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August 9, 2011

August 9, 2011
The following are lists of books releasing the weeks of August 8th and August 15th that we think will be of interest to readers.

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On Sale the Week of August 8th in Hardcover

August 9th

ALL YOU DESIRE: Eternal Ones, Book 2 by Kirsten Miller
Haven Moore and Iain Morrow have been living a blissful life in Rome, an ocean away from the Ouroboros Society and its diabolical leader. But paradise is not to last.
Razorbill/Penguin Young Readers Group * ISBN: 9781595143235


At an exclusive party one rainy night, Cat stumbles into a dangerous game of fortune. She begins to understand what drives people to play. But while the risks are high in the Game of Triumphs, the rewards may just be worth dying for.
Knopf Books for Young Reader * ISBN: 9780375865879

INGENUE by Jillian Larkin

Bobbed hair. Short skirts. Cool jazz. Dark speakeasy. Anything goes. INGENUE is the second novel in the dangerous and romantic new Flappers trilogy, set in 1920s Chicago and New York.
Delacorte Books for Young Readers * ISBN: 9780385740364


Juliet Capulet didn't take her own life. She was murdered by Romeo Montague. What he didn't anticipate was that Juliet would be granted eternity.
Delacorte Books for Young Readers * ISBN: 9780385740166

THE MARGRAVE: Relic Master, Book Four by Catherine Fisher

Galen and Raffi's quest has brought them to the Pits of Maar. There, below the surface of the world, in the deepest darkness, a most evil thing is waiting for them to come.
Dial Books for Young Readers * ISBN: 9780803736764


To everyone at Meridian High School, Michael Vey is an ordinary 14-year-old. But Michael possesses special powers --- electric powers.
Simon Pulse * ISBN: 9781451656503

REACHING THROUGH TIME: Three Novellas, by Lurlene McDaniel

In three separate stories, Sarah finds herself in a strange place, and she can recall only her name; Drake is determined to uncover the mysteries he encounters on Sandstone Mountain; and Dylan offers his help to a girl who seems to be in distress.
Delacorte Books for Young Readers * ISBN: 9780385734615


On Sale the Week of August 8th in Paperback

August 9th

BEAT THE BAND by Don Calame
In this hilarious sequel to SWIM THE FLY, Coop is convinced that the only way to escape a social death sentence is to win “The Battle of the Bands” with his group, Arnold Murphy’s Bologna Dare.
Candlewick Press * ISBN: 9780763656638

BEHEMOTH by Scott Westerfeld

The behemoth is the fiercest creature in the British navy. And Alek and Deryn will need great skill, new allies and brave hearts to face what’s ahead, in this second installment of Scott Westerfeld’s Leviathan trilogy.
Simon Pulse * ISBN: 9781416971764

FINNIKIN OF THE ROCK by Melina Marchetta

In a narrative crackling with the tension of an imminent storm, Finnikin is compelled to join forces with an arrogant and enigmatic young novice named Evanjalin, who claims that her dark dreams will regain the land of Lumatere.
Candlewick Press * ISBN: 9780763652920


On Sale the Week of August 15th in Hardcover

August 16th

CHAIN REACTION: A Perfect Chemistry Novel, by Simone Elkeles
Luis Fuentes is a good boy who doesn’t live with the angst that his big brothers have always lived with. But will that Fuentes bad boy streak come out with a vengeance and lure Luis to live on the edge, like his new girlfriend and his own father?
Walker Books for Young Readers * ISBN: 9780802720870

THE DEATH CATCHERS by Jennifer Anne Kogler

On her 14th Halloween, Lizzy Mortimer sees her first death-specter. What she doesn't expect is one of her first cases to land her in the middle of a feud older than time.
Walker Books for Young Readers * ISBN: 9780802721846


On her way home one evening, Liza has to force her way through a group of men in a train underpass. She doesn’t think anything of it, but when her mom is shot dead moments later, Liza’s world turns upside down.
Margaret K. McElderry Books/Simon & Schuster * ISBN: 9781442408395

August 18th


Life was different before 12-year-old Abby North’s father got cancer. Now, her mother cries in the shower, her father is exhausted, and nothing is normal.
Viking Juvenile * ISBN: 9780670013180


On Sale the Week of August 15th in Paperback

August 16th

PERCHANCE TO DREAM: Théâtre Illuminata, Act II by Lisa Mantchev

When Nate is kidnapped and taken prisoner by the Sea Goddess, only Bertie can free him. She and her fairy sidekicks embark on a journey aboard the Thèâtre’s caravan, using Bertie’s word magic to guide them.
Square Fish * ISBN: 9780312675103

August 18th

JUMP by Elisa Carbone

P.K. has made a totally wild, crazy jump from a restrictive life with her family into a life of total adventure --- rock-climbing out west with a guy she barely knows.
Speak/Penguin Young Readers Group * ISBN: 9780142419137