Book Releases

2019 Book Releases On My Radar:

An asterisk (*) at the end of a title indicates that the book is a diverse read (a diverse book and/or a book written by a diverse author). This inclusivity encompasses people of color (POC), indigenous people, LGBTQIA, gender identity, religious minorities, religious movements, people with disabilities and diseases (seen and unseen) and mental diseases and disorders. If a title is missing an asterisk, feel free to kindly reach out.

Untitled works and works without a release date/month are not included below.

A = Adult
YA = Young Adult
MG = Middle Grade
G = Graphic Novel
N = Nonfiction
P = Poetry
S = Spiritual
T = Theatre

Strikethrough indicates that I have read either a published version of the book or an advanced copy of the book.

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January 1, 2019
* The Similars by Rebecca Hanover (YA)

January 3, 2019
* Oh My Gods by Alexandra Sheppard (YA)*
* Outside by Sarah Ann Juckes (YA)

January 8, 2019
* Black Enough: Stories of Being Young & Black in America by Ibi Zoboi (YA)*
* What Momma Left Me by Renée Watson (YA)*
* The Wicked King by Holly Black (YA)
* Slayer by Kiersten White (YA)
* Undying by Amie Kaufman & Meagan Spooner (YA)
* Two Can Keep a Secret by Karen M. McManus (YA)
* White Stag by Kara Barbieri (YA)
* Even If I Fall by Abigail Johnson (YA)
* Analiese Rising by Brenda Drake (YA)
* In Paris with You by Clémentine Beauvais (YA)
* Inventing Victoria by Tonya Bolden (YA)*
* In an Absent Dream by Seanan McGuire (YA)
* The Girl King by Mimi Yu (YA)*
* The Remarkable Journey of Coyote Sunrise by Dan Gemeinhart (MG)
* An Orchestra of Minorities by Chigozie Obioma (A)*
* 48 Hours by William R. Forstchen (A)
* We Are Here to Stay: Voices of Undocumented Young Adults by Susan Kuklin (N)*
* Vegan in the House: Flexible Plant-Based Meals to Please Everyone by DK (N)
* The Truths We Hold: An American Journey by Kamala Harris (N)*

January 15, 2019
* Firestarter by Tara Sim (YA)*
* The Gilded Wolves by Roshani Chokshi (YA)*
* Our Year of Maybe by Rachel Lynn Solomon (YA)*
* Let’s Go Swimming on Doomsday by Natalie C. Anderson (YA)*
* 96 Words for Love by Rachel Roy & Ava Dash (YA)*
* Dragon Pearl by Yoon Ha Lee (MG)*
* Genesis Begins Again by Alicia D. Williams (MG)*
* Unmarriageable by Soniah Kamal (A)*

January 22, 2019
* The Field Guide to the North American Teenager by Ben Philippe (YA)*
* The Vanishing Stair by Maureen Johnson (YA)
* Ship of Smoke and Steel by Django Wexler (YA)
* Imprison the Sky by A.C. Gaughen (YA)
* Song of the Dead by Sarah Glenn Marsh (YA)
* The Storm Keeper’s Island by Catherine Doyle (MG)
* A Thousand Sisters: The Heroic Airwomen of the Soviet Union in World War II by Elizabeth E. Wein (N)

January 29, 2019
* King of Scars by Leigh Bardugo (YA)
* Just For Clicks by Kara McDowell (YA)
* The Love & Lies of Rukhsana Ali by Sabina Khan (YA)*
* Here and Now and Then by Mike Chen (YA)*
* Spin by Lamar Giles (YA)*
* A Curse So Dark and Lonely by Brigid Kemmerer (YA)
* Ransacker by Emmy Laybourne (YA)
* Come Find Me by Megan Miranda (YA)
* Death Prefers Blondes by Caleb Roehrig (YA)
* The Lonely Dead by April Henry (YA)
* We Cast a Shadow by Maurice Carlos Ruffin (A)*
* 99 Percent Mine by Sally Thorne (A)
* Moonlight Scandals by Jennifer L. Armentrout (A)
* Reclaiming Our Space: How Black Feminists Are Changing the World from the Tweets to the Streets by Feminista Jones (N)*

February 4, 2019
* Vortex Visions by Elise Kova (YA)

