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Big Nate and Friends

Big Nate and Friends

by Lincoln Peirce

Join a Self-Described Middle-School Genius on His Most Hilarious Misadventures!

In these funny and popular comics, rebel without a clue Nate turns everyday middle-school life into one outrageous disaster after another.

Sixth-grader Nate's best buddies, Francis and Teddy, stick with Nate through it all, from his disastrous love life to his misguided attempt to be a "bad boy." Kids will love laughing along as Nate plays a ruthless game of Monopoly, starts a lawn-mowing business, signs up to be a peer counselor, and accidentally calls his teacher a bad name.

Originally published in newspapers and online, these Big Nate comics make it easy to see why Diary of a Wimpy Kid author Jeff Kinney has called cartoonist Lincoln Peirce "one of my cartooning heroes" and Big Nate "a comics classic...among the best comics on the funny page."

8, 9, 10
Interest Level
Grades 3 - 5
Lexile Measure
Guided Reading
Comedy and Humor, Comic Books and Graphic Novels

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Lincoln Peirce Lincoln Peirce is an author of children's books.

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