R. L. Stine began his writing career when he was nine years old, and today he has achieved the position of the bestselling children's author in history. In the early 1990s, Stine was catapulted to fame when he wrote the unprecedented bestselling Goosebumps series, which sold more than 250 million copies and became a worldwide media phenomenon. R.L. Stine has received numerous awards of recognition. He lives in New York, NY.Stine, R. L. is the author of 'Freaks and Shrieks', published 2005 under ISBN 9780385746946 and ISBN 0385746946.