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!
- "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
|April 2004||Collection||Hardcover / paperback|
|No.||Book||Country||Translated title||Release date||Publisher|
Tales to Give You Goosebumps
|Tales to Give You Goosebumps||October 1, 1995||Scholastic|
Das unheimliche Buch der Schauergeschichten
|The Eerie Book of Horror Stories||1996||Omnibus Verlag|
Historias de Pesadillas
|Nightmare Stories||1999||Ediciones B|
منزل بلا عودة
|The House of No Return||N/A||N/A|
|Ghost Stories||N/A||Gramedia Pustaka Utama|
On ne touche pas aux tarentules! (Good Friends)
|Do not touch tarantulas!||2003||Bayard Poche|
La Télécommande Diabolique (Click)
|The Diabolical Remote Control||2003||Bayard Poche|
- The ghost on this book's cover is considered to be an early prototype of what would later become Curly the Skeleton.