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Every important YA release in 2016, listed. You’re welcome.

January

5th

  • ‘Firsts’,  Laurie Elizabeth Flynn. St Martin’s Griffin.
  • ‘Passenger’, Alexandra Bracken. Disney-Hyperion.
  • ‘This Is Where It Ends’, Marieke Nijkamp. Sourcebooks Fire.

7th

  • Inferno‘ (Blood for Blood #2), Catherine Doyle. Chicken House. 
  • Faceless‘, Alyssa Sheinmel. Chicken House.
  • Mind Your Head‘, Juno Dawson. Hot Key Books. 
  • My Life Next Door‘, Huntley Fitzpatrick. Electric Monkey. 
  • Never Evers‘, Tom Ellen & Lucy Ivison. Chicken House.
  • ‘The It Girl: Team Awkward’ (It Girl #2), Katy Birchall. Electric Monkey. 

12th

  • Divergent‘ rejackets, Veronica Roth. Harper Collins.
  • ‘Underwater’, Marisa Reichardt. Macmillan.

14th

  • Accidental Superstar‘, Marianne Levy. Macmillan.
  • ‘Judged’ (Blackheart #3), Liz de Jager. Tor.
  • Maresi‘, Maria Turtschaninoff. Pushkin.
  • This Raging Light‘, Estelle Laure. Orchard.
  • ‘Truthwitch’, Susan Dennard. Tor. 

21st

26th

  • ‘The Siren’, Kiera Cass. Harper Collins.

28th

  • All the Rage‘, Courtney Summers. Macmillan. 
  • ‘Anna and the Swallow Man’, Gavriel Savit. Corgi.
  • Dumplin‘, Julie Murphy. Harper 360.
  • Front Lines‘ (Solider Girls #1), Michael Grant. Electric Monkey.
  • How Not To Disappear‘, Clare Furniss. Simon & Schuster.
  • Waiting for Callback‘, Perdita & Honor Cargill. Simon & Schuster.

February

1st

2nd 

  • ‘Stars Above: A Lunar Chronicles Collection’, Marissa Meyer. Feiwel and Friends. 

4th

  • ‘Electrigirl’, Jo Cotterill. Oxford University Press. 
  • ‘Movers’, Meaghan McIsaac. Andersen.
  • Rebel of the Sands‘, Alwyn Hamilton. Faber. 
  • ‘The Reluctant Journal of Henry K Larsen’, Susin Nielsen. Andersen.
  • ‘Salt to the Sea’, Ruta Sepetys. Puffin.

9th

  • Glass Sword‘ (Red Queen #2), Victoria Aveyard. Orion.

11th

16th

  • ‘The Word for Yes’, Claire Needell. HarperTeen. 
  • The Girl from Everywhere‘, Heidi Heilig. Hot Key Books. 
  • ‘Take The Fall’, Emily Hainsworth. Simon & Schuster.

23rd

  • ‘The Forbidden Wish’, Jessica Khoury. Razorbill.
  • Kill The Boyband‘, Goldy Moldavsky. Macmillan.

25th

  • A Gathering of Shadows‘ (A Darker Shade of Magic #2), VE Schwab. Titan. 
  • Kindred Spirits‘, Rainbow Rowell.
  • ‘The Mystery of the Jewelled Moth’ (The Mystery of the Clockwork Sparrow #2), Katherine Woodfine.
  • ‘Night Study’ (Soulfinders #2), Maria V. Snyder. Mira INK.
  • Radio Silence‘, Alice Oseman. Harper Collins. 
  • The Sleeping Prince‘ (The Sin Eater’s Daughter #2), Melinda Salisbury. Scholastic. 
  • Spot The Difference‘, Juno Dawson. Hot Key Books.
  • Thanks for the Trouble‘, Tommy Wallach. Simon & Schuster. 
  • ‘The #1 Rule For Girls’, Rachel McIntyre. Electric Monkey.

March

1st

  • Broken Sky‘, L. A. Weatherly. Usborne.
  • ‘In Real Life’, Jessica Love. St Martin’s Press.
  • ‘The Girl Who Fell’, Shannon M. Parker. Simon & Schuster.
  • ‘Midnight Bites’, Rachel Caine. Allison and Busby. 
  • ‘Seven Black Diamonds’, Melissa Marr. Harper Collins.

