"Where do you get your ideas?" That's the question that R. L. Stine is asked most often. "I don't know where my ideas come from," he says. "But I do know that I have a lot more scary stories in my mind that I can't wait to write." So far, he has written nearly three dozen mysteries and thrillers for young people, all of them bestsellers. Bob grew up in Columbus, Ohio. Today he lives in an apartment near Central Park in New York City with his wife, Jane, and thirteen-year-old son, Matt.Stine, R. L. is the author of 'Bad Dreams' with ISBN 9780671785697 and ISBN 0671785699.