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Historical, Young Adult
Tour Sign-Up: Heart of the Impaler by Alexander Delacroix

Tour Sign-Up: Heart of the Impaler by Alexander Delacroix

Alexander Delacroix’s darkly romantic debut Heart of the Impaler is perfect for fans of Kiersten White’s And I Darken.

Vlad Dracula has long lived in the shadows cast by his bloodthirsty father, the voivode, and his older brother, Mircea. Despite their cruelty, Vlad has yearned to prove himself worthy of the throne his whole life. In the cold

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Mystery, Paranormal, Young Adult
Tour: Dagger Hill by Devon Taylor

Tour: Dagger Hill by Devon Taylor

Stranger Things meets One of Us Is Lying in this creepy paranormal mystery about four friends who find themselves hunted by a malevolent presence in their sleepy hometown. It knows your fear… Summer, 1989. Four best friends—Gabe, Kimberly, Charlie, and Sonya—are preparing for their last summer together before senior year, after which they’ll all be splitting up to start

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Fantasy, Young Adult
Tour: Mark of the Wicked by Georgia Bowers

Tour: Mark of the Wicked by Georgia Bowers

A young witch tries to unravel the mystery of who is framing her for dark magic in Georgia Bowers’ creepy YA debut fantasy, Mark of the Wicked. Magic always leaves its mark. All her life, Matilda has been told one thing about her magic: You use only when necessary. But Matilda isn’t interested in being a

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Contemporary, Romance, Young Adult
Tour: Kiss and Repeat by Heather Truett

Tour: Kiss and Repeat by Heather Truett

In Heather Truett’s Kiss and Repeat, a teen uses the scientific method drilled into him by his scientist father to begin a kissing experiment. Only the experiment gets messy, and Stephen will have to come clean if he wants to win one girl’s heart in this heartfelt and funny YA debut. Stephen Luckie isn’t so lucky

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Fantasy, Young Adult
Tour: The Immortal Game by Talia Rothschild & A.C. Harvey

Tour: The Immortal Game by Talia Rothschild & A.C. Harvey

An exiled goddess goes on a quest to clear her name and save Mount Olympus in Talia Rothschild & A C Harvey’s action-packed young adult debut, The Immortal Game! Galene, daughter of Poseidon, desperately wants to earn her place among the gods. But when a violent attack leaves Mount Olympus in chaos and ruins, she is

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Contemporary, Young Adult
Tour: This Is for Tonigh‪t‬ by Jessica Patrick

Tour: This Is for Tonigh‪t‬ by Jessica Patrick

When Andi attends a music festival with one goal in mind – capture an interview with a famous band so she can pay for college – she gets more than she bargained for in this YA novel about family ties and finding your own way. Andi Kennedy needs to make money for college, and fast.

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Contemporary, Romance, Young Adult
Tour: The Secret Recipe for Moving On by Karen Bischer

Tour: The Secret Recipe for Moving On by Karen Bischer

When Ellie is dumped by her boyfriend, she’s forced to make new friends (while watching her ex swoon over his new girlfriend) in The Secret Recipe for Moving On, a smart and funny YA debut from Karen Bischer. Ellie Agresti’s not sure anything could be worse than being dumped by her boyfriend, Hunter, the first day

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Fantasy, Young Adult
Tour: We Are the Fire by Sam Taylor

Tour: We Are the Fire by Sam Taylor

As electrifying as it is heartbreaking, Sam Taylor’s explosive fantasy debut We Are the Fire is perfect for fans of An Ember in the Ashes and the legend of Spartacus. In the cold, treacherous land of Vesimaa, children are stolen from their families by a cruel emperor, forced to undergo a horrific transformative procedure, and serve in the army

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Contemporary, LGBTQ+, Young Adult
Tour: The Ballad of Ami Miles by Kristy Dallas Alley

Tour: The Ballad of Ami Miles by Kristy Dallas Alley

A teen girl on a quest to find her long-lost mother finds herself on a journey of self-discovery in Kristy Dallas Alley’s moving YA debut, The Ballad of Ami Miles. Raised in isolation at Heavenly Shepherd, her family’s trailer-dealership-turned-survival compound, Ami Miles knows that she was lucky to be born into a place of safety after

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Contemporary, Romance, Young Adult
Tour: A Royal Christmas Quandary by Samantha Hastings

Tour: A Royal Christmas Quandary by Samantha Hastings

Readers looking for a light, fun read full of holiday mischief will be delighted by Samantha Hastings’ A Royal Christmas Quandary, perfect for fans of A Christmas Prince.

When you spend Christmas in a castle, anything is possible.

1860. Lady Alexandrina Gailey is looking forward to a cozy holiday at Windsor Castle with her best friend, Princess Alice, and

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Contemporary, Mystery, Young Adult
Tour: The Con Code by Shana Silver

Tour: The Con Code by Shana Silver

A teen forger and thief forms a criminal crew from her high school friends (and crush) to perform a series of heists leading to the location of her missing mother in this action-packed contemporary YA novel.

By day, seventeen-year-old Fiona Spangler runs small cons for her ritzy prep-school classmates: getting them out of tests and

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Paranormal, Young Adult
Tour: Cemetery Boys by Aiden Thomas

Tour: Cemetery Boys by Aiden Thomas

A trans boy determined to prove his gender to his traditional Latinx family summons a ghost who refuses to leave in Aiden Thomas’s paranormal YA debut Cemetery Boys.

