Tuesday, 5 January 2016

Most Anticipated: January to June 2016

It's time for one of my most favourite posts where I highlight all of the books I'm most excited to read that are coming out in the next six months!


Never Evers, Lucy Ivison and Tom Ellen (7th, Chicken House)

The It Girl: Team Awkward, Katy Birchall (7th, Egmont)

Judged, Liz de Jager (14th, Tor)

Maresi, Maria Turtschaninoff (14th, Pushkin)

Front Lines, Michael Grant (28th, Electric Monkey)

Waiting for Callback, Perdita and Honor Cargill (28th, S&S)

How Not to Disappear, Clare Furniss (28th, S&S)

Dumplin’, Julie Murphy (28th, Harper 360)


The Wicked and the Divine Volume 3: Commercial Suicide, McKelvie, Gillen, Wilson and Cowles (3rd, Image Comics)

Rebel of the Sands, Alwyn Hamilton (4th, Faber & Faber)

Glass Sword, Victoria Aveyard (9th, Harper Teen [US])

Jonathan Unleashed, Meg Rosoff (11th, Bloomsbury)

A Gathering of Shadows, VE Schwab (23rd, Titan Books)

Night Study, Maria V Snyder (25th, MiraINK)

Did I Mention I Miss You?, Estelle Maskame (25th, Black and White Publishing)

Radio Silence, Alice Oseman (25th, HarperCollins)

The Mystery of the Jewelled Moth, Katherine Woodfine (25th, Egmont)


Blood Passage, Heather Demetrios (1st, Balzer and Bray [US])

Midnight Bites, Rachel Caine (1st, Alison and Busby)

The Raven King, Maggie Stiefvater (3rd, Scholastic)

Crush, Eve Ainsworth (3rd, Scholastic)

Lady Midnight, Cassandra Clare (8th, S&S)

Walk the Edge, Katie McGarry (10th, Mira Ink)

After the Last Dance, Sarra Manning (10th, Sphere)

The Winner’s Kiss, Marie Rutkoski (24th, Bloomsbury)

Jolly Foul Play, Robin Stevens (24th, Puffin)


When We Collided, Emery Lord (5th, Bloomsbury)

Tell the Wind and Fire, Sarah Rees Brennan (5th, Clarion Books [US])

The Glittering Court, Richelle Mead (5th, Razorbill)

Zom-B Goddess, Darren Shan (7th, S&S)

Desolation, Derek Landy (7th, Harper Collins)

The Map of Bones, Francesca Haig (7th, Harper Voyager)

Nightwanderers, CJ Flood (21st, S&S)

The Sleeping Prince, Melinda Salisbury (26th, Scholastic)


A Court of Mist and Fury, Sarah J Maas (3rd, Bloomsbury)

The Crown, Kiera Cass (3rd, Harper Collins)

The Rose and the Dagger, Renee Ahdieh (3rd, Putnam [US])

The Unexpected Everything, Morgan Matson (3rd, S&S [US])

The Square Root of Summer, Harriet Reuter Hapgood (5th, Macmillan)

Mystery and Mayhem, The Crime Club (5th, Egmont)

The Girl of Ink and Stars, Kiren Millwood Hargrave (5th, Chicken House)

The One We Fell in Love With, Paige Toon (19th, S&S)


Girl Out of Water, Nat Luurtsema (2nd, Walker)

The Other Alice, Michelle Harrison (2nd, S&S)

This Savage Song, VE Schwab (7th, Titan [US cover])

You Know Me Well, Nina LaCour and David Levithan (7th, Macmillan)

Summer Days and Summer Nights, ed. Stephanie Perkins (16th, Macmillan [US cover])

What are your most anticpated reads from the first half of 2016?



  1. So many pretties! I am really excited for Never Evers, Glass Sword and Midnight Bites :)

  2. Fantastic picks! So many of these I am anticipating too, the start of 2016 is awesome for books.


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