February 5, 2019
* On the Come Up by Angie Thomas (YA)*
* Fame, Fate, and the First Kiss by Kasie West (YA)
* The Weight of Our Sky by Hanna Alkaf (YA)*
* The Cerulean by Amy Ewing (YA)*
* Courting Darkness by Robin LaFevers (YA)
* The Waning Age by S. E. Grove (YA)
* Enchantée by Gita Trelease (YA)
* Stolen Time by Danielle Rollins (YA)
* Binti: The Complete Trilogy by Nnedi Okorafor (YA)*
* New Kid by Jerry Craft (MG)*
* The Night Olivia Fell by Christina McDonald (A)
* The Ruin of Kings by Jenn Lyons (A)
* Black Leopard, Red Wolf by Marlon James (A)*
* Watcher in the Woods by Kelley Armstrong (A)
* The Girls at 17 Swann Street by Yara Zgheib (A)*
* The Giver by Lois Lowry, Illustrated by P. Craig Russell (G)
* Black Panther Book 6: The Intergalactic Empire of Wakanda Part 1 by Ta-Nehisi Coates, Daniel Acuña (G)*
* Magical Negro by Morgan Parker (P)*

February 12, 2019
* Bloodwitch by Susan Dennard (YA)
* Spectacle by Jodie Lynn Zdrok (YA)
* Watch Us Rise by Renée Watson & Ellen Hagan (YA)*
* The Black Coats by Colleen Oakes (YA)
* The Blood Spell by C.J. Redwine (YA)
* The City in the Middle of the Night by Charlie Jane Anders (A)*
* The Cassandra by Sharma Shields (A)
* American Spy by Lauren Wilkinson (A)*
* Comics Will Break Your Heart by Faith Erin Hicks (G)
* The Source of Self-Regard: Selected Essays, Speeches, and Meditations by Toni Morrison (N)*

February 15, 2019
* Liv B’s Vegan on a Budget: 112 Inspired and Effortless Plant-Based Recipes by Olivia Biermann (N)

February 19, 2019
* Honor Bound by Rachel Caine & Ann Aguirre (YA)
* Immoral Code by Lillian Clark (YA)*
* The Afterward by E.K. Johnston (YA)
* The Past and Other Things That Should Stay Buried by Shaun David Hutchinson (YA)*
* Secret in the Stone by Kamilla Benko (MG)
* Broken Stars Contemporary Chinese Science Fiction in Translation by Ken Liu (A)*
* The Care and Feeding of Ravenously Hungry Girls by Anissa Gray (A)*
* The Study of Animal Languages by Lindsay Stern (A)

February 26, 2019
* We Set the Dark on Fire by Tehlor Kay Mejia (YA)*
* Tell Me Everything by Sarah Enni (YA)
* Last of Her Name by Jessica Khoury (YA)
* What We Buried by Kate A. Boorman (YA)
* Rayne & Delilah’s Midnite Matinee by Jeff Zentner (YA)
* Pretend She’s Here by Luanne Rice (YA)
* Four Dead Queens by Astrid Scholte (YA)
* The Priory of the Orange Tree by Samantha Shannon (A)
* The Very Best of the Best: 35 Years of The Year’s Best Science Fiction Edited by Gardner Dozois (A)
* The Last Letter by Rebecca Yarros (A)
* The Raven Tower by Ann Leckie (A)

March 1, 2019
* The Fever King by Victoria Lee (YA)*
* The Last 8 by Laura Pohl (YA)*

