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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.

June 2018

Hardcover

Court of Shadows (House of Furies) by Madeleine Roux - Fiction, Historical Fiction, Horror, Young Adult 14+

HarperTeen | 9780062498700 | Published June 26, 2018

After the frightful events of last autumn, seventeen-year-old Louisa Ditton has settled into her role as a maid at Coldthistle House, but she has not settled into what that means for her humanity. As Louisa struggles to figure out whether she is worthy of redemption, the devilish Mr. Morningside plans a fete --- one that will bring new guests to Coldthistle House. From wicked humans to Upworlders, angelic beings who look down upon Mr. Morningside’s monstrous staff, all are armed with their own brand of self-righteous justice.
Dawn of Legends (Blood of Gods and Royals) by Eleanor Herman - Fantasy, Fiction, Historical Fantasy, Historical Fiction, Mythology, Young Adult 14+

Harlequin Teen | 9781335699985 | Published June 26, 2018

Prince Alexander of Macedon has battled both men and monsters, but his final war will determine his fate…and the future of all mankind. While Macedon’s enemies close in from all corners of the earth, Alexander must fulfill one last prophecy that dictates only he --- and he alone --- can ensure humanity’s survival against the age of the deadly Spirit Eaters. As the threads of fate draw Alexander closer to his destiny, an exiled queen will meet a runaway princess, a young sorceress will set the final path of her heart and generals will choose their final battles. 
Fugitive Six (Lorien Legacies Reborn) by Pittacus Lore - Adventure, Fiction, Science Fiction, Young Adult 14+

HarperCollins | 9780062493767 | Published June 26, 2018

The Human Garde Academy was created in the aftermath of an alien invasion of Earth. It was meant to provide a safe haven for teens across the globe who were suddenly developing incredible powers known as Legacies. Taylor Cook was one of the newest students and had no idea if she’d ever fit in. But when she was mysteriously abducted, her friends broke every rule in the book to save her. In the process, they uncovered a secret organization that was not only behind Taylor’s kidnapping but also the disappearance of numerous teens with abilities. An organization that has dark roots in the Loric’s past, untold resources, and potentially even a mole at their own school.
Holes by Louis Sachar - Fiction

Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) | 9780374312640 | Published June 26, 2018

Stanley Yelnats’s family has a history of bad luck, so he isn’t too surprised when a miscarriage of justice sends him to a boys’ juvenile detention center, Camp Green Lake. But there is no lake and it’s hardly a camp: as punishment, the boys must each dig a hole a day, five feet deep, five feet across. The warden claims that this pointless labor builds character, but that’s a lie. Stanley must try to dig up the truth.

Learning to Breathe by Janice Lynn Mather - Coming of Age, Contemporary Fiction, Fiction, Young Adult 14+

Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers | 9781534406018 | Published June 26, 2018

Indira has done her best to live by her Grammy’s rules to study hard in school, be respectful and to never let a boy take advantage of her. But when Indy is sent to live with distant relatives, trouble follows her. Now she must hide an unwanted pregnancy from her aunt. Completely broke with only a hand-me-down pregnancy book as a resource, Indy desperately looks for a safe space to call home. But Indy is about to discover that home is much bigger than just four walls and a roof --- it’s about the people she chooses to share it with.

My Plain Jane by Cynthia Hand, Brodi Ashton, and Jodi Meadows - Fiction, Historical Fiction, Historical Romance, Romance, Young Adult 14+

HarperTeen | 978-0062652775 | Published June 26, 2018

Move over, Charlotte Brontë. The authors of the New York Times bestselling MY LADY JANE are back with an irreverent spin on Jane Eyre --- a tale of mischief, romance, and supernatural mayhem perfect for fans of THE PRINCESS BRIDE or A GENTLEMEN'S GUIDE TO VICE AND VIRTUE. You may think you know the story. Penniless orphan Jane Eyre begins a new life as a governess at Thornfield Hall, where she meets one dark, brooding Mr. Rochester --- and, Reader, she marries him. Or does she?
Now You See Her by Lisa Leighton and Laura Stropki - Fiction, Supernatural Thriller, Thriller, Young Adult 14+

