What new YA books release this week? (August 15)


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


The Art of Feeling by Laura Tims
Publisher: HarperTeen
Release date: August 15th
Sam has been in constant pain ever since the car accident that injured her leg and killed her mother. Sam recedes into a fog of depression until she meets Eliot, a loner who is unable to feel any pain at all.

Crystal Blade (Burning Glass #2) by Kathryn Purdie
Publisher: Katherine Tegen Books
Release date: August 15th
The empire has fallen. Sonya and Anton may have brought about a revolution, but can they protect their homeland—and their love—with so many forces threatening to tear them apart?

Ferocious (Vicarious #2) by Paula Stokes
Publisher: Tor Teen
Release date: August 15th
When Winter Kim finds out that her sister is dead and that she has a brother she never knew about, only two things matter―finding what’s left of her family and killing the man who destroyed her life.

The Hawkweed Legacy (The Hawkweed Prophecy #2) by Irena Brignull
Publisher: Weinstein Books
Release date: August 15th
Poppy is haunted by a vision of her own death. Taken in by a boy and his great-grandmother, a healer, they vow to keep her safe – even if that ultimately means holding her captive.

How to Disappear by Sharon Huss Roat
Publisher: HarperTeen
Release date: August 15th
Vicky decides to invent a social life by Photoshopping herself into other people’s photos. But the more followers she amasses online, the clearer it becomes that a lot of other people feel like her—#alone.

In Other Lands by Sarah Rees Brennan
Publisher: Big Mouth House
Release date: August 15th
Sometimes it’s not the kid you expect who falls through to magicland, sometimes it’s . . . Elliott. He’s appalled by both the dearth of technology and the levels of fit-ness involved in swinging swords around.

A Map for Wrecked Girls by Jessica Taylor
Publisher: Dial
Release date: August 15th
Emma has always orbited Henri, her fierce, magnetic queen bee of an older sister, and the two have always been best friends. Until something happens that wrecks them.

Seven Trees of Stone (Thirteen Days of Midnight #3) by Leo Hunt
Publisher: Candlewick Press
Release date: August 15th
Life is returning to something like normal — until on New Year’s Eve Luke and Elza find themselves transported to the forest near Dunbarrow with no knowledge of how they got there.

Tracker’s Canyon by Pam Withers
Publisher: Dundurn
Release date: August 15th
When his father disappears, leaving his mother too grief-stricken to function, Tristan’s life goes into freefall. A competent tracker, he decides to set off into Swallow Canyon in search of his father.

Wicked Like a Wildfire by Lana Popovic
Publisher: Katherine Tegen Books
Release date: August 15th
All the women in Iris and Malina’s family have the unique magical ability to manipulate beauty. When their mother is attacked, the sisters have to unearth the truth behind the lives she has built for them.

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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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