2017 Hot Releases

I’ve already started looking towards 2017 releases as galleys come through the office and into my personal collection, so it must be time to share those titles I’m excited to read in 2017!  And, like 2016 titles, I’ll try to make sure I update this list whenever I post new reviews to include those links.


3rd-Windwitch by Susan Dennard**

The Cursed Queen by Sarah Fine

Breath of Fire by Amanda Bouchet (Pre-ordered!)**

Maresi by Maria Turtschaninoff

10th-RoseBlood by A.G. Howard

The Bear and the Nightingale by Katherine Arden*

The Alchemists of Loom by Elise Kova (Pre-ordered!)**

The Burning Page by Genevieve Cogman*

17th-Frostblood by Elly Blake

Carve the Mark by Veronica Roth

25th-Avatar: The Last Airbender – North and South, Part Two by Gene Luen Yang**

31st-Dawn Study by Maria V. Snyder**

Wires and Nerves, Volume 1 by Marissa Meyer**

Caraval by Stephanie Garber*

The Dark Days Pact by Alison Goodman*

The Crystal Ribbon by Celeste Lim*

Crossroads of Canopy by Thoraiya Dyer**

Binti: Home by Nnedi Okorafor**


7th-Wintersong by S. Jae-Jones

The Turn: The Hollows Begins with Death by Kim Harrison**

King’s Cage by Victoria Aveyard

Wanted by Betsy Schow*

Empress of a Thousand Skies by Rhoda Belleza

Squirrel Meets World (Squirrel-Girl) by Shannon Hale

All Our Wrong Todays by Elan Mastai

The Dinosaur (Love #4) by Frederic Brremaud

9th-Ariadnis by Josh Martin**

14th-The Wish Granter by C.J. Redwine**

Gilded Cage by Vic James

21st-Long May She Reign by Rhiannon Thomas*

The Dragon’s Price by Bethany Wiggins*

28th-Lifeblood by Gena Showalter

The Beast is an Animal by Peternelle van Arsdale*

Firebrand by Kristen Britain**

Daughter of the Pirate King by Tricia Levenseller**

One Blood Ruby by Melissa Marr*


7th-Silence Fallen by Patricia Briggs**

The Bone Witch by Rin Chupeco**

Souljacker by Yasmine Galenorn

Tricked by Jen Calonita*

14th-Dragonwatch by Brandon Mull*

Hunted by Megan Spooner*

The End of Oz by Danielle Paige*

Brother’s Ruin by Emma Newman**

The White Road of the Moon by Rachel Neumeier*

21st-Shadow Run by AdriAnne Strickland*

28th-Strange the Dreamer by Laini Taylor** (UK edition pre-ordered!)

Blood Rose Rebellion by Rosalyn Eves

A Crown of Wishes by Roshani Chokshi*

The Gauntlet by Karuna Riazi*


4th-Red Sister by Mark Lawrence*

A Dance Like Flame by Tammy Blackwell

Prisoner of Ice and Snow by Ruth Lauren

Waters of Salt and Sin by Alisha Klapheke**

Redder Than Blood by Tanith Lee

11th-Spindle Fire by Lexa Hillyer*

Dream Magic by Joshua Khan**

The Star Thief by Lindsey Becker*

18th-Keeper of the Dawn by Dianna Gunn

The Dastardly Miss Lizzie by Viola Carr**

Xander and the Dream Thief by Margaret Dilloway

25th-Once Upon a Time: Regina Rising by Wendy Toliver**

Skullsworn by Brian Staveley**

30th-Final Girls by Mira Grant**


2nd-A Court of Wings and Ruin by Sarah J. Maas** (Pre-ordered!)

The Black Witch by Laurie Forest** (Pre-ordered!)

The Sand Warrior by Mark Siegel

9th-Avatar: The Last Airbender – North and South, Part Three by Gene Luen Yang**

A Face Like Glass by Frances Hardinge*

Deadmen Walking by Sherrilyn Kenyon**

Jovienne by Linda Robertson

16th-The Crown’s Fate by Evelyn Skye

Flame in the Mist by Renee Ahdieh** (Pre-ordered!)

The Empire’s Ghost by Isabelle Steiger

Coral & Bone by Tiffany Daune**

23rd-River of Teeth by Sarah Gailey*

30th-Dark Breaks the Dawn by Sara B. Larson*

Royal Bastards by Andrew Shvarts*

Dragons’ Green by Scarlett Thomas*

Lightning in the Blood by Marie Brennan**


1st-The Hundredth Queen by Emily R. King** (Pre-ordered!)

Show Stopper by Hayley Barker

6th-Song of the Current by Sarah Tolcser*

Dividing Eden by Joelle Charbonneau

You Can’t Win Them All, Rainbow Fish by Marcus Pfister

The Broken Ones by Danielle L. Jensen

The Evaporation of Sofi Snow by Mary Weber**

13th-Down Among the Sticks and Bones by Seanan McGuire**

Roar by Cora Cormack** (Pre-ordered!)

