Recent Cover Reveals: January 26


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

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100 Sideways Miles by Andrew Smith
Publisher: Simon & Schuster
Release date: September 2014
Finn Easton sees the world through miles instead of minutes. It’s how he makes sense of the world. Finn has two things going for him: his best friend Cade Hernandez, and Julia Bishop, the first girl he’s ever loved. When an unexpected accident happens and the boys become unlikely heroes, they learn how to write their own destiny.

Blonde Ops by Charlotte Bennardo & Natalie Zaman
Publisher: St. Martin’s Griffin
Release date: May 6th 2014
Expelled from yet another boarding school for hacking, sixteen-year-old Rebecca “Bec” Jackson is shipped off to Rome to intern for Parker Phillips, the editor-in-chief of one of the world’s top fashion magazines. But when a mysterious accident lands Parker in a coma, former supermodel and notorious drama queen Candace Worthington takes the reins of the magazine. The First Lady is in Rome for a cover shoot, and when her life is threatened Bec realizes that Parker’s “accident” may not have been quite so accidental. Can Bec catch the person who’s after the First Lady, solve the mystery of Parker’s accident, and juggle two cute boys at the same time?

Broken Hearts, Fences and Other Things to Mend by Katie Finn
Publisher: Feiwel and Friends
Release date: May 13th 2014
Gemma had her summer all planned out, but it takes a sharp turn when she gets dumped and finds herself back in the Hamptons after a five-year absence. Being there puts her at risk of bumping into Hallie, her former best friend (that is, before Gemma ruined her life). Gemma intends on making amends, but a case of mistaken identity causes the people she knew years ago—including Hallie and her dreamy brother Josh—to believe she’s someone else. Can Gemma keep up the charade? Or will she be found out by the very people she’s been hiding from?

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City of Heavenly Fire (The Mortal Instruments #6) by Cassandra Clare
Publisher: Margaret K. McElderry Books
Release date: May 27th 2014
As their society falls apart around them, Clary, Jace, Simon and their friends must band together to fight the greatest evil the Nephilim have ever faced: Clary’s own brother. Nothing in the world can defeat him — must they journey to another world to find the chance?

Dirty Wings (All Our Pretty Songs #2) by Sarah McCarry
Publisher: St. Martin’s Griffin
Release date: July 15th 2014
Maia is a teenage piano prodigy and dutiful daughter, imprisoned in the oppressive silence of her adoptive parents’ house like a princess in an ivory tower. Cass is a street rat, witch, and runaway, scraping by with her wits and her knack for a five-fingered discount. When a chance encounter brings the two girls together, an unlikely friendship blossoms that will soon change the course of both their lives.

Everything Leads to You by Nina LaCour
Publisher: Dutton Juvenile
Release date: May 15th 2014
A wunderkind young set designer, Emi has already started to find her way in the competitive Hollywood film world. Emi is a film buff and a true romantic, but her real-life relationships are a mess. She has desperately gone back to the same girl too many times to mention. But then a mysterious letter from a silver screen legend leads Emi to Ava. Ava is unlike anyone Emi has ever met. She has a tumultuous, not-so-glamorous past, and lives an unconventional life. And she is about to expand Emi’s understanding of family, acceptance, and true romance.

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Extraction (Extraction #1) by Stephanie Diaz
Publisher: St. Martin’s Griffin
Release date: July 22nd 2014
Clementine has spent her whole life preparing for her sixteenth birthday, when she’ll be tested for Extraction in the hopes of being sent from the planet Kiel’s toxic Surface to the much safer Core, where people live without fear or starvation. When she proves Promising enough to be “Extracted,” she must leave without Logan, the boy she loves. Torn apart from her only sense of family, Clem promises to come back and save him from brutal Surface life. But the planet leaders don’t want her running—they want her subdued.

Foretold (Sisters of Fate #1) by Rinda Elliott
Publisher: Harlequin Teen
Release date: April 2014
The first novel in the new Sisters of Fate trilogy. Triplet sisters must stop Ragnarok—even if it might kill one of them.

