Here’s an update on YA releases for the week of May 16, 2016.
The Crown’s Game by Evelyn Sky
Published May 17, 2016 by Balzar + Bray
Russia’s Tsar is in need of a powerful enchanter, Vika and Nikolai are the only two left in the country. They must fight to the death in the Crown’s Game. The only problem is Nikolai is starting to fall for his beautiful, smart, and imaginative competitor.
Summer Days & Summer Nights: Twelve Love Stories by Stephanie Perkins
Published May 17, 2016 by St. Martin’s Griffin
Summer is full of long, hot, and lazy days that are perfect for falling in love. Edited by Stephanie Perkins, this book features stories from twelve bestselling young adult writers.
Girl Against the Universe by Paula Stokes
Published May 17, 2016 by HarperTeen
No matter how many charms she buys or rituals performs, bad things happen when Maguire is around. Like a rollercoaster coming off the tracks, the house next door catching on fire, or her father, brother, and uncle getting killed in a car crash that left her with only a scratch. But then she meets Jordy—a confident, talented, and lucky tennis star—who’s convinced he can help.
The Problem With Forever by Jennifer L. Armentrout
Published May 17, 2016 by Harlequin Teen
After years of homeschooling with loving adoptive parents, Mallory heading off to public high school. She’s imagined a ton of terrifying and exhilarating experiences, none being bumping into Rider Stark—the friend and protector she hasn’t seen since childhood.
Places No One Knows by Brenna Yovanoff
Published May 17, 2016 by Delacorte
Waverly Camdenmar spends her nights running, while her days are full with dull classes, a hateful best friend, and the suspicion that there’s more to life. Marshall Holt drinks on school nights, gets stoned in the park, and is at risk of not graduating. One night Waverly falls asleep and dreams herself into Marshall’s bedrooms. Her days will never be the same.
Gena/Finn by Hannah Moskowitz and Kat Helgeson
Published May 17, 2016 by Chronicle Books
Gena is preparing to leave her posh boarding school for college. Finn is twenty-something and struggling to make it in the big city. What the girls have in common is a love for Up Below, a buddy cop TV show with a cult fan following. Gena is a total fangirl, keeping a popular blog and writing fan fiction. Finn’s online life is a secret. The two develop an unlikely online friendship that starts to scare them both.
Let me know what your most anticipated release of the week is in the comments!