Big Nate Goes for Broke is the fourth Big Nate book of the novel series. The book was released on March 20, 2012.
Jefferson Middle School has always (with the exception of a debate) beat P.S. 38 at almost everything. Nate decides it is time for P.S. 38 to surpass them for once, but this will not be easy when a sprinkler malfunction has messed up P.S. 38 and caused the students to have to stay at Jefferson until the problem is resolved.