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  • Bibliography:
    63 Books (6 Series)
  • First Book:
    March 2010
  • Latest Book:
    October 2024
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Full Series List in Order

Big Nate

1 - Big Nate: In a Class by Himself (Mar-2010)
2 - Big Nate Strikes Again (Oct-2010)
3 - Big Nate on a Roll (Aug-2011)
4 - Big Nate Goes for Broke (Mar-2012)
5 - Big Nate Flips Out (Feb-2013)
6 - Big Nate: In the Zone (Mar-2014)
7 - Big Nate Lives It Up (Mar-2015)
8 - Big Nate Blasts Off (Feb-2016)

Big Nate Comics

1 - Big Nate From the Top (Oct-2010)
2 - Big Nate Out Loud (May-2011)
3 - Big Nate and Friends (Dec-2011)
4 - Big Nate Makes the Grade (Aug-2012)
6 - Big Nate: Game On! (Apr-2013)
7 - Big Nate: I Can't Take It! (Oct-2013)
8 - Big Nate: Great Minds Think Alike (Apr-2014)
9 - Big Nate: The Crowd Goes Wild! (Oct-2014)
12 - Big Nate: Say Good-Bye to Dork City (Mar-2015)
13 - Big Nate: Welcome to My World (Sep-2015)
14 - Big Nate: Thunka, Thunka, Thunka (Aug-2016)
15 - Big Nate: Revenge of the Cream Puffs (Sep-2016)
16 - Big Nate: What's a Little Noogie Between Friends? (Mar-2017)
17 - Big Nate: A Good Old-Fashioned Wedgie (Sep-2017)
18 - Big Nate: Silent But Deadly (Mar-2018)
19 - Big Nate Goes Bananas! (Sep-2018)
20 - Big Nate: Payback Time! (Mar-2019)
21 - Big Nate: Hug It Out! (Sep-2019)
22 - Big Nate: Blow the Roof Off! (Mar-2020)
23 - Big Nate: The Gerbil Ate My Homework (Sep-2020)
24 - Big Nate: In Your Face! (Mar-2021)
25 - Big Nate: Aloha! (Sep-2021)
26 - Big Nate: Beware of Low-Flying Corn Muffins (Mar-2022)
27 - Big Nate: Release the Hounds! (Oct-2022)
28 - Big Nate: Nailed It! (Mar-2023)
29 - Big Nate: Move It or Lose It! (Sep-2023)
Big Nate Makes a Splash (Jun-2013)
Big Nate: Dibs on This Chair (Jun-2013)
Big Nate: I Smell a Pop Quiz! (Jun-2013)
Big Nate: Pray for a Fire Drill (Jun-2013)

Big Nate Comix

1 - What Could Possibly Go Wrong? (Mar-2012)
2 - Big Nate: Here Goes Nothing (Aug-2012)
3 - Big Nate: Genius Mode (May-2013)
4 - Big Nate: Mr. Popularity (May-2014)

Big Nate TV Series Graphic Novel

1 - Big Nate: Destined for Awesomeness (Sep-2022)
2 - Prank You Very Much (Dec-2022)
3 - Next Stop, Superstardom! (Jun-2023)

Little Big Nate

1 - Little Big Nate: Draws A Blank (Sep-2019)
2 - Little Big Nate: No Nap! (Sep-2020)

Max and the Midknights

1 - Max and the Midknights (Jan-2019)
2 - Battle of the Bodkins (Dec-2020)
3 - The Tower of Time (Mar-2022)

Book List in Order: 63 titles



  • BIG NATE IS IN A CLASS BY HIMSELF! Nate knows he's meant for big things. REALLY big things. But life doesn't always go your way just because you're awesome. Trouble always seems to find him, but Nate keeps his cool no matter what. He knows he's gr...



  • Meet classic comic-strip character Big Nate -- The Boy with the Biggest Head in the World -- as he stars in his own super-funny series. Big Nate is created by Lincoln Peirce, who inspired Jeff Kinney, author of DIARY OF A WIMPY KID. Big-head Nate Wri...



  • BIG NATE WILL SURPASS ALL OTHERS! But it won't be easy. He's stuck with Gina, his all-time enemy, who just might ruin everything! Will Nate win or lose? Pass or fail? Or end up in detention...AGAIN? ...



  • Hot off the best-seller list, Big Nate is in a class by himself. This spunky 11-year-old holds the school record in detentions, but that doesn’t stop him from dreaming big!Big Nate is taking it from the top -- the top of the troublemaker's list!Nat...