March 5, 2019
* The Everlasting Rose by Dhonielle Clayton (YA)*
* Shadow Me by Tahereh Mafi (YA)*
* Deathcaster by Cinda Williams Chima (YA)
* Dealing in Dreams by Lilliam Rivera (YA)*
* Fat Angie: Rebel Girl Revolution by E.E. Charlton-Trujillo (YA)*
* Field Notes on Love by Jennifer E. Smith (YA)
* The Shadow Glass by Rin Chupeco (YA)*
* The Quiet You Carry by Nikki Barthelmess (YA)*
* Opposite of Always by Justin A. Reynolds (YA)*
* The Manic Pixie Dream Boy Improvement Project by Lenore Appelhans (YA)
* You Asked for Perfect by Laura Silverman (YA)*
* Bloodleaf by Crystal Smith (YA)
* Star Wars Queen’s Shadow by E. K. Johnston (YA)
* The Pioneer by Bridget Tyler (YA)
* Chrysalis by Brendan Reichs (YA)
* You Owe Me a Murder by Eileen Cook (YA)
* We’re Not from Here by Geoff Rodkey (MG)*
* Stand on the Sky by Erin Bow (MG)
* Barbed Wire Heart by Tess Sharpe (A)
* Gingerbread by Helen Oyeyemi (A)*
* She the People: A Graphic History of Uprisings, Breakdowns, Setbacks, Revolts, and Enduring Hope on the Unfinished Road to Women’s Equality by Jen Deaderick, Illustrated by Rita Sapunor (G)*
* East Meets Vegan: The Best of Asian Home Cooking, Plant-Based and Delicious by Sasha Gill (N)
* Ephesians: Biblical Commentary by Joyce Meyer (S)
* James: Biblical Commentary by Joyce Meyer (S)

March 12, 2019
* Heroine by Mindy McGinnis (YA)*
* Children of Virtue and Vengeance by Tomi Adeyemi (YA)*
* Ruse by Cindy Pon (YA)*
* Squad by Mariah MacCarthy (YA)*
* The Tesla Legacy by K.K. Pérez (YA)
* When the Sky Fell on Splendor by Emily Henry (YA)
* Opposite of Always by Justin A. Reynolds (YA)*
* The Rosewater Insurrection by Tade Thompson (A)*
* Crashing the A-List by Summer Heacock (A)
* The DNA of You and Me by Andrea Rothman (A)
* The Bird King by G. Willow Wilson (A)
* The Walking Dead, Vol. 31 by Robert Kirkman, Charlie Adlard, Stefano Gaudiano, Cliff Rathburn (G)*
* The Wicked + the Divine, Vol. 8: Old Is the New New by Kieron Gillen, Stephanie Hans, André Lima Araújo, Matt Wilson, Kris Anka, Jen Bartel (G)*
* SHOUT by Laurie Halse Anderson (N)

March 19, 2019
* Internment by Samira Ahmed (YA)*
* Star Wars: A New Hope The Princess, the Scoundrel, and the Farm Boy by Alexandra Bracken (YA)
* The Weight of the Stars by K. Ancrum (YA)*
* Night Music by Jenn Marie Thorne (YA)*
* Sherwood by Meagan Spooner (YA)
* Winter War Awakening by Rosalyn Eves (YA)
* Small Town Hearts by Lillie Vale (YA)*
* Girls with Sharp Sticks by Suzanne Young (YA)
* Never-Contented Things by Sarah Porter (YA)
* The Witch’s Kind by Louisa Morgan (A)
* Ms. Marvel, Vol. 10 by G. Willow Wilson, Saladin Ahmed, Rainbow Rowell, Nico Leon (G)*
* Leaders Who Changed History by DK (N)

March 26, 2019
* Dig by A.S. King (YA)
* Once & Future by Cori McCarthy & Amy Rose Capetta (YA)
* To Whatever End by Lindsey Frydman (YA)
* In Another Life A Novel by C.C. Hunter (YA)
* Killing November by Adriana Mather (YA)
* Sky Without Stars by Jessica Brody & Joanne Rendell (YA)
* Fake Plastic Girl by Zara Lisbon (YA)
* Scorch Dragons by Amie Kaufman (MG)*
* The Mighty Heart of Sunny St. James by Ashley Herring Blake (MG)*
* Tiamat’s Wrath by James S.A. Corey (A)
* Wolfhunter River by Rachel Caine (A)
* The Last Voyage of Poe Blythe by Ally Condie (YA)
* Dear Ally, How Do You Write a Book by Ally Carter (N)

