Big Nate

Big Nate Cover

Big Nate

Game On!

By Lincoln Peirce

Andrews McMeel Publishing, Paperback, 9781449427771, 224pp.

Publication Date: April 16, 2013

"Big Nate "is big news "Big Nate "books have sold more than 4.5 million copies and been on the" New York Times" best-seller list for more thana year.
To sixth-grader Nate Wright, life is one big game. So when he suits up for any sport, he does it with an unmistakable swagger. From fine-tuning his trash-talking skills on the basketball court to his cocky tude in the soccer goal, Nate can be a bigger challenge to his teammates than their opponents. Enjoy Nate and his friends mostly hapless sports encounters through not-always-highlight-reel moments in the all-color "Big Nate: Game On." Includes poster.

About the Author
Lincoln Peirce has been drawing the "Big Nate" comic strip for more than 20 years. Born in Ames, Iowa, Peirce grew up in Durham, New Hampshire. As a kid, he began creating his own strips in the sixth grade. Peirce taught high school in New York City and has created several animated pilots for Cartoon Network and Nickelodeon. He lives in Portland, Maine, with his family.