3rd

  • ‘Beetle Boy’, MG Leonard. Chicken House. 
  • Crush‘, Eve Ainsworth. Scholastic. 
  • ‘Defender of the Realm’, Nick Ostler and Mark Huckerby. Scholastic. 
  • ‘Hour of the Bees’, Lindsay Eager. Walker.
  • The Girl from Everywhere‘, Heidi Heilig. Egmont. 
  • ‘The Island’, Olivia Levez. Rock the Boat.  
  • ‘Perijee & Me’, Ross Montgomery. Faber Children’s Books. 
  • The Shadow Queen‘, C.J. Redwine. Scholastic.

8th

  • ‘Burn Baby Burn’, Meg Medina. Candlewick Press.
  • ‘The Serpent King’, Jeff Zentner. Andersen. 
  • Lady Midnight‘ (The Dark Artifices #1), Cassandra Clare. Simon & Schuster.
  • Seven Ways We Lie, Riley Redgate. Abrams and Chronicle. 

10th

  • Fallout‘, Gwenda Bond. Curious Fox. 
  • ‘Red Witch’ (Crow Moon #2), Anna McKerrow. Quercus.
  • Star Struck‘, Jenny McLachlan. Bloomsbury.
  • The Thing About Jellyfish‘, Ali Benjamin. Macmillan. 

15th

  • ‘Yellow Brick War’ (Dorothy Must Die #3), Danielle Page. Harper Collins Children’s Books. 
  • ‘The First Time She Drowned’, Kerry Kletter. Philomel Books.
  • ‘Exit, Pursued by a Bear’, E.K. Johnston. Dutton Books for Young Readers.

24th

  • Flawed‘, Cecelia Ahern. Harper Collins. 
  • ‘Jolly Foul Play’ (A Wells and Wong Mystery #4), Robin Stevens. Penguin Random House. 

29th

  • Half Lost‘ (The Half Bad Trilogy #3), Sally Green. Penguin.
  • Walk the Edge‘ (Thunder Road #2), Katie McGarry. Mira INK.

April

5th 

  • ‘Consumed’, Abbie Rushton. Atom.
  • ‘The Glittering Court’, Richelle Mead. Razorbill. 

7th

  • The Smell of Other People’s Houses‘, Bonnie-Sue Hitchcock. Faber Children’s Books. 
  • Knights of the Borrowed Dark‘, Dave Rudden. Puffin.
  • Love Song‘, Sophia Bennett. Chicken House.
  • Hot Pterodactyl Boyfriend‘, Alan Cumyn. Simon & Schuster.
  • ‘We Are Giants’, Amber Lee Dodd. Quercus.
  • Kook‘, Chris Vick. Harper Collins Children’s Books. 
  • ‘The List’, Siobhan Vivia. Mira INK.
  • Geek Girl: Head Over Heels‘ (Geek Girl #5), Holly Smale. Harper Collins.
  • ‘The Sign of One’, Eugene Lambert. Electric Monkey.
  • Maladapted‘, Richard Kurti. Walker.
  • ‘What I Thought Was True’, Huntley Fitzpatrick. Electric Monkey. 
  • Desolation‘, (Demon Road #2) Derek Landy. Harper Collins. 
  • When We Collided‘, Emery Lord. Bloomsbury.
  • ‘The Map of Bones’ (The Fire Sermon #2), Francesca Haig. Harper Voyager. 
  • ‘Think Twice’, Sarah Mlynowski. Orchard. 
  • ‘Stargirl’, Jerry Spinelli. Orchard. 
  • ‘Heart of Dread: Golden’, Melissa de la Cruz and Michael Johnston. Orchard. 
  • ‘Yellow Brick War (Dorothy Must Die #3)’, Danielle Paige. Harper 360.
  • ‘The Haters’, Jesse Andrews. Allen & Unwin. 

15th

  • ‘Lois Lane: Double Down’ (Lois Lane #2), Gwenda Bond. Curious Fox. 

20th

  • ‘Masks and Shadows’, Stephanie Burgis. Pyr.

21st

  • Chasing the Stars‘, Malorie Blackman. Penguin.
  • ‘Cruel Crown’ (Red Queen #0.1 & 0.2), Victoria Aveyard. Orion. 
  • ‘In the Dark, In the Woods’, Eliza Wass. Quercus.
  • ‘The Bombs That Brought Us Together’, Brian Conaghan. Bloomsbury.

