Thursday, June 2, 2011

What's New: June Releases & Giveaways

Wow. Wow, guys! It's JUNE already!! So, of course, that means it's time for the What's New List & Giveaway here at Stories & Sweeties! :D As always, 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! So let's get started because it's a loooong list once again!

Oh, wait! First off, I want to announce last month's winner!
Elodie @ Once Upon A Quote!! Congrats, Elodie!

Ok, on with the list!!
June Releases:

Ashes, Ashes by Jo Treggiani
Bloodspell by Amalie Howard
Eternal Sea by Angie Frazier
Ladybird, Ladybird by Abra Ebner
Spoiled by Heather Cocks & Jessica Morgan
Vampire Stalker by Allison Van Diepen

Dark Heart Rising by Lee Monroe
Forgiven by Janet Fox
Ultraviolet by RJ Anderson

The Amanda Project 2: Revealed by Amanda Valentino & Peter Silsbee
Blood Red Road by Moira Young
City of Ice by Laurence Ye
Cleopatra Confesses by Carolyn Meyer
Don't Stop Now by Julie Halpern
Everlasting by Alyson Noel
Flying Blind: Dragon Diaries
by Deborah Cooke
Forgotten by Cat Patrick
Hereafter by Tara Hudson
He's So Not Worth It by Kieran Scott
Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs
My Undecided Life by Jessica Brody
Possesion by Elana Johnson
Ten Things We Did (and Probably Shouldn't Have) by Sarah Mlynowski
Tiger's Quest by Colleen Houck
The Waking: Spirits of Noh by Thomas Randall

How I Stole Johnny Depp's Alien Girlfriend by Gary Ghislain
Sirenz by Charlotte Bennardo & Natalie Zaman
What We Keep is Not Always What Will Stay by Amanda Cockrell

Brother/Sister by Sean Olin
Crossing Lines by Paul Valponi
Crush Control by Jennifer Jabaley
Displacement by Thalia Chaltas
Dragon Castle by Joseph Brachac
Fairy Bad Day by Amanda Ashby
The Forgotten Locket by Lisa Magnum
War and Watermelon by Rich Wallace
What Would My Cell Phone Do? by Micol Ostow
Z. Raptor by Steve Cole

From Bad To Cursed by Katie Alender
Belladonna by Mary Finn
The Chamber of Five by Michael Harmon
Countess Nobody by Lynn Kiele Bonasia
Dead End by Jason Myers
The Demon's Surrender by Sarah Rees Brennan
Hourglass by Myra McEntire
Imaginary Girls by Nova Sum Rena
The Lost Crown by Sarah Miller
The Lost Heiress by Catherine Fisher
Mission (Un)Popular by Anna Humphrey
Never Sit Down in a Hoopskirt and Other Things I Learned in Southern Belle Hell by Crickett Rumley
Ordinary Beauty by Laura Weiss
Paper Covers Rock by Jenny Hubbard
Passion by Lauren Kate
Sisterhood Everlasting by Ann Brashares
The Revenant by Sonia Gensler
Trial By Fire by Jennifer Lynn Barnes

Breath of Angel by Karyn Henley
Dead Rules by Randy Russell
Eden by Keary Taylor
Haunting Violet by Alyxandra Harvey
Long Story Short by Siobhan Parkinson
A Need So Beautiful by Suzanne Young
Shadowcry by Jenna Burtenshaw
Stolen Nights by Rebecca Maizel
Uncommon Criminals by Ally Carter
Vicious Little Darlings by Katherine Easer

The Day Before by Lisa Schroeder
Eternity by Heather Terrell
Fins are Forever by Tera Lynn Childs
Forbidden by Tabitha Suzuma
Legacy by Cayla Kluver
Sharks & Boys by Kristen Tracy
Spellbound by Cara Lynn Schultz
Torn by Erica O'Rourke
Withering Tights by Louise Rennison

The Ascension by Michael Carroll
Luminous by Dawn Metcalf

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

Giveaway Details: One winner will win a June Release of their choice! *see note below
• Contest ends at 11:59 PM, PST on June 30st, 2011.
• Must be 13 or older
• Open internationally. *International winners will be required to choose a book that is available through
• Please enter one time only for each monthly giveaway.


  1. I see a lot of nice titles I wanna look at :) Thanks for the giveaway btw :)

  2. Thanks for the awesome giveaway and list! So many awesome books coming out this month :)

  3. I'm so glad I won your giveaway Becky !! Thank you .. *HAPPY CREEPY DANCE* !!

  4. Sooooo many good books this month!! Aaaah, I want them all! lol

  5. This month has many awesome book releases. Thanks for the giveaway!

  6. Thank you for the giveaway:)

  7. I can't wait for Miss Peregrine's Home For Peculiar Children - have you seen the book trailer for that?! Creepy!

    Thanks for keeping a list each month! And thank you kindly for the giveaway.

  8. Woah there are a lot of June releases!! Thanks for the awesome giveaway, Becky :)

  9. Thanks a lot for the chance. so many great books!

  10. Thank you so much for this awesome giveaway! :D Fingers crossed! >_<

  11. Lots of awesome new books coming out this month! Thanks for the awesome round up of releases :-D

  12. Thank you so much alot of great books this month
    Great giveaway thanks for the chance!

  13. thanks for this great giveaway!=]