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R. L. Stine Net Worth

R. L. Stine Net Worth

Net Worth: Under Review

  • Source of Wealth Publishing
  • Birth Place Columbus, Ohio, United States
  • Marital Status Married (Jane Waldhorn)
  • Full Name Robert Lawrence Stine
  • Nationality United States
  • Date of Birth October 8, 1943
  • Ethnicity Jewish
  • Occupation Novelist, Short Story Writer, Executive Television Producer, Screenwriter, Executive Editor
  • Education Ohio State University
  • Children 1 (Matthew)
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About R. L. Stine

A well recognized American writer, R.L. Stine, or Robert Lawrence Stine in real life, is known for his horror fiction novels which caught the attention of millions worldwide. He is known to author books titled The Nightmare Room, Goosebumps, Mostly Ghostly, Rotten School, and Fear Street. As of 2012, R.L. Stine’s books have already sold more than 400 million copies worldwide. Apart from writing a dozen of joke books, R.L. Stine also authored 2 Hark gamebooks and Space Cadets trilogy.

Born to Jewish parents, R.L. Stine started joke and story books at age 9. He then attended the The Ohio State University  where he graduated with Bachelor of Arts degree in English. After moving to New York to pursue his writing career, Stine started writing humor books for children under the pen name Jovial Bob Stine.

Subsequently, he began writing horror novels, and his first novel published was titled Blind Date (1986). His other novels include Beach House, The Girlfriend, Hit and Run, and The Babysitter.

R.L. Stine is married to his wife Jane Waldhorn. The couple has one son together named Matthew.

Earnings & Financial Data

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  • Earnings 2009
  • Earnings 1997
Earnings 2009 N/A
Book Sales 2009

Total book sales earnings from 2000 to 2009; £13.1 million

Earnings 1997 $41 Million