How many books has R.L. Stine written probably not many of you acknowledge. For those who are considered they are book freaks or book lovers I believe the name of R.L. Stine is quite familiar. Who is R.L. Stine? R.L. Stine is the author of one of the popular horror books ‘Goosebumps’.
Over Hundreds of Scary Stories
Robert Lawrence Stine is a famous author who likes to write scary or horror stories. He is now known as R.L. Stine as his pen name. He is from Columbia, Ohio. He was born on October 8, 1943.
He started to love typing stories since he found a typewriter in 1949 when he was nine. Rather than played outside with his friends, he preferred staying in his attic typing stories. He was the editor of his college magazine. After graduated from Ohio State University, R.L. Stine left Ohio for New York City to reach his dream of becoming a writer.
R.L. Stine’s first book was a teen horror novel, Blind Date, and it was instantly became the best-seller novel at that time. Following his first success R.L. Stine kept writing other a number of teen horror novels. He didn’t stop his success as in 1989 he wrote the Fear Street series and it successfully terrorized lots numbers of teenagers at that time. The series was another best-seller book with more than 100 books were published. It was the best-selling horror fiction novels
1992 was the year when R.L Stine’s most popular horror series, ‘Goosebumps’, was born. It didn’t need a long time to makethis series such a huge success. Goosebumps series made R.L. Stine gain much amount of popularity all around the world. It even adapted into a TV series who later became three years in a row the number one kid’s show in US. Up to now this series has more than 130 titles and still hasn’t stopped.2016 marked the 25th anniversary of this scariest teen series of all time and at the same year Stine wrote new books entitled ‘Goosebumps Slappy World.’
Stine seems to not easily get satisfied with the incredible success of Goosebumps series. He keeps terrorizing readers with scary stories. If you ask how many books has R.L. Stine written? I don’t think I can count exactly the numbers of books this horror author has written. Goosebumps series itself has over 130 titles and still going on.
The series of Fear Street has over hundreds of titles and not forget to mention other horror novels, joke books or short stories Stine has written since 1989. This man seems to not get tired of making his readers in terror each time they read his books.
R.L. Stine may be different from other author that he chooses to bring scary stories to his readers, especially teenagers, rather than write funny or love story. R.L. Stine has been known as the most successful horror writer ever for selling over three hundreds books up to this time. That might answer the question of how many books has R.L. Stine written.