  • Class clown. Self-described genius. Mischief maker. Big Nate knows trouble. Nate may not be Joe Honor Roll, but he knows he's meant for BIG fun. He's always up for scribbling, games, jokes, laughs, and creating comics. And now YOU can join him! An...



  • Eleven-year-old Nate Wright is living OUT LOUD and he wouldn't have it any other way! Even though his friends won't let him be the lead singer in their band, Nate continues to rock. He's a superstar of the comics pages, and thanks to the best-sellin...



  • Big Nate is on a roll! Nate's a big deal in his scout troop . . . until Artur -- aka Mr. Perfect -- joins up. Now Nate's stuck in second place. And Artur means business. Will Nate take the grand prize? Or wipe out, big time?...



  • Join Nate in this collection of his funniest moments, as he confronts the pressures and concerns of sixth grade with his classic hilarity.Sixth-grader Nate Wright is on top of the world . . . with a little help from his friends! His best buddies, Fra...



  • BIG NATE IS GOING FOR BROKE! Mighty Jefferson Middle School always wins. Then Nate decides it's time to go from zeroes to heroes! Will Nate crack under the pressure of the "Ultimate Snowdown"? Or lead P.S. 38 to its biggest victory ever? Meet BIG ...






  • Big Nate is awesome! Did you know that Nate's the star of his own comic strip? Check it out! Will Nate get away with his master plan? Or will Mrs. Godfrey catch him in the act? Find out what happens next! Plus, bonus Big Nate material in the...



  • Big Nate Fun Blaster will rock your socks off! This second Big Nate themed paper-over-board activity book is bursting with awesome all new activities for Nate fans, including trivia quizzes, super sudoku puzzles, crackable codes, create your own comi...



  • Self-described comic genius Big Nate keeps parents and teaching on their toes in this hilarious, New York Times best-selling series that has sold more than 4.5 million copies.Nate Wright is known to his pals and teachers for many things, his penchant...



  • Big Nate is the best Nate's not only the star of his own comic strip -- he's the star goalie of his school soccer team! Will Nate defend his goal and save the day? Or will Jefferson Middle School win . . . again? Find out what happens next! ...



  • 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 than a year.Enjoy more than two years of Sunday cartoons, portraying the colorful life of Nate Wright. This spunky e...



  • Everyone knows N-A-T-E does not equal N-E-A-T! And when Nate's sloppiness gets out of hand, his best friend, Francis, is in serious trouble. Can Nate clean up his act, or will he flip out first?...



  • 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 than a year.To sixth-grader Nate Wright, life is one big game. So when he suits up for any sport, he does it with ...



  • Here comes the latest comic compilation from Lincoln Peirce, all about king of detention and cartooning genius Nate Wright! Includes more than 300 black-and-white comic strips, plus bonus Big Nate material in the back!...



  • Count on Nate Wright to stir things up and make his entrance with a splash!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 fe...



  • Leave it to Big Nate to stake his claim on anything in reach!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...






  • Nate Wright has a nose (and a penchant) for trouble. So he's not one to be surprised by a pop quiz popping up.Aspiring cartoonist Nate Wright is the star of Big Nate, the daily and Sunday comic strip and a favorite middle-grade book character. Nate ...



  •  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 ...



  • Big Nate himself would love Big Nate Doodlepalooza by Lincoln Peirce, a super-cool activity book that's jam-packed with over 150 boredom-blasting activities. Big Nate is a self-described genius. Instead of doing homework, he'd rather do these all-new...



  • Big Nate. He thinks big. He talks big. He acts big. And the Big Nate: I Can't Take It, featuring our mischievous middle-school hero, is big fun.Life can be stressful for Nate Wright.  At school, Mrs. Godfrey makes every day a nightmare.  At home, h...



  • The sixth Big Nate book in the New York Times bestselling series by Lincoln Peirce! The latest illustrated novel from Lincoln Peirce is a laugh-out-loud must-read starring the one and only cartooning genius, king of detention, and Cheez Doodle connoi...



  •  Two heads are better than one, except when they're crashing into each other! But that won't prevent Big Nate and his pals from hatching great ideas for fun. Nate Wright is a wisecracking 11-year-old who knows he's destined for greatness. The sta...



  • The fourth Big Nate comic compilation in the New York Times bestselling series by Lincoln Peirce, in full color! Big Nate is a New York Times bestseller and the star of his own comic strip.Here comes the latest comic compilation from Lincoln Peirc...



