What new YA covers hit the web this week? (July 12)


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

the art of not breathing by sarah alexander bookishly ever after isabel bandeira glass sword victoria aveyard

The Art of Not Breathing by Sarah Alexander
Publisher: HMH Books for Young Readers
Release date: TBA
Five years after the tragic events of her tenth birthday, Elsie still can’t make sense of it all. Her parents are a mess, her big brother Dillon isn’t eating and the body of her twin brother Eddie has never been found. Why does it feel like everyone is keeping something from her? Elsie has a secret of her own – whenever she dives she has a flashback to the day Eddie vanished. It’s all coming back, and she is determined to discover the truth.

Bookishly Ever After (Ever After #1) by Isabel Bandeira
Publisher: Spencer Hill Contemporary
Release date: January 19th 2016
Bookish Phoebe gets assigned as Dev’s co-counselor at a camp where they are both volunteering and has to spend an entire week attached at the hip to the one guy on the planet she wants to avoid. Can she make it through the potential danger of romantic bonfires and nature walks without Dev figuring out she’s still not over him, or will her counseling career end in emotional disaster? Can she ever go back to her happy world of fictional boys after falling for the real thing?

Glass Sword (Red Queen #2) by Victoria Aveyard
Publisher: HarperTeen
Release date: February 9th 2015
As she makes her escape from Maven, the prince—the friend—who betrayed her, Mare uncovers something startling: she is not the only one of her kind. Pursued by Maven, now a vindictive king, Mare sets out to find and recruit other Red-and-Silver fighters to join in the struggle against her oppressors. But Mare finds herself on a deadly path, at risk of becoming exactly the kind of monster she is trying to defeat.

how it ends catherine lo liars and losers like us ami allen yath a mad zombie party gena showalter

How It Ends by Catherine Lo
Publisher: HMH Books for Young Readers
Release date: June 7th 2016
How it Ends is an honest, heart-wrenching tale of a friendship from first meeting to breakup. Told through alternating points of view, it is about two best friends’ tumultuous sophomore year of bullying, boys and backstabbing and what can happen when friends choose assumptions and fear over each other.

Liars and Losers Like Us by Ami Allen-Vath
Publisher: Sky Pony Press
Release date: March 1st 2016
Keep calm and make it to prom night—without a legit panic attack. For seventeen-year-old Bree Hughes, it’s easier said than done when gossip, grief, and the opportunity to fail at love are practically high-fiving her in the hallways of Belmont High. If she lets fear be her guide, she’ll lose her first love, and head to prom to avenge the death of the school outcast—as a party of one.

A Mad Zombie Party (White Rabbit Chronicles #4) by Gena Showalter
Publisher: Harlequin Teen
Release date: September 29th 2015
Ali Bell and Cole Holland’s crew of zombie slayers thought they’d won the war against Anima Industries, the evil company responsible for capturing and experimenting on zombies in an effort to discover the secret to immortality. In the last epic clash, the slayers lost many of their crew and closest friends.

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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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