Fans of chilling stories meet this weekend at Thrillerfest

R.L. Stine (Facebook)
R.L. Stine plans to attend Thrillerfest. (Facebook)

Those who enjoy a chill down their spine while curled up with a book will convene in Manhattan this weekend.

Thrillerfest begins Friday in New York. The four-day festival is the largest thriller-focused conference in the country.

Bold-faced names this year include prolific authors Anne Rice and R.L. Stine, of “Goosebumps” fame.

The event, filled with panels of author discussions and signings, brings together both writers and fans.

More than a dozen Harper Collins authors will be signing books from 2:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. Friday at Posman Books in Grand Central Terminal.

If you go

July 10-13
Grand Hyatt Hotel
109 E. 42nd Street
Grand Central Terminal

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