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Best Horror movies of 2012 R.L Stine’s Fear Street Horror Mag 

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2. Biography on R.L Stine 3.Fear Street books 4. R.L Stine Tweets a Horror Story 5. Best Horror Movies of 2012 6. Best Horror Movies of 2012 continued

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Biography of R.l Stine

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ers, some of which are “instruction series were written by ghostwriters manuals” such as How to be Funny rather than by Stine himself. and Don’t Stand in the Soup. Stine also wrote for Junior SchoIn addition to the “Goosebumps” lastic Magazine and the Nickelbooks, he also created a line of odeon’s Eureeka’s Castle (Battley is books called Fear Street, which said to have been modeled after his was aimed at a more adult audi- son, Matt). ence. He also created a Ghost of Fear Street series which was aimed He currently resides in Manhatmore so at young teens as opposed tan with his wife. He has published to Fear Street. Stine later published an autobiography, called It Came the Mostly Ghostly and Night- from Ohio!: My Life As a Writer. mare Room books, also targeted towards a younger audience, as Stine is a 1965 graduate of The Ohio well as Invaders of Hark, a Choose State University. During his years Your Own Adventure-type book. at Ohio State, he was renowned Goosebumps remains his most locally by the name of Stine, the popular series. editor of the campus humor magazine, The Sundial. During the ‘90s, Stine’s Goosebumps series became a popular Under the “Hammering Hank” live-action children’s television name, Stine has written a number show on the Fox Network. of humor books for young read- Many of the later volumes of Stine’s Horror Mag  2 obert Lawrence Stine (born October 8, 1943), sometimes known as R. L. Stine, is a novelist and writer for teens. Born in Columbus, Ohio, he is the author of dozens of popular horror fiction novellas, including the books in the Goosebumps series. The plots of his books usually involve naive teenagers or preteens who fall into situations having to do with the supernatural or the occult. He is often called the Stephen King for young adults.


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cursed and that the letters could be rearranged to spell “fire�, Simon Fier changed it to Fear in the 19th century. The curse survived, however, and Simon and his wife Angelica brought it with them when they moved to Shadyside sometime after the Civil War. It all started in Puritan times when Benjamin and Matthew Fier had an innocent girl and her mother, Susannah and Martha Goode, burned at the stake for allegedly practicing witchcraft. The father and husband, William Goode, put the curse on the Fiers to avenge their deaths, bringing misery and death to the previously mentioned family. Although The title of the series comes from a fire allegedly burned the last of the name of a fictional street in the Fears (preventing a Fear and Shadyside, which was named after Goode from marrying), the series the Fear family. Their name was features some surviving Fears sugoriginally spelled as Fier, however gesting one of the brothers surafter being told that the family was vived. These events are described 3  he Fear Street books take place in Shadyside, a fictional city located somewhere on the East Coast, and feature average teenagers, who are elder to the Goosebumps preteens, and encounter malignant, sometimes paranormal, adversaries. While some of the Fear Street novels have paranormal elements, such as ghosts, others are simply murder mysteries. Although the Goosebumps books have a few deaths, the deaths presented in Fear Street, particularly the sagas, are far more gruesome, with more blood and gore.

in the Fear Street Sagas, a spinoff of the main series.

Fear Street Author R. L. Stine Country United States Language English Genre Horror fiction Publisher Simon Pulse and Golden Books Published 1989 - 2005 Media type Print (Hardcover and Paperback) Horror Mag


R.L. Stine Tweets a Horror Story “ When Amber Dyson and her family moved into the new house, they soon discovered something odd in the kitchen. The room was warm... “

...and toasty, except for a slender shaft of cold air near the sink. No one could figure out where the beam of cold air came from... “ ...Amber's family learned to step around the cold air. One morning, she sat at the counter. She watched her mother step into the beam... “ ...of cold air. Amber heard a THWOCK. Like something being sucked into a vacuum cleaner hose. To her horror, the air seemed to part...

“ ...Her mother stepped into the hole and vanished. The hole closed. Amber screamed. She ran to the beam of cold air. But it was only air... “ Amber’s mother was gone. Her father and brother came running. They were overcome with grief. They didn’t want to admit what they knew... “ The air shaft was a doorway to another time. Grief stricken, they sold the house to a nice family with three kids. "This house is...

..."perfect," the new owner said. When the Dysons moved out, they wished the new family good luck. But they didn't tell them... “

...The air shaft was a doorway to another time. Grief stricken, they sold the house to a nice family with three kids. “This house is... “ ...about the small problem in the kitchen.

