R.L. Stine was born October 8, 1943! He continues to be one of the scariest horror writers for children, and with such a creep-tastic time to have a birthday and let's count down the Goosebumps books that are sure to creep you out.
Check out this interview with the author:
And here it is...your top scariest...
Why it's creepy: abandoned mansions, silent screams, ice cold chills.
Why it's creepy: freaky masks, hulk-like monsters, transformations.
Why it's creepy: purple hats that turn you into werewolves, swamp hobos, best dog ever.
Why it's creepy: evil towns, ghosts, melting your face off.
Why it's creepy: fears of... everything, haunted falls, twisted plot.
Why it's creepy: strange kids, paranormal activity, ghosts.
Why it's creepy: car crashes, cameras that kill, creeper guy in all black.
Why it's creepy: decapitating dolls. Need we say more?
For more of R.L. Stine's creepiest, check out the rest of the Goosebumps series.