What's Up in YA

This Week’s YA News and New Books

Hey YA Readers!

Let’s catch up on the latest in YA news and the array of great new YA books that hit shelves this week.

YA Book News

Thanks to the long holiday weekend in the US, there’s less news than usual.

New YA Books

There are a LOT of new books out this week, thanks in part to so many publication dates being pushed back earlier this year. A * means I’ve read and recommend it.

Accidental by Alex Richards

All These Monsters by Amy Tintera (series)

All Of Us With Wings by Michelle Ruiz Keil (paperback)

B*Witch by Paige McKenzie and Nancy Ohlin

Burn Our Bodies Down by Rory Power

Cinderella Is Dead by Kalynn Bayron

The Crow Rider by Kalyn Josephson (series)

The Damned by Renée Ahdieh (series)

An Education in Ruin by Alexis Bass

Escape Room by Maren Stoffels (paperback)

Evil Thing by Serena Valentino (series)

Faith: Taking Flight by Julie Murphy

Girl, Serpent, Thorn by Melissa Bashardoust

The Glare by Margot Harrison

Hawk by James Patterson

Hungry Hearts edited by Elise Chapman and Caroline Tung Richmond (paperback)

*Into the Streets: A Young Person’s Visual History of Protests in the United States by Mark Bieschke

The Lost City by Amanda Hocking (paperback, series)

Love, Jacaranda by Alex Flinn

*Mirage by Somaiya Daud (paperback, series)

Not Another Love Song by Olivia Wildenstein

Ordinary Girls by Blair Thornburgh (paperback)

*Pan’s Labyrinth by Guillermo del Toro and Cornelia Funke

A Peculiar Peril by Jeff VanderMeer (series)

The Princess Will Save You by Sarah Henning

Something Like Gravity by Amber Smith (paperback)

These Divided Shores by Sara Raasch (paperback, series)

The Traitor’s Kingdom by Erin Beaty (paperback, series)

The Unleashed by Danielle Vega (series)

Unravel The Dusk by Elizabeth Lim (series)

*The Voting Booth by Brandy Colbert

We Walked The Sky by Lisa Fiedler (paperback)

You’re Next by Kylie Schachte


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Thanks for hanging out, and we’ll see you again on Saturday with some outstanding YA ebook deals!

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