The 41st Annual Marian McFadden Memorial Lecture featuring Jeff Kinney will be held on Thursday, March 15, 2018, 7 p.m., Central Library.
About Jeff Kinney
Jeff Kinney is a #1 New York Times bestselling author and six-time Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Award winner for Favorite Book for his Diary of a Wimpy Kid series. Book 12, The Getaway, was published in November 2017, and was the #1 bestselling book released that year. 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'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 Massachusetts, where whey own a bookstore, An Unlikely Story.