What new YA covers hit the web this week? (August 16)


Here is a selection of new YA covers for upcoming books. Check the descriptions below for publishers, release dates and more.

bitter of tongue cassandra clare sarah rees brennan circle of jinn lori goldstein the dark days club alison goodman

Bitter of Tongue (Tales From Shadowhunter Academy #7) by Cassandra Clare and Sarah Rees Brennan
Publisher: Margaret K. McElderry Books
Release date: August 18th 2015
When an Academy mission goes wrong, Simon is kidnapped by faeries (why is he always kidnapped?). He must escape the Fey, relying on his only ally, former Shadowhunter and Dark Artifices character Mark Blackthorn.

Circle of Jinn (Becoming Jinn #2) by Lori Goldstein
Publisher: Feiwel & Friends
Release date: May 17th 2016
As Azra grants wishes under the watchful eye of the Afrit council, she remains torn between her two worlds—human and Jinn. Secrets spill. Zars are broken. Humans become pawns. And rumors of an uprising become real.

The Dark Days Club (Lady Helen #1) by Alison Goodman
Publisher: Razorbill
Release date: January 26th 2015
It’s London, 1812, when, on the eve of eighteen-year-old Lady Helen Wrexhall’s presentation to the queen, one of her family’s housemaids disappears. Drawn into the shadows of London, she meets Lord Carlston, one of the few who can stop the perpetrators: a cabal of demons infiltrating every level of society.

identity crisis melissa schorr my true love gave to me stephanie perkins

The Fiery Trial (Tales From Shadowhunter Academy #8) by Cassandra Clare & Maureen Johnson
Publisher: Margaret K. McElderry Books
Release date: September 15th 2015
Simon and Clary witness the parabatai ceremony of Emma Carstairs and Julian Blackthorn… and discuss their own parabatai plans in this precursor to The Dark Artifices.

Identity Crisis by Melissa Schorr
Publisher: Merit Press
Release date: January 1st 2016
When curvaceous Annalise Bradley’s scandalous freshman year hookup sparks the anger of her female classmates, three of them decide to get her back by “catfishing” her, creating a fake online profile of the perfect boy to toy with her affections.

My True Love Gave to Me by Stephanie Perkins
Publisher: St. Martin’s Press
Release date: November 5th 2015
Whether you enjoy celebrating Christmas or Hanukkah, Winter Solstice or New Year’s there’s something here for everyone. So curl up by the fireplace and get cozy. You have twelve reasons this season to stay indoors and fall in love.

walk the edge katie mcgarry wink poppy midnight april genevieve tucholke wolf by wolf ryan graudin uk

Walk the Edge (Thunder Road #2) by Katie McGarry
Publisher: Harlequin Teen
Release date: March 29th 2016
Blurb currently unavailable.

Wink Poppy Midnight by April Genevieve Tucholke
Publisher: Dial
Release date: March 22nd 2016
Every story needs a hero. Every story needs a villain. Every story needs a secret. Wink is the odd, mysterious neighbor girl, wild red hair and freckles. Poppy is the blond bully and the beautiful, manipulative high school queen bee. Midnight is the sweet, uncertain boy caught between them.

Wolf By Wolf (Wolf By Wolf #1) by Ryan Graudin
Publisher: Orion
Release date: November 5th 2015
The year is 1956, and to commemorate their victory over Britain and Russia, Hitler and Emperor Hirohito host the Axis Tour. The victor is awarded an audience with the highly reclusive Adolf Hitler at the Victor’s ball. Yael, a survivor of painful human experimentation who escaped from a death camp, has one goal: Win the race and kill Hitler.

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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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