10 Clever Short Stories from Kids' Favorite Authors! How many different ways can writers tell a story that includes the line "I fooled you"? You'd be surprised! For this collection, acclaimed author Johanna Hurwitz asked her fellow writers — including Douglas Florian, Matthew Holm, and Eve B. Feldman — to write stories that included that line. The results range from a comic graphic tale about clever chimps to thought-provoking explorations of fairness and the power of imagination. Young readers will love meeting an arrogant prince trying to bluff his way out of paying the bridge troll's toll, a boy's grandfather who plays an elaborate trick that has the whole town laughing at him, and other clever characters!