Most Anticipated

Our Most Anticipated New YA Book Releases of August 2022

The summer heat has been absolutely grueling this year, but we have good news! First, the superior season, autumn, will soon be here. Second, while we can’t stop the heat, we can help you find ways to enjoy the last month of summer without stepping foot outside. From the comfort of your AC, check out these new YA romance, mystery, and magical reads releasing this month.  

Belladonna (Barnes & Noble YA Book Club Edition)

Belladonna (Barnes & Noble YA Book Club Edition)

Hardcover $14.24 $18.99

Belladonna (Barnes & Noble YA Book Club Edition)

Adalyn Grace

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Hardcover $14.24 $18.99

A gothic romance following a girl with Death constantly hovering nearby, Belladonna is the gripping story full of wealth, desire, and betrayal that will sweep readers up in its haunting tale from the very beginning! 

A gothic romance following a girl with Death constantly hovering nearby, Belladonna is the gripping story full of wealth, desire, and betrayal that will sweep readers up in its haunting tale from the very beginning! 

The Final Gambit (B&N Exclusive Edition) (Inheritance Games Series #3)

The Final Gambit (B&N Exclusive Edition) (Inheritance Games Series #3)

Hardcover $17.99 $18.99

The Final Gambit (B&N Exclusive Edition) (Inheritance Games Series #3)

Jennifer Lynn Barnes

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Hardcover $17.99 $18.99

In this thrilling finale to the Inheritance Games trilogy, readers head into the Hawthorne House for the last time, along with the arrival of a visitor who needs Avery’s help, a visitor who just might change everything. Join Avery and solve the last puzzle, where winning has to be the only option. 

In this thrilling finale to the Inheritance Games trilogy, readers head into the Hawthorne House for the last time, along with the arrival of a visitor who needs Avery’s help, a visitor who just might change everything. Join Avery and solve the last puzzle, where winning has to be the only option. 

Long Live the Pumpkin Queen: Tim Burton's The Nightmare Before Christmas (B&N Exclusive Edition)

Long Live the Pumpkin Queen: Tim Burton's The Nightmare Before Christmas (B&N Exclusive Edition)

Hardcover $14.99 $18.99

Long Live the Pumpkin Queen: Tim Burton's The Nightmare Before Christmas (B&N Exclusive Edition)

Shea Ernshaw

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Hardcover $14.99 $18.99

Nightmare Before Christmas fans rejoice! Long Live the Pumpkin Queen picks up where the beloved film left off, with Sally in her new role as the Queen of Halloween Town. This delightful return to The Nightmare Before Christmas universe is sure to appeal to fans old and new. 

Nightmare Before Christmas fans rejoice! Long Live the Pumpkin Queen picks up where the beloved film left off, with Sally in her new role as the Queen of Halloween Town. This delightful return to The Nightmare Before Christmas universe is sure to appeal to fans old and new. 

Nothing More to Tell

Nothing More to Tell

Hardcover $17.99 $19.99

Nothing More to Tell

Karen M. McManus

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Hardcover $17.99 $19.99

Another unputdownable Karen McManus book is here to send chills down our spines. All about the murderer who got away, a dream internship at a true-crime show, three students who found the body four years prior, and the one that lied to police are at the center of this mystery, and the murderer just might be closer than anyone ever thought. 

Another unputdownable Karen McManus book is here to send chills down our spines. All about the murderer who got away, a dream internship at a true-crime show, three students who found the body four years prior, and the one that lied to police are at the center of this mystery, and the murderer just might be closer than anyone ever thought. 

A Venom Dark and Sweet

A Venom Dark and Sweet

Hardcover $18.99

A Venom Dark and Sweet

Judy I. Lin

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Hardcover $18.99

The stunning conclusion to the Book of Tea duology, A Venom Dark and Sweet will steep readers in its pages full of magic as the journey to save the kingdom of Dàxi amidst invaders and as visions of war and bloodshed fill Ning’s nightmares. 

