Check out these new books on the YA shelf for October!
A Heart in a Body in the World by Deb Caletti – Annabelle is a runner. She finds solace in the rhythm of her feet as she moves across the pavement, and eventually across the country, trying to outrun a trauma she can’t escape.
The Echo Room by Parker Peevyhouse – Rett Ward knows how to hide. He’s had six years of practice at Walling Home, the state-run boarding school where he learned how to keep his head down to survive. But when Rett wakes up locked in a small depot with no memory of how he got there, he can’t hide.
Pride by Ibi Aanu Zoboi – With four wild sisters pulling her in different directions, cute boy Warren vying for her attention, and college applications hovering on the horizon–Zuri fights to find her place in Bushwick’s changing landscape, or lose it all.
The Prodigy by John Feinstein – Seventeen-year-old Frank Baker is a golfing phenom. He’s set to earn a full-ride scholarship to play at the university of his choice, but his single dad wants him to skip college and turn pro. Golf has taken its toll on the family bank account, and his dad is eager to start cashing in on his son’s prowess. Frank knows he isn’t ready for life on the pro tour — regardless of the potential riches.
Sadie by Courtney Summers – Sadie disappears from her small Colorado town, chasing her sister’s killer. A true-crime podcast tells the story of Sadie’s disappearance. Told from alternating perspectives.
Wildcard by Marie Lu – Emika Chen barely made it out of the Warcross Championships alive. Now that she knows the truth behind Hideo’s new NeuroLink algorithm, she can no longer trust the one person she’s always looked up to, who she once thought was on her side.
Are any of them on your TBR list?