26th

  • ‘The Raven King’ (Raven Cycle #4), Maggie Stiefvater. Scholastic. 
  • ‘The Rose and The Dagger’ (The Wrath and the Dawn #2) Renée Ahdieh. Putnam Juvenile.  

28th

  • ‘Riverkeep’, Martin Stewart. Penguin.

May

3rd

  • ‘A Court of Mist and Fury’ (A Court of Thorns and Roses #2), Sarah J Maas. Bloomsbury. 
  • The Hidden Oracle‘, Rick Riordan. Puffin. 
  • ‘The Outliers’, Kimberly McCreight. Harper Collins. 

5th

  • ‘Flamecaster’ (Shattered Realms #1), Cinda Williams Chima. Harper 360.
  • Finding Audrey (paperback), Sophie Kinsella. Penguin Random House.
  • ‘The Girl of Ink and Stars‘, Kiran Millwood Hargrave. Chicken House.
  • ‘Lying About Last Summer’, Sue Wallman. Scholastic. 
  • ‘The Inquisition’ (Summoner #2), Taran Matharu. Hodder. 
  • The Monstrous Child‘, Francesca Simon. Faber Children’s Books.
  • ‘This Savage Song’, VE Schwab. Titan. 
  • ‘Side Effects May Vary’, Julie Murphy. Harper Collins.
  • The Square Root of Summer, Harriet Reuter Hapgood. Macmillan.
  • ‘Soldier’ (Talon #3), Julie Kagawa. Mira INK. 
  • The Unexpected Everything‘, Morgan Matson. Simon & Schuster.

10th

  • ‘Unrivalled (Beautiful Idols #1)’, Alyson Noel. Mira INK. 

17th

  • ‘Girl Against the Universe’, Paula Stokes. Harper Teen.
  • ‘The Outliers’, Kimberly McCreight. Harper Collins. 

19th

  • ‘The Crown’ (The Heir #2), Kiera Cass. Harper Collins. 
  • Kill the Boyband‘ (paperback), Goldy Moldavsky. Macmillan. 
  • ‘The Loneliness of Distant Beings’, Kate Ling. Little, Brown. 

24th

  • ‘The Last Star’ (The 5th Wave #3), Rick Yancey. Penguin Random House. 

26th 

  • ‘Highly Illogical Behaviour’, John Corey Whaley. Walker. 

31st

  • ‘Every Exquisite Thing’, Matthew Quick. Headline. 

June

1st

  • ‘If I Was Your Girl’, Meredith Russo. Usborne. 

2nd

  • Girl Out of Water‘, Nat Luurtsema. Walker. 
  • Highly Illogical Behaviour‘, John Corey Whaley. Faber Children’s Books. 
  • ‘King Slayer’ (The Witch Hunter #2), Virginia Boecker. Orchard. 
  • ‘London Belongs to Us’, Sarra Manning. Hot Key Books. 
  • ‘Love and Other Man-Made Disasters’, Nicola Doherty. Orion. 
  • ‘New Guard (CHERUB #5)’, Robert Muchamore. Hodder. 
  • The Nightwanderers‘, CJ Flood. Simon & Schuster. 
  • ‘Orangeboy’, Patrice Lawrence. Hodder. 
  • ‘Six of Crows (paperback)’, Leigh Bardugo. Orion. 
  • ‘Summer Days and Summer Nights’, ed. Stephanie Perkins. Macmillan. 
  • ‘The Uncommoners: The Crooked Sixpence’, Jennifer Bell. Penguin Random House. 
  • ‘You Know Me Well’, David Levithan & Nina LaCour. Macmillan. 

7th

  • ‘My Favourite Manson Girl’, Alison Umminger. Atom. 
  • ‘Strange Star’, Emma Carroll. Faber. 
  • ‘The Museum of Heartbreak’, Meg Leder. Scholastic. 
  • ‘This Savage Song’, VE Schwab. Titan. 

9th

  • ‘Notes on Being Teenage’, Rosalind Jana. Wayland Books. 
  • ‘With Malice’, Eileen Cook. Hot Key Books. 
  • ‘The Boy Most Likely To’, Huntley Fitzpatrick. Electric Monkey.

14th

  • ‘Sea Spell (Waterfire Saga #4), Jennifer Donnelly. Hodder. 

