Mundie Moms

Saturday, March 14, 2015

Recent YA Book News

Hello and happy Saturday! I missed doing a recap of the last week's book news as I was in Barcelona. This week's post features book news from the last two weeks. There have been some amazing cover reveals, exciting book deal announcements, and don't miss the news about some upcoming book festivals. 


Check out the pretty! USA Today revealed the cover of WINTER, the next installment in Marissa Meyer's The Lunar Chronicles. Head over to here to read an excerpt. Add it to Goodreads

This lovely cover was revealed last week while I was in Barcelona. Though I have already shared the cover for FROZEN TIDES by Morgan Rhodes here on the blog, I think it needs to be featured again. I might be a little obsessed with this cover. I can not wait to read this book. Add it to Goodreads.

Sarah J. Maas's QUEEN OF SHADOWS has a cover! Check out this awesome looking cover!! Now this is a cover with attitude, and I LOVE IT! Be sure to go HERE to read more about the book. 

Along with the US cover release, we also got to see the beautiful UK cover. I'm thinking I need to also get this series's UK editions. I really like the UK covers for it as well as the US ones. Add it Goodreads.

Check out this beautiful newly designed cover for Wendy Higgins's SEE ME! I love it!! She revealed her cover here. She also hosting a giveaway. And, she also announced that she's writing the sequel! This makes me so happy. Be sure to add this one to Goodreads

NOVL revealed the cover to Jennifer E. Smith's HAPPY AGAIN! Fans will be able to see what Ellie and Graham are up to since the end of This Is What Happy Looks Like. I don't know about you, but this is one novella I'm definitely reading. I really liked their first story together. The novella will be out on April 14th. Add it to Goodreads

Abrams Books revealed the cover for UNTAMED by A.G. Howard. It's a collection of short stories that fans of the series will love. This book won't be released until January 2016. Add it to Goodreads

Jessica Khoury teased fans with a teaser cover for her upcoming THE FORBIDDEN WISH. This is an Aladdin re-telling with a twist. I am really looking forward to reading this! Add it to Goodreads.

Entangled Teen has revealed the covers to four books from their new Entangled Crush line. Each of the books will be released this Spring. You can find out more about each book via Goodreads, Center Ice, The Truth About Jack, Aimee and the HeartThrob, Mia and the Bad Boy


Last week it was announced that VERONICA ROTH has a new two book deal with Harper Collins!!! The first book will be released in 2017! Check out the news announcement here, and here. This is so exciting! I can't wait to find out more. 

Stephanie Perkins announced a new anthology featuring 12 fabulous YA authors, including Cassandra Clare, Veronica Roth, Leigh Bardugo, Stephanie Perkins and more! The announcement came last week via Stephanie's Tumblr page. I also featured it here on Mundie Moms. Visit either link to find out more about the anthology! 

Kiersten White revealed the title to her upcoming book, I DARKEN! She gave her fans an insight to the book's title here


Check out the book trailer for Jennifer Nielsen's MARK OF THE THE THIEF.

Other Info

Mark your calendars for Saturday, April 11th! The Teen Book Con will be taking place in Houston! THIS is one of my favorite Texas book festivals to attend. This is a free event and one I highly recommend for teens! This year's line up is AMAZING (see below)!  Get the details here!

Don't miss your chance meeting these amazing authors. Click to enlarge the image. 

Saturday April 11th & Sunday April 12th, YALLWEST is taking place in Santa Monica, CA! Head over to here to check out their schedule and more! 

Katie McGarry fans don't want to miss this! Register your NOWHERE BUT HERE preorder and you'll get an ebook, CHASING IMPOSSIBLE, which is Abby's story, and you'll be entered to win! Go here to find out more.

Can't wait to read Joyride by Anna Banks? Fans can read the first five chapters here