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|name = Tales to Give You Goosebumps
 
|name = Tales to Give You Goosebumps
 
|author = [[R.L. Stine]]
 
|author = [[R.L. Stine]]
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|publisher = Scholastic
 
|publisher = Scholastic
 
Parachute Press Inc.
 
Parachute Press Inc.
|media = Print (paperback)
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|media = Print (Paperback)
 
|date = October 1994
 
|date = October 1994
 
|ISBN = 0590489933 (book) <br> 0590628364 (pack)
 
|ISBN = 0590489933 (book) <br> 0590628364 (pack)
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==Blurb==
 
==Blurb==
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<div style="font-family: Futura Condensed, Medium Condensed, Oswald; color: #5c4215; font-size:18pt;">''READER BEWARE -- YOU'RE IN FOR TEN SCARES!''</div>
<big>'' Reader Beware-- You're In For Ten Scares!''</big>
 
   
 
From an evil baby sister, to a remote control that can control more than just the television set, to a teacher who's obsessed with snakes, to a cute, cuddly, teddy bear gone bad, here are ten creepy, spooky stores guaranteed to give you ''Goosebumps'' all night long!
 
From an evil baby sister, to a remote control that can control more than just the television set, to a teacher who's obsessed with snakes, to a cute, cuddly, teddy bear gone bad, here are ten creepy, spooky stores guaranteed to give you ''Goosebumps'' all night long!
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* "[[The House of No Return]]" - Three children dare a new boy into entering a house where a couple had died upon losing their baby daughter.
 
* "[[The House of No Return]]" - Three children dare a new boy into entering a house where a couple had died upon losing their baby daughter.
 
* "[[Teacher's Pet]]" - Two friends get a new teacher who has an interest in snakes.
 
* "[[Teacher's Pet]]" - Two friends get a new teacher who has an interest in snakes.
* "[[Strained Peas]]" - A boy receives a baby sister that is not what it seems.
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* "[[Strained Peas]]" - A boy receives a [[Hannah (Strained Peas)|baby sister]] that is not what it seems.
 
* "[[Strangers in the Woods]]" - While staying with her great-aunt, a girl notices some unusual stuff happening.
 
* "[[Strangers in the Woods]]" - While staying with her great-aunt, a girl notices some unusual stuff happening.
* "[[Good Friends]]" - Two friends plan to scare the sister of one of them with a prank.
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* "[[Good Friends]]" - Two friends plan to scare the [[Ashley (Good Friends)|sister]] of one of them with a prank.
 
* "[[How I Won My Bat]]" - A boy gains a magical baseball bat.
 
* "[[How I Won My Bat]]" - A boy gains a magical baseball bat.
 
* "[[Mr. Teddy]]" - A young girl discovers that her new teddy bear is alive.
 
* "[[Mr. Teddy]]" - A young girl discovers that her new teddy bear is alive.
* "[[Click]]" - A boy gets a remote control that controls everything around him.
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* "[[Click]]" - A [[Seth Gold|boy]] gets a remote control that controls everything around him.
 
* "[[Broken Dolls]]" - A girl with dolls discover that her young brother is acting strangely.
 
* "[[Broken Dolls]]" - A girl with dolls discover that her young brother is acting strangely.
 
* "[[A Vampire in the Neighborhood]]" - A group of middle school students think the new girl at school is a vampire.
 
* "[[A Vampire in the Neighborhood]]" - A group of middle school students think the new girl at school is a vampire.
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==Merchandise==
 
==Merchandise==
 
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<gallery>
Gives me GB Curly 90s T-shirt Aus CPE.jpg|T-shirt
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Gives me GB Curly 90s T-shirt Aus CPE.jpg|T-shirt.
Goosebumps Sport Skateboard Curly Tales 1.jpg|Skateboard
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Goosebumps Sport Skateboard Curly Tales 1.jpg|Skateboard.
 
