Tuesday, 19 June, 2018


New ‘Stranger Things’ book series to be released

‘Stranger Things’ Books Set For Fall Debut From Penguin Random House STRANGER THINGS Prequel Novel, and Other Books, Are Coming!
Hannah Rogers | 10 June, 2018, 22:21

It's smart to do novel tie-ins with Stranger Things, which is shaping up to be Netflix's biggest crossover hit ever.

We have no idea when "Stranger Things 3" will launch, but we do know you'll at least get a taste of the series this fall when it jumps off the small screen and into your lap in a new set of companion books.

The first two books, which are aiming for a fall release, will be a behind-the-scenes companion book, followed by a hardcover gift book for younger readers. The gift book, which doesn't have a title yet, will offer "advice, wisdom, and warnings from the Stranger Things world".

Based on Stranger Things the Netflix show, Eleven's mom was a participant in the USA government's MKUltra program, a real program often made the source of both conspiracies and fictional work. Project MKUltra, which was an actual Central Intelligence Agency program, is how Eleven got her mental powers while being experimented on under the watchful eye of the nefarious Dr. Brenner (Matthew Modine). Even more titles for both adults and younger readers will arrive sometime later in the year.

In April, Netflix announced the start of production for the third season of Stranger Things, though not much is known about the upcoming season except that it will feature a time hop from season two and pick up in 1985.

Sounds absolutely incredible. We'll let you know more about it when we get it.

According to Deadline, the books will initially launch in partnership with Del Rey Books, Random House Children's Books, Penguin Random House Children's United Kingdom and Cornerstone Publishing.

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