Here’s an update on YA releases for the week of July 11, 2016.
Shiny Broken Pieces (Tiny Pretty Things #2) by Sona Charaipotra and Dhonielle Clayton
Published July 12th, 2016 by HarperCollins
June, Bette, and Gigi are competing one final time for a spot at the prestigious American Ballet Company. And no one is playing nice. June just might have to sacrifice the only boy she’s ever loved to attain prima ballerina status. Bette has to find a way to clear her name and regain the spotlight after her suspension. And Gigi’s acts of revenge against her bullies might just cost her. In this dramatic sequel find out who makes the cut.
The Killer in Me by Margot Harrison
Published July 12th, 2016 by Disney-Hyperion
Seventeen-year-old Nina Barrows knows all about the Thief—how he stalks and kills at random, how he disposes of his victims’ bodies in an abandoned mine in the deepest, most desolate part of a desert.She tracks the Thief two thousand miles, to his home turf—the deserts of New Mexico. But the man she meets there seems nothing like the sociopath. Dylan Shadwell appears to be a young veteran committed to his girlfriend and her young daughter, not the Thief. This revelation forces Nina to question everything, including if there actually is a Thief.
The Shadow Hour (The Girl at Midnight #2) by Melissa Grey
Published July 12th, 2016 by Delacorte Press
Everything in Echo’s life changed in a blinding flash when she learned she is the firebird, the creature of light that is said to bring peace. But she has not come alone, every action has an equal and opposite reaction. There is is a great and terrible darkness in the distance that threatens to tear the world apart. Echo has already suffered great lost, and being the firebird puts her in even greater danger.
Let me know what your most anticipated release of the week is in the comments!