Saturday, August 22, 2009

This Week in YA- August 22, 2009

  • Susan Adrian is a staring a series of "Sock-Knockers" posts about YA books that well, knocked her socks off. More info on her post.
  • Cyn Balog posted brief recaps of her last couple of signings over on her blog.
  • The trailer for Libba Bray's Going Bovine is now available on the EW.
  • Sarah Rees Brennan posted the stops on her Exciting American Tour on her blog.
  • Heather Brewer posted the cover for Eleventh Grade Burns on her blog.
  • Ally Carter posted some "Good rules for the care and feeding of author email addresses" on her blog.
  • Kristin Cashore posted info about book releases and tours on her blog.
  • Terra Lynn Childs posted a "moment-by-moment" recap of the RITA awards.
  • Lisa Gerber is making shelf space by having a giveaway.
  • Shannon Hale posted on how to be a good reader on her blog.
  • Justine Larbalestier will be making some appearances for the release of Liar, more info on her blog.
  • Lesley Livingston posted a teaser of Darklight on her blog.
  • Jaclyn Dolamore is giving away an ARC and some sketches of her upcoming book Magic Under Glass, more info on her blog.
  • First two stops for the Smart Chicks Kick It Tour have been announced! Toronto & Austin!
  • Robin Wasserman gave a clue about her upcoming sequel Crashed, over on her blog.
  • Scott Westerfeld posted an even line-up for the Melbourne Writer's Festival on his blog.

Books that came out last week:
  • Troubadour by Mary Hoffman
  • Never Slow Dance with a Zombie by E. Van Lowe
  • Karma for Beginners by Jessica Blank
  • Fairest of All: A Tale of the Wicked Queen by Serena Valentino
  • The Darkling Curse: Something Wickedly Weird by Chris Mould
  • Breathless by Jessica Warman
  • Living on Impulse by Cara Haycak
Books that come out this week:
  • Aug 25- The Walls Have Eyes by Clare B. Dunkle
  • Aug 25- Violet Wings by Victoria Hanley
  • Aug 25- Tricks by Ellen Hopkins
  • Aug 25- Tombstone Tea by Joanne Dahme
  • Aug 25- Shooting Star by Fredrick L. McKissack Jr.
  • Aug 25- Poster Boy by Dede Crane
  • Aug 25- Love Is the Higher Law by David Levithan
  • Aug 25- Go Girl!: A Planner by Helen Exley
  • Aug 25- Diary of a Witness by Catherine Ryan Hyde
  • Aug 25- Clifton Vol. 6: Kidnapping by Bob de Groot
  • Aug 25- Break by Hannah Moskowitz
  • Aug 25- Blood Promise by Richelle Mead
  • Aug 25- Another Faust by Daniel And Dina Nayeri
  • Aug 25- Andromeda Klein by Frank Portman
  • Aug 25- Alphas #1 by Lisi Harrison
-The YAthenaeum Team


Paradox said...

Robin Wasserman is actually female.
I've met her.

Susan Adrian said...

Thanks for the link! More sock-knockers to come this week.