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Release Date
January 01, 2013
ISBN
9780545417990
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The infamous, Most Wanted Goosebumps characters are out on the loose and they're coming after you! Catch them undead or alive!

Hello dummy! The evil puppet you hate to love is back for a brand new scare.

Jackson Stander is every parent's dream. He doesn't get into trouble, he always does his homework, and he never, ever lies. His teachers all trust him completely. He even volunteers at the local Youth Center. But that was all before Jackson came across an evil ventriloquist dummy. Now he must deal with Slappy and the son of Slappy as they wreak havoc on his family and friends. Jackson will soon see that two Slappy's are not better than one!

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My brother had a Charlie McCarthy doll, and it would not have taken much convincing to make me believe it was evil! Ventriloquist dummies are super creepy, and Stine makes Son of Slappy come alive in the most amusing way. I'm starting to get the appeal of these more and more and actually look forward to the next book in the series!

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Dolls really ARE creepy!

My brother had a Charlie McCarthy doll, and it would not have taken much convincing to make me believe it was evil! Ventriloquist dummies are super creepy, and Stine makes Son of Slappy come alive in the most amusing way. I'm starting to get the appeal of these more and more and actually look forward to the next book in the series!

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Stine is a master of juvenile horror-- creepy things that happen that could never happen in real life. It's fun to be scared by the thought of an evil doll possessing someone and making him do bad things.

And what boy doesn't believe that his little sister is capable of great evil?
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