Katherine Tegen Books | 9780062428639 | Published June 26, 2018

AMELIA has always felt like happiness is a serve she can’t return, a ball just out of reach. And now, in her senior year, right before tennis season, her mom wants to move --- again. SOPHIE has a perfectly curated, Instagram-ready life. From her first singles win to her hot long-term boyfriend to the beautiful landscaped home where she lives with her parents, Sophie is everything Amelia wishes she could hate. But one night changes everything. When a man tries to abduct Amelia after her car breaks down during a storm, Amelia attempts to escape --- into incoming traffic. And in one inexplicable moment, they switch bodies.
One Small Thing by Erin Watt - Dating, Fiction, Friendship, Romance, Young Adult 14+

Harlequin Teen | 9781335017277 | Published June 26, 2018

Beth’s life hasn’t been the same since her sister died. Her parents try to lock her down, believing they can keep her safe by monitoring her every move. When Beth sneaks out to a party one night and meets the new guy in town, Chase, she’s thrilled to make a secret friend. It seems like a small thing, just for her. Only Beth doesn’t know how big her secret really is…Fresh out of juvie and determined to start his life over, Chase has demons to face and much to atone for, including his part in the night Beth’s sister died. 
The Emerald Sea by Richelle Mead - Fantasy, Fiction, Young Adult 13+

Razorbill | 9781595148452 | Published June 26, 2018

The final installment in Richelle Mead's sweeping, enthralling Glittering Court series answers the trilogy's biggest question: what is the secret that drives Tamsin to win at all costs?
The Evolution of Claire (Jurassic World) by Tess Sharpe - Adventure, Animals , Fiction, Futuristic, Science Fiction, Young Adult 12+, Youth Fiction

Random House Books for Young Readers | 978-0525580720 | Published June 26, 2018

The year is 2004, and Claire has been given the chance of a lifetime: the opportunity to intern at the Jurassic World theme park a year before it opens to the public. She is laser-focused, with her sights set on bettering the lives of all animals worldwide. But life at the park isn't all test-driving gyrospheres and falling head over heels for a fellow student named Justin...though she does that too. Rumors and suspicions flood the island, and Claire is determined to unravel the truth. As Claire searches for answers, she and Justin find themselves thrust into a sinister plot that will leave Claire forever changed.

The Fragile Ordinary by Samantha Young - Family, Fiction, Friendship, Young Adult 14+

Harlequin Teen | 9781335016744 | Published June 26, 2018

I am Comet Caldwell. And I sort of, kind of, absolutely hate my name. People expect extraordinary things from a girl named Comet. That she’ll be effortlessly cool and light up a room the way a comet blazes across the sky. But from the shyness that makes her book-character friends more appealing than real people to the parents whose indifference hurts more than an open wound, Comet has never wanted to be the center of attention. She can’t wait to graduate from her high school in Edinburgh, Scotland, where the only place she ever feels truly herself is on her anonymous poetry blog. But surely that will change once she leaves to attend university somewhere far, far away.
The Game of Hope by Sandra Gulland - Biography, Fiction, Historical Fiction, Romance, Young Adult 14+

Viking Books for Young Readers | 9780425291016 | Published June 26, 2018

Paris, 1798. Hortense de Beauharnais is engrossed in her studies at a boarding school for aristocratic girls, most of whom have suffered tragic losses during the tumultuous days of the French Revolution. She loves to play and compose music, read and paint, and daydream about Christophe, her brother's dashing fellow officer. But Hortense is not an ordinary girl. Her beautiful, charming mother, Josephine, has married Napoleon Bonaparte, soon to become the most powerful man in France, but viewed by Hortense at the outset as a coarse, unworthy successor to her elegant father, who was guillotined during the Terror.
The Life and Death Parade by Eliza Wass - Fiction, Paranormal, Young Adult 14+

