What YA books release this week? (October 25)


What October YA books release this week? We have a list of this week’s new YA books!


HOLD a novelHold by Rachel Davidson Leigh
Publisher: Duet Books
Release date: October 20th
When, in a moment of frustration, Luke hurls his backpack against the wall, something life-changing happens: the backpack never lands. Luke Aday has just discovered that he can stop time.

Apologies to Rachel Davidson Leigh for missing Hold in last week’s round-up!

branded eric smithBranded (Inked #2) by Eric Smith
Publisher: Bloomsbury Spark
Release date: October 25th
No longer a sheltered farmboy, Caenum is caught in the crossfire of the rebellion he ignited. As the final battle with the Citadel approaches, he must choose his own destiny one last time…

a darkly beating heart lindsay smithA Darkly Beating Heart by Lindsay Smith
Publisher: Roaring Brook Press
Release date: October 25th
While visiting Kuramagi, a historic village preserved to reflect the nineteenth-century Edo period, Reiko finds herself slipping back in time into the life of Miyu, a young woman bent on revenge.

glitter-aprilynne-pikeGlitter by Aprilynne Pike
Publisher: Random House
Release date: October 25th
Outside the palace of Versailles, it’s modern day. Inside, it’s the eighteenth century. The palace has every indulgence, but for one pretty young thing, it’s about to become a very beautiful prison.

how-to-keep-a-boy-from-kissing-you-tara-eglingtonHow to Keep a Boy from Kissing You by Tara Eglington
Publisher: Thomas Dunne Books
Release date: October 25th
Sixteen-year-old Aurora Skye is dedicated to helping others navigate the minefield that is teenage dating. Aurora lives and breathes Self-Help. As Aurora discovers, however, Self-Help is far from simple.

if i fix you abigail johnsonIf I Fix You by Abigail Johnson
Publisher: Harlequin Teen
Release date: October 25th
When sixteen-year-old Jill Whitaker’s mom walks out—with a sticky note as a goodbye—only Jill knows the real reason she’s gone. But how can she tell her father? Jill can hardly believe the truth herself.

illusion martina booneIllusion (The Heirs of Watson Island #3) by Martina Boone
Publisher: Simon Pulse
Release date: October 25th
Caged by secrets all around her and haunted by mistakes that have estranged her from Eight Beaufort, Barrie Watson is desperate to break the curse that puts her family in danger.

midnight-hour-c-c-hunterMidnight Hour (Shadow Falls: After Dark #4) by C.C. Hunter
Publisher: St. Martin’s Griffin
Release date: October 25th
Being a dyslexic witch is a curse in itself, but just as Miranda Kane’s finally mastered her powers and is preparing to graduate with her friends, a near-death experience threatens to ruin it all.

pushing-perfect-michelle-falkoffPushing Perfect by Michelle Falkoff
Publisher: HarperTeen
Release date: October 25th
Kara has the perfect life. She gets perfect grades. She never messes up. Until now. Because perfection is an illusion, and Kara has been struggling to maintain it for as long as she can remember.

the-stranger-game-cylin-busbyThe Stranger Game by Cylin Busby
Publisher: Balzer + Bray
Release date: October 25th
When Nico Walker’s older sister mysteriously disappears, her parents, family, and friends are devastated. But Nico can never admit what she herself feels: relief at finally being free of Sarah’s cruelty.


gemina amie kaufman jay kristoffGemina (The Illuminae Files #2) by Amie Kaufman & Jay Kristoff
Publisher: Allen & Unwin
Release date: October 26th
Moving to a space station at the edge of the galaxy was always going to be the death of the station captain’s pampered daughter Hanna’s social life. Nobody said it might actually get her killed.

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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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