What new YA covers hit the web this week? (July 26)


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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All the Feels by Danika Stone
Publisher: Swoon Reads
Release date: June 7th 2015
The Starveil movies are Liv’s life. So, when her favorite character, Captain Matt Spartan, is killed off, Liv launches an online campaign to bring her hero back to life. But as her online life succeeds beyond her wildest dreams, Liv is forced to balance that with the pressures of school, her mother’s disapproval, and her (mostly nonexistent and entirely traumatic) romantic life. A trip to DragonCon with her best friend Xander might be exactly what she needs to figure out what she really wants.

Daughters Unto Devils by Amy Lukavics
Publisher: Simon & Schuster UK
Release date: October 8th 2015
When the Verners arrive at their new home, a large cabin abandoned by its previous owners, they discover the inside covered in blood. And as the days pass, it is obvious to Amanda that something isn’t right on the prairie. But with the guilt and shame of her sins weighing on her, Amanda can’t be sure if the true evil lies in the land, or deep within her soul.

The First Time She Drowned by Kerry Kletter
Publisher: Philomel/Penguin
Release date: March 15th 2016
It’s been two-and-a-half years since Cassie O’Malley’s mother dumped her in a mental institution against her will for something Cassie claims she didn’t do. Now, at eighteen, Cassie enrolls in college, ready to reclaim her life and enter the world on her own terms. But as she struggles to find her way forward, the startling truths she uncovers about her own family narrative make it impossible to cut the tethers of a tumultuous past.

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Game On (Lewis Creek #2) by Michelle Smith
Publisher: Spencer Hill Contemporary
Release date: January 2016
Eric Perry, Lewis Creek’s resident bad boy, has to clean up his act. His next door neighbor, Bri, comes to the rescue and offers him one final chance at redemption: community service. While Eric and Bri work closely together at the center, old stories of stargazing, first kisses, and a time when they were friends start to re-connect them. As they open up their secrets and their hearts to each other, they start to see that they are more than what other people think they are—and even more than what they think about.

The May Queen Murders by Sarah Jude
Publisher: HMH Books for Young Readers
Release date: May 3rd 2016
Twenty-five years back, a teenage girl was murdered after being crowned queen at the Glen’s May Day celebration. Ivy Templeton has lived in Rowan’s Glen for all of her sixteen years, and feels safe there – but after Ivy’s cousin Heather is elected queen of the May Day celebration, Heather goes missing and Ivy must come to terms with the fact that she never knew her beloved cousin—or Rowan’s Glen—as well as she thought she did.

Queen Song (Red Queen #0.5) by Victoria Aveyard
Publisher: HarperTeen
Release date: September 1st 2015
Queen Coriane, first wife of King Tiberias, keeps a secret diary—how else can she ensure that no one at the palace will use her thoughts against her? Coriane recounts her heady courtship with the crown prince, the birth of a new prince, Cal, and the potentially deadly challenges that lay ahead for her in royal life.

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Return Once More by Trisha Leigh
Publisher: Bloomsbury Spark
Release date: September 29th 2015
Years have passed since refugees from a ruined earth took to space. Science has not only made the leaps necessary to allow time travel, but the process engineered a strange side effect—predicting your one true love. Sixteen-year-old Kaia Vespasian can’t resist a peek at her long-dead soul mate in Ancient Egypt. Before she knows it, she’s broken every rule in the book, and the consequences of getting caught could destroy more than just her new romance.

A Sky Unbroken by Megan Crewe
Publisher: Skyscape
Release date: October 13th 2015
The rebels have been disbanded, their plans ruined. Betrayed by those she trusted most, Skylar finds herself herded, along with a small group of Earthlings, into a living museum—a human zoo—on the Kemyates’ space station, subject to her captors’ every whim. Any move Skylar makes could result in the extinction of her people—but giving in means losing any hope of freedom.

The Square Root of Summer by Harriet Reuter Hapgood
Publisher: Roaring Brook Press
Release date: May 3rd 2016
Blurb currently unavailable.

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The Start of Me and You by Emery Lord
Publisher: Bloomsbury
Release date: Spring 2016
It’s been a year since Paige Hancock’s first boyfriend died in an accident. After shutting out the world for two years, Paige is finally ready for a second chance… and she has a plan to convince everyone she’s back to normal. But when sweet, nerdy Max, moves to town and recruits Paige for the Quiz Bowl team (of all things!) her perfect plan is thrown for a serious loop. Will Paige be able to face her fears and finally open herself up to the life she was meant to live?

Steel Scars (Red Queen #1.5) by Victoria Aveyard
Publisher: HarperTeen
Release date: January 6th 2016
Farley was raised to be strong, but being tasked with planting the seeds of rebellion in Norta is a tougher job than expected. As she travels the land recruiting black market traders, smugglers, and extremists for her first attempt at an attack on the capital, she stumbles upon a connection that may prove to be the key to the entire operation—Mare Barrow.

Tell the Wind and Fire by Sarah Rees Brennan
Publisher: Clarion Books
Release date: April 5th 2016
In a world of opulent magic and merciless violence, two boys share a dangerous connection. One girl guards their secret. But when a deadly revolution erupts, will she be able to save either of them— or even herself?

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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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