What new YA books release this week? (April 18)


What April YA books release this week? We have a list of this week’s new YA books!


The Adjustment (The Program #3) by Suzanne Young
Publisher: Simon Pulse
Release date: April 18th
Tatum Masterson never went through The Program. She never had her memory stripped, never had to fight to remain herself. When Weston was taken she hoped he’d remember her somehow—he didn’t.

Bang by Barry Lyga
Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Release date: April 18th
Sebastian Cody did something horrible, something no one–not even Sebastian himself–can forgive. At the age of four, he accidentally shot and killed his infant sister with his father’s gun.

The Edge of the Abyss (The Abyss Surrounds Us #2) by Emily Skrutskie
Publisher: Flux
Release date: April 18th
Reckoners illegally sold to pirates are taking the NeoPacific by storm. As a Reckoner trainer, Cas might be the only one who can stop them. But how can she take up arms against creatures she used to protect?

Grendel’s Guide to Love and War by A.E. Kaplan
Publisher: Knopf Books for Young Readers
Release date: April 18th
Tom Grendel lives a quiet life pining for Willow, a girl next door. But when Willow’s brother, Rex, starts throwing wild parties, the senior citizens’ community where they live is transformed into a war zone.

Meg & Linus by Hanna Nowinski
Publisher: Swoon Reads
Release date: April 18th
Meg and Linus are best friends bound by a shared love of school, a coffee obsession, and being queer. It’s not always easy to be the nerdy lesbian or gay kid in a suburban town. But they have each other.

Missing by Kelley Armstrong
Publisher: Crown Books
Release date: April 18th
The woods are Winter’s only refuge. At least until the day she found Lennon left for dead, bleeding in a tree. But now Lennon is gone. And he has Winter questioning what she once thought was true.

The Sky Throne by Chris Ledbetter
Publisher: Month9Books
Release date: April 18th
Duality dwells at every turn, and an adolescent Zeus will learn that all too well when Hyperion attacks his family on Crete. When the dust settles, his mother is unconscious and his best friend left for dead.


Begin, End, Begin: A #LoveOZYa Anthology edited by Danielle Binks
Publisher: HarperCollins
Release date: April 24th
With brilliantly entertaining short stories from beloved Australian young adult authors this all-new collection will show the world exactly how much there is to love about Aussie YA.

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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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