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Happy Birthday to the New York Times Best Seller, Big Nate! Celebrate twenty-five years of theBig Nate cartoon strip with this jam-packed compendium of everything you've ever wanted to know about the character and Lincoln Peirce, the creator behind him.If there's one word that Big Nate would use to describe himself, it would be E-P-I-C! And so is this slipcased, jam-packed book full of cartoons and memorabilia celebrating 25 years of Big Nate:Epic Big Nate.Kicking off with an introduction by acclaimed Mutts creator, Patrick McDonnell, and followed with a Q and A withDiary of a Wimpy Kid author, Jeff Kinney, find out how novels and cartoons madeBig Nate into the phenomenal success it has become. Lincoln Peirce will share anecdotes along with images and excerpts from blog posts over the years, revealing the behind-the-scenes stories behind the stories. It will also include behind-the-scenes looks at Big Nate the Musical in various stages and incarnations, Big Nate world's record strip, with some of the record-breaking images from theToday show, as well as images of kids working on it at their schools.A large selection of cartoons presented chronologically demonstrates how Big Nate’s appearance has changed,which cartoons have garnered the most response, and favorite story lines. Sprinkled throughout are selections from Lincoln's sketchbook since childhood to present day along with his commentary.
Number of Pages: 256
Publisher: Andrews McMeel Pub
Author: Lincoln Peirce
Street Date: October 25, 2016
Item Number (DPCI): 248-36-0124
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Great book, My 10 yr old loves it!
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Gabby — 4 months ago
My son loves the book, He was very impressive with the size and quality. I love the price!!! almost $20 cheaper than retail. Also, Target, as usual, excellent packaging and literally arrived in 2 days.