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June 28, 2011

June 28, 2011


The following are lists of books releasing the weeks of June 27th and July 4th that we think will be of interest to Teenreads.com readers.

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On Sale the Week of June 27th in Hardcover


June 28th

FORBIDDEN by Tabitha Suzuma
Siblings Lochan and Maya have grown too close, after always stepping in for their alcoholic mother, and now they've fallen in love. Only one thing is certain: a love this devastating has no happy ending.
Simon Pulse * ISBN: 9781442419957

WITHERING TIGHTS by Louise Rennison
Tallulah Casey is ready to find her inner artist, some new mates, and maybe a boy or two or three. She's ready for her first snog when it happens, but it isn't what she'd expected.
HarperTeen * ISBN: 9780061799310


 

On Sale the Week of June 27th in Paperback


July 1st

THE CRUISERS by Walter Dean Myers
Zander launches an alternative school newspaper called The Cruiser. He, Kambui, LaShonda and Bobbi learn that their writing has the power to keep the peace, but that words can be weapons, too.
Scholastic Press * ISBN: 9780439916332


 

On Sale the Week of July 4th in Hardcover


 

July 4th

LOST VOICES by Sarah Porter
Troubled teenager Luce is transformed into a mermaid and enjoys life with her fellow mermaids --- all formerly troubled young women --- until she discovers a deadly catch.
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt * ISBN: 9780547482507


July 5th

FALLING FOR HAMLET by Michelle Ray

When the handsome Hamlet spirals into madness after the mysterious death of his father, Ophelia rides out his crazy roller coaster life and lives to tell about it. In live television interviews, of course.
Poppy/Little, Brown Books for Young Readers * ISBN: 9780316101622

NERD GIRLS: THE RISE OF THE DORKASAURUS by Alan Lawrence Sitomer

Maureen has had enough of being a target of the mean girls, and she decides that it's time to topple the eighth-grade social regime. But will her plan backfire?
Disney-Hyperion * ISBN: 9781423139966

NOW IS THE TIME FOR RUNNING by Michael Williams

It is a day like any other in Zimbabwe...until the soldiers arrive and Deo and Innocent are forced to run for their lives, fleeing the wreckage of their village for the distant promise of safe haven.
Little, Brown Books for Young Readers * ISBN: 9780316077903

PRETTY LITTLE LIARS #9: TWISTED by Sara Shepard
Last spring break in Jamaica, the girls did something unforgivable, and now they're desperate to forget that fateful night. But they should know better than anyone that all secrets wash ashore...eventually.
HarperTeen * ISBN: 9780062081018

A SCARY SCENE IN A SCARY MOVIE by Matt Blackstone
Terrible things will happen if obsessive compulsive teenager Rene performs certain actions in the wrong way or at the wrong time.
Farrar Straus Giroux Books for Young Readers * ISBN: 9780374364212


 
On Sale the Week of July 4th in Paperback



July 5th

THE ETERNAL ONES by Kirsten Miller
After Haven sees playboy Iain Morrow on television, she flees to New York City to find him. There she is swept up in an epic love affair that feels both deeply fated and terribly dangerous. Razorbill/Penguin Young Readers Group * ISBN: 9781595143754


July 7th

THE GRIMM LEGACY by Polly Shulman

In the lending library basement, objects from the Grimm Collection are starting to disappear. Before Elizabeth knows it, she and her friends are caught up in an exciting, dangerous and magical adventure.
Puffin Books/Penguin Young Readers Group * ISBN: 9780142419045