Big Nate: Dibs on This Chair by Lincoln Peirce

By Lincoln Peirce

Leave it to important Nate to stake his declare on whatever in reach!

Aspiring cartoonist Nate Wright is the celebrity of huge Nate, the day-by-day and Sunday sketch. As a well-liked middle-grade ebook personality, Nate is eleven years previous, four-and-a-half toes tall, and the best-ever list holder for detentions in class historical past. He's a self-described genius and 6th grade Renaissance guy. Nate, who lives together with his dad and older sister, enjoys pestering his relatives and academics along with his sarcasm.

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