10/23/2013 03:32 pm ET

5 Important Life Lessons From R. L. Stine 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 upbeat, resourceful, and able to make venison jerky with great ease. If you gave your heart to the “Anne of Green Gables” series, you’re most likely an expert in hair braids, being awkwardly charming, and begging your parents to take you on vacation to rural Canada. If you soul-bonded with “Sweet Valley High,” well, you may have an awful personality, but I bet you know what the hell a “lavalier” is.

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