Nightmare Hour: Time for Terror

 
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Nightmare Hour: Time for Terror
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October 31, 1999
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"These are my scariest stories ever," says R.L. Stine, "because I wrote them at the Nightmare Hour." You know when that is...it's when the lights fade, the real world spins into shadow--and the cold, moonlit world of evil dreams takes over your mind. What horror awaits a boy who has to spend Halloween in the hospital? How do you outwit a ghost who wants your skin? Why is Nightmare Inn the most terrifying place to visit? R.L. Stine, the #1 bestselling children's authors of all time, spins a web of horror and more. For the first time ever, he shares the secret behind each story, revealing where the idea for each tale came from. Here are ten stories that will bring a shiver at any hour and take you to the scariest place of all--inside the mind of R.L. Stine.

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Corny but younger kids will like it
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This is a collection of scary stories from R.L. Stine.  There is a brief page before each page that tells what his inspiration is before the story is told.  Most of these stories are corny, but young horror lovers will enjoy these stories.  The only one I as an adult really liked was "I'm not Martin" for the sheer irony and "The Black Mask" was pretty good.  This is not really for older kids or adults, it is a great little collection for the younger group though. 
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