Who Am I?

We're counting down to Halloween by dedicating our weekly celebrity guessing game to some of our favorite horror icons. Boo Am I? Take a guess!
Publish date:
who am i 10/14/14

Who am I?

Clue #1: I was paid $35 for my first published story “The Glass Floor.”

Clue #2: My novella “The Body” was the basis for Rob Reiner’s Stand By Me.

Clue #3: “I spy, with my little eye, something that starts with C.”

Clue #4: The death of my cat Smucky led to my story about a father who brings his son back from the dead.

Clue #5: "I am your number one fan."

Who am I?