Netflix and Random House are partnering up for a book deal based on the critically acclaimed original series “Stranger Things“.
Set for a release this fall, the books will be a behind-the-scenes companion book titled “Stranger Things: World Turned Upside Down: The Official Behind-The-Scenes Companion” and a hardcover gift book yet to be named, Deadline reports. But that’s not all, next spring two prequel books will arrive from author Gwenda Bond about Eleven’s mysterious mother and the MKUltra Program.
The “Stranger Things” books will initially release under the U.S. and British Commonwealth publishing teams of Del Rey Books, Random House Children’s Books, Cornerstone Publishing, and Penguin Random House Children’s UK, with additional territories to follow. Audiobook editions will be published by Penguin Random House Audio.
Winona Ryder, David Harbour, Finn Wolfhard, Noah Schnapp as Will Byers, Millie Bobby Brown, Caleb McLaughlin, Gaten Matarazzo, Cara Buono, Natalia Dyer, Charlie Heaton, Joe Keery, Dacre Montgomery, Priah Ferguson, and Sadie Sink will return for season three along with new additions Jake Busey and Cary Elwes.
The series was created by the Duffer Brothers who also serve as executive producers and directors alongside Shawn Levy.