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R.L. Stine        

Best-Selling Author Known for the "Goosebumps" Series

R.L. Stine is one of the best-selling children's authors in history. "Goosebumps," which recently celebrated its 30th anniversary, has more than 400 million books in print in 32 languages.

The "Goosebumps" series made R.L. Stine a worldwide publishing celebrity (and Jeopardy answer). His other popular children’s book series include "Fear Street," (recently revived as a feature film trilogy), "The Garbage Pail Kids," "Mostly Ghostly," "The Nightmare Room," and "Rotten School." Other titles include: "It's The First Day of School Forever," "A Midsummer Night's Scream," "Young Scrooge," "Stinetinglers," and three picture books, with Marc Brown — "The Little Shop of Monsters," "Mary McScary," and "Why Did the Monster Cross the Road" (July 4, 2023).

The "Goosebumps" TV series was the number-one children's show in America for three years. The episodes can still be seen on Netflix. More recently, R.L.’s anthology TV series, "R.L. Stine’s The Haunting Hour," won the Emmy Award three years in a row as Best Children's Show. His newest Disney+ TV series is "Just Beyond," based on his graphic novels for BOOM! Studios. Two Goosebumps feature films starring Jack Black as R.L. Stine were released in 2015 and 2018. The first film became the #1 film in America. The Fear Street movies all reached #1 on Netflix.

RL. Stine lives in New York City with his wife Jane, an editor and publisher.

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