Diary of a Wimpy Kid 12: Getaway by Jeff Kinney Greg Heffley and his family leave town. With the cold and stress of the holiday approaching, the Heffleys family decided to escape to a tropical resort town for well-deserved rest. A few days in heaven will do wonders for Greg and his exhausted family. But the Heffleys soon discovered that Heaven wasn't all it wanted. Sun poisoning, stomach problems, and toxic organisms all have the potential to ruin an entire family vacation. Can their trip be saved or will this island getaway end in disaster?