New Year, New Reads and we’ve got books and books and books to get 2017 off to a great start. Can your 2017 TBR list handle it?!

January 3rd: Wayfarer by Alexander Bracken


The highly anticipated sequel to Passenger is finally here! The adventures of violin prodigy Etta Spencer continue in Wayfarer (Passenger #2).

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January 3rd: The Hundred Lies of Lizzie Lovett by Chelsea Sedoti


Lizze Lovett is missing and although Hawthorn Creely has never met Lizzie, she thinks she can find her- by becoming her. Let the lies begin.

See our full First Reads Friday review here.

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January 3rd: Freeks by Amanda Hocking


Mara has grown up with Gideon Davorin’s Traveling Sideshow, place where the slight of hand is real magic. But all Mara wants is to stop traveling and live in one place like other teens her age. When the sideshow get an opportunity to set up in one place for more than just a few nights, Mara gets her chance to see what a “normal” life is like. But when performs start disappearing, Mara wondering if there is more to the “normal” little town than meets the eye.

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January 10th: Windwitch by Susan Dennard


“In this follow-up to New York Times bestselling Truthwitch, a shadow man haunts the Nubrevnan streets, leaving corpses in his wake—and then raising those corpses from the dead. Windwitch continues the tale of Merik—cunning privateer, prince, and windwitch.”- Goodreads

Haven’t read Book 1 of The Witchland Series? Find out what you missed here.

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January 10th: The Alchemists of Loom by Elise Kova


Ari is an engineer and a unscrupulous thief for the underground organ trade run by the Dragon King.

Cvareh wants nothing more than to defeat the Dragon King and restore his family the status they held before the ruthless Dragon King began his reign. But he’ll need the help of the Alchemists of Loom if he’ll have any chance to succeed.

When Ari and Cvareh meet by chance they each have something the other needs and they soon team up to search for the Alchemists of Loom.

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January 10th: You Don’t Know My Name by Kristen Orlando


Reagan’s has trained her entire life to join the family business. But when the family business is a top-secret agency, joining means erasing your identity and leaving your friends behind. What Reagan didn’t count on is falling in love with the boy next door. Now she must decide which life to leave behind, the Black Angel or the normal life she’s created.

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January 10th: Roseblood by A.G. Howard


A.G. Howard brings art, opera, and Gothic mystery together as only she can in her new release RoseBlood.

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January 10th: Frost Blood (Frost Blood Saga #1) by Elly Blake

Those with the power of fire are persecuted by frostblood ruling class. When Ruby’s mother is killed while trying to protect her daughter powers from being discovered, Ruby is bent on revenge.  Fans of Victoria Aveyard Red Queen will enjoy this fact paced fantasy series.

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January 10th: Poison’s Kiss (Poison’s Kiss #1) by Breeana Shields

Marinda can kill with just a kiss, and she does so without question when direct to do so by the Raj. But instead of the strangers and criminals Marinda is usually ordered to kill, Marinda has been ordered to kill Deven, a boy she not only knows but loves. This assignment calls into questions all the other boys she has kissed before and whether she is on the side of good or evil.

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January 10th: Damaged Goods by Jennifer Bardsley


Blanca has everything going for her- a boyfriend, a supportive step-father and freedom from her birth father. But the scars of Blanca past begin to resurface in Blank Slate Book 2.

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January 10th: The Last Harvest by Kim Ligget


It’s the one year anniversary of the death of Clay Tate’s father, whose mysterious death is still the talk of the town. All eyes are on Clay to see if he’ll take the same path to madness as his father. And Clay is starting to wonder if the town is right.

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January 10th: A List of Cages by Robin Roe


It’s Adam Blake’s senior year and he’s landed the cush job of assisting the school psychologist. Among Adam’s duties is to track down a freshman who keep missing his appointments. It turns out the student is Julian, Adam’s foster brother who he hasn’t seen in years. The reunion is initially a good one, but Adam soon realizes that not all is right with Julian. The more Adam looks beneath the surface, the more worries he becomes, and what Julian is hiding can damage them both.

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January 17th: History Is All You Left Me by Adam Silvera


Griffin’s ex-boyfriend Theo is dead. Even though they had already broken up, Griffin always thought life would bring them back together. Instead of moving on, Griffin is just spiraling further into his grief. If Griffin can’t confront his history, he has no chance at a future.

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January 17th: Carve The Mark by Veronica Roth


Cyra come from the war mongering tribe of the Shotet. Akos comes from the peaceful nation of Thuve. When Akos and his brother are captured by the Shotet he must use his unique abilities and possibly Cyra, to get his brothers out alive. But will this be an alliance or a betryal?

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January 24th: City of Saints and Thieves by Natalie C. Anderson

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Tina and her mother escape war torn Congo only to find death and corruption in city where they seek refuge. When Tina’s mother is killed in the home of her wealthy employer Roland Greyhill, Tina goes underground to survive. Four years later, Tina finds herself back to the Greyhill home, but this time not as the daughter of the house maid, but as an anonymous woman seeking vengeance. The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo meet Gone Girl in this highly anticipated debut.

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January 25th: After The Fall by


Raychel is sleeping with two brothers and her relationship with each of them are as different as the brothers themselves. In addition to juggling two boys, Raychel is dealing with a classmate who assaulted her, her families’ money problems and the plans for her future which seem bleak. When tragedy strikes Raychel may not be able to keep things together.

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January 24th: Soulmated (Joining of Souls #1) by  Shaila Patel


Liam Whelan is an Irish born empath. His family expects him to find his soul-mate who will not only strengthen his power, but will also secure his family’s political position.

Laxshmi Kapadia is an Indian- American high school student whose family wants her to go to medical or commit to an arranged marriage.

When Liam moves next door to Laxshmi, they will either fall in love or both their lives will fall apart.

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January 31st: Caraval by Stephanie Garber

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Scarlett and her sister Tella escape their ruthless father so that Scarlett can join Caraval- a once a year spectacle where the audience is part of the show. But what Scarlett doesn’t expect is that this year’s game revolves around finding Tella who has been kidnapped from Caraval’s mastermind, Legend. But it’s just a game….isn’t it?

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January 31st: Wires and Nerves (Wires and Nerves Volume 1) by Marissa Meyer


Fans of Marissa Meyer’s Lunar Chronicles will be over the moon with the debut of the graphic novel. Iko is on a dangerous mission with the help from Cinder and the Lunar Team.

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January 31st: The Dark Days Pact (Lady Helen #2) by Alison Goodman 


The sequel to the highly anticipated The Dark Days Club is here. Lady Helen has survived her coming-out ball but her troubles are far from over.

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January 31st: Blood of Wonderland (Queen of Hearts Saga #2) By Colleen Oakes


In the sequel to Queen of Hearts, Dinah finds herself exiled from Wonderland. She must decide whether to leave Wonderland forever or stay and challenge her father for the throne.

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That wraps up our January One To Watch Books.  If our January One To Watch Books are any indicator, 2017 is going to be a great reading year! Check back every month for more YA new releases.



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