What new YA covers hit the web this week? (February 28)


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

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Black by Fleur Ferris
Publisher: Random House Australia
Release date: July 2016
Ebony Marshall is in her final year of high school. Five months, two weeks and four days . . . She can’t wait to leave the town where she’s known only as ‘Black’. Because of her name, of course. But for another reason, too. Everyone says Black Marshall is cursed.

Crooked Kingdom (Six of Crows #2) by Leigh Bardugo
Publisher: Henry Holt
Release date: September 27th 2016
Kaz Brekker and his crew have just pulled off a heist so daring even they didn’t think they’d survive. But instead of divvying up a fat reward, they’re right back to fighting for their lives. Double-crossed and left crippled by the kidnapping of a valuable team member, the crew is low on resources, allies, and hope.

Georgia Peaches and Other Forbidden Fruit by Jaye Robin Brown
Publisher: HarperTeen
Release date: August 30th 2016
Jo has never hidden the fact that she’s gay, and her dad, a well-known radio evangelist, has always supported her. When Jo’s dad asks her to lie low for a while in hopes that it will help him and his new wife settle in, Jo reluctantly agrees. Everything becomes easy for Jo once she rebrands herself a straight girl. But that’s how she meets Mary Carlson, the ultimate temptation.

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Our Chemical Hearts by Krystal Sutherland
Publisher: Putnam
Release date: September 6th 2016
Grace isn’t who Henry pictured as his dream girl—she walks with a cane, wears oversized boys’ clothes, and rarely seems to shower. But when Grace and Henry are both chosen to edit the school paper, he quickly finds himself falling for her.

Powerless (The Hero Agenda #1) by Tera Lynn Childs and Tracy Deebs
Publisher: Sourcebooks Fire
Release date: May 3rd 2016
Kenna is tired of being “normal”. She’s secretly working on an experiment that will land her a place among the Heroes, but when a Villain saves her life during a break-in at her lab, Kenna discovers there’s a whole lot of gray area when it comes to good and evil and who she can trust.

Relentless (The Hero Agenda #2) by Tera Lynn Childs and Tracy Deebs
Publisher: Sourcebooks Fire
Release date: June 7th 2016
Kenna is tired of being lied to—and hunted by the very allies she once trusted. Unearthing the dark secrets of the superhero world has not only endangered her life, now her boyfriend faces execution for crimes he didn’t commit and her mother is being held captive in a secret governmental prison.

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Scavenger of Souls (Survival Colony 9 #2) by Joshua David Bellin
Publisher: Margaret K. McElderry Books
Release date: August 23rd 2016
Querry and the members of Survival Colony 9 have defeated a whole nest Skaldi, but the colony is dangerously low in numbers and supplies. Querry’s mother is in command, and is definitely taking them somewhere—but where? Some secret from her past seems to be driving her relentlessly forward.

The Secret of a Heart Note by Stacey Lee
Publisher: Katherine Tegen Books
Release date: December 27th 2016
As one of only two aromateurs left on the planet, the rules are clear for Mim: a lifetime of using her extraordinary sense of smell to mix base notes, top notes, and heart notes into elixirs that help others fall in love—all while remaining incurably alone.

Water’s Wrath (Air Awakens #4) by Elise Kova
Publisher: Silver Wing Press
Release date: April 26th 2016
The Solaris Empire found victory in the North and, at the cost of her heart and her innocence, Vhalla Yarl has earned her freedom. But the true fight is only beginning as the secret forces that have been lurking in the shadows, tugging at the strings of Vhalla’s fate, finally come to light.

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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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