Here’s an update on everything YA for the week of February 22, 2016.
She is the most powerful Jinni of all. He is a boy from the streets. Their love will shake the
The Forbidden Wish is the retelling of Aladdin that you never knew you wanted.
Firstlife (Everlife #1) by Gena Showalter
Published February 23, 2016 by Harlequin Teen
Tenley Lockwood has spent the past thirteen months locked inside the Prynne Asylum all because she refuses to let her parents choose where she’ll live—after she dies. In this world real life begins after death. Two realms are in power and Tenley must pick a side.
Dove Exiled (Dove Chronicles #2) by Karen Bao
Published February 23, 2016 by Viking
In the second book in the Dove Chronicles heroine Phaet Theta finds herself a fugitive and the face of a rebel movement.
After the Woods by Kim Savage
Published February 23, 2016 by Farrar, Straus, and Giroux
Liv is attacked in the woods by a paroled predator. Her best friend Julia fights back and gets caught, and is kept in the woods for 48 hours. Traumatized by the experience, Julia only the kidnapping in flashbacks. One year later, clues surface and Julia realizes the woods were just the beginning.
The Smell of Other People’s Houses by Bonnie-Sue Hitchcock
Published February 23, 2016 by Wendy Lamb Books
Set in 1970 Alaska, this novel follows the lives of four very different teenagers: Ruth, Dora, Alyce, and Hank.
Let me know what your favorite release of the week is in the comments!