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Young Adult Fiction 257
Prequel to Stranger Things
Overall rating 
 
4.3
Plot 
 
4.0
Characters 
 
4.0
Writing Style 
 
5.0
Suspicious Minds is a prequel to the Netflix show Stranger Things. This story focuses around the Eleven's mom, Terry Ives in the late 60s/early 70s. This can stand alone as a supernatural thriller or be a great companion novel to the series giving insight into Terry, Eleven, and Dr.Brenner.

As a fan of Gwenda Bond, Suspicious MInds does not disappoint. Bond does an excellent job adding more to the world of Stranger Things while providing a unique look inside MKULTRA and creating a page-turning story.

Viewers of the series will already know the ending to Terry's story, but to have the ability to go back in time and witness the mystery of her teen years and the identity of Eleven's father makes the journey to the end of the novel exhilarating. Fans of Stranger Things, supernatural thrillers, and conspiracy mysteries will love reading Suspicious Minds.
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