We’ve debuted and we’re…wait, we’ve really all debuted!!! I feel like I should be saying something more profound, since this will be the last NBN post. It’s been a wild and wonderful year but this will not be the last you hear from the awesome authors who debuted in 2014. This is only the beginning!! So now onto the SUPER DELUXE NOVEMBER/DECEMBER HOLIDAY FAREWELL EDITION of NEXT BOOK NEWS!!!
THE GILDED SERIES will be a trilogy!
THE GILDED SERIES by Christina Farley will be a trilogy! Announcing book three: BRAZEN to be released on Sept. 29, 2015. All the details can be found on Christina’s blog!
Australian Rights for DUMPLIN’!
Julie Murphy, author of SIDE EFFECTS MAY VARY, sold Australian rights for DUMPLIN’ to Penguin Teen Australia for publication in Australia and New Zealand!
DAUGHTER OF DUSK release date!
DAUGHTER OF DUSK, the sequel to Livia Blackburne’s MIDNIGHT THIEF, will be released August 4th, 2015!
HIDDEN HUNTRESS release date!
HIDDEN HUNTRESS, the second installment of Danielle L. Jensen’s THE MALEDICTION TRILOGY, will be released June 2, 2015 by Angry Robot Books!
REBELLION available on Netgalley!
REBELLION, the sequel to EXTRACTION by Stephanie Diaz, is now available for request on Netgalley!
THE SECRETS OF ATTRACTION available on Edelweiss!
THE SECRETS OF ATTRACTION, a companion novel to THE PROMISE OF AMAZING by Robin Constantine, is now available for request on Edelweiss!
A GIRL UNDONE release date and optioned for television!
A GIRL UNDONE, the sequel to A GIRL CALLED FEARLESS by Catherine Linka, will be released June 23, 2015. Both have been optioned by Universal Cable Productions!
THE FORGETTING is a Junior Library Guild selection!
Nicole Maggi’s February 2015 release THE FORGETTING is the Junior Library Guild selection for that month! THE FORGETTING is about a girl who receives a heart transplant and starts to remember the life of her donor. For every memory she gains she loses one of her own. A race against time to solve the mystery of her donor’s death leads her into an underbelly of society that she never knew existed. THE FORGETTING will be released on February 3rd from Sourcebooks Fire and received a stellar review from Kirkus! “[T]his book is a powerful call to action…a story worth reading.” Read the full review here!
Oooh-Aaah NEXT BOOK COVERS!!!
YOU’RE INVITED by Jen Malone has a new cover design and will publish on May 19, 2015!
THE BLIND WISH
THE BLIND WISH, a sequel to THE FIRE WISH by Amber Lough, will be released in 2015!
THE WAY OF THE WOMBAT: Quest for Gray Ironbark
THE WAY OF THE WOMBAT: Quest For Gray Ironbark, a new middle grade by AdriAnne Strickland will be released February 2, 2015!
THAT’S A WRAP, FOLKS!!
Thank you for following us through this amazing debut year!! I, for one, feel beyond privileged to have been a part of such a talented and awesome group of creative individuals and I know I’ll be keeping an eye out for their future endeavors! So it’s not really goodbye – it’s more like Catch Ya Later!! Keep Reading!!
|Robin Constantine is a born and raised Jersey girl who moved down South so she could wear flip-flops year round. She spends her days dreaming up stories where love conquers all, well, eventually but not without a lot of peril, angst and the occasional kissing scene. Her YA debut, THE PROMISE OF AMAZING, is out now! Balzer + Bray/HarperCollins Publishers.|