Monday, July 1, 2013

New Books Out 6/30

These are the new books I'm obsessing over this week:

   Out of Breath (Breathing #3)
By: Rebecca Donovan
The final book in the Breathing series, in which Emma goes to Stanford and attempts to conquer her inner-demons.
By: Kasie West
Caymen has learned over the years that rich people are to be avoided.  She's grown up working in her mother's store and seeing first hand why she should stay away from people with money.  That all changes when she meets Xander.  She knows in her head that she should listen to her mother and avoid this relationship at all costs, but the thing is Xander isn't going away, and Caymen is starting to see that money doesn't automatically make a person bad.
This is W.A.R.
By: Lisa Roecker & Laura Roecker
When Willa Ames-Rowan is found dead, her sister knows it was no accident.  Along with 3 other girls, she sets out on vigilante justice against the Gregory's, the family who's been covering the whole thing up.

Truly, Madly, Deeply
By: Hannah Jayne
Sawyer seems to have it all, even the perfect popular boyfriend.  But when he dies in a car accident, she's secretly relieved.  Turns out Sawyer was trapped in an abusive relationship that she couldn't get out of.  Then a note turns up in her locker that makes her think that accident was no accident at all.... because somebody is claiming to have killed him for her and now Sawyer is feeling watched and scared.

Camp Boyfriend 
By: J.K. Rock
When Lauren moved to a new school, she ditched her geek status and now wears a cheerleading uniform.  But now it's summer and she finally gets to go back to camp where she can truly be herself, brains and all.  The only problem is she needs to get rid of her current boyfriend Matt so that her camp-only boyfriend Seth can become her year-round boyfriend.  Except things aren't that simple, and Lauren is realizing that "the one" isn't always who you've planned it to be.

A Midsummer Night's Scream 
By: R.L. Stine
My boy R.L. Stine is back with a Midsummer Night's Dream retelling.  A creepy mystery novel about the filming of a movie in a haunted mansion.

Other Books Out This Week:

  • The Twice Lost (Lost Voices #3) By: Sarah Porter- The human vs. mermaid war continues.
  • Awaken (Abandon Trilogy #3) By: Meg Cabot- "From #1 New York Times bestselling author Meg Cabot, the dark reimagining of the Persephone myth comes to a thrilling conclusion." ~Goodreads
  • This Strange and Familiar Place (So Close to You #2) By: Rachel Carter- The sequel to the Fantasy/Sci-Fi So Close to You
  • Viral Nation By: Shaunta Grimes- A dystopian that takes place after a virus has killed much of the world's population, leaving the U.S. divided into 50 cities rules by The Company.
  • Whistling Past the Graveyard By: Susan Crandall- A historical fiction set in the summer of 1963 and deals with segregation in the south.
  • SYLO (SYLO #1) By: D.J. MacHale- "#1 New York Times bestselling author D.J. MacHale brings his brilliant plotting and breathless pacing to SYLO, the first in this ultimate end-of-the-world adventure trilogy." ~Goodreads
  • Vortex (Insignia #2) By: S.J. Kincaid- "Filled with action and intelligence, camaraderie and humor, the second book in S.J. Kincaid’s futuristic World War III Insignia trilogy continues to explore fascinating and timely questions about power, politics, technology, loyalty, and friendship." ~Goodreads
  • Shutdown (Glitch #3) By: Heather Anastasiu- "The thrilling conclusion to an action-packed sci-fi trilogy." ~Goodreads
  • Lick (Stage Dive #1) By: Kylie Scott- A New Adult Contemporary about waking up in Vegas married to a rock star.
  • Blurred (Kissed by Death #2) By: Tara A. Fuller- Sequel to Inbetween which focuses on Cash.

**So a lot of books coming out this week, but none I'm dying over.  Anything here you recommend?


  1. Say whaaa?! R. L. Stine has a new book coming out. My inner child loves that.

    1. I know right?? I spent half my junior high years reading every Fear Street ever made. I haven't heard great things about this new book, but I'm happy he's still writing! :)

  2. I also did a post about new releases in July. So excited for The Distance Between us..look at that gorgeous cover!

    Check out my post here:

  3. I've got to check out The Distance Between Us, it sounds so good and cute, plus I like the cover! :)

    Alice @ Alice in Readerland