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==Advertisement==
 
==Advertisement==
 
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Tales 1 Book + Light Pack March 1998 book order ad.jpg|Ad from Scholastic Arrow book orders
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Tales 1 Book + Light Pack March 1998 book order ad.jpg|Ad from Scholastic Arrow book orders.
 
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==Trivia==
 
==Trivia==
 
*The ghost on this book's cover is considered to be an early prototype of what would later become [[Curly the Skeleton]].
 
*The ghost on this book's cover is considered to be an early prototype of what would later become [[Curly the Skeleton]].
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*The book's cover art would later be reused for the 2005 cover for the [[Goosebumps (television series)/DVD releases|DVD]] "Scary House".
   
 
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Tales to Give You Goosebumps is the first book in the Goosebumps series of the same name. It was first published in 1994, and was originally sold with a Goosebumps book light.

Four of the ten short stories in the book were adapted for television. Those stories being "The House of No Return", "Teacher's Pet", "Strained Peas", and "Click".

Blurb

READER BEWARE -- YOU'RE IN FOR TEN SCARES!

From an evil baby sister, to a remote control that can control more than just the television set, to a teacher who's obsessed with snakes, to a cute, cuddly, teddy bear gone bad, here are ten creepy, spooky stores guaranteed to give you Goosebumps all night long!

Featured stories

  • "The House of No Return" - Three children dare a new boy into entering a house where a couple had died upon losing their baby daughter.
  • "Teacher's Pet" - Two friends get a new teacher who has an interest in snakes.
  • "Strained Peas" - A boy receives a baby sister that is not what it seems.
  • "Strangers in the Woods" - While staying with her great-aunt, a girl notices some unusual stuff happening.
  • "Good Friends" - Two friends plan to scare the sister of one of them with a prank.
  • "How I Won My Bat" - A boy gains a magical baseball bat.
  • "Mr. Teddy" - A young girl discovers that her new teddy bear is alive.
  • "Click" - A boy gets a remote control that controls everything around him.
  • "Broken Dolls" - A girl with dolls discover that her young brother is acting strangely.
  • "A Vampire in the Neighborhood" - A group of middle school students think the new girl at school is a vampire.

Reprints and rereleases

Book Release date Type Media

1997 reprint


Tales-to-give-you-goosebumps-reprint.jpg
1997 Standalone Paperback

30 Tales to Give You Goosebumps


30 Tales to Give You Goosebumps.jpg
April 2004 Collection Hardcover / paperback

International releases

No. Book Country Translated title Release date Publisher
1

Tales to Give You Goosebumps


United Kingdom

English

Tales to Give You Goosebumps October 1, 1995 Scholastic
1

Das unheimliche Buch der Schauergeschichten


Special Edition 1 - German Cover - Das unheimliche Buch der Schauergeschichten.jpg
Germany

German

The Eerie Book of Horror Stories 1996 Omnibus Verlag
1

Historias de Pesadillas


Tales to Give You Goosebumps - Spanish Cover - Historias de Pesadillas 1.jpg
Spain

Spanish

Nightmare Stories 1999 Ediciones B
16

منزل بلا عودة


Tales to Give You Goosebumps - Arabic Cover - زائر من المريخ.jpg
N/A

Arabic

The House of No Return N/A N/A
1

Kisah-Kisah Hantu


Special Edition 1 - Indonesian Cover - Kisah-Kisah Hantu.jpg
Indonesia

Indonesian

Ghost Stories N/A Gramedia Pustaka Utama
3

On ne touche pas aux tarentules! (Good Friends)


Goodfriends-french.jpg
France

French

Do not touch tarantulas! 2003 Bayard Poche
6

La Télécommande Diabolique (Click)


Click-french.jpg
France

French

The Diabolical Remote Control 2003 Bayard Poche

Merchandise

Trivia

  • The ghost on this book's cover is considered to be an early prototype of what would later become Curly the Skeleton.
  • The book's cover art would later be reused for the 2005 cover for the DVD "Scary House".