Netflix Is Turning 'Stranger Things' Into A Book Series

Netflix Is Turning 'Stranger Things' Into A Book Series

Netflix Is Turning 'Stranger Things' Into A Book Series

The novel will be written by Gwenda Bond (the Lois Lane series, Strange Alchemy), who expressed excitement on Twitter at the opportunity to contribute to the Stranger Things universe.

The residents of Hawkins, Indiana, have been through a lot - missing kids, creepy covert government science labs, temporary portals, waffle thefts and of course monsters like the Demogorgon.

The books will be published by Penguin's Random House, and will also include a gift book, "aimed a younger readers with "advice, wisdom, and warnings from the Stranger Things world", and a behind-the-scenes book! The companion book, titled Stranger Things: World Turned Upside Down: The Official Behind-The-Scenes Companion, and the gift book will hit shelves in fall 2018. The popular Netflix sci-fi drama is expected to return in 2019 but, before then, die hard fans can check out a book series based on the iconic show.

Netflix Is Turning 'Stranger Things' Into A Book Series

According to Deadline, the prequel, set to release in early 2019, will follow Eleven's mother and the MKUltra Program.

Whenever a show blows up in the way "Stranger Things" has, there's usually merchanside to go with it. Your homework for the next season of the Netflix series is coming this fall: A series of Stranger Things books will be arriving at a store near you.

Not much is known about season three of the series yet, except that we are to expect a time-jump similar to that between seasons one and two, and that that Francesca Reale, Cary Elwes, and Jake Busey are joining the cast. Be sure to let us know your thoughts down below in the comments.

Microsoft confirms a new Xbox is in the works
The tech giant has also opened up a new studio in Santa Monica, California called The Initiative. Microsoft just announced five new studios to create games for Xbox One .

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