Amulet Books, an imprint of Abrams, has revealed the new cover for the 10th installment of Kinney’s Wimpy Kid series,Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Old School. During a live webcast with more than 500,000 worldwide viewers, Kinney showed the new cover for the book, which releases November 3 in a worldwide on-sale date across 16 countries.
The book follows protagonist Greg Heffley on a weeklong field trip to a farm, where he navigates the age gap between the kids and their chaperones. For Kinney, the bold black cover takes the series in a different direction: “For the 10th book, I wanted to bring things back to basics, and nothing says ‘Old School’ for a cartoonist more than black, the color of ink,” he said in a release.
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