Dim the lights. Lock the doors. Pull down the shades -- and BEWARE It′s time to read R.L. Stine′s favorite scary stories, plus two new tales of his own
R.L. Stine has gathered a selection of all things scary. Short stories, tales old and new, comics, and poems. It′s a spine-tingling collection of work by dozens of writers and artists who are famous for hair-raising fun.
Discover a ghastly secret in a retelling of the classic story ``The Judge′s House,`` by Bram Stoker. Peek into a Christmas stocking that holds a shocking surprise in a Vault of Horror comic, ``A Sock for Christmas.`` Meet an ice cream man who will chill your blood in ``Mister Ice Cold`` by Gahan Wilson.
But first, visit an evil carnival in ``The Black Ferris,`` by Ray Bradbury. R.L. Stine says that this story changed his life Find out why in his introduction. Be sure to read all the introductions -- because R.L. reveals why he picked these stories for you, why he finds them the creepiest ... the funniest ... the scariest