What YA books release this week? (August 18)


What YA books release this week? We have a list of this week’s August 2015 YA books!

the accident season moira fowley doyleThe Accident Season by Moira Fowley-Doyle
Publisher: Kathy Dawson Books
Release date: August 18th
The accident season has been part of seventeen-year-old Cara’s life for as long as she can remember. Towards the end of October, Cara’s family becomes inexplicably accident-prone.

beyond clueless linas alsenasBeyond Clueless by Linas Alsenas
Publisher: Amulet Books
Release date: August 18th
Marty Sullivan’s life ends, basically, when her parents enroll her in a private high school. A private, Catholic, girls-only high school. Marty feels alone until she gets a part in the school musical.

bitter of tongue cassandra clare sarah rees brennanBitter of Tongue (Tales From Shadowhunter Academy #7) by Cassandra Clare & Sarah Rees Brennan
Publisher: Margaret K. McElderry Books
Release date: August 18th
When an Academy mission goes wrong, Simon is kidnapped by faeries and must escape the Fey relying on his only ally, former Shadowhunter and Dark Artifices character Mark Blackthorn.

the boy most likely to huntley fitzpatrickThe Boy Most Likely To (My Life Next Door #2) by Huntley Fitzpatrick
Publisher: Dial
Release date: August 18th
It wouldn’t be smart for Tim and Alice to fall for each other. But Tim has never been known for making the smart choice, and Alice is starting to wonder if the “smart” choice is always the right one.

court of fives kate elliottCourt of Fives (Court of Fives #1) by Kate Elliott
Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Release date: August 18th
Jessamy is caught between being an upper class Patron and dreaming of the freedom of the Commoners. But at night she can be whomever she wants when she sneaks out to train for The Fives.

the creeping alexandra sirowyThe Creeping by Alexandra Sirowy
Publisher: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
Release date: August 18th
Twelve years ago Stella and Jeanie vanished, and only Stella returned. When Stella discovers that other red-headed girls have gone missing as well, she suspects that something sinister is at work.

a history of glitter and blood hannah moskowitzA History of Glitter and Blood by Hannah Moskowitz
Publisher: Chronicle Books
Release date: August 18th
When Beckan’s fairy clan is forced to venture into the gnome underworld, they find themselves tentatively forming unlikely friendships and making sacrifices they couldn’t have imagined.

into the dangerous world julie chibbaroInto the Dangerous World by Julie Chibbaro
Publisher: Viking
Release date: August 18th
Ror lives to draw—to her, it’s like breathing; it’s how she understands life. When her father dies, she finds herself at a crossroads. Should she paint in the classic tradition, the way he taught her?

into the dark caroline t pattiInto the Dark by Caroline Patti
Publisher: Month9Books
Release date: August 18th
On the night of her sixteenth birthday, Mercy Clare wakes in the waiting room of a hospital with no memory of how she got there. Worse, she finds she has swapped bodies with her friend Lyla.

Riot of Storm and Smoke (Threats of Sky and Sea #2) by Jennifer Ellision
Publisher: Self-published
Release date: August 18th
Bree and her friends have escaped the clutches of the Egrian King, but their troubles are far from over. Bree sets off for the safety of Nereidium– the kingdom she’s just learned is hers.

shackled tom leveenShackled by Tom Leveen
Publisher: Simon Pulse
Release date: August 18th
Pelly has been suffering from severe panic attacks ever since her best friend, Tara, disappeared. Pelly decides she cannot be shackled by her past any longer if she wants to save Tara.

slasher girls and monster boys april genevieve tucholkeSlasher Girls and Monster Boys by April Genevieve Tucholke (ed.)
Publisher: Dial
Release date: August 18th
A host of the smartest young adult authors come together in this collection of scary stories and psychological thrillers from bloody horror to supernatural creatures to all-too-possible realism.

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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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