Parnassus Books and The Oak Hill School are thrilled to present Jeff Kinney and the newest Diary of a Wimpy Kid book, The Getaway! The event will include fun Wimpy Kid-themed activities as well as a meet-and-greet book signing with Jeff Kinney.
Tickets are required to attend this event. Each ticket costs $15.50, admits up to two people to the event, and includes a copy of The Getaway, which can be signed at the event. To purchase tickets, simply scroll down on this page.
To accommodate as many Wimpy Kid fans as possible, tickets are timed to enable staggered admission into the event. You will not be able to be admitted to the event before the time indicated on your ticket; however, you may be admitted to the event up to 30 minutes after the time indicated on your ticket.
Copies of The Getaway included with tickets will be available for pick-up upon entry to the event, but cannot be picked up at the bookstore before the event. If you purchase a ticket and are unable to attend the event, you may pick up your book at Parnassus the day after the event or call the store to arrange for the book to be shipped to you for an additional fee.
Jeff Kinney will sign all copies of The Getaway included with tickets. He will also sign any books purchased at the event. Books brought from home will not be able to be signed. Books will not be able to be personalized, however, each person who would like will be able to take one photo with Jeff Kinney. To ensure that as many fans are able to have photos taken as possible, family and group photos will not be able to be accommodated.
Please enter the Oak Hill School through the school entrance indicated on the map below. Once you arrive, staff will be on hand to direct you to the event.
More About Diary of a Wimpy Kid #12: The Getaway
Greg Heffley and his family are getting out of town.
With the cold weather and the stress of the approaching holiday season, the Heffleys decide to escape to a tropical island resort for some much-needed rest and relaxation. A few days in paradise should do wonders for Greg and his frazzled family.
But the Heffleys soon discover that paradise isn't everything it's cracked up to be. Sun poisoning, stomach troubles, and venomous critters all threaten to ruin the family's vacation. Can their trip be saved, or will this island getaway end in disaster?
More About Jeff Kinney
Jeff Kinney is a #1 New York Times bestselling author and a six-time Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Award winner for Favorite Book. Jeff has been named one of Time magazine's 100 Most Influential People in the World. He is also the creator of Poptropica, which was named one of Time magazine's 50 Best Websites. He spent his childhood in the Washington, D.C., area and moved to New England in 1995. Jeff lives with his wife and two sons in Plainville, Massachusetts, where they own a bookstore, An Unlikely Story.