April 2, 2019
* Descendant of the Crane by Joan He (YA)*
* The Devouring Gray by Christine Lynn Herman (YA)*
* Smoke and Key by Kelsey Sutton (YA)
* Aladdin: Far From Agrabah by Aisha Saeed (YA)*
* Defy Me by Tahereh Mafi (YA)*
* A Place for Wolves by Kosoko Jackson (YA)*
* White Rose by Kip Wilson (YA)*
* Wicked Saints by Emily A. Duncan (YA)
* Forward Me Back to You by Mitali Perkins (YA)*
* The Princess and the Fangirl by Ashley Poston (YA)
* You’d Be Mine by Erin Hahn (YA)
* There’s a Word for That by Sloane Tanen (YA)
* Defy the Fates by Claudia Gray (YA)
* The Becket List: A Blackberry Farm Story by Adele Griffin (MG)*
* The Last Last-Day-of-Summer by Lamar Giles (MG)*
* Marvel Encyclopedia New Edition by DK (A)
* The Savior by J.R. Ward (A)
* Mera: Tidebreaker by Danielle Paige, Illustrated Steven Bryne (G)
* Beautiful Justice: Reclaiming My Worth After Human Trafficking and Sexual Abuse by Brooke Axtell (N)
* Deliciously Ella The Plant-Based Cookbook: 100 Simple Vegan Recipes to Make Every Day Delicious by Ella Mills Woodward (N)
* The League of Extraordinarily Funny Women: 50 Trailblazers of Comedy by Sheila Moeschen, Illustrated by Anne Bentley (N)*
* Perfect Strangers: A Story of Love, Strength, and Recovery After the Boston Marathon Bombing by Roseann Sdoia with Jennifer Jordan (N)*
* I’m Writing You from Tehran: A Granddaughter’s Search for Her Family’s Past and Their Country’s Future by Delphine Minoui, Translated by Emma Ramadan (N)*
* Every Day I’m Hustling by Vivica A. Fox (N)*
* Tell Me Who You Are: Sharing Our Stories of Race, Culture, & Identity by Winona Guo & Priya Vulchi (N)*

April 9, 2019
* In the Neighborhood of True by Susan Kaplan Carlton (YA)*
* Trell: Nothing But the Truth by Dick Lehr (YA)*
* Fame Adjacent by Sarah Skilton (YA)
* Every Moment After by Joseph Moldover (YA)*
* This Book Is Not Yet Rated by Peter Bognanni (YA)
* Summer of ’69 by Todd Strasser (YA)
* Dreaming Darkly by Caitlin Kittredge (YA)
* In the Key of Nira Ghani by Natasha Deen (YA)*
* They All Fall Down by Rachel Howzell Hall (A)*
* Naamah: A Novel by Sarah Blake (A)
* Meet Cute by Helena Hunting (A)
* Emily Eternal by M.G. Wheaton (A)

April 16, 2019
* Starworld by Audrey Coulthurst & Paula Garner (YA)*
* The Raven’s Tale by Cat Winters (YA)
* All for One: The Alex & Eliza Trilogy by Melissa de la Cruz (YA)*
* The Exalted by Kaitlyn Sage Patterson (YA)
* Last Girl Lied To by Laurie Elizabeth Flynn (YA)
* Summer of a Thousand Pies by Margaret Dilloway (MG)
* Before She Was Found by Heather Gudenkauf (A)
* Before We Were Wicked by Eric Jerome Dickey (A)*
* The Master of Dreams by Mike Resnick (A)
* Crushing: It’s Not the End! by T.D. Jakes (S)*

April 23, 2019
* The Tiger at Midnight by Swati Teerdhala (YA)*
* A Boy and His Dog at the End of the World by C. A. Fletcher (YA)
* You Must Not Miss by Katrina Leno (YA)
* All We Could Have Been by T.E. Carter (YA)
* If I’m Being Honest by Emily Wibberley & Austin Siegemund-Broka (YA)
* The Key to Happily Ever After by Tif Marcelo (A)*
* I Know Who You Are by Alice Feeney (A)
* Runaways, Vol. 3: That Was Yesterday by Rainbow Rowell, Kris Anka, David Lafuente (G)*
* Yes She Can: 10 Stories of Hope & Change from Young Female Staffers of the Obama White House Compiled by Molly Dillon (N)

April 30, 2019
* King of Fools by Amanda Foody (YA)*
* Hearts Made for Breaking by Jen Klein (YA)
* Brief Chronicle of Another Stupid Heartbreak by Adi Alsaid (YA)*
* Aru Shah and the Song of Death by Roshani Chokshi (MG)*
* Waste Tide by Chen Qiufan, Translated by Ken Liu (A)*
* Lady Hotspur by Tessa Gratton (A)*
* Booked: A Traveler’s Guide to Literary Locations Around the World by Richard Kreitner (N)

