Recent Cover Reveals: August 10


Here is a selection of some recently released covers for upcoming YA books. Check the descriptions below for publishers, release dates and more.

Bone Deep by Kim O’Brien
Publisher: Spencer Hill Press
Release date: March 2015
When Paige Patterson spends the summer with her archaeologist father, she doesn’t expect to be reunited with her best friend Emily Linton, a girl she has always admired and secretly wanted to emulate, or to find herself falling for the project manager’s son, Jalen Yazzi. But the summer takes a terrible turn when Emily vanishes. Paige sets out to find the truth.

Chaos (Guards of the Shadowlands #3) by Sarah Fine
Publisher: Skyscape
Release date: October 7th 2014
The stakes could not be higher, and Lela must accept the help—and love—of people she barely knows or trusts. As alliances and loyalties shift and she realizes the soul she came to save isn’t the only one in need of rescue, can Lela summon the strength to see the fight through to the very end?

Date With a Rockstar by Sarah Gagnon
Publisher: Spencer Hill Press
Release date: June 2015
A poverty-stricken seventeen-year-old girl living in the year 2054 competes on a vicious reality TV show to win a date with a gorgeous Rock God in a desperate attempt to convince the musician to give her the money to cure her disease.

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Duplicity by N.K. Traver
Publisher: Thomas Dunne Books
Release date: March 17th 2015
In private, seventeen-year-old Brandon hacks bank accounts for thousands of dollars just for the hell of it. In public, he looks like any other tattooed bad boy. But not only does Brandon’s reflection have a mind of its own, it seems to be grooming him for something. Then Brandon’s reflection tells him: it thinks it can live his life better, and it’s preparing to trade places.

Earth & Sky (Earth & Sky #1) by Megan Crewe
Publisher: Razorbill Canada
Release date: October 28, 2014
Skylar has been haunted for as long as she can remember by fleeting yet powerful sensations that something is horribly wrong. But despite the panic attacks tormenting her, nothing ever happens, and Sky’s beginning to think she’s crazy. Then she meets a mysterious, otherworldly boy named Win and discovers the shocking truth her premonitions have tapped into: our world no longer belongs to us.

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows (Harry Potter #7) by J.K. Rowling
Publisher: Bloomsbury
Release date: September 1st 2014
Harry is waiting in Privet Drive. The Order of the Phoenix is coming to escort him safely away without Voldemort and his supporters knowing – if they can. But what will Harry do then? How can he fulfill the momentous and seemingly impossible task that Professor Dumbledore has left him?

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Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (Harry Potter #4) by J.K. Rowling
Publisher: Bloomsbury
Release date: September 1st 2014
It is the summer holidays and soon Harry Potter will be starting his fourth year at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. Harry is counting the days: there are new spells to be learnt, more Quidditch to be played, and Hogwarts castle to continue exploring. But Harry needs to be careful – there are unexpected dangers lurking…

Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (Harry Potter #6) by J.K. Rowling
Publisher: Bloomsbury
Release date: September 1st 2014
It is the middle of the summer, but there is an unseasonal mist pressing against the windowpanes. Harry Potter is waiting nervously in his bedroom at the Dursleys’ house in Privet Drive for a visit from Professor Dumbledore himself. Why is the Professor coming to visit him now? What is it that cannot wait until Harry returns to Hogwarts in a few weeks’ time?

Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (Harry Potter #5) by J.K. Rowling
Publisher: Bloomsbury
Release date: September 1st 2014
Harry Potter is due to start his fifth year at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. His best friends Ron and Hermione have been very secretive all summer and he is desperate to get back to school and find out what has been going on. However, what Harry discovers is far more devastating than he could ever have expected…

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The Ice Dragon by George R.R. Martin
Publisher: Tor Teen
Release date: October 21st 2014
The ice dragon was a creature of legend and fear, for no man had ever tamed one. When it flew overhead, it left in its wake desolate cold and frozen land. But Adara was not afraid. For Adara was a winter child, born during the worst freeze that anyone, even the Old Ones, could remember. And only a winter child–and the ice dragon who loved her–could save her world from utter destruction.

Kissing Frogs by Alisha Sevigny
Publisher: Swoon Romance
Release date: November 18th 2014
Popular party girl and high school senior Jessica Scott has a secret: she used to be a nerd. When she learns that she’s failing Biology, she must throw away her hard-earned popularity and join the Conservation Club in Panama to save the Golden Frog. There, she may realize the worth of her inner nerd, and the one frog in particular that could be her prince in disguise.

