10 Gripping Young Adult Books Hitting Shelves This November

Now that it’s November, it’s time to find out about some books hitting the shelves this month! Check out our list of some of YA books coming to a bookshelf near you!

 

1. The Amateurs by Sara Shepard

Helena Kelly disappeared from her backyard five years ago, leaving her family without any answers about who killed her or why. Seneca Frazier, a true crime fanatic, decides to spend her spring break in Connecticut working on the case with some other Case Not Closed website members, Maddy and Brett. However, the investigation comes to a halt when Helena’s sister suspiciously doesn’t want to help with the search for her sister.

Publishing Date: November 1st, 2016

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2. Girls In The Moon by Janet McNally

When it comes to the telling the truth in Phoebe Ferris’s life, everyone around her tells a different version. Her mother only shares the end of the story. Her sister makes up her own truth, omitting the facts that she doesn’t like. Phoebe, however, is tired of half-truths and vague explanations. While making a visit to New York, Phoebe tries to discover where exactly she fits into her family of storytellers and tries to continue a tale of her own.

Publishing Date: November 29th, 2016

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3. This Is Our Story by Ashley Elston

It was early morning; five friends went hunting at River Point, but only four came back. Someone fired a shot that killed their friend and evidence shows that it could have been any one of them; however, no one is talking. Kate Marino’s, an intern at the District Attorney’s Office, boss is given the case of The River Point Boys. The DA wants the case swept under the rug, but Kate won’t let that happen and begins digging up secrets regarding the boys and the events of that morning.

Publishing Date: November 15th, 2016

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4. Timekeeper by Tara Sim

Set in a world controlled by clock towers, seventeen-year-old Danny Hart is a clock mechanic who gets assigned to Enfield, home to the clock tower plagued with problems. With this new assignment, he is given an apprentice, the tower’s clock spirit and a mythical being that oversees time. Danny soon finds himself falling in love with the clock spirit, even though it’s forbidden. Will Danny risk everything he’s fought to achieve or lose the boy he loves forever?

Publishing Date: November 8th, 2016

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5. Of Fire And Stars by Audrey Coulthurst

Princess Dennaleia is set to marry the prince of Mynaria to seal an alliance. After an assassination hits the kingdom, Denna and her betrothed’s sister, Princess Amaranthine, must join forces to search for the culprit. Soon Denna and the princess form a close friendship which slowly turns into something more. The two girls will have to choose between duty and their hearts. Will Denna and the princess be able to save their kingdom, even if it means losing the other?

Publishing Date: November 22, 2016

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6. Dead Girls Society by Michelle Krys

Hope has cystic fibrosis and she’s tired of everyone treating her like she’s oh-so breakable. One day, an invitation arrives at Hope’s front door from a mysterious group called the Society. Hope sees this as her ticket for some excitement in her life, plus there is a chance to win some real money, something she’s desperately in need of. However, there’s a catch: Hope must complete a series of dares, and soon finds out that playing this game isn’t an option- it’s a requirement.

Publishing Date: November 8th, 2016

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7.  Aftermath by Clara Kensie

Four long years ago, Charlotte was kidnapped and held captive in the attic of her kidnapper. Eventually, Charlotte was able to fight for her freedom and escape. Charlotte’s freedom quickly turns to heartbreak when she sees just how broken her family is from her disappearance. Even though Charlotte is now safe at  home, all she can think  about is the second girl that was kidnapped, the girl who didn’t make it. When no one believes this other girl exists, Charlotte takes it upon herself to get justice for her, even if it means putting herself back in danger.

Publishing Date: November 1st, 2016

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8. The Nerdy And The Dirty by B.T. Gottfred

On the outside, Pen Lupo is the popular and quiet one, however, on the inside she’s honest and opinionated. Benedict Pendleton may be a nerd to his classmates, but he knows that he’s destined for great things. When they both pick the same resort for their winter break, Pen and Benedict find themselves drawn together, despite their differences. But will their differences eventually become too much or will they be able to get their happily ever after?

Publishing Date: November 15, 2016

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9. The Girl In The Picture by Alexandra Monir

After being photographed with Chace Porter before he was found dead, Nicole suddenly becomes the number one suspect in his murder. Readers will be able to piece together the events of that night through alternating point of view in order to find out who really killed Chace.

Publishing Date: November 15, 2016

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10. All In Pieces by Suzanne Young

Savannah Sutton is sent to Brooks Academy, an alternative high school, for her anger management issues. While her days at school are miserable, her life at home is far worse as she struggles with taking care of her special needs brother and her alcoholic dad. When Savannah meets Cameron, he tries to break through all of the walls she’s built up around her. Soon, Savannah’s life starts falling apart even more and she’s not sure how much longer she can be stretched before she finally breaks.

Publishing Date: November 8th, 2016

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Time to grab a blanket, some hot tea, and open up some brand new reads this November!

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