May 1, 2019
* Next Girl to Die by Dea Poirier (A)
* The Girls of Firefly Cabin by Cynthia Ellingsen (MG)

May 7, 2019
* With the Fire on High by Elizabeth Acevedo (YA)*
* Somewhere Only We Know by Maurene Goo (YA)*
* Tinfoil Crowns by Erin Jones (YA)
* The Lovely and the Lost by Jennifer Lynn Barnes (YA)
* The Chosen by Taran Matharu (YA)*
* Each of Us a Desert by Mark Oshiro (YA)*
* Broken Throne by Victoria Aveyard (YA)
* Ask Me Anything by Molly E. Lee (YA)
* Hope and Other Punchlines by Julie Buxbaum (YA)
* Untethered by Emily McKay (YA)
* Ember Days by Alexandra Duncan (YA)
* Kissing Ezra Holtz (and Other Things I Did for Science) by Brianna R. Shrum (YA)
* Deposing Nathan by Zack Smedley (YA)*
* Other Words for Home by Jasmine Warga (MG)*
* Hurricane Season by Nicole Melleby (MG)*
* Just South of Home by Karen Strong (MG)*
* Middlegame by Seanan McGuire (A)
* Jade War by Fonda Lee (A)*
* Light from Other Stars by Erika Swyler (A)
* Hollywood Black (Turner Classic Movies): The Stars, the Films, the Filmmakers by Donald Bogle (N)*
* The Amusement Park: 900 Years of Thrills and Spills, and the Dreamers and Schemers Who Built Them by Stephen M. Silverman (N)
* Where the Light Enters: Building a Family, Discovering Myself by Jill Biden (N)
* The Witches Are Coming by Lindy West (N)
* The Castle on Sunset: Life, Death, Love, Art, and Scandal at Hollywood’s Chateau Marmont by Shawn Levy (N)

May 14, 2019
* The Candle and the Flame by Nafiza Azad (YA)*
* The Lost Coast by Amy Rose Capetta (YA)*
* There’s Something about Sweetie by Sandhya Menon (YA)*
* We Contain Multitudes by Sarah Henstra (YA)*
* I Wish You All the Best by Mason Deaver (YA)*
* We Hunt the Flame by Hafsah Faizal (YA)*
* Last Bus to Everland by Sophie Cameron (YA)
* Freedom Fire by Daniel José Older (MG)*
* Children of Ruin by Adrian Tchaikovsky (A)
* A Bend in the Stars by Rachel Barenbaum (A)
* The Night Before by Wendy Walker (A)
* Before They Were Authors: Famous Writers as Kids by Elizabeth Haidle (G)*

May 21, 2019
* Let Me Hear a Rhyme by Tiffany D. Jackson (YA)*
* Symptoms of a Heartbreak by Sona Charaipotra (YA)*
* The Boy Next Story: A Bookish Boyfriends Novel by Tiffany Schmidt (YA)
* Going Off Script by Jen Wilde (YA)*
* The Pursuit of Miss Heartbreak Hotel by Moe Bonneau (YA)*
* Kingsbane by Claire Legrand (YA)
* Bright Burning Stars by A.K. Small (YA)
* No Place Like Here by Christina June (YA)
* Again, but Better by Christine Riccio (YA)
* Necessary People by Anna Pitoniak (A)
* Come From Away: Welcome to the Rock: An Inside Look at the Hit Musical by Irene Sankoff & David Hein with Laurence Maslon (T)
* The Dark Fantastic: Race and the Imagination from Harry Potter to the Hunger Games by Ebony Elizabeth Thomas (N)*

May 28, 2019
* The Voice in My Head by Dana L. Davis (YA)*
* I Love You So Mochi by Sarah Kuhn (YA)*
* These Witches Don’t Burn by Isabel Sterling (YA)*
* Switchback by Danika Stone (YA)
* The Kingdom by Jess Rothenberg (YA)
* The Wise and the Wicked by Rebecca Podos (YA)
* All the Ways Home by Elsie Chapman (MG)*
* Vegan Comfort Cooking: 75 Plant-Based Recipes to Satisfy Cravings and Warm Your Soul by Melanie McDonald (N)

