What May 2015 YA books release this week? (May 5)

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What May 2015 YA books release this week?

Chantress Fury (Chantress #3) by Amy Butler Greenfield
Publisher: Margaret K. McElderry Books
Release date: May 5th
With a song, Lucy can bring castles and kingdoms to their feet. Since Lucy mastered her powers, King Henry has kept her close. And now he’s called her to investigate attempted murder—by a mermaid.

the clouded sky megan creweThe Clouded Sky (Earth & Sky #2) by Megan Crewe
Publisher: Skyscape
Release date: May 5th
After taking refuge on a space station, not only must Sky navigate the muddy waters of romance, but suspicions of betrayal grow among the rebels as their work narrowly misses sabotage.

a court of thorns and roses sarah j maas usA Court of Thorns and Roses (A Court of Thorns and Roses #1) by Sarah J. Maas
Publisher: Bloomsbury Children’s Books
Release date: May 5th
When nineteen-year-old huntress Feyre kills a wolf in the woods, a beast-like creature drags her to a treacherous magical land she only knows about from legends in retribution for the wolf’s death.

Crimson Bound by Rosamund Hodge
Publisher: Balzer + Bray
Release date: May 5th
When the king orders Rachelle to guard his son Armand—the man she hates most—Rachelle forces Armand to help her find the legendary sword that might save their world.

dust to dust melissa walkerDust to Dust (Ashes #2) by Melissa Walker
Publisher: Katherine Tegen Books
Release date: May 5th
Using her connection to the spirit world, Callie must prevent the real world and the spirit world from colliding, and that could mean saying good-bye to people she’d never imagined she’d lose.

engage erica crouchEngage (Ignite #2.5) by Erica Crouch
Publisher: Patchwork Press
Release date: May 5th
After she mishandles an assignment, Heaven strips Kala of her title and throws her back into training, hoping to eradicate any opinions that conflict with Heaven’s code.

fabled vanessa k ecclesFabled by Vanessa K. Eccles
Publisher: Bound & Brewed
Release date: May 5th
Rowena thinks that the Grimm’s infamous podcasts are simply another teen fad until she finds herself trapped in a land of nightmarish storybook characters.

 

The Fill-In Boyfriend by Kasie West
Publisher: HarperTeen
Release date: May 5th
When Bradley dumps Gia on the night of her prom, she asks a stranger to pretend to be her boyfriend. Days after prom, it’s not the real Bradley she’s thinking about, but the stand-in.

galgorithm aaron karoGalgorithm by Aaron Karo
Publisher: Simon Pulse
Release date: May 5th
Shane devises a formula called the Galgorithm and establishes himself as the resident dating guru at Kingsview High School. But his attempts to master the art of romance go outrageously awry.

HalfwayPerfectHalfway Perfect by Julie Cross & Mark Perini
Publisher: Sourcebooks Fire
Release date: May 5th
Eve’s time as a model nearly destroyed her. Now she’s determined to build a career behind the camera lens. But landing a photography internship brings her face to face with her dark past.

the heir kiera cassThe Heir (The Selection #4) by Kiera Cass
Publisher: HarperTeen
Release date: May 5th
Eadlyn doesn’t expect her Selection to end in romance. But as the competition begins, one entry may just capture Eadlyn’s heart, showing her all the possibilities that lie in front of her.

ice kissed amanda hockingIce Kissed (Kanin Chronicles #2) by Amanda Hocking
Publisher: St. Martin’s Griffin
Release date: May 5th
Bryn Aven has always longed to be a part of the Kanin world. Though she has no social status because she’s a half-breed, she refuses to give up on her dream of serving the kingdom she loves.

the isle of the lost melissa de la cruzThe Isle of the Lost (The Descendants #1) by Melissa de la Cruz
Publisher: Disney Hyperion
Release date: May 5th
All villains were banished from the kingdom of Auradon and made to live in virtual imprisonment on the Isle of the Lost. Hidden on the island is the key to darkness and the villains’ only hope of escape.

