Read excerpts from new YA books! (February 23)


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

the female of the species mindy mcginnisThe Female of the Species by Mindy McGinnis
Publisher: Katherine Tegen Books
Release date: September 20th 2016
Alex Craft knows how to kill someone. And she doesn’t feel bad about it. When her older sister, Anna, was murdered three years ago and the killer walked free, Alex uncaged the language she knows best. The language of violence. While her crime goes unpunished, Alex knows she can’t be trusted among other people, even in her small hometown. One night, Alex’s darker nature breaks out, setting her on a collision course that will change her life forever.
To read an excerpt, click here.

summer in the invisible city juliana romanoSummer in the Invisible City by Juliana Romano
Publisher: Dial
Release date: June 21st 2016
Sadie Bell has this summer all figured out: She’s going to befriend the cool girls at her school. She’s going to bond with her absentee father, a famous artist, and impress him with her photography skills. And she’s finally going to get over Noah, the swoony older guy who was her very first mistake. Sadie wasn’t counting on meeting Sam, a funny and free-thinking boy who makes her question all of her goals.
To read an excerpt, click here.

a totally awkward love story tom ellen lucy ivisonA Totally Awkward Love Story by Tom Ellen & Lucy Ivison
Publisher: Delacorte
Release date: May 3rd 2016
Sam and Hannah only have the holidays to find ‘The One’. Their lobster. But instead of being epic, their summer is looking awkward. They must navigate social misunderstandings, the plotting of well-meaning friends, and their own fears of being virgins for ever to find happiness. But fate is at work to bring them together. And in the end, it all boils down to love.
To read an excerpt, click here.

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About Author

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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