This summer, things are about to get a whole lot stranger as the good folks at Random penguin house will release a slew of new reading material based on the popular Netflix original series stranger things.
Yes, Random penguin house will continue his stranger things release schedule this summer with several new officially licensed titles based on the Netflix series. This news comes shortly after Netflix announced that stranger things season 4 will be released in two volumes on May 27, 2022 and July 1, 2022.
Here is the official press release…
For teenage readers, LUCAS ON THE LINE by New York Times bestselling author Suyi Davies, published July 26, 2022, from Random House Books for Young Readers, an imprint of Random House Children’s Books. The thrilling adventures of Stranger Things continue where season three left off, with fan favorite Lucas Sinclair finally telling his own story in his own words. Lucas has been in the fight against the forces of evil in his town since the beginning, but he’s tired of feeling like an outsider. When the start of high school presents Lucas with options beyond D&D and being bullied, he wonders if he can be more than invisible. After connecting with one of the few other black teenagers at school, Lucas learns more about himself outside of his friend group and begins to understand himself as a black teenager at Hawkins, which which is unlike anything – in this world or any other – that he has ever known. .
Penguin Random House’s ongoing licensing partnership with Netflix will include two additional books from Random House Children’s Books: HAWKINS HORRORS: A COLLECTION OF TERRIFYING TALES brings together seven scary stories about the infamous Indiana town, told by Dustin, Robin, Erica and Friends (on sale May 3, 2022), and STRANGER THINGS: WE CAN COUNT ON ELEVEN, a new Little Guest Book, uses Funko Pop! versions of beloved Stranger Things characters for learning to count to eleven (on sale July 5, 2022).
From Mad Libs, an imprint of Penguin Young Readers, comes STRANGER THINGS MAD LIBS, with 21 complete stories featuring the entire Hawkins gang in “The World’s Greatest Word Game,” which entertained (and secretly educated) the readers for over sixty years (on sale May 3, 2022).
Additionally, Ten Speed Press, an imprint of Random House Publishing Group, will publish STRANGER THINGS: THE OFFICIAL COLORING BOOK, Netflix’s first-ever official coloring book (on sale June 28, 2022). With 76 original artwork ranging from Hawkins to Upside Down, it’s the perfect way for fans of all ages to relive the greatest moments from this hugely popular show.
Finally, Penguin Random House Audio will also release an UNTITLED STRANGER THINGS ORIGINAL AUDIO BOOK this summer (on sale July 5, 2022), a thrilling adventure set in the world of Stranger Things and written by Delilah S. Dawson (Star Wars: Phasma ; The Tales of Pell series ; Minecraft: Mob Squad series).
All of these books are available for pre-order wherever books are sold, click HERE for more information!