Friday, January 2, 2015

Books I Want to Read in 2015!

A few months ago I did a 2015 Books I'm Looking Forward To post on the blog. I thought it would be fun to write another post now, because we're in January!

(I know I did this TTT topic a few weeks ago, too. But I didn't get to include all the books I'm looking forward to, and thought why not do another post?)

Books are listed below as Middle Grade Debut, YA Debut, Middle Grade, and YA.

Books are listed in order of release month, except for when I wasn't able to find what month it releases, then it's just listed at the bottom of Middle Grade Debut, YA Debut, Etc.

(And if I listed a book as a debut and it's not, I apologize.)

Middle Grade Debut:

Breaking the Ice by Gail Nall (January)

Villain Keeper by Laurie McKay (February)

Grounded: The Adventures of Rapunzel by Megan Morrison (April)

Valiant by Sarah McGuire (June)

Ruby Reinvented by Ronni Arno (Fall)

YA Debut:

The Boy Next Door by Katie Van Ark (January)

The Conspiracy of Us by Maggie Hall (January)

I'm Glad I Did by Cynthia Weil (January)

One of the Guys by Lisa Aldin (February)

Red Queen by Victoria Aveyard (February)

Inherit Midnight by Kate Kae Myers (February)

The Storyspinner by Becky Wallace (March)

Becoming Jinn by Lori Goldstein (April)

Tracked by Jenny Martin (May)

Love Fortunes and Other Disasters by Kimberly Karalius (May)

The Witch Hunter by Virginia Boecker (June)

Hello, I Love You by Katie M. Stout (June)

Madly by Amy Alward (August)

First and Then by Emma Mills (September)

Lock & Mori by Heather Petty (September)

Library Jumpers by Brenda Drake

Any Way You Slice It by Kristine Carlson Asselin

For the Record by Charlotte Huang (Fall)

Middle Grade:

How to Outswim a Shark Without a Snorkel by Jess Keating (January)

25 Roses by Stephanie Faris (January)

Next Top Villain by Suzanne Selfors (January)

Beastkeeper by Cat Hellisen (February)

Fish in a Tree by Linda Mullaly Hunt (February)

Colonial Madness by Jo Whittemore (February)

One Witch at a Time by Stacey Dekeyser (February)

Has Anyone Seen Jessica Jenkins? by Liz Kessler (February)

Lost in Paris by Cindy Callaghan (March)

The Penderwicks in Spring by Jeanne Birdsall (March)

Pieces and Players by Blue Balliet (March)


The Detective's Assistant by Kate Hannigan (April)

Stolen Magic by Gail Carson Levine (April)

Drive Me Crazy by Terra Elan McVoy (April)

The Friendship Riddle by Megan Frazer Blakemore (May)

The Forget-Me-Not Summer by Leila Howland (May)

The Stars of Summer by Tara Dairman (May)

You're Invited (RSVP #1) by Jen Malone and Gail Nall (May)

If I Were You by Leslie Margolis (May)

Operation Pucker Up by Rachele Alpine (July)

The Golden Specific by S. E. Grove (July)

Lost in Rome by Cindy Callaghan (August)

Dead Air by Michelle Scusterman (September)

Cross My Heart by Mari Mancusi (December)

Journey's End by Rachel Hawkins

I'm With Cupid by Anna Staniszewski

A Tale of Highly Unusual Magic by Lisa Papademetriou

Confidentially Yours by Jo Whittemore


Love on the Lifts (Follow Your Heart) by Jill Santopolo (January)

All Fall Down by Ally Carter (January)

Love, Lucy by April Linder (January)

Love is in the Air by A. Destiny and Alex Kahler (February)

Fish Out of Water by Natalie Whipple (February)

The Orphan Queen by Jodi Meadows (March)

Play On by Michelle Smith (April)

Sophomore Year is Greek to Me by Meredith Zeitlin (April)

Wrong About the Guy by Claire LaZebnik (April)

The Secrets of Attraction by Robin Constantine (April)

Trouble From the Start by Rachel Hawthorne (April)

Map to the Stars by Jen Malone (May)

The Summer After You and Me by Jennifer Salvato Doktorski (May)

Sparks in Scotland by A. Destiny and Rhonda Helms (May)

Lois Lane: Fallout by Gwenda Bond (May)

The Huntress of Thornbeck Forest by Melanie Dickerson (May)

The Fill-In Boyfriend by Kasie West (May)

Wild Hearts by Jessica Burkhart (May)

Illusionarium by Heather Dixon (May)

A School for Unusual Girls by Kathleen Baldwin (May)

Every Last Word by Tamara Ireland Stone (June)

Silver in the Blood by Jessica Day George (July)

Our Song by A. Destiny and Elizabeth Lenhard (July)

The Fixer by Jennifer Lynn Barnes (July)

Rebel Mechanics by Shanna Swendson (July)

Mechanica by Betsy Cornwell (August)

Court of Fives by Kate Elliot (August)

Ash & Bramble by Sarah Prineas (September)

Forever Winter by A. Destiny and Suzanne Young (November)

Bookishly Ever After by Isabel Bandeira (December)

The Trouble With Destiny by Lauren Morrill

Black Widow by Margaret Stohl

When I Wake by Elizabeth Norris

Truthwitch by Susan Dennard

All of these books look AMAZING! What books are you looking forward to this year? :)


  1. Hey, thanks for mentioning GROUNDED, Jessica! I'm delighted that it's on this great list of upcoming reads.

  2. Great list! I just added several to my TBR pile :)

  3. Thank you so much for including ANY WAY YOU SLICE IT on your list! I have a cover and a pub date now, April 7, 2015! I'm also adding several of these books to my TBR pile, thanks for putting it together!


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