Jeff Kinneyis a #1 "New York Times" bestselling author and 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." --This text refers to the Audio CD edition.