Sipping Spiders Through a Straw

Campfire Songs for Monsters

By Kelly DiPucchio; Gris Grimly (Illustrator)
(Scholastic Press, Hardcover, 9780439584012, 40pp.)

Publication Date: May 2008

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A delightfully chilling musical romp through the gross and gory world of campfire songs
In this howlishly fun collection of campfire songs, little monsters everywhere will love singing along to their favorite campfire tunes which have been altered for optimal gross-out effect by the ghoulish Kelly DiPucchio and illustrated by the Master of Creep, Gris Grimly.
Disgusting highlights include "If You're Scary and You Know It," "99 Bottles of Blood on the Wall," and the classic in the making, "Do Your Guts Hang Low?" Gather your creepy, crawly friends and get ready to slither and slink and howl and stink.

About the Author
Kelly DiPucchio is the award-winning and "New York Times" bestselling author of "Grace for President" and numerous other books for kids, including the Crafty Chloe books "Crafty Chloe" and "Dress-Up Mess-Up", " "as well as "Zombie in Love", "Zombie in Love 2 + 1", and "Gaston". She lives with her husband and three children in Michigan, and you can visit her at

Gris Grimly is a children's book illustrator who moonlights in painting and filmmaking. Some of his best-known works include Gris Grimly's Frankenstein, Edgar Allan Poe's Tales of Mystery and Madness and Edgar Allan Poe's Tales of Death and Dementia, and Neil Gaiman's bestselling picture book The Dangerous Alphabet. He lives in Los Angeles.
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