Known as R. L. Stine and Jovial Bob Stine, Robert Lawrence Stine is an American novelist and writer, well-known for targeting younger audiences. Stine, often referred to as the Stephen King of children's literature, is the author of dozens of popular horror fiction novellas, including the Goosebumps books, Rotten School, Mostly Ghostly, The Nightmare Room and Fear Street series.
R. L. Stine began his writing career at the age of nine and today ... he has attained the position of bestselling author of children in history. Stine was catapulted into fame in the early 1990's when he wrote the unprecedented, bestselling Goosebumps® series, which sold over 250 million copies and became a multimedia phenomenon worldwide. His other major series, Fear Street, had sold more than 80 million copies.
Stine has received numerous recognition awards, including several Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards and Disney Adventures Kids' Choice Awards, and he has been chosen by children as one of their favorite authors in the NEA's Read Across America programme. He currently lives in New York, New York.
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The next day, Greg is so large that he cannot even ride the car to school because he can't fit in the car. His parents believe this to have been caused by a food allergy and resolve to take him to the doctor later.
The kid moved, and Judith dropped her lunch tray on the table and took her seat. "Would you like to swap lunches?" she asked me. "Yours looks so much better than mine." I was holding a mashed-up tunafish sand-wich. "This?" I asked, waving it. Half the tunafish fell out of the soggy bread. "Yum!" Judith exclaimed. "Want my pizza, Sam? Here. Take it." She slid her tray in front of me. "You bring great lunches. I wish my mum packed lunches like yours." I could see Cory staring at me , his eyes wide with disbelief. I really couldn't believe it, either. All Judith wanted from the world was to be exactly like me!