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Season One: Mystery

Your children published with
Diary of a Wimpy Kid author: Jeff Kinney

Season ends July 31, 2022!

Can your class help Jeff Kinney finish the Unfathomable Mystery of River Street story? It's the class writing event that will inspire and motivate your students.

Inspiring the next generation on writers

To be published is the greatest aspiration of all creative writers. BoomWriter sets your students on the path to a life of creative writing with our fantastic paperback books.

Every child is a published writer!

This will become a fantastic keepsake for every student and a springboard to more engaged writers in your class.

"Nothing stinks like a pile of unpublished writing."

-Sylvia Plath

  • Step one:

    Sign up and create your class, decide your book ordering preference. Download our resources and get started!

  • Step two:

    Your students read, write and vote for each chapter winner - a truly collaborative project!

  • Step three:

    Book complete! Get ready for the biggest publishing event in your school!

No Time? No Worries!

You can complete the book in a way that suits your timetable either within the classroom or at home.

We provide fully adaptable resources including short video tips from Jeff Kinney to help your students with key elements of narrative writing.

Every student. Published.
For just $12.99 per book

At just $12.99 per student for a personalized printed book and access to all of the materials, we are sure that our Writing Season provides fantastic value for every school.

  • Personalized printed books for your students
  • Resources including video tips from Jeff Kinney
  • Dedicated support for your entire project


Schools can also use the project as a fundraising opportunity by selling books to parents directly and set their own prices for parents.

  • Can I do a different Mystery story?

    Absolutley! We have a great collection of mystery starters to choose from. We also give you the option of writing your own.

  • How long does a book take to complete?

    You can complete a BoomWriter book in as little as two class sessions, take a bit longer or run it as a pure out-of-school project.

    BoomWriter has been built with flexibility at its heart. You have complete control over the process and can manage everything easily from the app. BoomWriter works perfectly within the classroom and remotely.

  • What are BoomWriter Seasons anyway?

    Over the academic year we'll be running a series of themed writing seasons.

    Each season will headline some great writing projects that will inspire your young writers. We'll be releasing details on the upcoming seasons for 2022/23 soon.

Don’t miss out

Start your Mystery book today to learn how this amazing class event can inspire your students.

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.

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