Big Nate in A Class by HimselfBook - 2010
"Big Nate is funny, big time."--Jeff Kinney, author of Diary of a Wimpy Kid
For fans of the hilarious Diary of a Wimpy Kid series: Get ready to meet Big Nate! In the first novel in the New York Times bestselling series, Big Nate is in a class by himself!
Nate knows he's meant for big things. REALLY big things. But things don't always go your way just because you're awesome. Nate barely survives his dad's toxic oatmeal before rushing off to school--minus his lunch. He body slams the no-nonsense principal. He accidentally insults his least favorite teacher, the horrifying Mrs. Godfrey (aka Godzilla). And school has barely started!
Trouble always seems to find him, but Nate keeps his cool. He knows he's destined for greatness. A fortune cookie told him so.
Here comes BIG NATE, accidental mischief maker and definitely NOT the teacher's pet.
Get your reader into this beloved series with Big Nate: In a Class by Himself, the perfect book for anyone who's ever been to middle school.
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Nate thinks he is going to have a social studies test. He tries to get out of school, but he realizes he the test is not going to happen. Teddy gives Nate a fortune cookie that predicts Nate will surpass all others today. So Nate tries to surpass everyone, but ends up with seven detention slips. While in detention, Nate gives all the slips to the monitor and the monitor tells Nate she has never gotten that many slips from one person. Big Nate ended up surpassing all others after all.