What new YA covers hit the web this week? (September 27)


Here is a selection of new YA covers for upcoming books. Check the descriptions below for publishers, release dates and more.

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Gena/Finn by Hannah Moskowitz & Kat Helgeson
Publisher: Chronicle Books
Release date: February 23rd 2016
Gena and Finn have little in common, but they share a passion for Up Below, a buddy cop TV show with a cult fan following. Gena is a darling of the fangirl scene, keeping a popular blog and writing fan fiction. Finn’s online life is a secret. The pair spark an unlikely online friendship and as their individual “real” lives begin to fall apart, they increasingly seek shelter online, and with each other.

How Not to Disappear by Clare Furniss
Publisher: Simon & Schuster
Release date: December 31st 2015
Hattie’s summer isn’t going as planned. Her two best friends have abandoned her: Reuben has run off to Europe to “find himself” and Kat’s in Edinburgh with her new girlfriend. Oh, and she’s also just discovered that she’s pregnant with Reuben’s baby. Then Gloria, Hattie’s great-aunt, comes crashing into her life. Together the two of them set out on a road trip of self-discovery.

The Leaving by Tara Altebrando
Publisher: Bloomsbury
Release date: June 7th 2016
Blurb currently unavailable.

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The Loose Ends List by Carrie Firestone
Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Release date: June 7th 2016
Maddie O’Neill Levine’s grandmother is a young-at-heart socialite who has always been Maddie’s go-to confidante. When Maddie learns Gram has terminal cancer and is determined to give her family an unforgettable summer of dreams-come-true, she struggles to find the strength to let go in a summer shaped by love, grief, and the power of forgiveness.

Masquerade (Micah Grey #3) by Laura Lam
Publisher: Tor Books
Release date: December 3rd 2015
Blurb currently unavailable.

The Memory Book by Lara Avery
Publisher: Alloy Entertainment
Release date: July 2016
A romance that unfolds through a series of journal entries, text messages and other mementos and features a teen girl diagnosed with a rare disease that causes memory loss.

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Pantomime (Micah Grey #1) by Laura Lam
Publisher: Tor Books
Release date: Winter 2016
Iphigenia Laurus, or Gene, the daughter of a noble family, is uncomfortable in corsets and crinoline. Micah Grey, a runaway living on the streets, joins the circus as an aerialist’s apprentice and soon becomes the circus’s rising star. But Gene and Micah have balancing acts of their own to perform, and a secret in their blood that could unlock the mysteries of Ellada.

Shadowplay (Micah Grey #2) by Laura Lam
Publisher: Tor Books
Release date: December 3rd 2015
The circus lies behind Micah Grey in dust and ashes. He and the white clown, Drystan, take refuge with the once-great magician, Jasper Maske. When Maske agrees to teach them his trade, his embittered rival challenges them to a duel which could decide all of their fates.

The Sleeping Prince (The Sin Eater’s Daughter #2) by Melinda Salisbury
Publisher: Scholastic Press
Release date: April 26th 2016
Ever since her brother Lief disappeared, Errin’s life has gone from bad to worse. Not only must she care for her sick mother, she has to scrape together rent money by selling illegal herbal cures. But none of that compares to the threat of the vengeful Sleeping Prince whom the Queen just awoke from his enchanted sleep.

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Sugar Skulls by Lisa Mantchev & Glenn Dallas
Publisher: Skyscape
Release date: November 10th 2015
Welcome to Cyrene, a city where energy is currency and music is the lifeblood of its young citizens. Vee is the lead singer of the Sugar Skulls, an all-girl band. Micah haunts the city like a ghost after an overdose of a deadly illegal street drug knocks him off the grid. When Micah and Vee forge a connection, their troubled worlds collide.

Summer Days and Summer Nights: Twelve Love Stories by Stephanie Perkins (ed.)
Publisher: St. Martin’s Griffin
Release date: June 14th 2016
An anthology of stories by twelve bestselling young adult writers and edited by the international bestselling Stephanie Perkins, will have you dreaming of sunset strolls by the lake. So set out your beach chair and grab your sunglasses. You have twelve reasons this summer to soak up the sun and fall in love.

Summerlost by Ally Condie
Publisher: Dutton Books
Release date: March 29th 2016
Cedar is just settling into her new house after the devastating accident that killed Cedar’s father and younger brother, Ben, when a boy dressed in costume, rides by on his bike. Intrigued, Cedar follows him to the renowned Summerlost theatre festival and she finds herself surrounded by mystery.

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The Trick to Landing (Oceanside High #2) by Jenny Kaczorowski
Publisher: Bloomsbury Spark
Release date: January 12th 2016
The Trick to Landing is about Summer, a semi-pro skateboarder trying to build a new life after a DUI. After moving to Oceanside, she meets Bastian, a brilliant photographer fighting for a future beyond the bleeding disorder that defines his life.

The Unexpected Everything by Morgan Matson
Publisher: Simon & Schuster
Release date: May 16th 2016
Andie had it all planned out. When you are a politician’s daughter who’s pretty much raised yourself, you learn everything can be planned or spun, or both. But that was before the scandal. That was before Clark and those few months that might change her whole life.

Walk the Edge (Thunder Road #2) by Katie McGarry
Publisher: MIRA Ink
Release date: March 10th 2016
Thomas “Razor” Turner turns to an unlikely source for help uncovering the secrecy surrounding his mother’s death: classmate Breanna Miller, the shy, smart girl he’s never looked twice at. But the more time they spend together, the more they realise they actually have in common, and how attracted to each other they really are.

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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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