What new YA covers hit the web this week? (November 8)


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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American Girls by Alison Umminger
Publisher: Flatiron Books
Release date: June 7th 2016
Anna is a girl slouching toward adulthood, and she’s had it with her life at home. So Anna “borrows” her stepmom’s credit card an runs away to Los Angeles. But LA isn’t quite the escape Anna had imagined.

Change Places with Me by Lois Metzger
Publisher: Balzer + Bray
Release date: June 4th 2016
Rose has changed. She still lives in the same neighborhood and goes to the same high school but when she woke up today, something was a little different. Because, until recently, Rose was an entirely different person—a person who is still inside her.

The Crown (The Selection #5) by Kiera Cass
Publisher: HarperTeen
Release date: May 3rd 2016
Blurb currently unavailable.

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The Gilded Cage by Lucinda Gray
Publisher: Henry Holt
Release date: August 2nd 2016
After growing up on a farm in Virginia, Walthingham Hall seems like another world to Katherine Randolph. Her new life, filled with the splendor of upper-class England in the 1820s, is shattered when her brother mysteriously drowns.

Heir to the Sky by Amanda Sun
Publisher: Harlequin Teen
Release date: April 26th 2016
As heir to a kingdom of floating continents, Kali has spent her life bound by her duties. When Kali falls off the edge of her kingdom and miraculously survives, she is shocked to discover there are still humans on the earth.

The Inquisition (Summoner #2) by Taran Matharu
Publisher: Feiwel & Friends
Release date: May 10th 2016
On trial for a crime he did not commit, Fletcher must face the Inquisition who will decide his future – the process is gruelling, lead by those who will do anything to see him suffer and haunted by ghosts from the past with clues to Fletcher’s tragic origins.

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The Lost & Found by Katrina Leno
Publisher: HarperCollins
Release date: July 5th 2016
Frannie and Louis met in an online support group when they were both younger. They have never met face-to-face but both have a mysterious tendency to lose things. They each receive news that sets them on a road trip looking for each other.

My Kind of Crazy by Robin Reul
Publisher: Sourcebooks Fire
Release date: April 2016
Hank Kirby can’t catch a break. A disastrous attempt to ask out the girl he likes literally goes up in flames when he nearly burns down her house. Hank just wants to pretend the incident never happened. And he might’ve gotten away with it—except there’s a witness.

The Only Thing Worse Than Me Is You by Lily Anderson
Publisher: St. Martin’s Griffin
Release date: May 17th 2016
Trixie Watson has two very important goals for senior year: to finally save enough to buy the set of Dr. Who figurines at the local comic books store, and to place third in her class and knock Ben West down to number four.

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Out of My Mind by Lauren Sabel
Publisher: Katherine Tegen Books
Release date: May 31st 2016
As the government’s youngest psychic spy, Callie finds valuable information for top-secret missions. When an oddball billionaire takes interest in Callie’s talents, it’s clear that she could lose the people she loves—and her mind. Literally.

The Raven King (The Raven Cycle #4) by Maggie Stiefvater
Publisher: Scholastic Press
Release date: April 26th 2016
All her life, Blue has been warned that she will cause her true love’s death. She never thought this would be a problem, but as her life becomes caught up in the strange and sinister world of the Raven Boys, she’s not so sure anymore.

Seven Ways We Lie by Riley Redgate
Publisher: Amulet Books
Release date: March 8th 2016
Paloma High School is ordinary by anyone’s standards. And like every high school, every student has something to hide—whether it’s Kat, the thespian who conceals her trust issues; or Valentine, the neurotic genius.

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The Sidekicks by Will Kostakis
Publisher: Penguin Australia
Release date: TBA
Isaac, Ryan, Harley and Miles aren’t four best friends, they’re three guys with the same best friend. When Isaac dies, they have to learn to fill the space in each other’s lives. After years of being sidekicks, it’s harder than they anticipated.

The Square Root of Summer by Harriet Reuter Hapgood
Publisher: Macmillan Children’s Books
Release date: May 5th 2016
Last summer, Gottie’s life fell apart. Her beloved grandfather Grey died and Jason left her – the boy to whom she lost her virginity (and her heart). This summer, Thomas comes home: former boy next door. Former best friend. Former everything.

The Star-Touched Queen by Roshani Chokshi
Publisher: St. Martin’s Griffin
Release date: May 3rd 2016
Sixteen-year-old Maya becomes the queen of Akaran and wife of Amar. But Akaran has its own secrets. Her discoveries put more than new love at risk — threatening the balance of all realms, human and Otherworldly.

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Under the Lights (The Field Party #2) by Abbi Glines
Publisher: Simon Pulse
Release date: August 26th 2016
Willa can’t erase the bad decisions of her past that led her down the path she’s on now. But she can fight for forgiveness from her family. As secrets come to light and hearts are broken, she and her former childhood friends must face the truth about growing up and falling in love…even if it means losing each other forever.

Unforgivable (Invincible #2) by Amy Reed
Publisher: Katherine Tegen Books
Release date: May 3rd 2016
Marcus finds Evie just in time to prevent her drowning, but her survival is not the happy ending he was hoping for. Forbidden from seeing Evie by her parents and unable to reach her, Marcus learns of a pain that might break him completely.

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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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