16th

  • ‘Ride’ (Blue #3), Lisa Glass. Orion. 
  • ‘The Hawkweed Prophecy’, Irina Brignull. Orchard. 
  • ‘The Loose Ends List’, Carrie Firestone. Hodder. 
  • ‘The Problem with Forever’, Jennifer L Armentrout. Mira INK.
  • ‘Summer Days and Summer Nights’, edited by Stephanie Perkins. Macmillan. 

30th

  • ‘A Thousand Nights (paperback)’, EK Johnston. Macmillan. 
  • ‘Paper Butterflies’, Lisa Heathfield. Electric Monkey. 
  • ‘Tanya Bakes’, Tanya Burr. Penguin. 
  • ‘This Raging Light (paperback),’ Estelle Laure. Hodder. 

July

1st

  • ‘Cruel Heart Broken’, Emma Haughton. Usborne.

7th

  • ‘And I Darken’, Kiersten White. Penguin Random House. 
  • ‘Blame’, Simon Mayo. Penguin Random House.
  • ‘Eden Summer’, Liz Flanagan. David Fickling Books. 
  • The Moonlight Dreamers‘, Siobhan Curham. Walker. 
  • ‘Nothing Tastes as Good’, Clare Hennessy. Hot Key Books.
  • ‘Under Rose Tainted Skies’, Louise Gornall. Chicken House. 

12th

  • ‘The Shadow Hour (The Girl of Midnight #2), Melissa Grey. Atom. 

14th 

  • ‘8 Rivers of Shadow’, Leo Hunt. Orchard. 
  • ‘Elsewhere’, Gabrielle Zevin. Bloomsbury.
  • ‘Nothing Tastes as Good’, Claire Hennessy. Hot Key Books. 
  • ‘On the Other Side’, Carrie Hope Fletcher. Sphere. 
  • ‘Run’, Kody Keplinger. Hodder. 
  • ‘The Bone Sparrow’, Zana Fraillon. Orion. 
  • ‘The Boyfriend List (Ruby Oliver #1)’, E Lockhart. Hot Key Books.
  • ‘The Boy Book (Ruby Oliver #2)’, E Lockhart. Hot Key Books.
  • ‘The Creeper Man’, Dawn Kurtagich. Orion.
  • ‘The ISIS Trap’, Alan Gibbons. Orion.

20th

  • ‘True Us Something True’, Dana Reinhardt. Rock the Boat. 

21st

  • ‘Did I Mention I Miss You’ (DIMILY #3), Estelle Maskame. Black and White. 
  • ‘Paper and Fire’, Rachel Caine. Allison and Busby. 

28th

  • ‘All About the Hype’, Paige Toon. Simon & Schuster. 
  • ‘Songs About a Girl’, Chris Russel. Hodder. 
  • ‘The Other Alice’, Michelle Harrison. Simon & Schuster. 
  • ‘The Yellow Room’, Jess Vallance. Hot Key Books. 

30th

  • ‘Tell Us Something True’, Dana Reinhardt. Rock the Boat. 

31st

August

1st

  • ‘What’s a Girl Gotta Do? (Normal #3)’, Holly Bourne. Usborne. 

4th

  • ‘A Good Hiding’, Shirley-Anne McMillan. Atom. 
  • Cuckoo‘, Keren David. Atom. 
  • ‘Girl Hearts Girl’, Lucy Sutcliffe. Scholastic. 
  • ‘Magnus Chase and the Hammer of Thor’, Rick Riordan. Puffin. 
  • ‘Wonderboy’, Nicole Burstein. Andersen Press. 
  • Time for Jas: The Diaries of Bluebell Gadsby‘, Natasha Farrant. Faber.

11th

  • ‘A Step Towards Falling’, Cammie McGovern. Macmillan. 
  • ‘Real Live Boyfriends (Ruby Oliver #4)’, E Lockhart. Hot Key Books.
  • The Royal Tour‘, Amy Alward. Simon & Schuster.
  • ‘The Treasure Map of Boys (Ruby Oliver #3)’, E Lockhart. Hot Key Books.

15th

  • Unboxed’, Non Pratt. Barrington Stoke.

16th

  • ‘The Flame Never Dies’, Rachel Vincent. Mira INK.

23rd

  • ‘Against All Silence’, EC Myers. Adaptive Books.  

25th 

  • ‘American Monsters (Demon Road #3), Derek Landy. Harper Collins. 
  • ‘Witch’s Pyre’, Josephine Angelini. Macmillan. 