  • Laugh until it hurts with Big Nate Laugh-O-Rama, the awesome fourth Big Nate activity book! Chock-full of mazes, crossword puzzles, comics, quizzes, and sudoku, the newest installment in the New York Times bestselling series gives kids the chance to ...



  • Aspiring cartoonist Nate Wright is the star of Big Nate, the daily and Sunday comic strip, which has been nationally syndicated since 1991. Nate is 11 years old, four-and-a-half feet tall, and the all-time record holder for detentions in school histo...



  • The more Big Nate, the better! Readers will have their fill of Nate's wisecracks and school day shenanigans in this giant collection of hilarious comic strips.Big Nate's Greatest Hits collects three bestselling e-book only collections--Big Nate Makes...






  • BIG NATE IS LIVING IT UP! Principal Nichols wants Nate to be buddies with new kid Breckenridge Puffington III and show him around. But that’s no easy task when Breckenridge is a plant-doodling total fun-sponge. There’s also something strangely...



  • Can Nate Wright get any cooler? Not according to Nate himself. He's already P.S. 38's rockin'est drummer, finest poet (check out his haiku about brazil nuts), and deepest thinker--in his own mind. But does Nate have what it takes to hang with Marcus,...



  • Scribble for hours with Big Nate Super Scribbler, the awesome fifth Big Nate activity book! Chock-full of mazes, crossword puzzles, comics, quizzes, and sudokus, the newest installment in the New York Times bestselling series gives kids the chance to...



  • Join Big Nate and his classmates Gina, Artur, Francis, Jenny, and Teddy, as they navigate the halls of P.S. 38. One thing's for sure: Nate is definitely not the teacher's pet!Nate Wright’s life is just like his locker -- it’s full of surpr...



  • BIG NATE IS BLASTING OFF! Nate has a crush on Ruby. But after his scrap with Randy Betancourt makes headlines in the Weekly Bugle, he's got a problem WAY worse than detention! Can Nate bounce back? And will the annual Mud Bowl be a blast ... or a bu...



  • This sixth activity book, Big Nate Puzzlemania, is jam-packed with new activities for Nate fans of all ages. Showcasing favorite characters from Nate's world and tons of amazing art, it has plenty of open space to get creative! For kids (and adul...



  • Sixth grade can be a tension convention for Nate Wright. His baseball team's just been given the lamest name in Little League history; he's on the verge of becoming know-it-all Gina's personal servant for a day; and Spitsy, the closest thing he ha...



  • It's one, two, three strikes, you're out, as the Cream Puffs seek sweet revenge!Here come the Cream Puffs!  Nate and his baseball team, saddled with the most embarrassing moniker in Little League history, want to show the world they’re not just a ...



  • Happy Birthday to the New York Times Best Seller, Big Nate! Celebrate twenty-five years of the Big Nate cartoon strip with this jam-packed compendium of everything you've ever wanted to know about the character and Lincoln Peirce, the creator beh...



  • Big Nate is in a class by himself. This feisty 11-year-old holds the school record for detentions, but that doesn't stop him from dreaming big!NEW YORK TIMES BEST SELLER!Nate Wright’s a winner--in his own mind, anyway. So when things go wron...






  • Join the unstoppable Big Nate for another round of middle school adventures! From homework and hygiene to hilarious hiijnks " no one quite does sixth grade like Nate and his friends.Need a way to shut up some snooty kid when he gloats about his pri...



  • Middle school is a breeding ground for mischief and dreaming big for Big Nate and his pals! NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLING AUTHOR!Everyone’s favorite sixth grader is back for more misadventures, and Big Nate: Silent But Deadly smells like a win...



  • Join Big Nate and his pals for another round of pranks, jokes, and wedgies! NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLING AUTHOR!The school year is winding down, and Nate can’t wait for summer vacation:  baseball, beach trips, and…overripe bananas?  Yuck!...



  • Join Max's quest to become a knight in this laugh-filled adventure from the New York Times bestselling author of the Big Nate series! Max wants to be a knight! Too bad that dream is about as likely as finding a friendly dragon. But when Max's uncl...



  • In this brand-new collection of the NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLING series Big Nate, everyone's favorite prankster takes on everything from epic snowball fights to sixth-grade crushes, with plenty of hilarious misadventures along the way.Look out, ...



  • When Nate rides the Flamethrower with a mystery girl at the fair, sparks fly. Nate’s certain he’s just met the love of his life -- and then she disappears! Can our lovestruck hero track her down? Sixth grade is no picnic for Nate Wright. H...



  • The author of the New York Times bestselling Big Nate series introduces a younger version of this adventurous, mischievous, wildly popular character!When Little Big Nate gets a new pack of crayons, his illustrations really come to life! In thi...



