The Baby-Sitter

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Scholastic, 1989 - Juvenile Fiction - 167 pages
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From the moment Jenny accepts the Hagen baby-sitting job, she knows she has made a terrible mistake. First there is the dark and gloomy house. Then the crank phone calls start, and Jenny discovers a creepy "neighbour" prowling in the backyard. But who can want to hurt her?

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i love this book

User Review  - tasare719 - Borders

I first read this book about 15 years ago and fell in love with it. The rest of the series is just as good. This book definately stands the test of time and is actually much better than a lot of the new stuff coming out now. Read full review

awesome book!

User Review  - lrinluv - Borders

it doesnt seem like its al that but once you read it ur on the edge of ur chair while reading it. trust me :D Read full review


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About the author (1989)

R. L. Stine was born in Columbus Ohio on October 8, 1943. He graduated from Ohio State University in 1965. Under the name Jovial Bob Stine, he wrote dozens of joke books and humor books for kids including How to Be Funny, 101 Silly Monster Jokes, and Bozos on Patrol. He also created Bananas, a zany humor magazine which he worked on for ten years. His first teen horror novel, Blind Date, was published in 1986 under the name R. L. Stine. His other works include Beach House, Hit and Run, The Babysitter, The Girlfriend, the Goosebumps series, and the Fear Street series. He also wrote an adult novel entitled Superstitious.

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