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April 19, 2011

April 19, 2011

The following are lists of books releasing the weeks of April 18th and April 25th that we think will be of interest to Teenreads.com readers.
On Sale the Week of April 18th in Hardcover

April 18th

THE BETRAYAL OF MAGGIE BLAIR by Elizabeth Laird
In 17th-century Scotland, 16-year-old Maggie Blair is sentenced to be hanged as a witch, but when she escapes, she brings disaster to her patriotic uncle's door.
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt * ISBN: 9780547341262

April 19th

MORPHEUS ROAD: THE BLACK by D.J. MacHale
In Book Two of the Morpheus Road trilogy, see Cooper's side of the mystery.
Aladdin/Simon & Schuster * ISBN: 9781416965176


DEFIANCE: A Strange Angels Novel, by Lili St. Crow
Now that 16-year-old Dru's worst fears have come true and Sergej has kidnapped her best friend Graves, she'll have to go on a suicidal rescue mission to bring him back in one piece.
Razorbill/Penguin Young Readers Group * ISBN: 9781595143921


EONA by Alison Goodman
Along with fellow rebels Ryko and Lady Dela, Eona is on the run from High Lord Sethon's army, and she also must come to terms with her new Dragoneye identity and power --- learning to bear the anguish of the 10 dragons whose Dragoneyes were murdered.
Viking Juvenile/Penguin Young Readers Group * ISBN: 9780670063116

RANGER'S APPRENTICE, Book 10: THE EMPEROR OF NIHON-JA by John Flanagan

Suspense and pulse-pounding action abound in this final adventure in the worldwide phenomenon that is Ranger's Apprentice.
Philomel/Penguin Young Readers Group * ISBN: 9780399255007

 

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On Sale the Week of April 18th in Paperback

April 18th

 

THE EDUCATION OF BET by Lauren Baratz-Logsted
Bet feels confined by her place in the home of her wealthy benefactor, and so she dons the clothes of her best friend, Will, and takes his place at school.
Graphia Books/Houghton Mifflin Harcourt * ISBN: 9780547550244


THIS WORLD WE LIVE IN by Susan Beth Pfeffer
Miranda's father and stepmother arrive with a baby and three strangers in tow, including Alex Morales, and as Miranda's complicated feelings for him turn to love, his plans for his future thwart their relationship.
Graphia/Houghton Mifflin Harcourt * ISBN: 9780547550282


April 19th


INVINCIBLE SUMMER by Hannah Moskowitz
Across four sun-kissed, drama-drenched summers at his family's beach house, Chase is falling in love, falling in lust, and trying to keep his life from falling apart. But some girls are addictive....
Simon Pulse * ISBN: 9781442407510

SOMETHING LIKE FATE by Susane Colasanti

From the minute Lani meets Jason, she feels like she's known him forever, and she thinks he feels it too. Only problem, he's her best friend's boyfriend.

Speak/Penguin Young Readers Group * ISBN: 9780142418826

TWELFTH GRADE KILLS: The Chronicles of Vladimir Tod, Book 5 by Heather Brewer

Now that Vlad is a senior, he must confront the secrets of his past, make decisions about his future, and face his greatest enemy.
Speak/Penguin Young Readers Group * ISBN: 9780142417522


 

On Sale the Week of April 25th in Hardcover

April 26th

ABANDON by Meg Cabot
Though she tries returning to the life she knew before the accident, Pierce can't help but feel at once a part of this world, and apart from it. Yet she's never alone...because someone is always watching her. Escape from the realm of the dead is impossible when someone there wants you back.
Point/Scholastic * ISBN: 9780545284103

BUMPED by Megan McCafferty

From New York Times bestselling author Megan McCafferty comes a strikingly original look at friendship, love and sisterhood --- in a future that is eerily believable.
Balzer + Bray/HarperCollins * ISBN: 9780061962745


THE LAST LITTLE BLUE ENVELOPE by Maureen Johnson
Months after losing her backpack with the final envelope, a mysterious boy from London contacts Ginny saying he's found her bag. Finally, Ginny can finish what she started, but instead of ending her journey, the last letter starts a new adventure.
HarperTeen * ISBN: 9780061976797

SUMMER AND THE CITY: A Carrie Diaries Novel, by Candace Bushnell
Summer is a magical time in New York City, and Carrie is in love with all of it --- the crazy characters in her neighborhood, the vintage-clothing boutiques, the wild parties, and the glamorous man who has swept her off her feet. Best of all, she's finally in a real writing class, taking her first steps toward fulfilling her dream.
Balzer + Bray/HarperCollins * ISBN: 9780061728938

April 28th

THE SAGA OF LARTEN CREPSLEY: OCEAN OF BLOOD by Darren Shan
Taking off on his own with his blood brother, Wester, Larten takes off into the world to see what his newly blooded vampire status can get him in the human world.
Little, Brown Books for Young Readers * ISBN: 9780316078665


 

 

On Sale the Week of April 25th in Paperback

April 26th

BRILLIANT by Rachel Vail
BRILLIANT, the final book in Rachel Vail's critically acclaimed sisterhood series, which includes LUCKY and GORGEOUS, follows Quinn through a summer of change as she discovers that while letting go is never easy, hanging on can be even harder.
HarperCollins * ISBN: 9780060890513


EARLY TO DEATH, EARLY TO RISE: Madison Avery, Book 2 by Kim Harrison
With the help of some unlikely allies, Madison forms a rogue group of reapers who definitely don't adhere to the rules of the heavens.
HarperCollins * ISBN: 9780061441691


PRETTY LITTLE LIARS #8: WANTED by Sara Shepard
For three long years, Hanna, Spencer, Aria and Emily wondered what happened the night their best friend Alison disappeared. Now that all their questions have finally been answered, they can put this awful chapter of their lives behind them. Or so they think.
HarperTeen * ISBN: 9780061566196


THE CARRIE DIARIES by Candace Bushnell
Before SEX AND THE CITY, Carrie Bradshaw was a small-town girl who knew she wanted more. She's ready for her real life to start, but first she must navigate her senior year of high school.
Balzer + Bray/HarperCollins * ISBN: 9780061728921