What April 2015 international YA books release this week? (April 28)


What April 2015 international YA books release this week? Here’s a selection of some of the new international YA books hitting the shelves this week.


footy dreaming michael hydeFooty Dreaming by Michael Hyde
Publisher: Pan Macmillan
Release date: May 1st
Ben and Noah play on opposing teams in a footy-obsessed town. They each dream of playing on the G – and this is their make or break season. Tensions rise as sledging goes too far.

one true thing nicole hayesOne True Thing by Nicole Hayes
Publisher: Random House Australia
Release date: May 1st
Frankie is used to being a politician’s daughter, but with her mum now running for Premier, life’s a whole lot crazier than usual. All Frankie wants is to lose herself in her music.

a single stone meg mckinlayA Single Stone by Meg McKinlay
Publisher: Walker Australia
Release date: May 1st
Every girl dreams of being part of the line. But what happens when a discovery makes Jena question everything she has ever known? What happens when moving a single stone changes everything?


the merit birds kelley powellThe Merit Birds by Kelley Powell
Publisher: Dundurn
Release date: May 2nd
Tragedy strikes and Cam finds himself falsely accused of a crime. His freedom depends on a person he’s never met. A person who knows that the only way to restore his merit is to confess.


grey christi j whitneyGrey (The Romany Outcasts #1) by Christi J. Whitney
Publisher: HarperVoyager
Release date: April 30th
Sebastian Grey always thought he was a fairly normal teenager, but when strangers arrive in town, Sebastian soon realizes that his world is nothing at all what it seemed.

better left buried emma haughtonBetter Left Buried by Emma Haughton
Publisher: Usbourne
Release date: May 1st
Sarah never knew her brother was hiding a dark secret when he died. But now his reckless actions have led the wolves to her door. And the only way out is for her to run.

the last summer of us maggie harcourtThe Last Summer of Us by Maggie Harcourt
Publisher: Usbourne
Release date: May 1st
Limpet, Steffan and Jared. Three best friends crammed into a clapped-out rust bucket of a car on a whirlwind road trip to forget their troubles and see out the end of the summer.

bad bones graham marksBad Bones by Graham Marks
Publisher: Stripes Publishing
Release date: May 4th
When Gabe stumbles across a shallow grave he doesn’t think twice about taking the gold bracelet he finds buried. Even from the clutches of skeletal hands. But he has no idea what he’s awakening.

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Lucy Nisbet

Lucy is an English teacher-in-training and a self-confessed book nerd. She often buys more books than she can reasonably afford or possibly have time to read. Her Hogwarts letter is now several years too late, but she’s sure it’s just gotten lost in the post.

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