Disney-Hyperion | 9781484732526 | Published June 26, 2018

One year ago, Kitty's boyfriend Nikki Bramley visited a psychic who told him he had no future. Now, he's dead. With the Bramley family grieving in separate corners of their home, Kitty sets out to find the psychic who read Nikki his fate. Instead she finds Roan, an enigmatic boy posing as a medium who belongs to the Life and Death Parade --- a group of supposed charlatans that explore, and exploit, the thin veil between this world and the next. A group whose members include the psychic...and Kitty's late mother. 
The Museum of Us by Tara Wilson Redd - Fiction, Literary, Romance, Social Issues, Young Adult 14+

Wendy Lamb Books | 9781524766870 | Published June 26, 2018

Secrets are con artists: they trick you into letting them out. Sadie loves her rocker boyfriend Henry and her running partner and best friend Lucie, but no one can measure up to her truest love and hero, the dazzling and passionate George. George, her secret. When something goes wrong and Sadie is taken to the hospital calling out for George, her hidden life may be exposed. Now she must confront the truth of the past, and protect a world she is terrified to lose.
The Ruinous Sweep by Tim Wynne-Jones - Fiction, Thriller, Young Adult 14+

Candlewick | 9780763697457 | Published June 26, 2018

The Ruinous Sweep by Tim Wynne-Jones - Contemporary Fiction, Family, Fiction, Magical Realism, Mystery, Relationships, Suspense

Candlewick | 9780763697457 | Published June 26, 2018

On the night Donovan Turner is thrown out of a car on a highway in the middle of nowhere, he can barely remember his own name, let alone the past twenty-four hours. Where is he? Where is his girlfriend, Bee? In an attempt to flag down the next passing car, he startles the driver, causing a fatal accident. With sirens in the distance and the lingering feeling that he’s running from something --- or someone --- Donovan grabs the dead driver’s briefcase and flees. Meanwhile, Bee is fighting for Dono’s life every bit as much as he is. But when the police show up and hint that he is the prime suspect in a murder, Bee is determined to put together the pieces of what happened and clear his name. 

Wild Blue Wonder by Carlie Sorosiak - Fiction, Romance, Sports, Young Adult 14+

HarperTeen | 9780062563996 | Published June 26, 2018

Last June, the summer camp Quinn’s family owns in Winship, Maine, was still a magical place. A place where wild blueberries grew no matter the season, a legendary sea monster lurked in the waters, and Quinn fell in love with her best friend, Dylan.Then the accident happened. Now it’s winter, the magic has drained from Quinn’s life, and she knows it’s her fault. But the new boy in town, Alexander, doesn’t see her as the monster she believes herself to be. As Quinn lets herself open up again, she begins to understand the truth about love, loss, and monsters --- real and imagined.
Your Destination Is on the Left by Lauren Spieller - Coming of Age, Family, Family Life, Fiction, Romance, Young Adult 14+

Simon & Schuster Books For Young Readers | 9781481492126 | Published June 26, 2018

Dessa Rhodes is a modern day nomad. Her family travels in an RV, their lives defined by state lines, exit signs, and the small communal caravan they call home. Among them is Cyrus, her best friend and long-time crush, whom she knows she can never be with. When your families are perpetually linked, it’s too dangerous to take a risk on romance. Instead, Dessa looks to the future. She wants to be a real artist and going to art school is her ticket to success and a new life. There’s just one problem: she hasn’t been accepted…anywhere. Suddenly her future is wide open, and it looks like she’s going to be stuck traveling forever.

