Big Nate Hug it Out by Lincoln Pierce starts with the funniest gerbil opinions ever. Next up are the hilarious grandparents who don't take much very seriously, making them perfect chaperones for adolescents on a trip to a museum. School provides an endless source of amusing setups for Nate and his sixth-grade pals. One of the best is the tutoring section. There is a laugh on every page of this graphic novel.