What YA books release this week? (April 19)


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


consider kristy acevedoConsider (Holo #1) by Kristy Acevedo
Publisher: Jolly Fish Press
Release date: April 19th
As if Alexandra Lucas’ anxiety disorder isn’t enough, holograms suddenly appear from the sky. They bring an ultimatum: step through a portal-like vertex to safety, or stay and be destroyed.

the darkest corners kara thomasThe Darkest Corners by Kara Thomas
Publisher: Delacorte Press
Release date: April 19th
There are ghosts around every corner in Fayette, Pennsylvania. Tessa left when she was nine, but ever since she left, Tessa has had questions. Things have never quite added up.

emerge tobie eastonEmerge (Mer Chronicles #1) by Tobie Easton
Publisher: Month9Books
Release date: April 19th
Lia may be a Mermaid but she’s never lived in the ocean. War has ravaged the seas ever since the infamous Little Mermaid unleashed a curse that stripped Mer of their immortality.

girl about town adam shankman laura l sullivanGirl About Town by Adam Shankman & Laura L. Sullivan
Publisher: Atheneum Books
Release date: April 19th
Not too long ago, Lucille O’Malley was living in a tenement in New York. Now she’s Lulu Kelly, Hollywood’s newest It Girl. She may be a star, but she worries that her past will catch up with her.

the land of 10000 madonnas kate hattemerThe Land of 10,000 Madonnas by Kate Hattemer
Publisher: Knopf Books for Young Readers
Release date: April 19th
Jesse arranges a mysterious trip to Europe for his three cousins, his best friend, and his girlfriend to take after he passes away. It’s a trip that will change their lives.

the lie tree frances hardingeThe Lie Tree by Frances Hardinge
Publisher: Amulet Books
Release date: April 19th
Faith is determined to uncover the truth about her father. Searching through his belongings, she discovers a strange tree. A tree that feeds off whispered lies and bears fruit that reveals hidden secrets.

love lies and spies cindy ansteyLove, Lies & Spies by Cindy Anstey
Publisher: Swoon Reads
Release date: April 19th
Juliana Telford is not your average nineteenth-century young lady. Spencer Northman, a spy for the War Office is tasked with observing Juliana’s companions… and Juliana herself.

mr fahrenheit t michael martinMr. Fahrenheit by T. Michael Martin
Publisher: Balzer + Bray
Release date: April 19th
Benji’s lived his whole life in the same sleepy midwestern town. Then one night, Benji and his tight group of friends—CR, Ellie, and Zeeko—accidentally shoot down a flying saucer in the local quarry.

no love allowed kate evangelistaNo Love Allowed by Kate Evangelista
Publisher: Swoon Reads
Release date: April 19th
Caleb desperately needs a fake girlfriend. Either he attends a series of parties for his father’s firm with a girl on his arm, or he gets shipped off to Yale to start a future he’s not ready for.

practical applications for multiverse theory nick scott noa gavinPractical Applications for Multiverse Theory by Nick Scott & Noa Gavin
Publisher: Inkshares
Release date: April 19th
Things that shouldn’t be in this universe are sliding in and taking root here. Scott and Davey are the only ones who are aware of this. They’re the only ones who can do anything.

saving montgomery sole mariko tamakiSaving Montgomery Sole by Mariko Tamaki
Publisher: Roaring Brook Press
Release date: April 19th
Montgomery Sole and her best friends, Thomas and Naoki make up Jefferson High’s Mystery Club, dedicated to exploring the weird and unexplained, from ESP and astrology to super powers.

scarlett epstein hates it here anna breslawScarlett Epstein Hates It Here by Anna Breslaw
Publisher: Razorbill
Release date: April 19th
When Scarlett’s beloved TV show is canceled, Scarlett turns to fanfic for comfort. This time, though, her subjects aren’t the swoon-worthy stars of her fave series—they’re the real-life kids from her high school.

static eric lasterStatic by Eric Laster
Publisher: Automatic Publishing
Release date: April 19th
When Curtis Brooks starts receiving phone calls from his brother Wilt, who’s been dead a week, he’s sure it’s to help him find evidence that will lead to a murderer.

unicorn tracks julia emberUnicorn Tracks by Julia Ember
Publisher: Harmony Ink Press
Release date: April 21st
Mnemba is employed to guide Mr. Harving and his daughter, Kara, as they study unicorns. The young women are drawn to each other, despite that fact that Kara is betrothed.


the bombs that brought us together brian conaghanThe Bombs That Brought Us Together by Brian Conaghan
Publisher: Bloomsbury
Release date: April 21st
Sometimes, to keep people safe, you do bad things. As Little Town’s rules crumble, Hamish is sucked into a dangerous game between his closest friend and dearest enemy.

chasing the stars malorie blackmanChasing the Stars by Malorie Blackman
Publisher: Penguin Random House
Release date: April 21st
Olivia and is heading back to Earth. Nathan is part of a community heading in the opposite direction, when their lives unexpectedly collide. What happens when their love brings loss, lies and hate?

cruel crown victoria aveyardCruel Crown: A Red Queen Novella Collection by Victoria Aveyard
Publisher: Orion Books
Release date: April 21st
Diana Farley, tasked with planting the seeds of rebellion in Norta for the first attempt at an attack, stumbles upon a connection that may prove to be the key to the entire operation—Mare Barrow.

in the dark in the woods eliza wassIn the Dark, In the Woods
by Eliza Wass
Publisher: Quercus
Release date: April 21st
Father wants Castley and her siblings to stay in the family forever. And he’ll do whatever it takes to keep them there, even if it means the Cresswell kids never get to grow up at all…

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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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