Paperback

A Map for Wrecked Girls by Jessica Taylor - Adventure, Family, Family Life, Fiction, Romance, Young Adult 14+

Speak | 9780735228122 | Published June 5, 2018

Emma has always orbited Henri, her fierce, magnetic queen bee of an older sister, and the two have always been best friends. Until something happens that wrecks them. I'd trusted Henri more than I'd trusted myself. Wherever she told me to go, I'd follow. Then the unthinkable occurs --- a watery nightmare off the dazzling coast. The girls wash up on shore, stranded. Their only companion is Alex, a troubled boy agonizing over his own secrets. Trapped in a gorgeous hell, Emma and Alex fall together as Emma and Henri fall catastrophically apart. 
Aftercare Instructions by Bonnie Pipkin - Contemporary Fiction, Social Issues, Young Adult 13+

Flatiron Books | 9781250114853 | Published June 5, 2018

“Troubled.” That’s 17-year-old Genesis according to her small New Jersey town. She finds refuge and stability in her relationship with her boyfriend, Peter --- until he abandons her at a Planned Parenthood clinic during their appointment to terminate an unwanted pregnancy. As Gen pushes herself forward to find her new identity without Peter, she must also confront her most painful memories. Through the lens of an ongoing four act play within the novel, the fantasy of their undying love unravels. Digging deeper into her past, she rediscovers a long forgotten dream. But it’s when Gen lets go of her history, the one she thinks she knows, that she’s finally able to take center stage.

And Then There Were Four by Nancy Werlin - Fiction, Mystery, Romance, Suspense, Thriller, Young Adult 12+

Speak | 9780147510266 | Published June 5, 2018

When a building collapses around five teenagers --- and they just barely escape --- they know something strange is going on. Little by little, the group pieces together a theory: Their parents are working together to kill them all. Is it true? And if so, how did their parents come together --- and why? And, most importantly, how can the five of them work together to save themselves? With an unlikely group of heroes, sky-high stakes, and two budding romances, this gripping murder mystery will keep readers guessing until the last page.

Forever in Love by Susane Colasanti - Coming of Age, Contemporary Fiction, Fiction, Friendship, Relationships, Romance, Social Issues, Young Adult 12+

Katherine Tegen Books | 9780062307774 | Published June 5, 2018

Sadie is trying to find the strength to confront a past family trauma and forgive the boy who broke her heart. Darcy needs to figure out how to make it on her own for the first time and finally accept the love she deserves. Rosanna's boyfriend might still be in love with his ex…and she can recognize the abuse of her past reflected in a girl who needs her help. As the summer comes to an end, will they learn to love themselves and support one another with a bond of sisterhood that will never be broken?

Goldfish by Nat Luurtsema - Fiction, Sports, Young Adult 12+

Square Fish | 9781250158406 | Published June 5, 2018

Louise Brown dreams of qualifying for the Olympics. Her swimming times are well above her fellow swimmers. And then she fails miserably and doesn't really know who she is now. Her days at school are spent being ignored by her sister and teased by popular girls. Then Lou finds herself agreeing to coach three popular boys --- one of whom she clicks with --- who are training to compete as synchronized swimmers. Together the boys and Lou form a unique friendship (once they get past that whole ignoring-her-in-the-halls thing) and are hopeful that they can nab a chance at stardom.
I Am a Secret Service Agent: My Life Spent Protecting the President by Dan Emmett and Charles Maynard - Biography, Military, Nonfiction, Young Adult 12+

St. Martin's Griffin | 9781250181800 | Published June 5, 2018

Dan Emmett was just eight years old when President John F. Kennedy was assassinated. From that moment forward, he knew he wanted to become a Secret Service agent. Armed with single-minded determination and a never-quit attitude, he was eventually chosen to provide protection for Presidents George H. W. Bush, Bill Clinton, and George W. Bush. With fascinating anecdotes, Emmett weaves keen insight into the unique culture and history of the Secret Service with the inner workings of the White House.
Obsidian and Stars by Julie Eshbaugh - Adventure, Fiction, Historical Fiction, Romance, Young Adult 14+

HarperTeen | 9780062399298 | Published June 5, 2018

After surviving the battle that erupted after Lo and the Bosha clan attacked, now Mya is looking ahead to her future with Kol. All the things that once felt so uncertain to her are finally falling into place. But the same night as Kol and Mya’s betrothal announcement, Mya’s brother Chev reveals his plan to marry their youngest sister, Lees, to his friend Morsk. The only way to avoid this terrible turn of events, Morsk informs Mya when he corners her later, is for Mya to take Lees’ place and marry him herself.