What new YA covers hit the web this week? (September 6)


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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The Cresswell Plot by Eliza Wass
Publisher: Disney Hyperion
Release date: June 7th 2016
Castella Cresswell and her five siblings have been confined by the strict rule of God, whose messages come directly from their father. Castley and her siblings are marked by their plain clothing. Unexplained bruising. Utter isolation. That is, until Castley is forced to partner with George Gray, who offers her a glimpse of a life filled with freedom and choice.

Dreamers Often Lie by Jacqueline West
Publisher: Dial Books
Release date: February 2016
Julia wakes up in the hospital, disoriented, and beset by a slippery morphing of reality into something else. She repeatedly sees a boy who she feels like she knows—but that’s impossible. Julia begins to notice unnerving similarities between her circumstances and those of some of Shakespeare’s most famous plays. As things escalate to a frightening pitch, how much of what’s happening is real, how much is in Julia’s head, and how much does it matter as she’s hurtling toward a fateful end over which she seems to have no control?

Emerge: The Edge by Melissa A. Craven
Publisher: Midnight Hour Studio
Release date: September 29th 2015
Allie and Aidan have led parallel lives on opposite ends of the earth, but their paths are about to converge. With others making decisions for them, will they ever truly understand the immeasurable power they posses, or the prophecy that might not be about Aidan after all?

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Fire Falling (Air Awakens #2) by Elise Kova
Publisher: Silver Wing Press
Release date: November 19th 2015
Vhalla Yarl marches to war as property of the Solaris Empire. The Emperor counts on her to bring victory, the Senate counts on her death, and the only thing Vhalla can count on is the fight of her life. Will she maintain her humanity? Or will she truly become the Empire’s monster?

Half Lost (Half Bad #3) by Sally Green
Publisher: Penguin Books/Viking Books for Young Readers
Release date: March 31st 2016
Nathan Byrn is running again. Scattered and demoralized, constantly pursued by the Council’s Hunters, only a bold new strategy can save the rebels from total defeat. They need the missing half of Gabriel’s amulet – an ancient artifact with the power to render its bearer invincible in battle.

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I Love Him, I Love Him Not (Westgate Prep #2) by Ella Martin
Publisher: Clean Reads/Astraea Press
Release date: September 29th 2015
Talia has to unravel her tangled up emotions to figure out what she really wants. Does she want to accept her father back in her life? Can she trust her new-stepfather? Talia prides herself on being able to keep her emotions in check and hates that she’s jealous of the new girl in her best friend Jake’s life, especially since she can’t decide if she loves him … or if she loves him not.

The King Slayer (The Witch Hunter #2) by Virginia Boecker
Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Release date: June 2016
Blurb currently unavailable.

Nirvana (Nirvana #1) by J.R. Stewart
Publisher: Blue Moon Publishers
Release date: November 10th 2015
After the supposed death of her soul mate, Andrew, Larissa is able to find solace by escaping to Nirvana, a virtual world where anything is possible – even visits with Andrew. Although Larissa knows that these meetings are not real, she cannot shake her suspicion that Andrew is indeed alive, and Larissa uncovers much more than she ever expected.

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Silence is Goldfish by Annabel Pitcher
Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Release date: May 17th 2016
My name is Tess Turner—at least, that’s what I’ve always been told. I have a voice but it isn’t mine. It used to say things so I’d fit in, to please my parents, to please my teachers. It used to tell the universe I was something I wasn’t. It lied. It never occurred to me that everyone else was lying too.

Vicarious (Vicarious #1) by Paula Stokes
Publisher: Tor Teen
Release date: August 2016
Winter Kim and her sister, Rose, have always been inseparable. Together, the two of them survived growing up in a Korean orphanage and being trafficked into the United States. When Rose disappears and a ViSE recording of her murder is delivered to her ex, Winter won’t rest until she finds her sister’s killer. But when the clues she uncovers conflict with the neural recordings her sister made, Winter isn’t sure what to believe.

A Week of Mondays by Jessica Brody
Publisher: Farrar, Straus & Giroux
Release date: August 2nd 2016
After a terrible Monday, Ellie is positive that if she could just do it all over again, she would get it right. So when she wakes up the next morning to find she’s reliving the exact same day, she knows what she has to do: stop her boyfriend from breaking up with her. Will Ellie ever figure out how to fix this broken day? Or will she be stuck in this nightmare of a Monday forever?

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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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