Goosebumps: Stay Out of the Basement by R L StineGoosebumps: Stay Out of the Basement by R L Stine

Goosebumps: Stay Out of the Basement

byR L Stine

Paperback | November 1, 2011

Book 16 of 26 
Goosebumps series

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Dr. Brewer is doing a little plant-testing in his basement. Nothing to worry about. Harmless, really. But Margaret and Casey Brewer are worried about their father. Especially when they... meet... some of the plants he is growing down there. Then they notice that their father is developing plantlike tendencies. In fact, he is becoming distinctly weedy - and seedy.

Is it just part of their father's "harmless" experiment? Or has the basement turned into another little shop of horrors?

R.L. Stine's books have sold more than 300 million copies, making him one of the most popular children's authors in history. Besides Goosebumps, R.L. Stine has written series including: Fear Street, Rotten School, Mostly Ghostly, The Nightmare Room, and Dangerous Girls. R.L. Stine lives in New York.
Title:Goosebumps: Stay Out of the BasementFormat:PaperbackDimensions:160 pages, 7.56 × 5.27 × 0.39 inPublished:November 1, 2011Publisher:SCHOLASTIC INCLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0545298385

ISBN - 13:9780545298384

Appropriate for ages: 8

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