New Releases: October 21


Here’s a selection of some of the new YA novels hitting the shelves this week (21st – 27th October).

beware the wild natalie c parkerBeware the Wild by Natalie C. Parker
Publisher: HarperTeen
Release date: October 21st
When Sterling and her brother, Phin, have an argument that compels him to run into the swamp, a girl named Lenora May returns in his place, and now Sterling is the only person who remembers her brother ever existed.

Blue Lily, Lily Blue (The Raven Cycle #3) by Maggie Stiefvater
Publisher: Scholastic Press
Release date: October 21st
Blue Sargent has found friends she can trust, a group to which she can belong. The Raven Boys have taken her in as one of their own. Their problems have become hers. The trick with found things though, is how easily they can be lost.

famous in love rebecca serleFamous In Love (Famous In Love #1) by Rebecca Serle
Publisher: Poppy
Release date: October 21st
When Paige Townsen, a young unknown, gets cast in the movie adaptation of a blockbuster book series, her life changes practically overnight. Caught between two co-stars, Paige must figure out who she is while the whole world watches.

follow me through darkness danielle ellisonFollow Me Through Darkness (The Boundless Trilogy #1) by Danielle Ellison
Publisher: Spencer Hill Press
Release date: October 21st
Less than a year ago, Neely Ambrose believed she could trust the Elders. Sixty days ago, she discovered what they had planned for everyone she loved—and that all of it centered around her. Now she’s on the run through a wasteland.

how it went down kekla magoonHow It Went Down by Kekla Magoon
Publisher: Henry Holt
Release date: October 21st
When sixteen-year-old Tariq Johnson dies from two gunshot wounds, his community is thrown into an uproar. Tariq was black. The shooter, Jack Franklin, is white. In the aftermath of Tariq’s death, everyone has something to say.

the ice dragon george r r martinThe Ice Dragon by George R.R. Martin
Publisher: Tor Teen
Release date: October 21st
To Adara it seemed the ice dragon had always been there. On a calm day, fiery dragons from the North swooped down upon Adara’s home. And only a winter child—and the ice dragon who loved her—could save her world from destruction.

In Her Head, In Her Eyes by Yukimi Ogawa
Publisher: Book Smugglers Publishing
Release date: October 21st
Pot Head, they called her. In a noble house, Island-born Hase is an outcast, ridiculed by her fellow servants and employers because of the sphere that covers her head. Little does the household know that Hase has a mission and a purpose.

Loop (Loop #1) by Karen Akins
Publisher: St. Martin’s Griffin
Release date: October 21st
At a school where Quantum Paradox 101 is a required course and history field trips are literal, Bree botches a midterm and discovers that a rash of accidents at her school are anything but accidental. Someone is attacking time travelers.

The Sorcerer Heir (The Heir Chronicles #5) by Cinda Williams Chima
Publisher: Disney Hyperion
Release date: October 21st
The delicate peace between Wizards and the underguilds still holds by the thinnest of threads, but powerful forces inside and outside the guilds threaten to sever it completely. Emma and Jonah are at the center of it all.

Time’s Edge (The CHRONOS Files #2) by Rysa Walker
Publisher: Skyscape
Release date: October 21st
To stop her sadistic grandfather, Saul, and his time travelers from rewriting history and jeopardizing the future of millions of innocent people, Kate must race to retrieve the CHRONOS keys before they fall into the Cyrists’ hands.

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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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