How many different ways can ten leading middle-grade authors tell a story including the line "I fooled you"? Prepare to be surprised! (Ages 9-12)
An arrogant prince tries to bluff his way out of paying the bridge troll's toll, only to find that honesty really is its own reward. Judy Moody dreams up her best-ever prank on Stink, but he finds a hilarious way to make her joke fall splat. And when a boy's grandfather plays an elaborate trick that has the whole town laughing at him, can he use it one day to big-time advantage? Edited by acclaimed children's author Johanna Hurwitz, this collection of stories — all woven around the phrase "I fooled you" — range from a comic graphic tale about clever chimps to thought-provoking explorations of fairness, empathy, eccentricity, and the power of imagination.
Hardcover | $16.99
Published by Candlewick Mar 09, 2010| 192 Pages| 5-1/2 x 8-1/4| Middle Grade (8-12)| ISBN 9780763637897