The stunning conclusion to the Book of Tea duology, A Venom Dark and Sweet will steep readers in its pages full of magic as the journey to save the kingdom of Dàxi amidst invaders and as visions of war and bloodshed fill Ning’s nightmares. 

Lightlark (B&N Exclusive Edition) (Book 1)

Lightlark (B&N Exclusive Edition) (Book 1)

Hardcover $15.99 $19.99

Lightlark (B&N Exclusive Edition) (Book 1)

Alex Aster

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Hardcover $15.99 $19.99

Fans of The Hunger Games will love this fantasy full of romantic complications, curses, and a centennial competition with the six rulers to break the curses plaguing their realms. And with secrets, lies, and betrayal only further complicated by killer love, it’s a fight to survive. 

Fans of The Hunger Games will love this fantasy full of romantic complications, curses, and a centennial competition with the six rulers to break the curses plaguing their realms. And with secrets, lies, and betrayal only further complicated by killer love, it’s a fight to survive. 

Wild Is the Witch

Wild Is the Witch

Hardcover $14.99 $18.99

Wild Is the Witch

Rachel Griffin

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This high-stakes contemporary fantasy set in the Pacific Northwest follows teenage witch Iris Gray after she accidently casts a curse with potentially dire consequences for the region’s witches and non-witches alike. Wild is the Witch is an original tale that incorporates magic, wildlife, and of course, a bit of romance into one stunning story. 

This high-stakes contemporary fantasy set in the Pacific Northwest follows teenage witch Iris Gray after she accidently casts a curse with potentially dire consequences for the region’s witches and non-witches alike. Wild is the Witch is an original tale that incorporates magic, wildlife, and of course, a bit of romance into one stunning story. 

All of Our Demise

All of Our Demise

Hardcover $14.99 $18.99

All of Our Demise

Amanda Foody , Christine Lynn Herman

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Fans of All of Us Villains run—All of Our Demise is the thrilling conclusion to the duology that will answer all of your burning questions and rip your heart out in one fell swoop. 

Fans of All of Us Villains run—All of Our Demise is the thrilling conclusion to the duology that will answer all of your burning questions and rip your heart out in one fell swoop. 

The Honeys

The Honeys

Hardcover $14.99 $18.99

The Honeys

Ryan La Sala

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Haunting, atmospheric, and completely mesmerizing, we dare you to put The Honeys down after you read the heart-pounding first chapter. Beware: this sun-drenched summer horror story won’t let you go until the very last page. 

Haunting, atmospheric, and completely mesmerizing, we dare you to put The Honeys down after you read the heart-pounding first chapter. Beware: this sun-drenched summer horror story won’t let you go until the very last page. 

The Drowned Woods

The Drowned Woods

Hardcover $14.99 $18.99

The Drowned Woods

Emily Lloyd-Jones

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Set in the same world as Emily Lloyd-Jones’ The Bone Houses, The Drowned Woods is an evocative dark fairy tale-like fantasy with roots in Welsh mythology that readers won’t want to miss. Oh, and did we mention that one of the best characters is a corgi? 

Set in the same world as Emily Lloyd-Jones’ The Bone Houses, The Drowned Woods is an evocative dark fairy tale-like fantasy with roots in Welsh mythology that readers won’t want to miss. Oh, and did we mention that one of the best characters is a corgi? 

The Feeling of Falling in Love

The Feeling of Falling in Love

Hardcover $14.99 $18.99

The Feeling of Falling in Love

Mason Deaver

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Ah, fake dating. A tale as old as time. The Feeling of Falling in Love gives this classic trope a fresh update with a heart-melting romance between two characters you can’t help but root for. Be warned—you won’t be able to put this one down once you start. 

Ah, fake dating. A tale as old as time. The Feeling of Falling in Love gives this classic trope a fresh update with a heart-melting romance between two characters you can’t help but root for. Be warned—you won’t be able to put this one down once you start.