―The series' slogan
"The evil dummy comes to life to tell his own twisted tales and scary stories!"
―Official description

Goosebumps SlappyWorld is the current main Goosebumps book series. It is the successor to Goosebumps Most Wanted. The series focuses on Slappy the Dummy, telling his own "twisted tales" and "scary stories". The first book in the series, Slappy Birthday to You, was released on February 28th, 2017.

The series was first announced by R.L. Stine on March 1, 2016 during a small Q&A session on Facebook hosted by the organization Save the Children.[1] Stine later confirmed the series on Facebook in July 2016.[2]

Slappy's design is based on his appearance in the Goosebumps film.


No. Book Publish date Pages
1 Slappy Birthday to You February 28, 2017 139
2 Attack of the Jack June 27, 2017 137
3 I Am Slappy's Evil Twin September 26, 2017 129
4 Please Do Not Feed the Weirdo February 27, 2018 135
5 Escape from Shudder Mansion [3] June 26, 2018 TBA
6 The Ghost of Slappy [4] September 25, 2018 TBA

During a live Q&A session, Stine announced that there would likely be at least 8 books in the Goosebumps SlappyWorld series.[5]

List of characters



  • Ian Barker
  • Molly Barker
  • Jonny Harding
  • Vinny Harding
  • Violet Packer
  • Shawn Packer
  • Luke Harrison
  • Kelly Harrison
  • Jordan Keppler
  • Karla Keppler
  • Riley Shiner
  • Scarlett Shiner
  • Shep

Other characters

  • Hannah Barker
  • Mr. Barker
  • Donny Harding
  • Marie Harding
  • Dr. Klausmann
  • Mr. Fancypants
  • Farmer Joe
  • Admiral Jim Finnegan (Uncle Jim)
  • Celeste the Cat
  • Danny Lubbins
  • Mad Madeline
  • Salty and Pepper Magee
  • Chuckles the Chimpanzee
  • Captain Pip
  • Franz Mahar
  • Kanduu
  • Buster Bailey
  • Seth Johnson
  • Jamal
  • Mr. Ferber
  • Carter
  • Lee
  • Danitia
  • Mia
  • Patti
  • Carlos Jackson




  1. Save the Children started a Q&A (mirror 1), (mirror 2)
  2. User blog:GodzillaFan1/Goosebumps... SlappyWorld?
  3. Amazon: Escape from Shudder Mansion (mirror)
  5. "I'm live at #BookExpo in New York discussing my new books. Anybody have a question for me?"