There’s nothing like browsing the shelves of a bookstore, but it can also be incredibly difficult when trying to decide which one (or ten) you want to buy… Well if you love Young Adult novels and you’re looking for a new release from this month, look no further than this list! From another tear-inducing novel from Adam Silvera to Moxie where girls fight back. Or perhaps Stephanie Perkin’s thriller will be more your taste or even a new fantasy read from Jodi Meadows?
Read on to discover some new releases and tell us in the comments below if you will be checking them out or if you’ve read some!
An Enchantment of Ravens by Margaret Rogerson | Goodreads
Isobel is a prodigy portrait artist with a dangerous set of clients: immortal creatures crave human Craft with a terrible thirst, and Isobel’s paintings are highly prized among them. She paints mortal sorrow in his eyes for the autumn prince Rook, which causes him to spirit her away to stand trial for her crime. The two must depend on one another to survive and their alliance blossoms into trust, then love, violating the fair folks’ ruthless Good Law. Isobel has a choice to make: become a fair one and sacrifice her craft or go against the fairy courts.
They Both Die At The End by Adam Silvera | Goodreads
On September 5, a little after midnight, Death-Cast calls Mateo Torrez and Rufus Emeterio to give them some bad news: They’re going to die today. Mateo and Rufus are total strangers, but, for different reasons, they’re both looking to make a new friend on their End Day. The good news: There’s an app for that. It’s called the Last Friend, and through it, Rufus and Mateo are about to meet up for one last great adventure and to live a lifetime in a single day.
The Language of Thorns: Midnight Tales and Dangerous Magic by Leigh Bardugo | Goodreads
This collection of six stories includes three brand-new tales, all of them lavishly illustrated with art. Travel to a world of dark bargains struck by moonlight, of haunted towns and hungry woods, of talking beasts and gingerbread golems, where a young mermaid’s voice can summon deadly storms and where a river might do a lovestruck boy’s bidding but only for a terrible price.
One Dark Throne by Kendare Blake | Goodreads
With the unforgettable events of the Quickening behind them and the Ascension Year underway, all bets are off. Katharine, once the weak and feeble sister, is stronger than ever before. Arsinoe, after discovering the truth about her powers, must figure out how to make her secret talent work in her favor without anyone finding out. And Mirabella, once thought to be the strongest sister of all and the certain Queen Crowned, faces attacks like never before—ones that put those around her in danger she can’t seem to prevent.
There’s Someone Inside Your House by Stephanie Perkins | Goodreads
One-by-one, the students of Osborne High are dying in a series of gruesome murders, each with increasing and grotesque flair. As the terror grows closer and the hunt intensifies for the killer, the dark secrets among them must finally be confronted.
Moxie by Jennifer Mathieu | Goodreads
Vivian Carter is fed up. Fed up with a school administration at her small-town Texas high school that thinks the football team can do no wrong. Fed up with sexist dress codes, hallway harassment, and gross comments from guys during class. But most of all, Viv Carter is fed up with always following the rules. She creates a feminist zine that she distributes anonymously to her classmates. She’s just blowing off steam, but other girls respond. As Viv forges friendships with other young women across the divides of cliques and popularity rankings, she realizes that what she has started is nothing short of a girl revolution.
Jane, Unlimited by Kristin Cashore | Goodreads
Jane was raised by her aunt Magnolia who has made her world feel expansive and to turn life into an adventure. But Aunt Magnolia was lost a few months ago in Antarctica on an expedition. Now, with no direction, she is easily swept away by Kiran Thrash—a glamorous, capricious acquaintance who shows up and asks Jane to accompany her to a gala at her family’s island mansion called Tu Reviens. What Jane doesn’t know is that Tu Reviens will offer her choices that can ultimately determine the course of her untethered life. But at Tu Reviens, every choice comes with a reward, or a price.
If There’s No Tomorrow by Jennifer L. Armentrout | Goodreads
Lena Wise is ready to pack in as much friend time as possible, to finish college applications and to maybe let her childhood best friend Sebastian know how she really feels about him. For Lena, her upcoming senior year is going to be epic. Until one choice, one moment, destroys everything. With guilt growing each day, Lena knows that her only hope is to move on. But how can she move on when her and her friends’ entire existences have been redefined? How can she move on when tomorrow isn’t even guaranteed?
Before She Ignites by Jodi Meadows | Goodreads
Mira Minkoba is the Hopebearer. She’s known across the Fallen Isles not just for her beauty, but for the Mira Treaty, a peace agreement which united the seven islands against their enemies on the mainland. She discovers an explosive secret that challenges everything she and the Treaty stand for. Betrayed by the very people she spent her life serving, Mira is sentenced to the Pit–the deadliest prison in the Fallen Isles. There, a cruel guard would do anything to discover the secret she would die to protect. Mira must learn to survive on her own and unearth the dark truths about the Fallen Isles before her very world begins to collapse.
Girls Made of Snow and Glass by Melissa Bashardoust | Goodreads
At sixteen, Mina’s silent heart has never beat with love for anyone—has never beat at all since it was replaced with one of glass. When she moves to Whitespring Castle and sees its king for the first time, Mina forms a plan: win the king’s heart, become queen, and finally know love.
For fifteen-year-old princess Lynet, she looks like her late mother because a magician created her out of snow in the dead queen’s image. But Lynet would rather be like her fierce and regal stepmother, Mina and she gets her wish when her father makes Lynet queen of the southern territories, displacing Mina. Now Mina is starting to look at Lynet with something like hatred, and Lynet must decide what to do—and who to be—to win back the only mother she’s ever known…or else defeat her once and for all.
Freefall by Joshua David Bellin | Goodreads
In the Upperworld, the privileged 1% are getting ready to abandon a devastated planet Earth. After sleeping through a 1,000-year journey, Cam and his friends will have a pristine new planet to colonize. Then Cam sees a banned video feed of protesters in the Lowerworld who also want a chance at a new life. He sees a girl he has to find. Sofie. He joins her cause and falls hard for Sofie. Waking up 1,000 years in the future, Cam discovers that he and his shipmates are far off-course, trapped on an unknown and hostile planet. Who has sabotaged their ship? And does it have anything to do with Sofie, and the choices—and the enemies—he made in the past?
The Grave Keepers by Elizabeth Byrne | Goodreads
Lately, Athena Windham has been spending all her spare time in her grave. Her parents—owners of a cemetery in Upstate New York—are proud of her devoutness, but her younger sister, Laurel, would rather spend her time exploring the forest that surrounds the Windham’s’ property than in her own grave. As the new school year begins, the outside world comes creeping in through encounters with mean girls, a new friend, and a runaway boy hiding out in the cemetery. Meanwhile, a ghost hangs around the Windham property plotting how to keep the sisters close to home and close to her forever.