Stacking the Shelves (34) & Book News (2)

Stacking the Shelves is hosted by Tynga’s Reviews.

Erin’s Books:

Inside Out by Maria V Snyder
The Sky is Everywhere by Jandy Nelson
Finnikin of the Rock by Melina Marchetta
Froi of the Exiles by Melina Marchetta
The Gathering Dark by Christine Johnson
Clockwork Princess (signed) by Cassandra Clare

Inside Out and The Gathering Dark came from Haley via YA Book Exchange, The Sky is Everywhere and Finnikin of the Rock are library books, Clockwork Princess came from Books of Wonder, and Froi of the Exiles I bought.

Book News is a new thing we’re doing, and while the title may change, the point is to recap what has gone on in the book world over the past week. (Keep in mind, for right now it’s all YA lit news)

Only a few cover reveals this week (all covers linked to Goodreads).

Rachel Caine revealed the cover on Twitter. It releases November 5, 2013 from NAL Hardcover/Penguin. This is the last planned Morganville Vampires books (#15).
Stacey Jay revealed the new cover on her blog. It releases July 23, 2013 from Delacorte BFYR. According the Stacey, the cover was changed because the old one didn’t show that while this was a retelling, it was also set on another planet, and booksellers were concerned that the old cover was too paranormal romance-looking (though there is romance, it’s just not paranormal). Here’s the old cover, for reference:

That’s everything for this week. What do you think?

—Tea for Three Team

Stacking the Shelves (33) & Book News (1)

Stacking the Shelves is hosted by Tynga’s Reviews.

Erin’s Books:

MILA 2.0 by Debra Driza
Scarlet by Marissa Meyer
The False Princess by Eilis O’Neal
The Summer I Turned Pretty by Jenny Han
Love Story by Jennifer Echols

Mind Games by Kiersten White signed bookmark
The Archived by Victoria Schwab signed bookmarks & tote bag

The Mind Games bookmark came from Kiersten White, The Archived swag came from Jessica @ Read My Breath Away, and everything else I bought.

Book News is a new thing we’re doing, and while the title may change, the point is to recap what has gone on in the book world over the past week. (Keep in mind, for right now it’s all YA lit news)

Lots of cover reveals this week (all covers linked to Goodreads)!

Shelf Life revealed the cover. Unbreakable (The Legion #1) releases October 1, 2013 from Little, Brown Books for Young Readers.

Shelf Life revealed the cover. Two Boys Kissing releases August 27, 2013 from Knopf Books for Young Readers.

Susan Dennard revealed the cover. A Dawn Most Wicked (A Something Strange and Deadly novella) releases June 4, 2013 e-book only from HarperTeen Impulse.

Elizabeth Fama revealed the (paperback) cover. The Monstrous Beauty paperback releases October 1, 2013 from Square Fish/Macmillan.

YA Highway revealed the cover (and is hosting a giveaway for and ARC). Alienated releases February 4, 2014 from Disney*Hyperion.

That’s everything for this week. What do you think?

—Tea for Three Team