Louder Than Words by Iris St. Claire
Publisher: Swoon Romance
Release date: September 16th 2014
Disappointment has been on speed dial in Ellen Grayson’s life lately. Trusting a popular teacher with her troubles should have been safe, shouldn’t have led to an unwelcome seduction attempt. Ellen must decide if she has enough remaining courage to speak up about her teacher, to tell Rex how she feels, or hold all her secrets inside, the only safe place she knows.

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Made For You by Melissa Marr
Publisher: HarperCollins
Release date: Spring 2015
When Eva Tilling wakes up in the hospital, she’s confused—who in her sleepy little North Carolina town could have hit her with their car? And why? But before she can consider the question, she finds that she’s awoken with a strange new skill: the ability to foresee people’s deaths when they touch her.

Night Sky (Night Sky #1) by Suzanne Brockmann & Melanie Brockmann
Publisher: Sourcebooks Fire
Release date: October 7th 2014
Skylar Reid is thrown into a strange world when she discovers that she has unique telekinetic and telepathic powers. After Sasha, the child she babysits, is kidnapped and believed to be murdered, Sky and her best friend Calvin are approached by a girl who has super-abilities similar to Sky’s. With the help of Dana and Milo, the four teens embark on a quest to bring the killers to justice.

The Remedy (The Program #0.5) by Suzanne Young
Publisher: Simon Pulse
Release date: April 21st 2015
Quinlan McKee is a closer, a person hired to play the short-term role of a deceased loved one in order to give their family closure. When she’s given her longest assignment yet, playing the role of Catalina Barnes, Quinn begins to bond with Isaac, the deceased girl’s boyfriend. But that’s only the beginning of the complications, especially when Quinn finds out the truth about Catalina’s death.

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Stone in the Sky (Tin Star #2) by Cecil Castellucci
Publisher: Roaring Brook Press
Release date: February 24th 2015
After escaping death a second time, Tula Bane is now even thirstier for revenge. When it’s discovered that the desolate and abandoned planet near the station has high quantities of a precious resource, the once sleepy space station becomes a major player in intergalactic politics. Aliens from all over the galaxy race to cash in—including Tula’s worst enemy.

Suicide Notes from Beautiful Girls by Lynn Weingarten
Publisher: Simon Pulse
Release date: Spring/Summer 2015
June has barely has time to mourn the death of her best friend Delia, before Delia’s ex-boyfriend convinces her Delia was murdered, and June is swept into a tangle of lies, deceit, and conspiracy.

Unmarked (The Legion #2) by Kami Garcia
Publisher: Simon & Schuster Books
Release date: September 11th 2014
Kennedy Waters lives in a world where vengeance spirits kill, ghosts keep secrets, and a demon walks among us–a demon she accidentally set free. Now Kennedy and the other Legion members have to hunt him down. With the clock ticking and the life of someone she loves hanging in the balance, Kennedy has to ask the question she fears most: what is it about her past that has left her Unmarked?

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The Walls Around Us by Nova Ren Suma
Publisher: Algonquin Young Readers
Release date: March 24th 2015
On the outside, there’s Violet, an eighteen-year-old dancer days away from the life of her dreams when something threatens to expose the shocking truth of her achievement. On the inside, within the walls of a girls’ juvenile detention center, there’s Amber, locked up for so long she can’t imagine freedom. Tying these two worlds together is Orianna, who holds the key to unlocking all the girls’ darkest mysteries.

Willowgrove (Hemlock #3) by Kathleen Peacock
Publisher: Katherine Tegen Books
Release date: January 6th 2015
Ever since Mac’s best friend, Amy, was murdered, Hemlock has been a dangerous place. But now that Mac, her boyfriend, Kyle, and Amy’s ex, Jason, have investigated a mass breakout from Thornhill, a werewolf “rehabilitation” camp, the danger has only grown. Fear of the infection spreading is now at an all-time high, and anyone with a scar is suspected of being a wolf.

When My Heart Was Wicked by Tricia Stirling
Publisher: Scholastic Press
Release date: February 24th 2015
Lacy believes that magic and science can work side by side. She’s a botanist who knows how to harness the healing power of plants. So when her father dies, Lacy tries to stay with her step-mother in Chico, where her magic is good and healing. She fears the darkness that her real mother, Cheyenne, brings out, stripping away everything that is light and kind.

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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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