SiriusXM to Feature Bestselling Author and "Goosebumps" creator, R.L. Stine, on "Author Confidential" Series

 SiriusXM to Feature Bestselling Author and "Goosebumps" creator, R.L. Stine,
                       on "Author Confidential" Series

In celebration of the release of his latest novel, "Red Rain," and the 20th
anniversary of "Goosebumps," R.L. Stine sits down for an in-depth conversation
on SiriusXM Book Radio

The author also hosts Boo!k Radio, in the days leading up to Halloween, as it
airs classic horror novels and radio dramas

PR Newswire

NEW YORK, Oct. 25, 2012

NEW YORK, Oct.25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --SIRIUS XM Radio (NASDAQ: SIRI) today
announced that bestselling children's author R.L. Stine will be the featured
guest on the next Author Confidential, an exclusive series on SiriusXM Book
Radio on which iconic authors sit down for candid interviews.

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For the exclusive interview, R.L. Stine sits down with Book Radio hosts Kim
Alexander and Maggie Linton to talk about the huge international success of
Goosebumps (Scholastic), his popular series of children's horror fiction
novels which celebrates its 20^th anniversary this year, and the launch of his
latest work, an adult horror novel, Red Rain (Touchstone, a division of Simon
& Schuster). 

SiriusXM's Author Confidential with  R.L. Stine will air Saturday, October 27,
2012 at 8:00 pm and replays on Tuesday, October 30, 2012 at 10:00 pm and
Thursday, November 1, 2012 at 9:00 pm on Book Radio channel 80. All times are

The author is also host of SiriusXM Boo!k Radio beginning Friday, October 26
at 7:00pm ET and continuing through Halloween. In celebration of the holiday,
Boo!k Radio will air radio dramas and classic horror novels continuously. 

R.L. Stine is an American author whose books have sold more than 400 million
copies, making him one of the most popular children's authors in history. The
Goosebumps phenomenon began in 1992 when the Scholastic series quickly became
an international bestseller. Translated into 32 different languages it was
later made into a television series, episodes of which still air during the
Halloween holiday. Besides theGoosebumps®and Goosebumps HorrorLand® series,
Mr. Stine is the author of many other bestsellers including: Fear Street,
Rotten School, Mostly Ghostly, The Nightmare Room, and Dangerous Girls. Mr.
Stine lives in New York with his wife, Jane.

SiriusXM Book Radio connects millions of listeners across the country with
books, authors and notable guests from the literary world offering programs
that include author interviews, daily broadcasts of audio books, radio drama
and more.

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