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Win the New Diary of a Wimpy Kid Book!


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You could win the new Diary of a Wimpy Kid book, Hard Luck! Create your very own comic story using the template provided below, or submit your own. Make sure you include your name, age, library card number, and phone number.  Entries must be submitted by November 1, 2013. Ten winners will get their very own copy of the new book! Ages 5-17. Submit your comic at the 2nd floor circulation desk.


Ready to enter? Print this template and use your imagination! (Click the picture to make it full-size.)

comics strip template



*McCracken County Public Library

555 Washington St

Paducah, KY 42003




Win an AUTOGRAPHED copy of the new Diary of a Wimpy Kid book!

Do you love Diary of a Wimpy Kid? Here’s your chance to win the brand new book The Third Wheel signed by the author, Jeff Kinney!


Create your own comic strip using the template below or click here to download the PDF. Be creative and funny! You must be age 5-17 to participate. Turn in your completed entry at the 2nd floor desk. The deadline is November 21, 2012. Good luck! 


Win the new Diary of a Wimpy Kid book, Cabin Fever!

You could win the new Diary of a Wimpy Kid book, Cabin Fever! To be eligible, you must have a library card at the McCracken County Public Library and be under 18 years of age. To enter the contest, visit some of our new databases here, like Capstone Interactive Library or Inside the NFL from AbdoPublishing. After checking out these awesome resources, comment (click “leave a comment” at the top of the page) with your name and library card number (enter your library card number where it asks for your email address). Don’t worry, your library card number won’t be visible to anyone else. Make sure you tell us which database was your favorite!

Winners will be chosen at random on Monday, December 19, 2011. Good luck!

P.S. A few lucky winners will also receive a Diary of a Wimpy Kid Do-It-Yourself book!


*Update*  Click here if you’d prefer to complete a survey to win the book. Thanks for your participation!