The curse of the campfire weenies, and other warped and creepy tales

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Tom Doherty Associates,
Pub. Date:
2007.
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English
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A boy discovers the answer to one of the great urban mysteries: why are pigeons always pooping in parks? A second-grade class learns why they should always be nice to their math teacher….An ancient predator uses the internet to search out its prey… A young girl and her little brother escape a campfire weenie only to encounter something even more terrifying: a troupe of Girl Scouts singing campfire songs.

For this, his third collection of warped and creepy “weenie” tales, critically-acclaimed author and master of the macabre David Lubar traveled deep into the shadowy corners of his mind, looking for new ways to amuse and terrify his readers. And in the tradition of In the Land of the Lawn Weenies and Invasion of the Road Weenies, he reveals the inspiration behind each of the thirty-five stories at the end of the book.

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9780765318077
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table_of_contents Mr. HooHaa! -- You are what you eat -- Spin -- Tunnel of terror -- Nice clean place -- Tied up -- Predators -- Curse of the campfire weenies -- Cat napped -- Unforgiving tree -- Bobbing for dummies -- Eat a bug -- Throwaways -- Touch the bottom -- Genie of the necklace -- Alexander watches a play -- Mrs. Barunki -- Murgopana -- Eat your veggies -- Inquire within -- Three -- Fat face -- Soda fountain -- Sniffles -- Sidewalk chalk -- Don't ever let it touch the ground - Picking up -- Head of the class -- Halfway home -- Hop to it -- Nothing like a hammock -- Puncturation -- Chipper -- Mug shots -- Forgotten monsters -- Word or two about these stories -- Reader's guide.
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