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.
Albert Whitman Teen | 9780807506158 | Published March 1, 2013
Seventeen-year-old "Hank" has found himself at Penn Station in New York City with no memory of anything --- who he is, where he came from, why he's running away. His only possession is a worn copy of WALDEN, by Henry David Thoreau. And so he becomes Henry David or "Hank" and takes first to the streets, and then to the only destination he can think of --- Walden Pond in Concord, Massachusetts.
Point | 9780545476997 | Published March 1, 2013
Everybody loves Lexi. She's popular, smart, funny...but she's never been one of those girls, the pretty ones who get all the attention from guys. Lexi's sick of it. She's sick of being the girl who hears about kisses instead of getting them. She's sick of being ignored by her longtime crush, Logan. The time has come for Lexi to step out from the sidelines. Girls without great personalities aren't going to know what hit them. Because Lexi's going to play the beauty game --- and she's in it to win it.
Scholastic Press | 9780545284158 | Published March 1, 2013
Just weeks after Jaron has taken the throne, an assassination attempt forces him into a deadly situation. Soon, it becomes clear that deserting the kingdom may be his only hope of saving it. But the further Jaron is forced to run from his identity, the more he wonders if it is possible to go too far. Will he ever be able to return home again? Or will he have to sacrifice his own life in order to save his kingdom?
Albert Whitman Teen | 9780807589168 | Published March 1, 2013
The year is 1990, and in his hometown of Dublin, Ireland, Neil Byrne plays rugby, keeps up with the in-crowd at his school and is just a regular guy. A guy who's gay. It's a secret he keeps from the wider world as he explores the city at night and struggles to figure out how to reveal his real self --- and to whom.
Amulet Books | 9781419703874 | Published March 5, 2013
When Imogen, a 16-year-old black belt in Tae Kwon Do, freezes during a holdup at a local diner, the gunman is shot and killed by the police, and she blames herself for his death. Now that her sense of self has been challenged, she must rebuild her life, a process that includes redefining her relationship with her family and navigating first love with the boy who was at the diner with her during the shoot-out.
Houghton Mifflin Books for Children | 9780547928531 | Published March 5, 2013
Sixteen-year-old James Whitman has been yawping (à la Whitman) at his abusive father ever since he kicked his beloved older sister, Jorie, out of the house. James’s painful struggle with anxiety and depression make for a heart-rending read, but his wild, exuberant Whitmanization of the world and keen sense of humor keep this emotionally charged debut novel buoyant.
Sourcebooks Fire | 9781402268465 | Published March 5, 2013
For Violet Eden the decisions between right and wrong are getting harder and harder. Because apparently being a half-angel Grigori doesn't always make you right. Both sides --- Angels vs. Exiles --- are racing to decipher an ancient scripture that would allow anyone banished to the Underworld to return. And at the very center: Violet. She only has one chance to make the right choice...
HarperTeen | 9780060297947 | Published March 5, 2013
Fifteen-year-old Nina Perez must leave her her lush island home in Samana, Dominican Republic, when she's sent by her mother to live with her brother in New York. As she is confronted by ugly secrets about her brother's business, she comes to understand the realities of life in this new place. But then she meets that tall, green-eyed boy, who just might help her learn to see beauty in spite of tragedy.
Ace Hardcover | 9780441020010 | Published March 5, 2013
Mercy Thompson’s life has undergone a seismic change. Becoming the mate of Adam Hauptman—the charismatic Alpha of the local werewolf pack—has made her a stepmother to his daughter Jesse, a relationship that brings moments of blissful normalcy to Mercy’s life. But on the edges of humanity, what passes for a minor mishap on an ordinary day can turn into so much more…
Simon Pulse | 9781442450417 | Published March 5, 2013
Seventeen-year-old Vane Weston survived the category five tornado that killed his parents. And the beautiful, dark-haired girl who’s swept through his dreams every night since is 17-year-old Audra, an air elemental and also Vane’s guardian. When their location is revelaed to the enemy, Audra’s forced to help Vane remember who he is, but doing so will also unlock the memory Audra needs him to forget.