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Road Trip Wednesday #59: Give a Book Character a Christmas Present!

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Welcome to our 59th Road Trip Wednesday!

Road Trip Wednesday is a ‘Blog Carnival,’ where YA Highway's contributors post a weekly writing- or reading-related question and answer it on our own blogs. You can hop from destination to destination and get everybody's unique take on the topic.

We'd love for you to participate! Just answer the prompt on your own blog and leave a link in the comments - or, if you prefer, you can include your answer in the comments.

This Week's Topic:
Give a book character a Christmas present!

What would you give your favourite characters for Christmas, and why? Would you give Harry Potter contact lenses? Bella Swan a copy of He's Just Not That Into You? Or maybe a lifetime supply of cherry cola to Bianca Piper, so she always has something to throw at guys who don't behave?

Leila: “This is going to make me sound psychotic crazy..."

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Leila Austin

Leila lives in Middle Earth, also known as New Zealand, and writes YA fantasy.

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  1. Here's mine...this was *hard*!

  2. loved it!

  3. Mine involves food, of course:

  4. Mine is a little snarky...just a little. But I did enjoy the book.


    I can't just give away ONE gift, I gave away a few

  6. Wow, I had a hard time with this one. But this is my take:

    Merry Christmas everyone!

  7. As a Teen Librarian for the Boston Public Library, I have to say I LOVE your blog! I decided to link to it from ours, and to post your question on our blog to see the answers we get from our local teens. Check it out:

  8. BAH HA HA!! OMG Leila, giving Bella a copy of He's Just Not That Into You is BRILLIANT!!!

  9. This was hard, but lots of fun. :)

  10. Awesome, THANK YOU Boston Library! :)

  11. Great prompt! Here's my answer... it involves a lot of hugs.

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  13. I've lurked long enough. This week I participate. Thanks for the question that tugged at my heart.

  14. What a fun question! my answer is here

  15. Once I got the ideas out of my system that would land me on the naughty list, I came up with a good gift assortment.

  16. I liked this post. Here's my contribution:

  17. I'm a little late on this one, but couldn't resist answering.


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