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Curious about what books will be released in the months ahead so you can pre-order or reserve them? Then click on the months below.

Please note we have not included every book that is coming out, but rather some that caught our eye --- and that we thought should catch yours as well.

May 2015

Hardcover

Lois Lane: Fallout by Gwenda Bond - Adventure, Fiction, Superhero , Young Adult 13+, Youth Fiction

Switch Press | 9781630790059 | Published May 1, 2015

Lois Lane is starting a new life in Metropolis. An Army brat, Lois has lived all over --- and seen all kinds of things. But now her family is putting down roots in the big city, and Lois is determined to fit in. Stay quiet. Fly straight. As soon as she steps into her new high school, though, she can see it won't be that easy. Thank goodness for her maybe-more-than-a friend, a guy she knows only by his screenname, SmallvilleGuy...

A Court of Thorns and Roses by Sarah J. Maas - Action Adventure, Fantasy, Romance, Young Adult 14+

Bloomsbury USA Childrens | 9781619634442 | Published May 5, 2015

When nineteen-year-old huntress Feyre kills a wolf in the woods, a beast-like creature arrives to demand retribution for it. Dragged to a treacherous magical land she only knows about from legends, Feyre discovers that her captor is not an animal, but Tamlin-one of the lethal, immortal faeries who once ruled their world. As she dwells on his estate, her feelings for Tamlin transform from icy hostility into a fiery passion that burns through every lie and warning she's been told about the beautiful, dangerous world of the Fae. But an ancient, wicked shadow over the faerie lands is growing, and Feyre must find a way to stop it...or doom Tamlin --- and his world --- forever.
Battle Lines: A Graphic History of the Civil War Written by Ari Kelman and illustrated by Jonathan Fetter-Vorm - Comic Book, Graphic Novel

Hill and Wang | 9780809094745 | Published May 5, 2015

The graphic novelist Jonathan Fetter-Vorm and the award-winning historian Ari Kelman team up to create a unique portrait of a brutal and defining event in American history: the Civil War. The result is Battle Lines, a monumental graphic history --- rendered in Fetter-Vorm's sweeping full-color panoramas, and grounded in Kelman's nuanced understanding of the period --- offering a series of wholly new perspectives on the conflict that turned this nation against itself.

Crimson Bound by Rosamund Hodge - Fairy Tale, Fantasy, Romance, Young Adult 14+

Balzer + Bray | 9780062224767 | Published May 5, 2015

When Rachelle was fifteen she was good --- apprenticed to her aunt and in training to protect her village from dark magic. But she was also reckless --- straying from the forest path in search of a way to free her world from the threat of eternal darkness. After an illicit meeting goes dreadfully wrong, Rachelle is forced to make a terrible choice that binds her to the very evil she had hoped to defeat.
Galorithm by Aaron Karo - Comedy, Romantic

Simon Pulse | 9781481440639 | Published May 5, 2015

What if the secrets of dating and love were revealed in one simple formula? That’s the tantalizing proposition high school senior Shane Chambliss offers the hopeless and hapless guys who come to him for relationship advice. When the girl of his dreams breaks his heart, Shane devises a mysterious formula called the Galgorithm and establishes himself as the resident dating guru at Kingsview High School. But his attempts to master the art of romance, do not go as he planned. As Shane tries to navigate the ensuing drama, he must follow his heart and ignore his own advice in the quest for true love. What he discovers, no formula could ever predict...

Material Girls by Elaine Dimopoulos - Social Commentary, Young Adult 13+, Youth Fiction, Youth Interest

HMH Books for Young Readers | 9780544388505 | Published May 5, 2015

In Marla Klein and Ivy Wilde’s world, teens are the gatekeepers of culture. A top fashion label employs 16-year-old Marla to dictate hot new clothing trends, while Ivy, a teen pop star, popularizes the garments that Marla approves. Will their new “eco-chic” trend subversively resist and overturn the industry that controls every part of their lives?

Overtaken: Overpowered #2 by Mark H. Kruger - Dystopian Fiction, Fiction, Science Fiction, Young Adult 12+

Simon & Schuster Books For Young Readers | 9781442431317 | Published May 5, 2015

After the mysterious pulses changed Nica Ashley’s life forever, she was sure things could only get worse when Dana Fox returned. Her reappearance after having gone missing for months surely means not only that Nica will lose her friendship with Jackson, but also that something more ominous is simmering under the surface of quiet Barrington. When another pulse occurs, Nica discovers that she can be invisible at any time. She tries to talk to her friends about how bizarre things have become, but they all seem to have no idea what she is talking about. Nica soon realizes that Dana has a strange control over the whole town, including her undercover, government-agent father. Now on her own, Nica must stop BarTech from using her and her friends as weapons. But can she figure out their ultimate plan before it is too late?
Saint Anything by Sarah Dessen - Family & Relationships, Love & Romance, Young Adult 12+, Youth Fiction

9780451474704 | Published May 5, 2015

Sydney has always felt invisible. She's grown accustomed to her brother, Peyton, being the focus of the family’s attention and, lately, concern. Peyton is handsome and charismatic, but seems bent on self-destruction. Now, after a drunk-driving accident that crippled a boy, Peyton’s serving some serious jail time, and Sydney is on her own, questioning her place in the family and the world.

Seriously Wicked: A Novel by Tina Connolly - Supernatural, Young Adult 12+, Youth Fiction

Tor Teen | 9780765375162 | Published May 5, 2015

Camellia's adopted mother wants Cam to grow up to be just like her. Problem is, Mom's a seriously wicked witch. Cam's used to stopping the witch's crazy schemes for world domination. But when the witch summons a demon, he gets loose --- and into Devon, the cute new boy at school. To stop the demon before he destroys Devon's soul, Cam might have to try a spell of her own. But if she's willing to work spells like the witch...will that mean she's wicked too?
Some Kind of Normal by Juliana Stone - Family & Relationships, Romance, Young Adult 14+

Sourcebooks Fire | 9781402291500 | Published May 5, 2015

For Trevor normal was fast guitar licks, catching game-winning passes and partying all night. Until a car accident leaves Trevor with no band, no teammates and no chance of graduating. For Everly normal was a perfect family around the dinner table, playing piano at Sunday service and sunning by the pool. Until she discovers her whole life is a lie. And spending the summer with notorious flirt Trevor Lewis means her darkest secret could be exposed.