May 2019
* Love From A to Z by S.K. Ali (YA)*

June 1, 2019
* When The Light Went Out by Bridget Morrissey (YA)

June 4, 2019
* Like a Love Story by Abdi Nazemian (YA)*
* This Time Will Be Different by Misa Sugiura (YA)*
* Ordinary Girls by Blair Thornburgh (YA)
* The Beholder by Anna Bright (YA)
* Red, White and Royal Blue by Casey McQuiston (YA)*
* The Rest of the Story by Sarah Dessen (YA)
* I Wanna Be Where You Are by Kristina Forest (YA)*
* When the Ground Is Hard by Malla Nunn (YA)*
* Where I End and You Begin by Preston Norton (YA)
Virtually Yours by Sarvenaz Tash (YA)
Wild and Crooked by Leah Thomas (YA)*
* Woodstock Live: 50 Years by Julien Bitoun, Foreword by Michael Lang (N)
* Dissenter on the Bench: Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s Life and Work by Victoria Ortiz (N)*

June 11, 2019
* Tell Me How You Really Feel by Aminah Mae Safi (YA)*
* The Grief Keeper by Alex Villasante (YA)*
* Storm and Fury by Jennifer L. Armentrout (YA)
* The Vexations by Caitlin Horrocks (A)
* The Paper Wasp by Lauren Acampora (A)
* Natalie Tan’s Book of Luck and Fortune by Roselle Lim (A)*
* Born for This: My Story in Music by BeBe Winans (N)*

June 12, 2019
* Tell Me No Lies by Adele Griffin (YA)

June 18, 2019
* Hungry Hearts: 13 Tales of Food Love Edited by Elsie Chapman & Caroline Tung Richmond (YA)*
* Fake It Till You Break It by Jenn P. Nguyen (YA)*
* Patron Saints of Nothing by Randy Ribay (YA)*
* Waiting for Tom Hanks by Kerry Winfrey (A)

June 25, 2019
* Gumiho by Kat Cho (YA)*
* Better Than the Best Plan by Lauren Morrill (YA)
* Technically, You Started It by Lana Wood Johnson (YA)
* Call It What You Want by Brigid Kemmerer (YA)
* Soul of the Sword by Julie Kagawa (YA)*
* Mrs. Everything by Jennifer Weiner (A)
* Dressed in Dreams: A Black Girl’s Love Letter to the Power of Fashion by Tanisha Ford (N)

July 2, 2019
* Immunity by Erin Bowman (YA)
* T-Minus by S.E. Green (YA)
* Queen of Ruin by Tracy Banghart (YA)
* Pax Novis by Erica Cameron (YA)
* The Beckoning Shadow by Katharyn Blair (YA)
* Destroy All Monsters by Sam J. Miller (YA)
* Lock Every Door: A Novel by Riley Sager (A)
* Dynamic Dames (Turner Classic Movies): 50 Leading Ladies Who Made History by Sloan De Forest (N)*

July 9, 2019
* Heartwood Box by Ann Aguirre (YA)
* Maybe This Time by Kasie West (YA)
* Blastaway by Melissa Landers (YA)
* The Undoing of Thistle Tate by Katelyn Detweiler (YA)
* Dark Age by Pierce Brown (A)
* Wanderers by Chuck Wendig (A)
* Let’s Hope for the Best by Carolina Setterwall (A)
* Null Set by S.L. Huang (A)
* Breathe In, Cash Out: A Novel by Madeleine Henry (A)
* The Lightest Object in the Universe: A Novel by Kimi Eisele (A)
* 30-Minute Frugal Vegan Recipes: Fast, Flavorful Plant-Based Meals on a Budget by Melissa Copeland (N)

July 16, 2019
* Please Send Help by Gaby Dunn & Allison Raskin (YA)
* The Rise of Kyoshi by F.C. Yee with Avatar: The Last Airbender Co-Creator Michael Dante DiMartino (YA)*
* Changeling by William Ritter (MG)

July 23, 2019
* Soul of Stars by Ashley Poston (YA)
* The Arrival of Someday by Jen Malone (YA)
* Jade War by Fonda Lee (A)*

