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Big Nate: Pray for a Fire Drill (Big Nate: Comics)

4.25 of 5 stars 4.25  ·  rating details  ·  392 ratings  ·  13 reviews
Big Nate, who is always notoriously unprepared for class, turns to divine intervention to spare him!
Aspiring cartoonist Nate Wright is the star of" Big Nate," the daily and Sunday comic strip. As a popular middle-grade book character, Nate is 11 years old, four-and-a-half feet tall, and the all-time record holder for detentions in school history. He's a self-described gen
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A collection from a comic strip...about a kid, primarily occurring during a school year. Pretty cute really. The creator was born in Iowa & was a teacher, & has drawn comics for 20 years!
Pretty good

it's good but it's a kind of low's still great though to read it's definitely worth it Manassas Swiss
Dylan McDonald

I recommend this book to anyone who likes Big Nate. It is great complication of Lincoln Peirce.
Jay D. Wright

My son really loves these books his favorite is this one because it best describes him. 5 stars I love it
Heine Ruiz
It is good

I liked this book because it was funny and i love the big Nate books.
It is great you should readit
Garrison Hill

it is so cool I recommend it for a kid who is 10 or 11 like ours truly and it is totally #SWAG
Richard Duncan
All mate books are great they all deserve 5 stars

great :) 5stars good job Lincoln you done a great job fun to read entertaining worth the money everyone needs to read this
Abe Brown

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Aviana Odah
Love it so bad

I think I'm goin o too cry so bad I who'll hurry my self so that's how I feel book
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Riley Carswell

I love this book because it is a great book for kids and teens and adults, who like the series
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Lincoln Peirce is a cartoon artist from Portland, Maine. He lives with his wife and two children, and occasionally gives lectures to students about cartoon creating. Peirce writes the comic strip "Big Nate". Peirce's comic strip, Big Nate, is featured as an island on the famous children's website, Poptropica. Big Nate appears as the first cartoon on The Maine Sunday Telegram in the comics section. ...more
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