What new YA covers hit the web this week? (March 20)


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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The Flipside by Shawn Johnson
Publisher: Simon & Schuster
Release date: June 7th 2016
Charlie spends all her waking hours training to become one of the best gymnasts in the world. And it’s not easy flying under the radar when you’re aiming for Olympic gold…especially when an irresistible guy comes along and threatens to throw your whole world off balance.

How to Make Out
by Brianna R. Shrum
Publisher: Sky Pony Press
Release date: September 6th 2016
Renley needs three thousand dollars for the math club’s trip and she knows exactly how to get it: she’s going to start a blog where people pay for answers to all of life’s questions from a “certified expert.” The only problem: She doesn’t know how to do anything but long division and calculus.

Labyrinth Lost by Zoraida Córdova
Publisher: Sourcebooks Fire
Release date: September 6th 2016
Alex is a bruja, the most powerful witch in a generation…and she hates magic. At her Deathday celebration, Alex performs a spell to rid herself of her power. But it backfires. Her whole family vanishes into thin air, leaving her alone with Nova, a brujo boy she can’t trust.

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Lament (The Ghost House Saga #1) by Alexandra Adornetto
Publisher: Harlequin Teen
Release date: TBA
After the loss of her mother, Chloe Kennedy starts seeing the ghosts that haunted her as a young girl again. Spending time at her grandmother’s country estate in the south of England is her chance to get away from her grief and the spirits that haunt her. Until she meets a mysterious stranger…

Meg & Linus by Hanna Nowinski
Publisher: Swoon Reads
Release date: April 18th 2017
Meg is newly single since Sophia went off to college, and she doesn’t particularly like it. When her best friend Linus refuses to approach Danny, the boy he likes, she finds the perfect project to distract herself from her own heartbreak. And Danny seems interested enough, but Linus continues to be oblivious, and maybe Sophia isn’t quite as out of the picture as Meg thought she was…

The Memory of Things by Gae Polisner
Publisher: St. Martin’s Griffin
Release date: September 6th 2016
On the morning of September 11, 2001, Kyle Donohue watches the first twin tower come down from the window of Stuyvesant High School. Moments later, terrified and fleeing home to safety across the Brooklyn Bridge, he stumbles across a girl covered in ash and wearing a pair of costume wings.

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Run by Kody Keplinger
Publisher: Scholastic Press
Release date: June 28th 2016
Bo has a wild reputation. Agnes has never gone on a date. Despite everything, Bo and Agnes become best friends. So when Bo shows up in the middle of the night, Agnes doesn’t hesitate to take off with her. But running away and not getting caught will require stealing a car, staying ahead of the authorities, and — worst of all — confronting some ugly secrets.

Seven Days of You by Cecilia Vinesse
Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Release date: March 7th 2017
Sophia has seven days left in Tokyo before she moves back to the States. Seven days to say good-bye to the electric city, her wild best friend, and the boy she’s harbored a semi-secret crush on for years. Seven perfect days…until Jamie Foster-Collins moves back to Japan and ruins everything.

The Sound of Us by Julie Hammerle
Publisher: Entangled Teen
Release date: June 7th 2016
I, sweatpants enthusiast & perpetual chorus girl, have to be ruthless enough to win 1 of the 7 scholarships, or no music school for me. Forget opera domination, I’m headed for “opera camp disaster & cautionary tale.” If I don’t give up either music or the guy, I’ll lose both.

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The Scourge by Jennifer A. Nielsen
Publisher: Scholastic
Release date: August 20th 2016
As a lethal plague sweeps through the land, Ani Mells is forced to submit to a test for the deadly Scourge. She is even more surprised when the test results come back positive, and she is sent to Attic Island, a former prison turned refuge — and quarantine colony — for the ill.

Timekeeper (Timekeeper #1) by Tara Sim
Publisher: Sky Pony Press
Release date: November 1st 2016
In an alternate Victorian world controlled by clock towers, a damaged clock can fracture time—and a destroyed one can stop it completely. Danny knows falling in love with a clock spirit is forbidden, but after a series of bombings Danny must race to prevent Enfield from becoming the next target or he’ll not only lose his father, but the boy he loves, forever.

We Know It Was You (Strange Truth #1) by Maggie Thrash
Publisher: Simon Pulse
Release date: October 4th 2016
Beautiful cheerleader Brittany Montague—dressed as the giant Winship Wildcat mascot—hurls herself off a bridge into Atlanta’s surging Chattahoochee River. Just like that, she’s gone. Eight days later, Benny Flax and Virginia Leeds will be the only ones who know why.

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Willful Machines by Tim Floreen
Publisher: Simon Pulse
Release date: October 18th 2016
When an artificial intelligence named Charlotte transfers her consciousness to the Internet, Lee Fisher, the closeted son of the US president, has other things to worry about, like keeping his crush on Nico, the new boy at school, a secret. But Lee soon realizes he’s Charlotte’s next target. Even worse, Nico may be part of Charlotte’s plan too.

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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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