SO MANY AWESOME BOOKS come out EVERY month. And this month? TOO MANY. I don’t know what I’m going to do because I basically want to buy them all. It’s going to be hard, guys! Which ones are you most excited for?
Please note that this is clearly not ALL of the books coming out in October. Also note that sometimes release dates change and I don’t catch them!
I’ve been highlighting each month’s releases since November of 2010. View past editions by clicking here.
Check out the bottom of the post for a giveaway!
League of Strays by L.B. Schulman – Amazon | Goodreads
I’ve heard pretty mixed things about League of Strays, but I really like the concept and I’m going to give it a shot anyway!
Magical Mayhem by Various – Amazon | Goodreads
I’m not usually a big anthology reader, but I love witchy things and I love a lot of the writers in Magical Mayhem, so I can’t wait!
Skinny by Donna Cooner – Amazon | Goodreads
I scored a copy of Skinny at BEA and I’m super excited to read it. I love books that tackle tough issues and Anna said it was really good, so I’m up for it!
Who I Kissed by Janet Gurtler – Amazon | Goodreads
I’ve only read one book by Janet Gurtler, but I really liked it. So I’m really excited to read Who I Kissed!
Winter White by Jen Calonita – Amazon | Goodreads
I totally did not expect to love Belles as much as I did, but I thought it was amazing! I can’t wait to get my hands on Winter White and continue the series. My full review of Belles is here.
Breathe by Sarah Crossan – Amazon | Goodreads
I really enjoyed Breathe! I love Dystopians and it was no exception. You can view my full review here.
Chasing the Skip by Janci Patterson – Amazon | Goodreads
Chasing the Skip sounds like an original and moving YA contemp!
Fall to Pieces by Vahini Naidoo – Amazon | Goodreads
Oh man, I love contemporary YA involving mysteries and secrets and grief. Can’t wait!
Ironskin by Tina Connolly – Amazon | Goodreads
Ironskin looks freaking phenomenal, seriously.
Keeper of the Lost Cities by Shannon Messenger – Amazon | Goodreads
Shannon Messenger is amazing and I absolutely love middle grade!
Live Through This by Mindi Scott – Amazon | Goodreads
Broke my heart. SO amazing. Full review here.
Lucid by Adrienne Stoltz – Amazon | Goodreads
Lucid sounds like an amazing and original debut. Can’t wait!
Pirate Cinema by Cory Doctorow – Amazon | Goodreads
Pirate Cinema sounds like a super awesome dystopian. Want!
Poison Princess by Kresley Cole – Amazon | Goodreads
Yay bad boys and apocalypses!
Send Me a Sign by Tiffany Schmidt – Amazon | Goodreads
I am going to cry.
Son by Lois Lowry – Amazon | Goodreads
Ditto to above, I bet.
The Spindlers by Lauren Oliver – Amazon | Goodreads
I love Lauren Oliver. Her books are fab and middle grade is fab and I can’t wait to read both combined.
Summer and Bird by Katherine Catmull – Amazon | Goodreads
I seriously love this cover and, again, hurray for middle grade!
Through to You by Emily Hainsworth – Amazon | Goodreads
Through to You was really good – I can’t wait to talk about it with other people!
Voyage of Lucy P. Simmons by Barbara Mariconda – Amazon | Goodreads
Middle grade adventures!
Demon Eyes by Scott Tracey – Amazon | Goodreads
I loved Witch Eyes and I can’t wait to read the sequel!
All You Never Wanted by Adele Griffin – Amazon | Goodreads
All You Never Wanted sounds like an awesome contemp – I love books that explore family dynamics!
Mystic City by Theo Lawrence – Amazon | Goodreads
I want to read Mystic City right now.
Time Between Us by Tamara Ireland Stone – Amazon | Goodreads
A time travel romance is EXACTLY what I need right now.
The Unfailing Light by Robin Bridges – Amazon | Goodreads
I really enjoyed The Gathering Storm and I can’t wait to read more in this world!
Valykrie Rising by Ingrid Paulson – Amazon | Goodreads
I loved Valkyrie Rising! It explored some really cool mythology.
Velveteen by Daniel Marks – Amazon | Goodreads
Velveteen sounds super awesome and intense. I can’t wait to read it soon!
What Happens Next by Colleen Clayton – Amazon | Goodreads
Yay for contemps!
Beta by Rachel Cohn – Amazon | Goodreads
I haven’t read anything by Rachel Cohn (at least not that I can recall), so I can’t wait to give Beta a shot!
Conjure by Lea Nolan – Amazon | Goodreads
Crewel by Gennifer Albin – Amazon | Goodreads
Oh man, Crewel is AMAZING. I can’t wait to own a finished copy!
Double Vision by F.T. Bradley – Amazon | Goodreads
“ALEX RIDER meets THE DA VINCI CODE when a regular kid goes undercover in Paris…” Come on. What more do you need to know?
The Innocents by Lili Peloquin – Amazon | Goodreads
I present this to you: “The Innocents is the first in a new series of young adult novels that weave a saga of nail-biting drama, breathless romance, and gothic mystery.” YES PLEASE.
Out of Reach by Carrie Arcos – Amazon | Goodreads
I am going to cry.
The Shadow Society by Marie Rutkoski – Amazon | Goodreads
The cover of The Shadow Society is awesome. And it sounds super good too!
The Space Between Us by Jessica Martinez – Amazon | Goodreads
I loved Jessica Martinez’s debut, Virtuosity, so I can’t wait to read The Space Between Us!
Toxic by Jus Accardo – Amazon | Goodreads
This series is badass! Definitely get your hands on Touch and Toxic :)
Two and Twenty by Various – Amazon | Goodreads
Again, I’m not usually an anthology person, but these are nursery rhyme retellings!
Ask the Passengers by A.S. King – Amazon | Goodreads
I haven’t read anything by A.S. King, but I’ve heard fab things and Ask the Passengers sounds really good.
Dark Star by Bethany Frenette – Amazon | Goodreads
Dark Star sounds intense and action-y and awesome!
The Evolution of Mara Dyer by Michelle Hodkin – Amazon | Goodreads
The Lost Prince by Julie Kagawa – Amazon | Goodreads
Sacrifice by Cayla Kluver – Amazon | Goodreads
I am dying to know how this series ends!
Gravity by Melissa West – Goodreads
I am very, very intrigued by everything about Gravity.
The Opposite of Hallelujah by Anna Jarzab – Amazon | Goodreads
I haven’t read anything by her, but The Opposite of Hallelujah sounds like a good place to start!
Rebel Heart by Moira Young – Amazon | Goodreads
SO MUCH LOVE. I can’t wait to read Rebel Heart!
Touching the Surface by Kimberly Sabatini – Amazon | Goodreads
Touching the Surface is legit, y’all. Some crazy stuff, but so good.
Venom by Fiona Paul – Amazon | Goodreads
RENAISSANCE. MASKS. ETC.
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