Tuesday, February 1, 2011

What's New: February Releases and Giveaway!

It's time again for the "What's New?" New Reads List & Giveaway feature here at Stories & Sweeties! Here you'll find a full list of the new releases in YA for the month, and entry to the giveaway. At the end of each month, one lucky winner will get to choose any new release as their prize! February is going to be a great month for new books...in just a few weeks, one of my most anticipated books of the year will be hitting shelves: Desires of the Dead by Kimberly Derting!!

February Releases:
Consumed by Kate Cann
Death Cloud (Young Sherlock Holmes) by Andrew Lane
Dark Moon: A Wereling Novel by Steve Feasey
Delirium by Lauren Oliver
The Demon Trapper's Daughter by Jana Oliver
Haunted by Joy Preble
Jenna & Jonah's Fauxmance by Brendan Halpin
The Trust by Tom Dolby
Waterfall (River of Time) by Lisa T. Bergren

Glitz by Philana Marie Boles
The Locket by Stacey Jay

Angry Young Man by Chris Lynch
Cloaked by Alix Finn
Cryer's Cross by Lisa McMann
Father of Lies by Ann Turner
Floating Island by Rachel Neumeier
Pink by Lily Wilkinson
So Shelly by Ty Roth
Where I Belong by Gwendolyn Heasley
Will Work for Prom Dress by Aimee Farris

Angel: A Maximum Ride Novel by James Patterson


Angelfire by Courney Allison Moulton
Desires of the Dead by Kimberly Derting
Rival by Sara Bennett Wheeler
Secrets and Shadows: A 13 to Life Novel by Shannon Delaney


Babe in Boyland by Jody Elizabeth Gehrman
Leverage by Joshua Cohen


Darkest Mercy by Melissa Marr
Darkness Becomes Her by Kelly Keaton
Haven by Kristi Cook
The Iron Thorn by Caitlin Kittredge
Orchards by Holly Thompson
A Touch Mortal by Leah Clifford
Tortall & Other Lands: A Collection of Tales by Tamora Pierce
Unnatural (An Archangel Academy Novel) by Michael Griffo
The Visconti House by Elsbeth Edgar
Wonderland by Joanna Nadin

Angels and Hunters (The Stoker Sisters #2) by Kailin Gow

(link go to Goodreads)
Please feel free to email me if you notice any YA titles missing! :)

Giveaway Details: One winner will win a February Release of their choice! *see note below
• Contest ends at 11:59 PM, PST on the February 28, 2011.
• Must be 13 or older
• Open internationally. *International winners will be required to choose a book that is available through BookDepository.com.



  1. Oh man, this month is a doozy. There are far too many books on that list I am absolutely not waiting patiently to read. Thank you for the reminders.

  2. I'm REALLY looking forward to Desires of the Dead AND Delirium releasing this month.
    Thanks for the listing and for the opportunity to enter this contest!

  3. 2011 is going to be a really good year for books! We've many good books every month! :D

  4. What a great list! Thanks for the giveaway!

  5. February does seem to be the month where a lot of awesome-sounding books are to be released! Thank you for this lovely (and generous!) giveaway :)

  6. Thanks so much for both the giveaway and the release dates. I have to start saving for all these books!

  7. Thanks very much for the awesome giveaway, Becky!

  8. Thanks for listing these and for the giveaway! I've already read Delirium (which I loved) and can't wait for Desires of the Dead.

  9. I'd choose Haven...I've already read Delirium and pre-ordered Where I Belong! Thanks for the giveaway!

  10. Thanks so much for the awesome giveaway! So many amazing books coming out this month :D

  11. Thanks for the giveaway! And the post with all the awesome releases for February!

  12. Yay, so many great books are published this year =D Thannk you for the giveaway :)

  13. I agree, this month has tonnes of awesome books being released in it! I'm so excited for Desires of the Dead! Thanks again for this awesome list of titles, and also for this epic giveaway :D


  14. Great list! I've got several of these on my wishlist. Thanks for the giveaway!

  15. Thanks for the giveaway!


  16. So many great giveaways this month! Looking forward to many of them! Thanks!

  17. Thanks so much for the giveaway! I'm looking forward to Delirium, The Demon Trapper's Daughter, Angelfire and Babe in Boyland! :)