Is R.L. Stine still married?
Stine has been referred to as the “Stephen King of children’s literature” and is the author of hundreds of horror fiction novels, including the books in the Fear Street, Goosebumps, Rotten School, Mostly Ghostly and The Nightmare Room series….
|R. L. Stine|
|Spouse||Jane Waldhorn ( m. 1969)|
What is R.L. Stine famous for?
R.L. Stine, in full Robert Lawrence Stine, (born October 8, 1943, Columbus, Ohio, U.S.), American novelist who was best known for his horror books for children, including the Goosebumps and Fear Street series.
Why did R.L. Stine stop writing Goosebumps?
Following several lawsuits between Scholastic and Parachute Press, R.L. Stine’s contract with Scholastic was not renewed for the year 2000. Early in the year 2000, all Goosebumps series were abruptly halted.
Why is Peter Rabbit banned?
Possibly some of the most innocent-seeming and beloved works of children’s fiction, The Tale of Peter Rabbit and The Tale of Benjamin Bunny were banned in London schools in 1985 by the Inner London Education Authority for their portrayal of exclusively ‘middle-class rabbits’.
Who has sold more books Stephen King or RL Stine?
|Author||Min. estimated sales||Number of books|
|R. L. Stine||100 million||430+|
|Stephen King||300 million||77|
|Paulo Coelho||225 million||28|
Why Goosebumps is banned?
Like the Scary Stories books, the Goosebumps series was banned by parents who felt that the books were too graphic and scary for their children. Many parents wanted to protect their kids from the element of fear; however, some teachers felt that Goosebumps helped students manage the feeling of being afraid.