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Best Horror Movies of 2012

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among early 2012 horror movie releases is also an eagerly awaited horror movie 2012. Scheduled to be release on 20th January 2012, the movie is about war to eradicate vampire and Lycan clans after being discovered by human forces. A warrioress vampire; Selene fronts the battle against humans. The movie is written by J. Michael Straczynski alongside Allison Among the best upcoming horror Burnett, Kevin Grevioux and Len movies 2012 is The Devil Inside, Wiseman, and directed by Mans which is to be released on January Marlind and Bjorn Stein. 6, 2012 in the US. This horror movie is about a woman in Italy, who gets involved in several illegal exorcisms in her mission to find out what happened to her mother, who purportedly killed 3 people during her own exorcism. The movie stars Fernanda Andrade, Evan Helmuth, and Simon Quarterman, and was written and directed by Hansel and Gretel: Witch Hunters, will be released on 2nd March William Brent Bell. 2012. This upcoming horror movie Underworld Awakening which is 2012 is about two siblings Hansel and Gretel, who become a dreadful team of bounty hunters who track and kill witches all over the universe, 15 years after their harrowing gingerbread-house event. This horror movie is written by Tom Wirkola and Dante Harper, and directed by Tom Wirkola. It stars Jeremy Renner as Hansel, Gemma Arterton as Gretel and Peter Stormare. list with the best horror movies 2012. Details about movies like Prometheus, The Woman in Black, Underworld Awakening, Resident Evil: Retribution and other good horror movies for this year. At the end of this hub is a poll where you can choose the winner, so let’s start:

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with monsters, ware wolves, ghosts and witches. This movie is directed by Tim Burton and written by Dan Curtis and Seth Grahame-Smith. Johnny Depp of Pirates of the Caribbean, stars in this horror movie together with Eva Green and Michelle Pfeiffer. With little humour Dark Shadows is one of the best horror movies 2012 with very interesting story. Michael Fassbender, Charlize Theron and Noomi Rapace starts in Prometheus movie, which will be released on 8th June 2012. This horror movie is about a team of explorers who discover a hint to the origins of mankind on earth. They must fight a horrifying battle in the darkest corners of the world, to save the future of human race.

Dark Shadows a gothic-horror movie which will be released on 11th May 2012 in USA. The movie The Woman in Black is another focuses on the life of vampire Barn- upcoming horror movie 2012 from abas Collins and his confrontations Susan Hill’s novel and written by Horror Mag


Another long awaited horror movie 2012 is A Nightmare on Elm Street 2, which picks up five months after the end of the 2010 Nightmare On Elm Street Remake. This movie follows the characters lives when still in college until the killer returns. Three students go to sleep and start having visions of the killer and since then everyone starts having the killer in their dream. Seven Below is also among the best upcoming horror movies 2012. Written by Kevin Carraway and Lawrence Sara, this movie stars Luke Goss, Ving Rhames, Rebecca DaCosta and Val Kilmer. The movie is about two brothers and four strangers, who find themselves stranded in the midst of a thunderstorm after their shuttle bus crashes in the Sierra Mountains. The group is rescued by a mysterious man who takes them to his log house, where they encounter vengeful spirits and experience a repeat of history.

Sparky (young Victor’s pet dog) gets hit by a car, Victor decides to bring him back to life through a way that only himself knows how. Sparky wakes up as a monster and causes terror in the neighborhood. Victor has to convince the neighbors and his parents that Sparky

ror movie, which is about a United Nations’ representative who writes a report on the great zombie war and also interviews survivors in the wake of world war Z. The movie is directed by Marc Forster and stars Brad Pitt, Matthew Fox and David Morse. Silent Hill: Revelation is another upcoming horror movie 2012, which stars Sean Bean, Malcolm McDowell and Radha Mitchell. This movie centers on Heather Mason and her father who have been on the run from dangerous forces she does not know well. On the eve of her 18th birthday, Heather discovers that she is not who she think she is. This leads her deeper into a satanic world that threatens to trap her forever. The movie is written and directed by Michael J. Bassett.

is still a good pet as before. This movie stars Winona Ryder, Catherine O’Hara and Martin Short and is directed by Tim Burton.World War Z is among the late releases of FrankenWeenie is an animation- 2012 movies with the release date horror movie which is to be re- scheduled to be on December 21 leased on October 5th 2012. When 2012. This is an action-drama-hor-

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