Magic and (mis)adventures abound in Max and the Midknights , a hilarious illustrated novel from the New York Times bestselling creator of the Big Nate series, Lincoln Peirce.
'Max is epic fun!' Jeff Kinney, bestselling author of the Diary of a Wimpy Kid series. 'Fantastic! I loved it!' Dav Pilkey, bestselling author of the Dog Man series. Join Max's quest to become a knight in this laugh-out-loud New York Times bestselling adventure! Max wants to be a knight - too bad that dream is about as likely as finding a friendly dragon. But when Max's uncle Budrick is kidnapped by the cruel King Gastley, Max has to act . . . and fast! Joined by a band of brave adventurers - the Midknights - Max sets out on a thrilling quest: to save uncle Budrick and restore the realm of Byjovia to its former glory!
Lincoln Peirce began creating comics in the 6th grade (just like Big Nate!). He went on to teach art at a New York City High School. Lincoln created the cartoon-strip character Big Nate in 1991, naming the character after a nickname he gave his older brother as a kid. He lives in Portland, Maine in the US and as well as creating Big Nate comic strips anMore about Lincoln Peirce