Sipping Spiders Through A Straw

Sipping Spiders Through A Straw

Campfire Songs for Monsters

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Little monsters everywhere will love singing along to their favourite campfire tunes in this howlingly fun collection with a gross and gory twist. Classic songs have been altered for optimal gross-out effect by the ghoulish Kelly DiPucchio and illustrated by the Master of Creep, Gris Grimly. Songs include "99 Bottles of Blood on the Wall," "For He's a Stinky Old Fellow," and the classic "Do Your Guts Hang Low?" So gather your creepy crawly friends and get ready to slither and slink and howl and stink!
Published: New York : Scholastic Press, 2008.
Edition: 1st ed.
ISBN: 9780439584012
0439584019
Branch Call Number: J782.42 DIP
Characteristics: 1 v. (unpaged) :,col. ill. ;,27 cm.
Additional Contributors: Grimly, Gris
Alternative Title: Campfire songs for monsters

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red_beaver_294
Jul 24, 2014

We really didn't read this book, we sang it. Funny songs and really creepy drawings.

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beckylunatic
Oct 02, 2010

Kids love gross-out stuff like this book. Grimly's illustrations are a ghoulish delight. One amusing detail I nearly overlooked is that each song is "somethinged to the tune of" in keeping with the theme of the song, so "howled" for one about a werewolf, and "sniveled" for one about boogers. Lots of fun.

bookmaster5000 Dec 20, 2009

Remember all those songs you sang when you were a kid, Home on the range, Farmer in the dell, 99 bottles of beer on the wall? This book has adapted those songs into icky monster themed songs. Home on the range has become Home of the strange, Take me out to the ball game is now Take me out to the graveyard. This books promises lots of singing enjoyment accompanied by wonderful illustrations by Gris Grimly. Staff picks 2009

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dotdotdot
Oct 03, 2009

Great fun. Gross. The boys love it. The girls just groan. The favorite was Blow, Blow, Blow Your Nose.

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