I Fooled You

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I Fooled You
Written by Johanna Hurwitz
Format: Hardback
ISBN-10: 0763637890
ISBN-13: 9780763637897
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I Fooled You
Ten Stories of Tricks, Jokes and Switcheroos

author: Johanna Hurwitz

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.

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)
suggested retail price (U.S./CAN):
$16.99 / $22.00
isbn-10/isbn-13:
0763637890 /  9780763637897
on sale date:
03/2010
type/format:
Anthology / Hardback
age range:
9 yrs - 12 yrs
# of pages/size:
192 / 5 1/2" x 8 1/4"
grade range:
Grade 4 - Grade 7
 
subjects:
Humorous Stories; School & Education; Social Issues; Short Stories; Sports & Recreation;
author’s comments:
Johanna Hurwitz is the award-winning author of more than sixty books for children, including Mostly Monty, Mighty Monty, and Amazing Monty, as well as the Riverside Kids series. She lives in Great Neck, New York.
 
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