Tuesday, March 1, 2011

What's New: March Releases & Giveaway!

And here we go with the March edition of the Stories & Sweeties What's New feature!! Wow, this year is already slipping by way to fast..seems like I just posted the February list!! So, 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! And let me tell you now...this month is quite a doozy for book birthdays!!

March Releases:
Blood and Flowers by Penny Blubaugh
The Chaos by Rachel Ward
Clarity by Kim Harrington
Dark Mirror by M. J. Putney
Demonglass by Rachel Hawkins
Demon Song by Cat Adams
Falling Under by GwenHayes
Leap by Jodi Lundgren
Mermaid by Carolyn Turgeon
The Pirate Captain's Daughter by Eve Bunting
Rattled by Lisa Harrington
Strings Attached by Judy Blundell
Summer (Beautiful Dead 3) by Eden Maguire

Vespertine by Saundra Mitchell

Afterlife by Claudia Gray
Blink & Caution by Tim Wynne-Jones

Evercrossed by Elizabeth Chandler
Human.4 by Mike A. Lancaster
Hunt of the Unicorn by C.C. Humphreys
Illegal by Beth Restrepo
Jersey Tomatoes are the Best by maria Padian
Like Mandarin by Kirsten Hubbard
Piper's Son by Marlena Marchetta
The Queen of Water by Laura Resau

Miles from Ordinary by Carol Lunch Williams
Shimmer (A Riley Bloom Book) by Alyson Noel
Steel by Carrie Vaugh

Subway Girl by P.J. Converse

Chime by Frannie Billingsley
The Screaming Season by Nancy Holder

Between Shades of Gray by Ruta Sepetys
Dark and Hollow Places by Carrie Ryan
Invincible: The Chronicles of Nick 2 by Sherrilyn Kenyon
Nickel Plated by Aric Davis
Scorpia Rising : An Alex Rider Mission by Anthony Horowitz
Stones For My Father by Trilby Kent
Wither by Lauren DeStefano

Born at Midnight by C. C. Hunter
Entwined by Heather Dixon
Fury of the Phoenix by Cindy Pon

Department 19 by William Hill
Karma by Cathy Ostlere
Wake Unto Me by Lisa Cach

(links 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 March 31st, 2011.
• Must be 13 or older
• Open internationally. *International winners will be required to choose a book that is available through BookDepository.com.



  1. Thanks for this post !! I've added a lot of books to my wishlist : I'm going to sleep in the street but at least I'll have a lot of books (just kidding ..) ! =)
    A huge thank you for this giveaway and for making it international, that's really sweet !
    Thanks Becky ;)

  2. Thanx for the giveaway! Love the books that come out this month.

  3. Thanks for the giveaway!

  4. Oh I love books!! Can't wait to read so many of these!!

  5. Thanks for the list, you reminded me of a lot of books that I need to buy!

  6. Woohoo! Thank you very much! There are so many great book releases in March! Can't wait =D

  7. SO many amazing titles out in March! *dreamy sigh* You did forget one though! Burn Bright by Marianne de Pierres. Released March 1st (well, in Austalia... I'm guessing worldwide too?). It's a YA written by an Australian author and sounds so freaking awesome. Not to mention the gorgeous cover!

  8. Great month for book releases! Then again, I would probably think the same thing about every month of the year, haha. Thank you!

  9. thank you! more books on my wish list now D:

  10. @Brodie

    Thanks Brodie! I am really looking forward to Burn Bright, too! Right now it looks like it's only being released in Australia, and its not available at Book Depository. Hopefully they will soon, it does look amazing!

  11. Wow!! Great giveaway!! Thanks so much. Some amazing titles coming out in March! Thanks for the list I will definitely be adding some to my wishlist :)

  12. Wow what a list of books coming out in March!
    Thanks for the list forgot about some of those :)Alot to add to wishlist.

  13. Thanks so much for the giveaway! Looking forward to Falling Under and Vespertine! :)

  14. Thanks so much for the giveaway! Great list!

  15. THank you becky! Ohh, March has SO MANY awesome releases! =D

  16. thank you so much for the giveaway!

  17. Thank you so much. I wish my lucky charm works well

  18. Thanks a lot for the chance and have a wonderful week!