What's Up in YA

YA Book News and New Releases

Hey YA Lovers!

Time to dig into the latest in YA news, as well as take a peek at the great new books that hit shelves this week.

YA Book News

Lots of news to catch up with this week, particularly when it comes to adaptations in the works.

New YA Book Releases

Grab your TBR because it’s about the grow. A * means I’ve read the book and recommend it!

*Bent Heavens by Daniel Kraus

Deadfall by Stephen Wallenfels (paperback)

Jane Against The World by Karen Blumenthal (nonfiction)

Rebelwings by Andrea Tang

Red Hood by Elana K. Arnold

Red Mantle by Maria Turtschaninoff (series, in translation)

The Shadows Between Us by Tricia Levenseller

The Sound of Stars by Alechia Dow

Soul of the Sword by Julie Kagawa (series, paperback)

The Truth App by Jack Heath (series)

We Unleash The Merciless Storm by Tehlor Kay Mejia (series)


This Week at Book Riot

Don’t miss the great talk over on Book Riot this week about YA, either.


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Thanks for hanging out, and I’ll see you again next week!

— Kelly Jensen,@heykellyjensen on Instagram and editor of (Don’t) Call Me Crazy and Here We Are.

**Psst:  you can now also preorder my upcoming August release, Body Talk: 37 Voices Explore Our Radical Anatomy!