Read excerpts from new YA books! (August 24)


Here is a selection of YA excerpts from new books that have recently hit the web.

arcana rising kresley coleArcana Rising (The Arcana Chronicles #4) by Kresley Cole
Publisher: Valkyrie Press
Release date: August 15th 2016
When the battle is done and all hope is lost, vengeance becomes everything. With Aric missing and no sign that Jack and Selena escaped Richter’s reach, Evie turns more and more to the darkness lurking inside her. Two Arcana emerge as game changers: one who could be her salvation, the other her worst nightmare. To take on Richter, Evie must reunite with Death and mend their broken bond. But as she learns more about her past,-will she become a monster like the Emperor?
To read an excerpt, click here.

girl in pieces kathleen glasgowGirl in Pieces by Kathleen Glasgow
Publisher: Delacorte Press
Release date: August 30th 2016
Charlotte Davis is in pieces. At seventeen she’s already lost more than most people lose in a lifetime. But she’s learned how to forget. The thick glass of a mason jar cuts deep, and the pain washes away the sorrow until there is nothing but calm. Every new scar hardens Charlie’s heart just a little more, yet it still hurts so much. It hurts enough to not care anymore, which is sometimes what has to happen before you can find your way back from the edge.
To read an excerpt, click here.

wanderer roger davenportWanderer by Roger Davenport
Publisher: Sky Pony Press
Release date: April 1st 2013
Society has split into two: the Wanderers, battle against the elements in the desert, and those who live in the pyramid-city of Arcone. Kean is a Wanderer, adopted into a team that has protected him since he was a child. Essa lives with her parents in the pyramid, and chafes at the mental and physical restrictions the government enforces to protect its people. But when a rogue Wanderer plans an attack on the city, Kean and Essa’s paths collide with an impact that will alter their lives forever.
To read an excerpt, click here.

we are okay nina lacourWe Are Okay by Nina LaCour
Publisher: Dutton Books
Release date: February 14th 2017
Marin hasn’t spoken to anyone from her old life since the day she left California. No one knows the truth of those final weeks. Not even her best friend Mabel, whom Marin has completely shut out. But Marin still feels the pull of the life and tragedy she’s tried to outrun. Now that winter break is upon her, Mabel is coming to visit. Marin will be forced to face everything that’s been left unsaid for months and finally confront the loneliness that made a home in her heart years ago.
To read an excerpt, click here.

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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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