Yadriel has summoned a ghost, and now he can’t get rid of him. When his traditional Latinx family has problems accepting his true gender, Yadriel becomes determined to

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LGBTQ+, Paranormal, Romance, Young Adult
Tour: Ironspark by C.M. McGuire

Tour: Ironspark by C.M. McGuire

A teen outcast must work together with new friends to keep her family and town safe from murderous Fae while also dealing with panic attacks, family issues, and a lesbian love triangle in C.M. McGuires’s kick-butt paranormal YA debut, Ironspark. For the past nine years, ever since a bunch of those evil Tinkerbells abducted her mother,

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Contemporary, Young Adult
Tour: All Our Worst Ideas by Vicky Skinner

Tour: All Our Worst Ideas by Vicky Skinner

Two teens who have nothing in common work together at a record store in All Our Worst Ideas, a powerful and voice-driven YA novel from Vicky Skinner. When Amy, on her way to becoming valedictorian of her graduating class and getting accepted to her dream school, gets dumped by her long-term boyfriend, she takes a job

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Science Fiction, Young Adult
Tour: The Good for Nothings by Danielle Banas

Tour: The Good for Nothings by Danielle Banas

They’re only good at being bad.

Cora Saros is just trying her best to join the family business of theft and intergalactic smuggling. Unfortunately, she’s a total disaster. After landing herself in prison following an attempted heist gone very wrong, she strikes a bargain with the prison warden: He’ll expunge her record if she brings

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Contemporary, Romance, Young Adult
Tour: The Do-Over by Jennifer Honeybourn

Tour: The Do-Over by Jennifer Honeybourn

In The Do-Over, a teenage girl gets the chance to redo her past in this smart and charming YA novel by the author of When Life Gives You Demons, Jennifer Honeybourn. Emelia has always wanted to fit in with the A crowd. So, when Ben, the hottest guy in school, asks her out, she chooses him over

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Historical Romance, Young Adult
Tour: The Invention of Sophie Carter by Samantha Hastings

Tour: The Invention of Sophie Carter by Samantha Hastings

Identical twin sisters take turns swapping places over the course of a summer in order to pursue their secret ambitions in Samantha Hastings’ Victorian YA romance. 1851. Bounced from one begrudging relative to another their whole lives, orphaned identical twins Sophie and Mariah Carter have always relied on each other for love and support, even though

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Contemporary, Romance, Young Adult
Tour: Not Another Love Song by Olivia Wildenstein

Tour: Not Another Love Song by Olivia Wildenstein

An aspiring teenage singer finds herself playing a different tune when she falls for a boy who could jeopardize her future dreams in Olivia Wildenstein’s romantic YA novel, Not Another Love Song. Angie has studied music her entire life, nurturing her talent as a singer. Now a high school senior, she has an opportunity to break

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Historical Romance, Young Adult
Tour: Deadly Curious by Cindy Anstey

Tour: Deadly Curious by Cindy Anstey

A twisty tale reminiscent of Jane Austen—with a dash of murder—Cindy Anstey’s Deadly Curious is perfect for fans of Kerri Maniscalco and Agatha Christie. Some secrets are better left buried…

1834. Sophia Thompson wants nothing more than to be one of the famed Bow Street Runners, London’s most elite corps of detectives. Never mind that a woman

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Paranormal, Young Adult
Tour: The Dark In-Between by Elizabeth Hrib

Tour: The Dark In-Between by Elizabeth Hrib

Action-packed and emotionally powerful like big- and small-screen hits such as The Sixth Sense and Supernatural, The Dark In-Between by Elizabeth Hrib is sure to stay with you long after the lights go out. Something lurks in the shadows between life and death.

A terrible accident brings sixteen-year-old Casey Everett’s life to a halt—literally. Pulled from the water, Casey is

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Dystopian, Science Fiction, Young Adult
Tour: An Outcast and an Ally by Caitlin Lochner

Tour: An Outcast and an Ally by Caitlin Lochner

Dark secrets and conflicting loyalties abound as four superpowered teens are torn apart by war in Caitlin Lochner’s An Outcast and an Ally, the epic YA sequel to A Soldier and a Liar. Lai, Jay, Al, and Erik are on the run after the military accuses them of being traitors. Tensions between everyone are high, but they

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Dystopian, Fantasy, Young Adult
Tour: Defy the Sun by Jessika Fleck

Tour: Defy the Sun by Jessika Fleck

In this electrifying YA dystopian sequel to Beware the Night, Veda is captured and leveraged against her best friend, who fights for the opposing force. Civil war has come to the island of Bellona. Veda Adeline believes in the Night. She’s joined the underground revolutionaries, led by Dorian Winters, and they’re determined to overthrow the ruling

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Contemporary, New Adult, Romance
Tour: If You Only Knew by Prerna Pickett

Tour: If You Only Knew by Prerna Pickett

A boy recently released from jail and the daughter of a prosecutor fall for each other against the odds in this YA novel. Corey has just been released from jail, and all he wants is a new beginning. But when his former gang comes knocking, Corey agrees to vandalize the home of Kent Hopper, the

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Retelling, Science Fiction, Young Adult
Tour: Rogue Princess by B.R. Myers

Tour: Rogue Princess by B.R. Myers

A princess fleeing an arranged marriage teams up with a snarky commoner to foil a rebel plot in B. R. Myers’ Rogue Princess, a gender-swapped sci-fi YA retelling of Cinderella. Princess Delia knows her duty: She must choose a prince to marry in order to secure an alliance and save her failing planet. Yet she secretly dreams

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