 

September

1st

  • ‘The Bronze Key’ (Magisterium #3), Cassandra Clare and Holly Black. Scholastic.
  • ‘The Call’, Peadar O’Guilin. David Fickling Books. 
  • ‘Cogheart’, Peter Bunzl. Usborne. 
  • ‘Lydia, The Bad Bennett Girl’, Natasha Farrant. Chicken House. 
  • The Graces‘, Laure Eve. Faber. 
  • ‘Super Awkward’, Beth Garrod. Scholastic. 

6th

  • ‘Empire of Storms’, (Throne of Glass #5) Sarah J Maas. Bloomsbury. 

8th 

  • ‘A Torch Against the Night’, Sabaa Tahir. Harper Voyager.
  • ‘Born Scared’, Kevin Brooks. Egmont. 
  • ‘Demon Hunters: Trinity’, Olivia Chase. Little, Brown. 
  • ‘Silence is Goldfish’ (paperback), Annabel Pitcher. Orion. 

20th

  • ‘Kids of Appetite’, David Arnold. Headline. 

22nd

  • ‘I’ll Be Home for Christmas’, Various. Stripes. 
  • ‘The Deviants’, CJ Skuse. Mira INK.
  • ‘The Racehorse Who Couldn’t Gallop’, Clare Balding. Penguin Random House. 
  • ‘Three Dark Crowns’, Kendare Blake. Macmillan. 
  • ‘Username: Regenerated’, Joe Sugg. Hodder & Stoughton. 

27th

  • Crooked Kingdom‘ (Six of Crows #2), Leigh Bardugo. Orion.
  • ‘Swarm’ (Zeroes #2), Scott Westerfeld. Simon & Schuster.

October

1st

  • ‘Frost Like Night (Snow Like Ashes #3), Sara Raasch. Harper 360.

4th 

  • ‘Goldenhand (Old Kingdom #5)’, Garth Nix. Hot Key Books. 
  • ‘The Hammer of Thor’ (Magnus Chase), Rick Riordan. Puffin. 
  • Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets: Illustrated Edition‘, JK Rowling and Jim KayBloomsbury. 
  • ‘Our Chemical Hearts’, Krystal Sutherland. Hot Key Books. 

6th

  • ‘Blood for Blood’ (Wolf by Wolf #2), Ryan Graudin. Orion. 
  • ‘Haunt Me’, Liz Kessler. Orion. 
  • ‘Holding Up the Universe’, Jennifer Niven. Penguin Random House. 
  • ‘The Last Beginning’ (The Next Together #2), Lauren James. Walker.
  • ‘Replica’, Lauren Oliver. Hodder & Stoughton. 
  • ‘Saint Death’, Marcus Sedgwick. Orion. 
  • ‘Stealing Snow’, Danielle Paige. Bloomsbury. 
  • ‘The Twelve Days of Dash and Lily’, David Levithan and Rachel Cohn. Electric Monkey. 
  • ‘The Hypnotist’, Laurence Anholt. Penguin Random House.
  • ‘Word Nerd’, Susin Nielsen. Andersen Press. 

13th

  • ‘The Midnight Star (The Young Elites #3), Marie Lu. Putnam. 

18th

  • ‘Outward Blonde’, Trish Cook. Adaptive Books. 

20th

  • ‘Fun Science’, Charlie McDonnell. Quadrille Publishing. 
  • ‘What Light’, Jay Asher. Macmillan. 
  • ‘Gemina’ (The Illuminae Files #2), Amie Kaufman and Jay Asher. Rock the Boat. 

November

1st

  • ‘A Million Worlds With You (Firebird #3), Claudia Gray. Harper 360.
  • ‘…And a Happy New Year’, Holly Bourne. Usborne. 
  • ‘Instructions for a Second Hand Heart’, Tamsyn Murray. Usborne.

3rd

  • ‘The Sun is Also a Star’, Nicola Yoon. Corgi. 

15th

  • ‘Tales from the Shadowhunter Academy’, Cassandra Clare et al. Walker Books. 

17th

  • ‘Girl Online: Going Solo’, Zoe Sugg. Penguin. 

19th

  • ‘Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them: The Original Screenplay’, JK Rowling. Little, Brown. 

December

6th

  • ‘The Silence of Six’, E.C. Myers. Adaptive Books.

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