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R.L Stine

Awakening the Golem

Beth Benedix | Posted 12.11.2015 | Religion
Beth Benedix

The first Golem story was told in medieval times. The most famous story, which I chose to retell, relates the adventures of the Golem of Prague, brought to life in the 1500s.

Goosebumps Actually Gives you Goosebumps!

KIDS FIRST! | Posted 11.06.2015 | Teen
KIDS FIRST!

Upset about moving from a big city to a small town, teenager Zach Cooper (Dylan Minnette) finds a silver lining when he meets the beautiful girl, Hann...

Read This And Die!: An Interview With R.L. Stine

The Huffington Post | Maddie Crum | Posted 10.16.2015 | Arts

In a two-story house in suburban Ohio, something was lurking. Was it a strange presence in the attic, whipping around corners and rattling the floorb...

You Might Not Know That Every 'Goosebumps' Book Is Based On This Guy

The Huffington Post | Andy McDonald | Posted 08.20.2015 | Comedy

You know the Goosebumps books, but you probably don't know the unfortunate soul they're based on. Meet Evan. He's just trying to find the right girl. ...

R.L. Stine's Monsters Come To Life In 'Goosebumps' Trailer

The Huffington Post | Erin Whitney | Posted 07.08.2015 | Entertainment

Hide under the covers, because the monsters from your childhood are coming to life. In the first trailer for Rob Letterman's "Goosebumps" adaptation, ...

R.L. Stine Writes An Entire Story On Twitter

The Huffington Post | Ed Mazza | Posted 10.29.2014 | Books

Prolific author R.L. Stine is celebrating Halloween a little early this year by publishing his latest story entirely on Twitter. Stine, who has int...

R.L. Stine Supports Amazon's Low E-Book Pricing

HuffPost Live | Ryan Buxton | Posted 09.24.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

Bestselling children's horror author R.L. Stine told HuffPost Live on Tuesday that Amazon's goal of keeping e-book prices low is a good idea. The b...

R.L. Stine Doesn't Understand The Craze Around Dystopian Novels

The Huffington Post | Kira Brekke | Posted 09.24.2014 | Books

Few books are as beloved among young readers as dystopian novels like The Giver, The Hunger Games and Divergent. However, one of the most iconic child...

R.L. Stine Explains How He Could Write An Entire 'Goosebumps' Book In 6 Days

HuffPost Live | Ryan Buxton | Posted 09.24.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

From 1992 to 1997, children's horror author R.L. Stine churned out 62 books in the first iteration of his "Goosebumps" series -- a prolific output tha...

Innovate Never Imitate

Rob Taub | Posted 09.16.2014 | Books
Rob Taub

The International Thriller Writers motto is "Innovate Never Imitate," and part of the organization's mission statement "is to provide a way for successful, bestselling authors to help debut and midlist authors advance their careers."

'Goosebumps' Art Brings Your 1990s Fantasies To Life

Posted 01.25.2014 | Arts

For kids of the 1990s, scholastic history would not be complete without the 62 books published by horror fiction master R.L. Stine. The "Stephen King ...

5 Important Life Lessons From R. L. Stine Books

Thought Catalog | Adam J. Kurtz | Posted 10.23.2013 | Books

The book series that we love as children shape the rest of our lives. If you spent countless hours with the “Little House” books, you are probably...

Mingling With the Stars

Rob Taub | Posted 09.15.2013 | Books
Rob Taub

My few days at Thrillerfest were very enjoyable and most would agree with Grandmaster Award recipient Ann Rice who called Thrillerfest, "one of the best experiences of my entire life as a writer."

Our Favorite Teen Novels

Posted 12.04.2012 | Books

The "Sweet Valley High" books hit e-readers last week, and while twins Elizabeth and Jessica Wakefield are getting introduced to a whole new set of fa...

Book Review: Red Rain by R. L. Stine

Rob Taub | Posted 12.16.2012 | Books
Rob Taub

Stine's technique is brilliant in its simplicity: By intertwining other (normal) storylines with tales of the supernatural, he keeps his readers grounded to reality.

What Gives R.L. Stine Goosebumps?

Posted 10.08.2012 | Books

"Where I Like To Read" is a series of short author interviews and blog posts in which writers share their literary tastes and their favorite places to...

LOOK: National Book Festival On The Mall

The Huffington Post | Posted 09.25.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- The National Book Festival, a two-day event celebrating the written word, recently wrapped its twelfth annual event. Over 125 authors ca...

David Baldacci On The Crime Novel With 26 Authors

Posted 07.09.2012 | Books

Excerpted from David Baldacci’s introduction of “No Rest For The Dead”, a thriller now out in paperback written by 26 different authors, includi...

8 Writers To Follow On Twitter

Posted 10.08.2011 | Books

From celebrities to politicians to us, people around the globe have been tweeting to the world. But who better to entertain you with a few words than ...

Banned Books For Halloween

Jim Trombetta | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Jim Trombetta

In "The Horror! The Horror! Comic Books the Government Didn't Want You to Read!," I uncover over two hundred pre-Code horror and crime comics of the 1950s.