What new YA books release this week? (January 16)


What January YA books release this week? We have a list of this week’s new YA books!


All that Was by Karen Rivers
Publisher: Farrar, Straus & Giroux
Release date: January 16th
Piper and Sloane are best friends. They grew up together, dress alike, and never do anything without each other. Until Piper caught Sloane kissing Piper’s boyfriend―and the next day, Piper is found dead.

Blood and Sand (Blood and Sand #1) by C.V. Wyk
Publisher: Tor Teen
Release date: January 16th
Against all odds, Attia, a slave, and Xanthus, a gladiator, form a bond. A bond that sparks a rebellion. A rebellion that threatens to bring down the Roman Republic―and gives rise to the legend of Spartacus…

by Lola Dodge
Publisher: Ink Monster
Release date: January 16th
Anise Wise loves three things: baking, potion making, and reading her spellbooks in blissful silence. But if Anise can’t find and stop whoever wants her dead, she’ll be more toasted than a crème brûlée.

Love, Hate and Other Filters by Samira Ahmed
Publisher: Soho Teen
Release date: January 16th
In the aftermath of a horrific crime, Maya’s life is turned upside down. Her neighbors are consumed with fear, bigotry, and hatred, and Maya must find the strength to determine where she truly belongs.

Poison’s Cage (Poison’s Kiss #2) by Breeana Shields
Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers
Release date: January 16th
Iyla and Marinda have killed many men together: Iyla as the seductress, Marinda as the final, poisonous kiss. Now they understand who the real enemy is–the Snake King–and they can take him down.

Truly Devious (Truly Devious #1) by Maureen Johnson
Publisher: Katherine Tegen Books
Release date: January 16th
True-crime aficionado Stevie Bell is set to begin her first year at Ellingham Academy, and she has an ambitious plan: She will solve one of American history’s greatest unsolved murder mysteries.

You Won’t Know I’m Gone (The Black Angel Chronicles #2) by Kristen Orlando
Publisher: Swoon Reads
Release date: January 16th
Going rogue has cost Reagan her automatic ticket to the Training Academy. But becoming a Black Angel is the only way Reagan will be able to exact revenge on her mother’s merciless killer, Santino Torres.

Zenith (The Androma Saga #1) by Sasha Alsberg and Lindsay Cummings
Publisher: Harlequin Teen
Release date: January 16th
Captain Androma Racella and her motley crew roam the galaxy on the starship Marauder. When a job goes awry, the Marauder’s all-girl crew find themselves at the mercy of a dangerous bounty hunter.

The Tremblers (The Blackburn Chronicles #1) by Raquel Byrnes
Publisher: Pelican Book Group
Release date: January 19th
Charlotte lives in a cloistered world of privilege beneath the Electric Tesla Dome that shields survivors of The Great Calamity. But when her father is abducted she discovers that technology is no protection at all.

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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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