth installment in the series. The book 15 is complete, according to Jeff Kinney, who tweeted that he was busy with both books 15 and 16. It was revealed by Kinney to The Boston Globe that the book would be a sports story, one the author wanted to tell for quite a while. The author said he finally “nailed it” with the book. In 2021, Amazon will release a teaser of the book. May 26th, 2021 was the date the cover was published. In 2021, a book will be released on October 26th.
Greg Heffley is just not made for sports in Big Shot, book 16 of the Diary of a Wimpy Kid series by Jeff Kinney, the #1 international bestselling author of the series.
Greg decides to retire from his athletics career following a disastrous school field day competition. In the end, however, his mother asked him to try sports one more time and he reluctantly agreed to join the basketball team.
There’s a mess at the tryouts, and Greg is certain he will not be chosen. Nevertheless, he manages to land a spot on the worst team.
Greg and his team look unlikely to win even one game when the season begins. Athletes are exposed to all sorts of unpredictable circumstances. Greg holds the ball in his hands when everything is on the line. Will he rise to the challenge? Can he make the big play or will he blow it?
An interesting fact
- A full sports theme has never been explored in a book before.
- Greg was previously a member of a soccer team for The Last Straw from March to early April.
- Moreover, it is the first white book to be released in the main series.
- The cover and spine of this book feature three different colors for the first time.
It appears that Greg’s new teammates have a slim chance of winning even a single game during the first few weeks of the season. Sport is a game of surprises. Greg holds the ball in his hands when everything is on the line. Will he rise to the challenge? Does he have what it takes to make it?
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