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R.L. Stine

The ‘Stephen King of Children’s Literature’, Robert Lawrence Stine - more commonly known by his initials R.L. Stine - was born in Columbus, Ohio on 8 October, 1943 and is best known for being the creator of Goosebumps, the funny horror series for kids. Before creating Goosebumps, R.L. Stine created the humour magazine Bananas, that ran from 1975 to 1984, and was the writer of the Fear Street series for young adults.

In 1992, Stine published Welcome to Dead House and the Goosebumps series was born. Since then, he has sold over 400 million copies of his books and seen them adapted into a successful TV series (1992 to 1995) and a feature film in 2015 starring Jack Black - playing Stine himself. Also known as Jovial Bob Stine, he began writing at the age of 9, has won many awards and is a huge fan of horror films and novels.


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R.L. Stine Books

  • Welcome to Dead House (Classic Goosebumps #13)

    R L Stine

    Product Code: BYVAJ
    Paperback
    Enter at your own Risk: The first ever Goosebumps. Now with creepy bonus features! 11-year-old Josh and 12-year-old Amanda just moved into the oldest and weirdest house on the block--the two siblings think it might even be haunted! But of course, their parents don't believe them. You'll get used to it, they say. Go out and make some new friends. But the creepy kids are not like anyone Josh and Amanda have ever met before. And when they take a shortcut through the cemetery one night, Josh and Amanda learn why.
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  • Slappy New Year! (Goosebumps Horrorland #18)

    R L Stine

    Product Code: BUSFE
    Paperback
    Take a little Horror home with you! Ray Gordon is a brave kid. He wants to try out all of the scariest rides at HorrorLand. Unfortunately, his brother, Brandon, is scared of everything--loud noises, roller coasters, and even the wooden dummy named Slappy that Ray gets from Jonathan Chiller's gift shop. There's something not quite right about the evil look on the puppet's face. Ray usually enjoys scaring Brandon but his parents made him promise to stop it, if he wants to have his huge New Year's Eve party. Which is why it is so strange that things keep happening to his younger brother.
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