If you are — or have ever had or been — a kid, if you like to read and you like to creep yourself out, then you probably know the name rl stine the prolific author has written hundreds of horror stories for kids, none more popular than his long-running series of frightfests, goosebumps the series has. I always just wanted to be funny,” said rl stine, prolific author of the astoundingly successful “goosebumps” series of scary books for kids creating the “fear street” series, aimed at teenagers, and later the “goosebumps” series for ages 7-12, ultimately making him the best-selling author in america. Robert lawrence stine (born october 8, 1943), known as r l stine and jovial bob stine, is an american novelist and writer, well known for targeting younger audiences stine, who is often called the stephen king of children's literature, is the author of dozens of popular horror fiction novellas stine's books are read all. Scary, but not too scary, is the secret to his success stine is the author of “ goosebumps” and other series for young readers that have sold more than 350 million copies in 32 languages and inspired television shows rl stine is the author of the popular “goosebumps” series of children's books.
R l stine is the bestselling author of children's horror fiction novels including the very famous 'goosebumps' series this biography of r l stine provides detailed information about his childhood, life, achievements, works & timeline lawrence stine, jovial bob stine, eric affabee nationality: american. R l stine biography - robert lawrence stine - commonly known as r l stine, is not only one of the most commercially successful novelists of the goosebumps was a series of horror fiction novels which was based around frightening events faced by fictional children and has been adapted as television show on fox. Biography r l stine robert lawrence stine was born on october 8, 1943 in columbus, ohio his mother was a home-maker his father was a shipping clerk then he began to write joke books and humor books for kids the “ goosebumps” tv show was the number one kids' show in america for three years in a row.
One of the most prolific and iconic horror writers for children, rl stine decided to cut loose in 2013 and finally release a horror novel that could never be sold at an elementary school book fair the result was red rain, a creepy piece of domestic horror that starts in the tradition of the bad seed — a couple adopts a pair of. Robert lawrence stine (born october 8, 1943), known as r l stine and jovial bob stine, is an american novelist and writer, well known for targeting younger audiences stine, who is often called the stephen king of children's literature, is the author of dozens of popular horror fiction novels, including the.
The man behind the scream-inducing theatrical celebration of rl stine: goosebumps kids reveals little known facts about the world's most popular children's horror stories sweet dreams of slappy everyone the author rl stine writes the books' titles first, and then comes up with a plot it is rumoured. Rl stine: i had been funny up until then i never really planned to write horror i had done one horror novel for teenagers called blind date and it was number one on publisher's weekly best-seller list i thought, wait a minute, what's going on here because i had never been close to that list before. Rl stine was born on october 8, 1943 in columbus, ohio, usa as robert lawrence stine he is a writer and producer, known for goosebumps (2015), the. When it comes to spinning spooky stories that will leave you scared of the dark ( yet are still somehow appropriate for kids), rl stine is the best often compared to stephen king, stine has written hundreds of horror novels for young adults, including books in popular series like “fear street,” “goosebumps,.
Rl stine is a scary man from goosebumps to the haunting hour, he's been frightening kids around the world for 25 years with spooky stories i recently had the chance to chat with stine about his legendary books and his surprising start as a joke writer you've now written hundreds of books, and cemented yourself as. While employed at scholastic, he wrote humorous children's books using the pen name jovial bob stine after he lost his job at scholastic, stine became a full-time writer, creating horror novels for young adults he started his wildly popular goosebumps series for children in 1992 goosebumps was turned into a television. As a matter of fact, there is: read it came from ohio my life as a writer, by rl stine, as told to joe arthur (1997 parachute press/scholastic books) this fascinating biography takes kids into the life of america's best-selling author, without the horror, gore -- and controversy -- of his goosebumps and fear street series.
Though stine has worked in the genres of humour for kids as well, it was his horror stories that have made him famous around the world having written hundreds of stine's most famous book series include the fear street, goosebumps, mostly ghostly, and the nightmare room other than these series,. Rl stine's goosebumps series of horror books for children is listed in the guinness world records millennium edition 2000 as the world's top-selling children's book series to date, there have been more than two hundred million goosebumps books published for one of the world's most prolific authors of children's books. R l stine is best known as the author of goosebumps, the children's horror- book series that in the 1990s morphed into video games, plastic toys, a taco we took the opportunity to speak with stine about his life as a writer, from reporting on heated soda-pop industry debates and penning fake celebrity.
The famous children's horror author of hundreds of creepy goosebumps and fear street books recently talked to buzzfeed about his latest novel, don't stay up late here's what we 19 facts every book lover should know about rl stine 9 he binge-watches shows on netflix, just like the rest of us. Rl stine, in full robert lawrence stine, (born october 8, 1943, columbus, ohio, us), american novelist who was best known for his horror books for young and cliff-hanger endings of his horror writing relied on surprise, avoided the seriously threatening topics of modern urban life, and delivered to kids what stine. Jane became an editor and writer, and they worked together on several books later, jane and her business partner formed their own publishing company, parachute press they helped to create all of rl's most popular book series he wrote his first teen horror novel, blind date it became an instant best-seller.
Stephen edwin king is an american author of contemporary horror, supernatural fiction, suspense, science fiction, and fantasy 4 r l stine rl stine is the best novelist i have ever seen+18 awesome stine is the creator of the popular children's series goosebumps goosebumps is very intense and introduces a new. Question : why did you switch from being a humor writer to being a horror writer r l stine : actually i loved horror my whole life, but i never thought of writing it i had so much fun writing joke books and humor books for kids then one day an editor asked me to write a scary book the very first scary book i. Rl stine is an american children's horror writer best known for his goosebumps and fear street series rl stine was born robert lawrence stine on october 8 th , 1943 in columbus, ohio to anne, a homemaker, and lewis stine, a shipping clerk stine has two younger siblings, a brother bill and a sister pam stine found. Robert lawrence stine (born october 8, 1943), sometimes known as jovial bob stine and eric affabee, is an american novelist, short story writer, television producer, screenwriter, and executive editor stine has been referred to as the stephen king of children's literature and is the author of hundreds of horror fiction.