Crow's Nest: July-August Edition

Welcome to our very first Crow's Nest post! The Crow's Nest is where we share our favorite highlights from the YA industry.

July book releases


A selection of July releases that we're excited about:

Congratulations to:

  • Jessica Love for her book deal! She's co-writing a book called PUSH with Chelsie Hill for St. Martin's Press. Learn more here. Congrats, Jessica!
  • Dahlia Adler, who signed with Lana Popvic of Zachary Shuster Harmsworth! Read more on her blog. Congrats, Dahlia!
  • Natalie Whipple, whose book TRANSPARENT is getting a sequel! Learn more about BLINDSIDED on her blog. Congrats, Natalie!

YA in the Movies

The buzz of Comic-Con included a few YA reads-turned movies:

What's on the horizon

We've also put together a few of our favorite things to look forward to in August. 


August book releases

A selection of books we can't wait to get our hands on: 

YA Movies Opening in August

Because as much as we love YA books, who can pass up a YA book turned into a movie?!?

  • Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters, August 7th
  • Mortal Instruments: City of Bones, August 23

There are so many awesome things going on right now! What are you most excited about?

If there's something we missed - a book release you're excited about, or news you want to share - then let us know in the comments. Thank you!