Wednesday, October 12, 2011
A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness (coming end of September)
The author of The Chaos Walking trilogy (The Knife of Never Letting Go) brings us thirteen-year-old Conor who awakens one night to find a monster outside his bedroom window.
The Scorpio Races by Maggie Stiefvater (coming end of October)
The author of the Shiver trilogy brings us Puck, the first female competitor in the Scorpio Races, an often deadly race of man-eating water horses.
Lola and the Boy Next Door by Stephanie Perkins (coming end of September)
The author of realistic romance Anna and the French Kiss brings us outrageous fashion designer Lola who dreads the return of the twins next door, except maybe she doesn't.
The Future of Us by Jay Asher & Carolyn Mackler (coming end of November)
The authors of Thirteen Reasons Why and The Earth, My Butt, and Other Big Round Things bring us two teens from 1996 who find their Facebook profiles fifteen years in the future.