The Last Leaves Falling by Sarah Benwell
Publisher: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
Release date: May 5th
Japanese teenager, Sora, is diagnosed with ALS (Lou Gehrig’s disease). Lonely and isolated, Sora turns to the ancient wisdom of the samurai for guidance and comfort.

lola carlyle's 12 step romance danielle younge ullmanLola Carlyle’s 12-Step Romance by Danielle Younge-Ullman
Publisher: Entangled Teen
Release date: May 5th
When the love of Lola’s life, Wade Miller, is admitted to rehab, she knows what she has to do. Never mind that her worst addiction is decaf cappuccino; Lola is going to rehab.

material girls elaine dimopoulosMaterial Girls by Elaine Dimopoulos
Publisher: HMH Books for Young Readers
Release date: May 5th
Marla and Ivy are pawns in a calculated but seductive system of corporate control. Both question their world’s aggressive levels of consumption after they are employed by a top fashion label.

overtaken mark h krugerOvertaken (Overpowered #2) by Mark H. Kruger
Publisher: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
Release date: May 5th
After the mysterious pulses changed Nica Ashley’s life forever, must stop BarTech from using her and her friends as weapons. But can she figure out their ultimate plan before it is too late?

revenge ice cream and other things best served cold katie finnRevenge, Ice Cream, and Other Things Best Served Cold (Broken Hearts & Revenge #2) by Katie Finn
Publisher: Feiwel & Friends
Release date: May 5th
After the humiliating events on the 4th of July, Gemma’s trying to handle the fact that Hallie knew who she was all along.

Saint Anything by Sarah Dessen
Publisher: Viking
Release date: May 5th
When Peyton’s increasingly reckless behavior culminates in an accident, a drunk driving conviction, and a jail sentence, Sydney is cast adrift, searching for her place in the family and the world.

seriously wicked tina connollySeriously Wicked by Tina Connolly
Publisher: Tor Teen
Release date: May 5th
The only thing worse than being a witch is living with one. Camellia’s adopted mother wants Cam to grow up to be just like her. Problem is, Mom’s a seriously wicked witch.

some kind of normal juliana stoneSome Kind of Normal by Juliana Stone
Publisher: Sourcebooks Fire
Release date: May 5th
For Trevor normal was fast guitar licks, catching game-winning passes and partying all night. Until a car accident leaves Trevor with no band, no teammates and no chance of graduating.

the summer after you and me jennifer salvato doktorskiThe Summer After You and Me by Jennifer Salvato Doktorski
Publisher: Sourcebooks Fire
Release date: May 5th
A storm briefly brought Jersey Shore girl Lucy and vacationer Connor together. With Memorial Day approaching and Connor returning, will it be a summer of fresh starts or second chances?

Sswept away michelle daltonwept Away by Michelle Dalton
Publisher: Simon Pulse
Release date: May 5th
As Mandy and Oliver spend time together their friendship becomes more. But with Mandy’s insecurities, can she open her heart to someone who will only be in town for three months?

tracked jenny martinTracked by Jenny Martin
Publisher: Dial
Release date: May 5th
When Phee and her best friend, Bear, attract the attention of Charles Benroyal, they are blackmailed into racing for Benroyal Corp, a company that represents everything Phee detests.

undertow michael buckleyUndertow (Undertow #1) by Michael Buckley
Publisher: HMH Books for Young Readers
Release date: May 5th
Sixteen-year-old Lyric Walker’s life is forever changed when she witnesses the arrival of 30,000 Alpha, a five-nation race of ocean-dwelling warriors, on her beach in Coney Island.

until the beginning amy plumUntil the Beginning (After the End #2) by Amy Plum
Publisher: HarperTeen
Release date: May 5th
When Juneau’s clan disappeared, she lost so much more than her friends and family. She soon discovered everything she thought she knew about her life was a lie.

wild hearts jessica burkhartWild Hearts (If Only… #4) by Jessica Burkhart
Publisher: Bloomsbury USA Children’s
Release date: May 5th
Brie Carter’s father’s land development business has taken her family all over the world, but as soon as they arrive at their new home in Lost Spring, Wyoming, the town turns out to protest.

avalon rising kathryn roseAvalon Rising (Metal & Lace #2) by Kathryn Rose
Publisher: Flux
Release date: May 8th
In the aftermath of Morgan le Fay’s war on Camelot, Vivienne, Merlin’s former apprentice, toils in secret day and night on orders from the Lady of the Lake to build an aeroship.

what remains helene dunbarWhat Remains by Helene Dunbar
Publisher: Flux
Release date: May 8th
In less than a second two of the things Cal Ryan’s promising baseball career and Lizzie, one of his best friends, are gone forever. Cal’s damaged heart is replaced. But his life will never be the same.

the reaper's daughter k m randallThe Reaper’s Daughter by K.M. Randall
Publisher: Booktrope
Release date: May 9th
I’ve always felt like an average girl … except for my strange relationship with death. You could say I like to court it. But now Death is courting me – in more ways than one.

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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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