November 30, 2009

Writing Prompt: Gifts for Fictional People

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Writingprompt_charactergifts We're coming up on the best time of year . . . the time for presents! I'm sure you're busy buying presents for siblings, parents, grandparents, aunts, uncles, cousins (lions, tigers, and bears, oh my!). And they're all happily buying presents for you.

But, enough about that. I don't want to know what you're *really* buying for people (or should I say, buying for real people). Instead, I want to know what you'd get for those best friends of yours that live inside the pages of a book.

What presents would you get for the characters of your favorite books this holiday season?

I'll start with . . .

Jamie Kelly (from Dear Dumb Diary by Jim Benton)

Glitter pens to make her (dumb) diary sparkle

The Cullens (from The Twilight Saga by Stephenie Meyer for ages 12 and up)

A baseball bat, because you've got to break a lot of bats when the balls you hit break the sound barrier

Hermione Granger (from Harry Potter by J. K. Rowling)

Books! (No explanation needed)

Now it's your turn. Leave your gift list in the comments!

—Carly H., STACKS Staffer

  1. Ley56

    Ax-Ten Cinnamon buns from the cinnabon.
    Jake-Basketball
    Marco-101 to annoy your parents(I’m so mean.)
    Cassie-World’s most dangeress animals.
    Rachel-A picture of her and Tobias.
    Tobias-Suger mice (got that idea from some thing I read. Let’s all not give a hawk suger mice when their in hawk form.)

  2. Sean

    If I could get a character from a book something for X-Mas, I would get Declan Ross (Isle of Swords) a new cannon for the Isaac Bruce!
    This way he can use it against enemy ships.

  3. anomonous writer

    i would give percy jackson’s pegasis cheese and rename it dave and then walk it off a cliff cause it can fly

  4. anomonous writer

    AAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAA
    WOOWOWOWOWOWOWOWOWOWOWOWOWOW LOTS OF A’S

  5. anomonous writer

    i would give eragon from the eragon series a subway sandwitch cause they r awesomesauce
    id give saphira an elephant cause she would think it was awesomesauce

  6. Stuffedninjagirl678

    Here i go…
    Max: his own black belt
    Greg Heffoly: twisted wizards 1 & 2
    Abby Hayes: mephone
    Magic Pickle: viniegar pool
    Judy Moody: bonjour bunny colection
    Stink Moody: private house
    Junie B.: her own pet
    Fudge Hatcher: a bag of cut up money
    Peter Hatcher: earmuffs
    Ally Finkle: kitty set
    Fredy Thresher: mouth guard Bye bye!
    stacks pal,
    Stuffedninjagirl678

  7. Morgan

    Dracula (Dracula)- Edward Cullen’s head on a platter.
    Cheshire Cat- Whatever Cheshire Cats like. Perhaps a raven with a writing desk.

  8. Cheeseninja513

    Well um… this is extreamly hard. I guess I would give Allie Finkle from, well you all know that book. I would give her a new notebook to put all her new rules in. I would also give Greg Heffley (Diary of a Wimpy Kid) a braclet that says “TOUGH!” Well that’s all i have to say oh wait one more thing BAM, BAM TURKEY AND HAM! PEACE!
    Cheeseninja513 :)

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