What May 2015 YA books release this week? (May 26)


What May 2015 YA books release this week?

anything could happen will waltonAnything Could Happen by Will Walton
Publisher: Push
Release date: May 26th
Tretch is in love with his straight best friend. For his part, Matt is completely oblivious to the way Tretch feels – and Tretch can’t tell whether that makes it better or worse.

the awesome eva darrowsThe Awesome by Eva Darrows
Publisher: Ravenstone
Release date: May 26th
Seventeen-year-old Maggie Cunningham is tough, smart, and sassy. She’s also not like other girls her age, but then, who would be when the family business is monster hunting?

the cage megan shepherdThe Cage (The Cage #1) by Megan Shepherd
Publisher: Balzer + Bray
Release date: May 26th
Five teenagers have been taken and discover that their captors aren’t from Earth. And they have taken the five teenagers for an otherworldly zoo—where the exhibits are humans.

charmed michelle krysCharmed (The Witch Hunter #2) by Michelle Krys
Publisher: Delacorte Press
Release date: May 26th
Indie has spent the last few weeks frantically searching for Paige. But Paige is trapped in Los Demonios, an alternate dimension of Los Angeles filled with evil paranormals.

a conspiracy of princes justin somperA Conspiracy of Princes (Allies & Assassins #2) by Justin Somper
Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Release date: May 26th
The newly crowned Prince Jared, ruler of All Archenfield, has inherited a kingdom in crisis. Now Jared must travel to neighbouring kingdoms in search of allies to defend his throne.

Daughter of Deep Silence by Carrie Ryan
Publisher: Dutton
Release date: May 26th
In the wake of the devastating destruction of the luxury yacht Persephone, just three souls remain to tell its story—and two of them are lying. Only Frances Mace knows the terrifying truth.

dime e r frankDime by E.R. Frank
Publisher: Atheneum Books for Young Readers
Release date: May 26th
Dime never meant to become a prostitute. It happened so gradually, she pretty much didn’t realize it was happening until it was too late. Will Dime have the strength to leave?

The Edge of the Shadows (Whidbey Island #3) by Elizabeth George
Publisher: Viking
Release date: May 26th
Whidbey Island, a place of secrets and mystery, is home now for Becca King, still in hiding from her criminal stepfather. But Becca and her friends have new worries, as a series of fires are being set.

emancipated m g reyesEmancipated by M.G. Reyes
Publisher: Katherine Tegen Books
Release date: May 26th
The good girl, the bad boy, the diva, the hustler, the rock star, and the nerd. Six teens legally liberated from parental control for, all with one thing in common: something to hide.

the eternal city paula morrisThe Eternal City by Paula Morris
Publisher: Point
Release date: May 26th
Laura Martin is visiting Rome on a class trip, and she’s entranced by the majestic Colosseum, the Trevi Fountain, the Pantheon… Everything seems magical. Until the magic seems to turn very dark.

extraordinary means robyn schneiderExtraordinary Means by Robyn Schneider
Publisher: Katherine Tegen Books
Release date: May 26th
At seventeen, overachieving Lane finds himself at Latham House, a sanatorium for teens suffering from an incurable strain of tuberculosis. There, Lane encounters a girl he knew years ago.

i am princess x cherie priestI Am Princess X by Cherie Priest
Publisher: Arthur A. Levine Books
Release date: May 26th
Best friends Libby and May created a princess together, but when Libby died Princess X died with her. Years later, May starts to see the Princess everywhere: Stickers. Patches. Graffiti.

immaculate katelyn detweilerImmaculate by Katelyn Detweiler
Publisher: Viking
Release date: May 26th
Mina is top of her class, able to reason and study her way through anything. But when she suddenly finds herself pregnant—despite having never had sex—her orderly world collapses.

kissing in america margo rabbKissing in America by Margo Rabb
Publisher: HarperCollins
Release date: May 26th
Eva and her best friend, Annie, concoct a plan to travel to the west coast to reunite with the boy Eva fell for. As they road trip across America, Eva and Annie confront the complex truth about love.

9780373211432_SHC_CC.inddThe Notorious Pagan Jones (Pagan Jones #1) by Nina Berry
Publisher: Harlequin Teen
Release date: May 26th
Pagan Jones went from America’s sweetheart to fallen angel in one fateful night in 1960: the night a car accident killed her whole family. Pagan was behind the wheel and driving drunk.

nowhere but here katie mcgarryNowhere But Here (Thunder Road #1) by Katie McGarry
Publisher: Harlequin Teen
Release date: May 26th
Emily’s curious about her father but that doesn’t mean she wants to be a part of his world. But nothing is what it seems. Not her secret-keeping father and not Oz, a guy with suck-me-in blue eyes.

the porcupine of truth bill konigsbergThe Porcupine of Truth by Bill Konigsberg
Publisher: Arthur A. Levine Books
Release date: May 26th
Carson and Aisha embark on an epic road trip to find the answers that might save Carson’s dad, restore his fragmented family, and discover the “Porcupine of Truth” in all of their lives.

ps i still love you jenny hanP.S. I Still Love You (To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before #2) by Jenny Han
Publisher: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
Release date: May 26th
Lara Jean didn’t expect to really fall for Peter. When another boy from her past returns to her life, Lara Jean’s feelings for him return too. Can a girl be in love with two boys at once?

rusty summer mary mckinleyRusty Summer by Mary McKinley
Publisher: Kensington Teen
Release date: May 26th
With graduation a month away, I’m hitting the road. But first, somewhere between finals and graduation, I need some answers. I need to see my dad. Face to face.

the tenderness of thieves donna freitasThe Tenderness of Thieves by Donna Freitas
Publisher: Philomel Books
Release date: May 26th
This past winter, Jane was held at knifepoint during an armed robbery and the specter of that night still haunts her. A summer makes her feel better, But bad boys always have secrets.

tiny pretty things sona charaipotra dhonielle claytonTiny Pretty Things by Sona Charaipotra & Dhonielle Clayton
Publisher: HarperTeen
Release date: May 26th
When every dancer at their Manhattan ballet school is both friend and foe, the three top students Gigi, Bette, and June will sacrifice, manipulate, and backstab to be the best of the best.

Vessel by Lisa T. Cresswell
Publisher: Month9Books
Release date: May 26th
Generations after the solar storms, Alana, a disfigured slave girl, and Recks, a traveling minstrel and sometimes-thief, join forces to bring knowledge and books back to the human race.

downcast cait reynoldsDowncast by Cait Reynolds
Publisher: Booktrope
Release date: May 28th
It’s the start of Stephanie Starr’s senior year and Stephanie’s mother begins to unravel mentally, her possessiveness of Stephanie spiraling to new and frightening extremes.

sugar deirdre riordan hallSugar by Deirdre Riordan Hall
Publisher: Skyscape
Release date: June 1st
I’m the fat Puerto Rican–Polish girl who doesn’t feel like she belongs in her skin, or anywhere else for that matter. I’ve always been too much and yet not enough.

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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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