What new YA covers hit the web in April 2017?


Missed one of our weekly cover reveal round ups? Here’s a selection of covers for upcoming YA novels that hit the web in March 2017!

The Belles by Dhonielle Clayton
Publisher: Disney Hyperion
Release date: February 20th 2018
In the opulent world of Orléans, Belles are revered, for they control Beauty, and Beauty is a commodity coveted above all else. In Orléans, the people are born gray, they are born damned, and only with the help of a Belle and her talents can they transform and be made beautiful.

The Border by Steve Schafer
Publisher: Sourcebooks Fire
Release date: September 5th 2017
Crack. Crack. Crack. Gunshots. Pato, Arbo, Marcos, and Gladys are powerless as the lives they once knew are taken from them. They run. Except they have nowhere to go. Staying in Mexico is certain death, but attempting to cross the border through an unforgiving desert may be as deadly as the secrets they are trying to escape…

The Complication (The Program #6) by Suzanne Young
Publisher: Simon Pulse
Release date: April 24th 2018
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Curses and Warfare (Tokens and Omens #2) by Jeri Baird
Publisher: Jolly Fish Press
Release date: September 12th 2017
Zander is struggling to convince the villagers of the impending danger and unite them in a single cause to protect the village. Meanwhile, Alexa struggles to get along with her mentor, the fortuneteller Melina Odella. As the battle draws near, the twins and their few allies are further than ever from their goals.

The Dazzling Heights (The Thousandth Flood #2) by Katharine McGee
Publisher: HarperCollins
Release date: August 29th 2017
New York, 2118. Manhattan is home to a thousand-story supertower, a breathtaking marvel that touches the sky. But amidst high-tech luxury and futuristic glamour, five teenagers are keeping dangerous secrets…

Ever the Brave (Clash of Kingdoms #2) by Erin Summerill
Publisher: HMH Books for Young Readers
Release date: December 5th 2017
Britta only wants to live a peaceful life in her childhood home. Unfortunately, saving the King has created a tether between them she cannot sever. And there are those who want to use Britta’s power for evil designs. If Britta cannot find a way to harness her new magical ability, her life—as well as her country—may be lost.

A Girl Like That by Tanaz Bhathena
Publisher: Farrar, Straus & Giroux
Release date: February 27th 2018
Zarin Wadia is many things: a bright and vivacious student, an orphan, a risk-taker. So how is it that eighteen-year-old Porus Dumasia has only ever had eyes for her? And how did Zarin and Porus end up dead in a car together, crashed on the side of a highway in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia?

Girls Made of Snow and Glass by Melissa Bashardoust
Publisher: Flatiron Books
Release date: September 5th 2017
At sixteen, Mina’s mother is dead, her magician father is vicious, and her silent heart has never beat with love for anyone—has never beat at all, in fact, but she’d always thought that fact normal. She never guessed that her father cut out her heart and replaced it with one of glass.

Hide from Me by Mary Lindsey
Publisher: Entangled Teen
Release date: November 7th 2017
Something’s not right about Rain Ryland’s new hometown. Something deadly lurks underneath the small-town charm. Everyone he meets is hiding something—especially Friederike Burkhart, the hottest girl he’s ever laid eyes on. Rain’s determined to find out her secret, even if it kills him…and it just might.

Immortal Reign (Falling Kingdoms #6) by Morgan Rhodes
Publisher: Razorbill
Release date: December 12th 2017
Magnus and Cleo‘s love will be put to the ultimate test. Dark magic is causing widespread destruction throughout the kingdom. Enemies across the sea are advancing. And unrest is stirring throughout the land. Is their love strong enough to withstand the outside forces tearing them apart?

Inevitable and Only by Lisa Rosinsky
Publisher: Boyd Mills Press
Release date: October 10th 2017
Cadie is close to her father… until the day he announces that he has another daughter. Suddenly, Cadie has a sister, Elizabeth— a sister who is about to move in with them, a sister whose very existence means that Cadie’s beloved father cheated on her mother when they were already married. Suddenly, Cadie wonders if she really knows her father at all. What other secrets might he have? Can she still trust him?

Jane, Unlimited by Kristin Cashore
Publisher: Kathy Dawson Books
Release date: September 19th 2017
With nothing but a trunkful of umbrella parts to her name, Jane ventures out to the Thrash estate. Then her story takes a turn, or rather, five turns. What Jane doesn’t know is that Tu Reviens will offer her choices that can ultimately determine the course of her untethered life.