  • This latest Big Nate installment by bestselling author Lincoln Peirce will take readers on a hilarious, romantic, rock-and-roll adventure!Nate Wright is born to be wild! And when Enslave the Mollusk is invited to play at the P.S. 38 annual ope...



  • The thrilling next installment in the enormously popular Big Nate series Dating an older lady has its challenges, and Nate isn't sure he's cut out for the experience, especially since his friends in his own grade seem to be having a lot of fun...



  • The star of the bestselling Big Nate book series is back in another board book adventure for preschool-aged children.Big Nate doesn't want to take a nap. But once he does drift off to sleep, he's delighted to find his imagination can take him ...






  • NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLING SERIES • Max takes on knight school in the hilarious sequel to the bestselling illustrated novel Max and the Midknights, from the author of the Big Nate series!"Fantastic! I loved it!" -Dav Pilkey, New York Time...



  • Now an animated series with Paramount+ and Nickelodeon!Like a sudden soccer ball to the gut, this thrilling installment in the enormously popular Big Nate series will take your breath away!When you're a sixth-grade dynamo like Nate Wright, life c...



  • Now an animated series with Paramount+ and Nickelodeon! Another fun Big Nate adventure in the laugh-out-loud bestselling series by Lincoln Peirce.Aloha can mean hello or goodbye—which makes it the perfect word for sixth grader Nate Wright....



  • A 2023 Children's Book Council Children's Favorite Winner!In this series of hilarious Big Nate comics by bestsellingauthor Lincoln Peirce, the jokes are flying, and the laughs are always on target!Warning: Big Nate is back, and the whole ...



  • NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLING SERIES • From the creator of the Big Nate series comes the third Max and the Midknights adventure!  "Fantastic! I loved it!" --Dav Pilkey, New York Times bestselling author of the Dog Man seriesEveryone's f...



  • A 2023 CBC Children's Favorite Winner! This dynamic graphic novel based on the new Big Nate animated series on Paramount+ and Nickelodeon includes stories from three different episodes, featuring visually stunning, full-color CG artwork. Starring...



  • The newest collection of comics featuring Big Nate, who is now the star of a new animated TV series on Paramount+ and Nickelodeon. Nate Wright's life kind of stinks. His dad's habit of handing out healthy snacks ruins another Halloween.&...



  • This dynamic graphic novel is based on the Big Nate animated series on Paramount+ and Nickelodeon. Starring Nate, Francis, Dee Dee, Teddy, and friends, these hilarious escapades will thrill longtime Big Nate fans as well as new readers. It's...



  • Sixth grader Nate Wright is on a roll in this new collection of comics featuring Big Nate, now an animated series on Paramount+ and Nickelodeon!You can’t win ‘em all—especially when you’re slumping sixth-grader Nate Wrigh...



  • This dynamic graphic novel is based on the Big Nate animated series now airing on Paramount+ and Nickelodeon. Featuring stories and artwork from three full-length episodes starring Nate, Francis, Dee Dee, Teddy, and friends, these hilarious esca...



  • A new comics collection featuring Big Nate, the star of the bestselling book series and the Emmy-nominated animated TV series on Paramount+ and Nickelodeon. With all your favorite characters providing laughs on every page, this all-new collectio...



  • Now a hit animated series on Nickelodeon and Paramount+, Big Nate delights middle grade readers with stories of mischief and misadventure in these full-color comics featuring sixth grader Nate Wright and friends at P.S. 38.  For Nate W...



  • Now a hit animated series on Nickelodeon and Paramount+, Big Nate delights middle grade readers with stories of mischief and misadventure in these full-color comics featuring sixth grader Nate Wright and friends at P.S. 38.Big Nate is a leg...



  • Featuring original content and stories based on the Emmy-nominated Big Nate animated series on Paramount+ and Nickelodeon, The Nate Files offers an exciting peek into the world of Big Nate and friends, including comics, stories, and bonus material ta...


Award-Winning Books by Lincoln Peirce

Big Nate: In a Class by Himself
2011 Great Stone Face Book Award -- Grades 4-6
2012 Kentucky Bluegrass Award -- Grades 3-5
2013 Garden State Children's Book Award -- Children's Fiction


Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Lincoln Peirce has published 63 books.

The next book by Lincoln Peirce, The Nate Files, will be published in October 2024.

The first book by Lincoln Peirce, Big Nate: In a Class by Himself, was published in March 2010.

Yes. Lincoln Peirce has 6 series.