- I scooped out all the jello from their snack cups and replaced it with red wine vinegar infused cyrstal light jello. Then I glued the seal back on.
- Cheeto bags filled with carrot sticks. (They might cry about this one.)
- A water bottle with baby abesol smear around the rim.
- And a cupcake with a small burst of toothpaste in the middle.
Are you playing any pranks today?
My Fave Middle Grade Bloggers this Week:
Industry & Inspiration
- 2010 Sales Figures for Children's Books Announced @ Write4Kids!
- B & N Exec: eBooks on Pace to Outsell Print @ Write4Kids!
- 7 Questions for Literary Agent Wendy Schmalz @ Middle Grade Ninja.
- Interview with Literary Agent Chris Richman about Books for Kids @ Anita Laydon Miller's MG Blog.
- Young Adult vs. Middle Grade @ Project Mayhem.
- Why I Want a Literary Agent @ Time Guardian Blog.
- Creative Confidence @ Kidlit.
- L is for Language @ That's Another Story.
- If Your Character's Missing a Shoe, Try Finding Its Match @ Adventures in Children's Publishing.
- Tip Tuesday #82: Making a Character Collage @ Literary Rambles.
- Plotting (Part 2): Developing an Outline & Synopsis @ That's Another Story.
- Revision is All About Taking Risks @ MiG Writers.
- Ink Spells Takes On The Cloud @ Ink Spells.
- MMGM: ARC Giveaway Extravaganza @ Shannon Whitney Messenger. (There is still time to enter for the giveaway.)
- Tween Tuesday: Moon Over Manifest @ The O.W.L.
- Tween Tuesday: The Invisible Order: Rise of the Darklings @ GreenBean Teen Queen.
- MMGM: Follow My Leader @ Book Dreaming.
- MMGM: The Resisters @ My Brain On Books.
- MMGM: Falling In @ Night Writer.
- Review: If a Tree Falls at Lunch Period @ My Comfy Chair.
- Hi-Lo Recs @ From the Mixed-Up Files...
- MG Review & Giveaway: The Rotten Adventures of Zachary Ruthless @ Project Mayhem.
- An Action-Packed Series @ Write About Now.
- Luv Ya Bunches @ Book Nut.
- MG Book Review: Slob by Ellen Potter @ Dutch Hill News.
Other MG Roundups
- This Sunday's Middle Grade Fantasy & SciFi Roundup @ Charlotte's Library.