Saturday, October 29th at 3:00PM EST, Virtual & Live
17th Street Location

Celebrate the Spookiest Time of Year with R.L. STINE!

Meet R. L. STINE this Halloween weekend! We can't imagine a better storyteller for this fright-filled family celebration of All Hallows Eve at Books of Wonder — featuring  R. L. STINE's 30th Goosebumps Anniversary Release of Slappy, Beware! and the all-new short story collection Stinetinglers!

PLUS we'll have special guests Matt Stine, Elisabeth Weinberg, and Joe Simko —  the creators of of The Garbage Pail Kids Cookbook, which features more than 35 zany, kid-friendly recipes!

Get the untold true story of Slappy in a terrifying new special edition! This is Slappy's world  — you only scream in it! But where did he come from? And can he ever be destroyed?

And you won't want to miss Stinetinglers, which includes ten new stories! A boy who hates bugs starts to see them everywhere. A basketball player’s skin starts to almost drip off his hands. Three friends find a hole in the ground that just gets bigger, and bigger, and bigger . . . And each story is introduced by Stine himself, providing a personal touch sure to delight fans.

Pour over all your favorite titles in the Goosebumps series with R. L. STINE in the flesh! Bring on the spirit in-costume and join us at Books of Wonder for this all-ages Halloween reading extravaganza!

*One book may be brought from home to be signed for every book purchased at the event.

Saturday, October 29th at 3:00PM EST
In-Person at Books of Wonder on 17th Street or Online via Crowdcast!


This special edition features four full page pieces of original Slappy art!


For all Books of Wonder events, we expect all participants to maintain a family friendly atmosphere, inclusive of respect and fairness. Anyone who violates this standard of behavior, including engaging in any form of harassment, inappropriate language, or disruptive conduct, will, at our discretion, be immediately removed.