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Tween Tuesday: Dork Diaries Giveaway

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Dork Diaries: Tales from a Not So Fabulous Life by Rachel Renee Russell

It's a known fact that if you work with tweens, you're going to be asked "I want books like Diary of a Wimpy Kid." When that happens, give them Dork Diaries by Rachel Renee Russell. The Dork Diaries books have a great sense of humor and Nikki gives us a great girl perspective into middle school. Nikki's at a new school and she feels like a dork. But really Nikki is a funny, creative, artist who lets readers peek into her diary and read her observations about middle school.

Want to win a Dork Diaries prize pack? I've got copies of
Dork Diaries 1 and 2 (thanks to the author) and a Slumber Party Cube from Table Topics (donted by Table Topics).
Open to ages 13+, US Address Only, Contest ends Oct 26, midnight CT

To Enter: Leave a comment and answer this fun Slumber Party question:
If you could only eat one dessert for the rest of your life what would you choose?




Comments

  1. Most definitely ice cream, preferably mint chocolate chip.

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  2. I'd go with ice cream, too, but propbably hot fudge sundaes.

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  3. Brownies. Lots and lots of brownies. Especially the ones with frosting on top...yum!

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  4. Oooh...that's a toughie. I recently had a dessert called a pizookie while I was out west. It's a mostly baked cookie with icecream on top. I think I'd have to go with that. Yum.

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  5. Hmmm--I think I'd have to go with hot fudge sundaes too!

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  6. I would have to go with ice cream, but really how can one choose?!

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  7. Carrot cake! Best dessert ever!

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  8. Birthday cake...yellow cake with vanilla buttercream icing! This cake would, of course, also be calorie free. : )

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  9. Cheesecake, I love any kind of cheesecake.

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  10. Definitely french vanilla bean ice cream.
    nancysoffice at gmail dot com

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  11. My teen intern says "Chocolate chip cookies!" I would have to go with lemon squares. Thanks!
    Robenc@gmail.com

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  12. Ice cream. Without a doubt.

    jpetroroy at gmail dot com

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  13. Mmmmm.....great question and give away! I would have to say ice cream sandwiches - so good! Or fried Snicker's bars or funnel cake. Difficult choice. :)

    lit.for.lunch [AT] gmail [dot] come

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  14. oops [dot] com

    I really should spell check before I publish!

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  15. Mississippi Mud cake....or anything dark chocolate!!! These comments are making me hungry!

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  16. mmmm, i would choose ice cream cake, hands down :) That book looks adorable<3.

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  17. Yellow cake with chocolate frosting! NUMMM

    dragonzgoil at gmail dot com

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  18. The desert I would chose would be cookies and my daughter says "ice cream" for sure!

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  19. Without a doubt it would be Ben and Jerry's Pumpkin Cheesecake Icecream.

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  20. Ok... I am not really a dessert person. But I could spend a lifetime eating chips and homemade salsa!

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  21. Grand Marnier cake!

    delilah0180(at)yahoo(dot)com

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  22. I'd pick cheesecake-yum!
    mearley1979 at gmail dot com

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  23. Without hesitation...Chocolate Chip Pie! (must be warm before eating) Delicious!

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  24. Thin Mint Girl Scout cookies...an endless supply.

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