The Forever Song (Blood of Eden #3) by Julie Kagawa
Publisher: Harlequin Teen
Release date: April 15th 2014
Book #3 in the epic dystopian Blood of Eden series, set in a future world decimated by the Red Lung virus, featuring vampire Allison Sekemoto and her struggle to hold on to her humanity in the face of becoming a monster.

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Glory O’Brien’s History of the Future by A.S. King
Publisher: Little, Brown
Release date: October 2014
Glory’s mother committed suicide when Glory was only four years old, and she’s never stopped wondering if she will eventually go the same way… until an astonishing new power allows her to see a person’s infinite past and future—and what she sees ahead of her is terrifying. A tyrannical new leader raises an army. Women’s rights disappear. A violent second civil war breaks out. Young girls vanish daily, sold off or interned in camps. Glory makes it her mission to record everything she sees, hoping her notes will somehow make a difference. She may not see a future for herself, but she’ll do everything in her power to make sure this one doesn’t come to pass.

The Kiss of Deception (The Remnant Chronicles #1) by Mary E. Pearson
Publisher: Henry Holt
Release date: July 15th 2014
In a society steeped in tradition, Princess Lia’s life follows a preordained course. As First Daughter, she is expected to have the revered gift of sight—but she doesn’t—and she knows her parents are perpetrating a sham when they arrange her marriage to secure an alliance with a neighbouring kingdom—to a prince she has never met. On the morning of her wedding, Lia flees to a distant village. She settles into a new life, hopeful when two mysterious and handsome strangers arrive—and unaware that one is the jilted prince and the other an assassin sent to kill her.

Orenda by Ruth Silver
Publisher: Patchwork Press
Release date: Spring 2014
Lil has a gift, one she never thought possible as she finds herself awake after a strange dream with the tell-tale sign that what she dreamt was in fact real. She’d been momentarily tossed into another dimension. In another reality, one similar and yet slightly different Willow has been kidnapped by the sorceress turned demon, Eilith. Rawlie, Willow’s friend and companion crosses to our universe for help and brings Lil into his world. Lil joins forces with Rawlie and others to hunt down Eilith and rescue those they care about.

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Reckoning (Silver Blackthorn #1) by Kerry Wilkinson
Publisher: St. Martin’s Griffin
Release date: July 1st 2014
In a far-off future, after years of war and famine have eliminated all technological advancement, returning society to a fuedal system, in the village of Martindale, hundreds of miles north of the new English capital of Windsor, sixteen-year-old Silver Blackthorn takes the Reckoning. This coming-of-age test not only decides her place in society – Elite, Member, Inter or Trog – but also determines that Silver is to become an Offering for King Victor. But these are uncertain times and no one really knows what happens to the teenagers who disappear into Windsor Castle. Is being an Offering the privilege everyone assumes it to be, or do the walls of the castle have something to hide?

Stella by Helen Eve
Publisher: St. Martin’s Griffin
Release date: March 25th 2014
Seventeen-year-old Stella Hamilton is the star blazing at the heart of Temperley High. As soon as Caitlin Clarke arrives at Temperley her popularity grows and she discovers that not everyone is happy under Stella’s rule – that it might finally be time for a new order among the Stars and the civilians. Fighting the system, however, means Caitlin must tread the same dark path as Stella, where absolute power and absolute destruction are only a breath away.

Vampires of Manhattan (The Vampires of Manhattan #1) by Melissa de la Cruz
Publisher: Hyperion Books
Release date: September 9th 2014
Oliver Hazard-Perry, former human conduit and Manhattan’s only human-turned-vampire is now the head of the Blue Bloods Coven. When his all-too-human lover is found murdered on the eve of the coven’s annual Four Hundred Ball Oliver is devastated. Now he’s the prime suspect, stalked by the vampire secret police. Because according to the new rules, vampires who take human life can now be executed. How can an immortal sentenced to die fight back?

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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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