The Bone Queen by Alison Croggon*

The Fallen Kingdom by Elizabeth May**

Julia Defiant by Catherine Egan**

The Prey of Gods by Nicky Drayden*

20th-Godblind by Anna Stephens*

Blood Rose by Danielle Rose**

Rise of the Sea Witch by Stacey Rourke**

The Spawn of Lilith by Dana Fredsti

27th-The Waking Land by Callie Bates*

The Queen of Swords by R.S. Belcher


4th-The Disappearances by Emily Bain Murphy

The Reluctant Queen by Sarah Beth Durst**

Heroine Worship by Sarah Kuhn**

11th-Ash and Quill by Rachel Caine*

The Dragons of Nova by Elise Kova**

The Savage Dawn by Melissa Grey

Monstress Vol. 2: The Blood by Marjorie Liu** (Pre-ordered!)

Because You Love to Hate Me: 13 Tales of Villainy by Ameriie

18th-The Last Magician by Lisa Maxwell*

The Library of Fates by Aditi Khorana

21st-The Crowns of Croswald by D.E. Night**

25th-Daughter of the Burning City by Amanda Foody*

The Five Daughters of the Moon by Leena Likitalo

The Apprentice Witch by James Nicol

In 27 Days by Alison Gervais


1st-Venturess by Betsy Cornwell*

Urban Enemies by Joseph Nassise

8th-Shimmer and Burn by Mary Taranta*

The Epic Crush of Genie Lo by F.C. Yee*

Heathen Vol. 1 by Natasha Alterici

15th-Wicked Like a Wildfire by Lana Popovic*

Call of Fire by Beth Cato

22nd-The Tiger’s Watch by Julia Ember

Swarm and Steel by Michael R. Fletcher**

Beast & Crown by Joel Ross

29th-Mask of Shadows by Linsey Miller*

Wonder Woman: Warbringer by Leigh Bardugo*

An Alchemy of Masques and Mirrors by Curtis Craddock**

Thornhill by Pam Smy


5th-Girls Made of Snow and Glass by Melissa Bashardoust*

Godsgrave by Jay Kristoff**

Even the Darkest Stars by Heather Fawcett**

Tower of Dawn by Sarah J. Maas** (Pre-ordered)

The Brightest Fell by Seanan McGuire**

Skyfarer by Joseph Brassey

The Glass Town Game by Catherynne M. Valente

12th-Fireblood by Elly Blake

Before She Ignites by Jodi Meadows

The Night Garden by Polly Horvath

19th-A Poison Dark and Drowning by Jessica Cluess*

Quests of Glory by Soman Chainani**

One Dark Throne by Kendare Blake**

Rise of the Jumbies by Tracey Baptiste

26th-An Enchantment of Ravens by Margaret Rogerson*

The Language of Thorns by Leigh Bardugo** (Pre-ordered!)

The Fire Queen by Emily R. King** (Pre-ordered!)

Wishtree by Katherine Applegate

Invictus by Ryan Graudin

The Black Tides of Heaven by J.Y. Yang**

M.F.K. Book One by Nilah Magruder


3rd-The Tiger’s Daughter by K. Arsenault Rivera**

A Shiver of Snow and Sky by Lisa Lueddecke*

Akata Warrior by Nnedi Okorafor

The Last Namsara by Kristen Ciccarelli**

The Adventurer’s Guild by Zack Loran Clark

10th-Forest of a Thousand Lanterns by Julie C. Dao** (Pre-ordered!)

Tentacle and Wing by Sarah Porter

Last Star Burning by Caitlin Sangster*

17th-The Legend of Shadow High by Shannon and Dean Hale*

Scion of the Fox by S. M. Beiko*

Sun Warrior by P.C. Cast**

24th-The Glass Spare by Lauren DeStefano

The Tethered Mage by Melissa Caruso*

The Afterlife of Holly Chase by Cynthia Hand

31st-Tortall: A Spy’s Guide by Tamora Pierce**

The Scarecrow Queen by Melinda Salisbury**

The Tea Dragon Society by Katie O’Neill**

Nevermoor: The Trials of Morrigan Crow by Jessica Townsend*

Beasts Made of Night by Tochi Onyebuchi*

The Secret of Nightingale Wood by Lucy Strange

Wolves and Roses by Christina Bauer*


7th-Renegades by Marissa Meyer**

Terminal Alliance by Jim C. Hines*

The Speaker by Traci Chee*

The Lost Frost Girl by Amy Wilson

Otherworld by Jason Segel and Kirsten Miller

Sisters of Glass by Naomi Cyprus

14th-The City of Brass by S.A. Chakraborty*

Whichwood by Tahereh Mafi

Seventh Decimate by Stephen R. Donaldson*

The Nine by Tracy Townsend**

21st-Winter of Ice and Iron by Rachel Neumeier*


5th-The Fall of the Readers by Django Wexler

The Rebels of Gold by Elise Kova** (pre-ordered!)

26th-The Young Queens by Kendare Blake**