Fans of Diary of a Wimpy Kid should read the Big Nate series. Big Nate is hilarious because Nate has a good sense of humor. But Nate has friends. Meet Teddy and Francis. They too have a very good sense of humor. Nate has an arch enemy who could it be? (Ominous music). Nate is eleven years old. One of his adventures, for example: He gets yelled at by Mrs. Godfrey, which seems to happen to him a lot for no reason, so he thinks. During fleece ball, sort of like playing indoor baseball with a puffy ball, Gina gets a lucky hit against the Raptors and she wins a Spoffy, a make believe trophy, a tin soda can wrapped up in a bunch of aluminum foil. There are 5 books in the series plus comic books.