What new YA covers hit the web this week? (May 1)


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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Beneath Wandering Stars by Ashlee Cowles
Publisher: Merit Press
Release date: August 1st 2016
After her soldier brother is horribly wounded in Afghanistan, Gabriela must honor the vow she made: If anything ever happened to him, she would walk the Camino de Santiago through Spain, making a pilgrimage in his name.

The Edge of Everything by Jeff Giles
Publisher: Bloomsbury
Release date: January 31st 2017
Reeling from her dad’s shocking death, Zoe races to save her little brother from a blizzard—only to meet a handsome, mysterious stranger they call X who suddenly shows up at a cabin in the woods. X is a bounty hunter from Hell, here to claim his next victim.

The Graces by Laure Eve
Publisher: Faber and Faber
Release date: September 1st 2016
Like everyone else in her town, River is obsessed with the Graces, attracted by their glamour and apparent ability to weave magic. But are they really what they seem? And are they more dangerous than they let on?

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The Hammer of Thor (Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard #2) by Rick Riordan
Publisher: Disney Hyperion
Release date: October 4th 2016
Thor’s hammer is missing again. The thunder god has a disturbing habit of misplacing his weapon – the mightiest force in the Nine Worlds – but this time the hammer isn’t just lost. It has fallen into enemy hands. If Magnus Chase and his friends can’t retrieve the hammer quickly, the mortal worlds will be defenseless against an onslaught of giants.

The Hawkweed Prophecy by Irena Brignull
Publisher: Orchard Books
Release date: June 16th 2016
Poppy Hooper has managed to deceive her father into believing that there is nothing mysterious or unnatural about her. Ember Hawkweed is a pitiful excuse for a witch. When the two girls meet, Poppy discovers her powers, and finds out the truth.

The Hundred Lies of Lizzie Lovett by Chelsea Sedoti
Publisher: Sourcebooks
Release date: January 3rd 2017
Hawthorn Creely inserts herself in the investigation of missing person Lizzie Lovett, who disappeared mysteriously while camping with her boyfriend. Hawthorn doesn’t mean to interfere, but she has a pretty crazy theory about what happened to Lizzie.

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Incognita (Tabula Rasa #2) by Kristen Lippert-Martin
Publisher: Lerner
Release date: October 1st 2016
In the wake of an experimental procedure that almost wiped out her memory forever, Angel has a chance for a fresh start. But her Velocius abilities—capacities for superhuman mental power—linger in her brain and put her life in jeopardy.

Nice Girls Endure by Chris Struyk-Bonn
Publisher: Switch Press
Release date: August 1st 2016
Chelsea Duvay is so many things. She’s an avid musical lover, she’s a gifted singer, and she has the most perfect, beautiful feet. But no one ever notices that. All they notice is Chelsea’s weight.

Our Own Private Universe by Robin Talley
Publisher: Harlequin Teen
Release date: February 2017
Aki Hunter knows she’s bisexual, but up until now she’s only dated guys. When she sets off on a four-week youth-group mission trip in a small Mexican town, it never crosses Aki’s mind that there might be anyone in the group she’d be interested in dating.

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Soldier (Talon #3) by Julie Kagawa
Publisher: MIRA Ink
Release date: May 5th 2016
Betrayed and on the run again, Ember and rogue dragon Riley discover an unthinkable truth about Talon and St. George. They’ll need Garret’s skills and insider knowledge of the Order to negotiate an impossible deal.

Traveller by L.E. Delano
Publisher: Swoon Reads
Release date: February 7th 2017
Jessa has spent her life dreaming of other worlds until the day her favorite character, Finn, suddenly shows up. Jessa learns that she and Finn are Travelers, born with the ability to slide through reflections and dreams into alternate realities.

Zenith (The Androma Saga #1) by Sasha Alsberg & Lindsay Cummings
Publisher: Mirabel Inc.
Release date: June 21st 2016
Androma and her crew strike terror in the hearts of those who cross them. When a routine mission goes rogue, the all-female crew is captured by a bounty hunter from Andi’s past and forced into a job that could, quite literally, start a war that will devour worlds.

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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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