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What's Coming Soon? January - April 2018



The end of 2017 is almost in sight and you know what that means… the chance to update your overflowing TBR pile with some exciting new 2018 titles! A brand new year means a brand new selection of books to fall head over heels for. Since we at MKB never want you to miss out on what we've got coming soon, we've pulled together a handy list of upcoming titles for you to fall in love with. YOU'RE WELCOME.

Check out the amazing titles we've got coming out between January – April 2018. We can't wait to hear what you think!

 

Open Your Heart by Gemma Cairney (11.01.18)

Everybody loved 2017's advice treasure trove OPEN, written by the multi-faceted uber talented Gemma Cairney. We wanted even more people to discover this 'best friend in a book' and so 2018 sees it publishing in two paperback volumes - so that it fits perfectly in your backpack for any emergency advice situations. Overflowing with honest and practical advice from Gemma Cairney and a whole host of trained professionals and real people, Open Your Heart covers mattters of the heart, from heartbreak and heartache to body image and everything in between. This book will help you learn to love your body, your friends and your family, and tell you what to do if things go wrong.

This is the only guide you'll ever need on how to love your life and love yourself.

I Am Thunder by Muhammad Khan (25.01.18)

I am thunder . . . and I won't keep quiet.  

We are honoured to be publishing I Am Thunder, a stunning debut novel about a shy girl trying to find her place in the world is forced to stand up and be heard when she uncovers a dangerous secret.

Fifteen-year-old Muzna Saleem’s life has already been planned out for her by her parents. So no one is more surprised than Muzna when high school hottie, Arif Malik, takes an interest in her.  But as Arif begins to lead Muzna down a dark path, she faces a terrible choice: keep quiet and betray her beliefs, or speak up and betray her heart?

Debut author Muhammad Khan is one to watch and this timely, thought-provoking novel will have you asking: how far would you go to stand up for what you believe?

 

Goodbye, Perfect by Sara Barnard (08.02.18)

When I was wild, you were steady . . .now you are wild, what am I?

When Eden McKinley’s solid and steady straight-A best friend, Bonnie, runs away with a guy Eden knows nothing about – and who’s the last person she would have suspected – it’s a bit of a surprise.

But there’s no way she’s going to be betray her best friend and tell anyone Bonnie’s location. Not even when she’s faced with police questioning, suspicious parents and her own growing doubts.

As the days pass and things begin to unravel, Eden is forced to question everything she thought she knew about the world, her best friend and herself.

Sara Barnard is one of UKYA's national treasures, and Goodbye, Perfect makes a perfect addition to your bookshelves alongside her previous novels, Beautiful Broken Things and A Quiet Kind of Thunder.

 

Children of Blood and Bone by Tomi Adeyemi (08.03.18)

They killed my mother. They took our magic. They tried to bury us. Now we rise.
 
Zélie Adebola remembers when the soil of Orïsha hummed with magic. Burners ignited flames, Tiders beckoned waves, and Zélie’s Reaper mother summoned forth souls. But everything changed the night magic disappeared. Under the orders of a ruthless king, maji were targeted and killed, leaving Zélie without a mother and her people without hope.
 
Now Zélie has one chance to bring back magic and strike against the monarchy. With the help of a rogue princess, Zélie must outwit and outrun the crown prince, who is hell-bent on eradicating magic for good. 
 
Danger lurks in Orïsha, where snow leoponaires prowl, and vengeful spirits wait in the waters. Yet the greatest danger may be Zélie herself as she struggles to control her powers - and her growing feelings for an enemy.

Inspired by Nigerian mythology, Children of Blood and Bone is the most anticipated YA fantasy novel of the year, soon to be a major motion picture, from debut author Tomi Adeyemi.

 

Out of the Blue by Sophie Cameron (22.03.18)

When angels start falling from the sky, it seems like the world is ending. But for Jaya the world ended when her mother died, two weeks before the first angel fell.

Intent on catching an angel alive, Jaya’s father uproots the family to Edinburgh. Jaya’s determined to stay out of his angel search, but when an angel lands at her feet she has a choice to make. This is the first angel to survive landing and Jaya can either hand her over to her father… or help her find her way home.

Out of the Blue is a gorgeous, lyrical debut novel from Scottish author Sophie Cameron. Set against the background of the Edinburgh festival, this book explores grief, fear and love – and finding your place in this world as angels drop out of another.

 

Renegades by Marissa Meyer (05.04.18)

She wants vengeance.

He wants justice.

Nova has a reason to hate the Renegades. They didn’t manage to keep her family alive and yet they’re seen as champions of justice, a symbol of hope and courage to everyone … except the villains they overthrew.

But as she gets closer to the Renegades in her mission for vengeance, she meets Adrian, a Renegade boy who believes in justice—and in Nova. But Nova’s allegiance is to a villain who has the power to end them both.

New from Marissa Meyer, author of the #1 New York Times–bestselling Heartless, comes a high-stakes world of adventure, passion, danger, and betrayal.

 

Genesis by Brendan Reichs (19.04.18)

The sixty-four members of Fire Lake’s sophomore class are trapped in a place where morals have no meaning, and zero rules apply. But Noah’s deaths have trained him to lead the strongest in the group into the future – at any cost.

In a violent world where brute force passes for leadership, it’s tempting just to let everyone else fight it out. But Min’s instincts rebel against allowing others to decide who lives and who dies. Survival isn’t enough.

Min’s ready to fight for what she believes in. And against anyone who might stand in her way.

Genesis is the nail-biting sequel to The New York Times bestselling Nemesis.
 

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