The Language of Thorns: Midnight Tales and Dangerous Magic by Leigh Bardugo
Publisher: Macmillan/Imprint
Release date: September 26th 2017
Travel to a world of dark bargains struck by moonlight, of haunted towns and hungry woods, of talking beasts and gingerbread golems, where a young mermaid’s voice can summon deadly storms and where a river might do a lovestruck boy’s bidding but only for a terrible price.

The November Girl by Lydia Kang
Publisher: Entangled Teen
Release date: November 2017
I am Anda, and the lake is my mother. I am the November storms that terrify sailors and sink ships. With their deaths, I keep my little island on Lake Superior alive. Hector has come here to hide from his family until he turns eighteen. There’s no one here but me. And now him.

On the Spectrum by Jennifer Gold
Publisher: Second Story Press
Release date: September 12th 2017
Growing up in the shadow of a famous mother, Clara has never felt good about her body. Now, at sixteen, she has an unhealthy obsession with healthy eating. She decides to escape for the summer to Paris to stay with her estranged dad and her six-year-old brother, Alastair, who is on the autism spectrum. Charged with his care, Clara and Alastair set out to explore the city.

Otherworld (Otherworld #1) by Jason Segel & Kirsten Miller
Publisher: Delacorte Press
Release date: November 7th 2017
Simon thought Otherworld was a game. Turns out he knew nothing. Otherworld is the next phase of reality. It’s everything you’ve ever wanted. And it’s about to change humanity forever.

Rebel Seoul by Axie Oh
Publisher: Tu Books
Release date: September 2017
EAST ASIA, 2199. After a great war, the East Pacific is in ruins. In brutal Neo Seoul, ex-gang member Lee Jaewon is a talented pilot rising in the academy’s ranks. Abandoned as a child in the slums of Old Seoul by his rebel father, Jaewon desires only to escape his past.

Show Stopper by Hayley Barker
Publisher: Scholastic
Release date: June 1st 2017
In a near-future England, the poorest people in the land are forced to sell their children to a deadly travelling circus. Ben, the teenage son of a draconian government minister, visits the circus for the first time and falls instantly in love with Hoshiko, a young performer.

Sleeper by MacKenzie Cadenhead
Publisher: Sourcebooks
Release date: August 1st 2017
Sarah Reyes suffers from REM sleep behavior disorder. When an experimental drug promises nighttime normalcy, Sarah agrees to participate in the trial. At first, she seems to be cured. Then the side effects kick in. Why does a guy from her nightmare show up at school?

The Temptation of Adam by Dave Connis
Publisher: Sky Pony Press
Release date: November 7th 2017
When a family friend discovers Adam’s porn addiction, he’s forced to join an addiction support group: the self-proclaimed Knights of Vice. He goes because he has to, but the honesty of the Knights starts to slip past his defences, and all the work Adam has put into being fine begins to unravel.

There’s Someone Inside Your House by Stephanie Perkins
Publisher: Dutton Books for Young Readers
Release date: September 12th 2017
One-by-one, the students of Osborne High are dying in a series of gruesome murders, each with increasing and grotesque flair. As the terror grows closer and the hunt intensifies for the killer, the dark secrets among them must finally be confronted.

The Town Built on Sorrow by David Oppegaard
Publisher: Flux Books
Release date: September 26th 2017
Welcome to the strange mountain foothills town of Hawthorn, where sixteen-year-old Harper Spurling finds herself increasingly obsessed with the diary of a local 1860s pioneer girl while a serial killer runs unchecked through the area, dumping his victims into the town’s dark river.

Welcome Home edited by Eric Smith
Publisher: Flux
Release date: September 5th 2017
Welcome Home collects a number of adoption-themed fictional short stories, and brings them together in one anthology from a diverse range of celebrated Young Adult authors. The all-star roster includes Edgar-award winner Mindy McGinnis, New York Times best-selling authors C.J. Redwine (The Shadow Queen) and William Ritter (Jackaby), and acclaimed YA authors across all genres, like Adi Alsaid, Lauren Gibaldi, Sangu Mandanna, Karen Akins, and many more.

The Wishing Heart by J.C. Welker
Publisher: Entangled Publishing
Release date: May 1st 2017
With a book in her bag and a switchblade in her pocket, Rebel’s been thieving her way through life while hoping for a cure to fix her ailing heart. But when the bejeweled vase she just tried to hawk turns out to be a jinni’s vessel, Rebel gets lost to her world and dragged within another.

Your One & Only by Adrianne Finlay
Publisher: HMH Books for Young Readers
Release date: February 6th 2018
Jack is a walking fossil. The only human among a sea of clones. It’s been hundreds of years since humanity died off in the slow plague, leaving the clones behind to carry on human existence. Over time they’ve perfected their genes. But if they really are perfect, why did they create Jack?

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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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