July 30, 2019
* The Merciful Crow by Margaret Owen (YA)
* The Year They Fell by David Kreizman (YA)
* Spin the Dawn by Elizabeth Lim (YA)*
* Return to the Isle of the Lost: The Graphic Novel by Melissa de la Cruz, Illustrated by Robert Venditti (G)*

August 6, 2019
* The Runaway by Hollie Overton (YA)
* #MurderFunding by Gretchen McNeil (YA)
* Immortal by Gennifer Albin (YA)
* How the Light Gets In by Katy Upperman (YA)
* Hello Girls by Brittany Cavallaro & Emily Henry (YA)
* The S.Q.U.A.D. by Melissa de la Cruz (YA)*
* Let’s Call It a Doomsday by Katie Henry (YA)*
* Remember Me by Chelsea Bobulski (YA)
* Truly Madly Royally by Debbie Rigaud (YA)*
* Haben’s Story: A Memoir of Connection, Determination, and Hope in the Face of Adversity by Haben Girma (N)*
* The Family Next Door: The Heartbreaking Imprisonment of the 13 Turpin Siblings and Their Extraordinary Rescue by John Glatt (N)
* Dottir: My Journey to Becoming a Two-Time CrossFit Games Champion by Katrin Davidsdottir (N)

August 13, 2019
* Sky-Kissed by Pintip Dunn (YA)*
* The Downstairs Girl by Stacey Lee (YA)*
* The Last Hope by Becca Ritchie & Krista Ritchie (YA)
* Of Ice and Shadows by Audrey Coulthurst (YA)*
* Start Here by Trish Doller (YA)
* The Retreat by Sherri Smith (A)
* Percy Jackson and the Olympians The Last Olympian: The Graphic Novel by Rick Riordan, Adapted by Robert Venditti, Art by Orpheus Collar & Antoine Dodé (G)

August 20, 2019
* The Revolution of Birdie Randolph by Brandy Colbert (YA)*
* Color Me In by Natasha Diaz (YA)*
* Brave Face by Shaun David Hutchinson (N)*

August 27, 2019
* Court of Lions by Somaiya Daud (YA)*
* Mind Games by Shana Silver (YA)
* Rated by Melissa Grey (YA)
* The Battle by Karuna Riazi (MG)*
* Pumpkinheads by Rainbow Rowell, Illustrated by Faith Erin Hicks (G)*
* Best Friends by Shannon Hale, Illustrated by LeUyen Pham (G)

September 3, 2019
* The Cartographers by Amy Zhang (YA)*
* Serpent & Dove by Shelby Mahurin (YA)
* Dear Haiti, Love Alaine by Maika Moulite & Maritza Moulite (YA)*
* The Girl the Sea Gave Back by Adrienne Young (YA)

September 5, 2019
* Hollow Crown by Zoraida Córdova (YA)*

September 10, 2019
* The Testaments by Margaret Atwood (A)
* Full Disclosure by Camryn Garrett (YA)*
* The Last Witchdoctor by Rena Barron (YA)*
* When She Reigns by Jodi Meadows (YA)*
* Coral by Sara Ella (YA)
* Stargazing by Jen Wang (G)*

September 2019
* There Will Come a Darkness by Katy Rose Pool (YA)

October 1, 2019
* Ninth House by Leigh Bardugo (A)

October 8, 2019
* The Beautiful by Renee Ahdieh (YA)*

October 15, 2019
* The Never Tilting World by Rin Chupeco (YA)*

October 29, 2019
* Girls Like Us by Randi Pink (YA)*
* Beyond the Black Door by A.M. Strickland (YA)*
* It’s Not Me, It’s You by Julie Halpern & Len Vlahos (YA)

October 2019
* Betty Bites Back: Horror Stories for Young Feminists Edited by Demitria Lunetta, Mindy McGinnis, & Kate Karyus Quinn (YA)*
* The Map From Here to There by Emery Lord (YA)
* The Unkindest Tide by Seanan McGuire (A)

November 5, 2019
* A Match Made in Mehendi by Nandini Bajpai (YA)*

November 12, 2019
* When the Stars Lead to You by Ronni Davis (YA)*
* Day Zero by Kelly deVos (YA)

November 26, 2019
* Eight Will Fall by Sarah Harian (YA)

December 31, 2019
* American Royals by Katharine McGee (YA)