Extreme Halloween: The Ultimate Guide to Making Halloween Scary Again

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Penguin, Sep 1, 2009 - Crafts & Hobbies - 96 pages
All new diabolical ideas from the bestselling author of Extreme Pumpkins— the ultimate guide to reviving the grisly true spirit of Halloween.

From baking hemorrhaging desserts to burying family and friends alive, the outrageous projects in this guide will inspire readers to transform the house, the yard, the kids, and the wardrobe for the scariest Halloween ever. Some of the spooky ideas include:

• Alligator in the Leaf Pile
• Toilet Bowl of Candy
• Fog Your Yard
• Buried Alive
• Turning a Garage into a Haunted House
• A Cake that Bleeds
• Costumes to Disturb and Amuse

For any fan of Halloween, this extreme celebration will spook, inspire, and help freak out the neighbors.

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User Review  - Denise B, Crafts Buyer - Borders

Extreme Halloween is from the twisted mind that brought us Extreme Pumpkins and Extreme Pumpkins II. His first two books focused on carving sinister, silly, and sometimes completely disgusting ... Read full review


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16 Segments Make 1 Worm
Assemble Your Creeper
62 Legs and Counting
Kill It
Bury It
Filet Your Critter
Deploy the Stinger
Arachnid Assembly
Carve Your Tikis
Get Set
A Little Gallows Humor
Tie and Hang the Noose
Craft Your Halloween Victim
Hang Em
Time to Slash and Stick

Rig Your Dark Doorway
Get a Good Laugh
Make a Ghoulish Head
Construct the Skeleton
Dress Up the Ghost
See If It Zips
Get Psyched
Start with the Skeleton
Prepare Your Pumpkins
Give Your Serpent Some Fins
Shish Kebab Your Pumpkins
Build a Bridge
A Coffin Is Just a Box
Give Your Casket Some Doors
Rest in Peace?
Monsterous Expressions
Give Him Some Arms
Watch Out He Has Claws
The Easy Way
Be Thorough
Build a Better Table
Add the Bells and Whistles
Star in Your Own Sideshow
Let the Evil Begin
Must I Spell It Out?
Surrogate Enemies
Eyeball Anyone?
You Gotta Have Ham
Its Party Time
The Meat on His Bones
Carve the Skull
Lay Out the Victim
Serve It Forth
Make the Pudding
Whip It Up
Set the Scene
Bottle a Frontal Lobotomy
Gruesome Garnish

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About the author (2009)

Tom Nardone is the creator of the popular website extremepumpkins.com. He lives in Michigan with his long-suffering wife and their three children, where he runs an internet company.

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