TOP TEN TUESDAY – Our Most Anticipated Releases For The Second Half Of 2016

TOP TEN TUESDAY - Our Most Anticipated Releases For The Second Half Of 2016

Top Ten Tuesday is a weekly meme hosted by The Broke and the Bookish.
This week we get to talk about Our Most Anticipated Releases For The Second Half Of 2016. We are SO excited for these releases and can’t wait until we can read them.
P.S. We have a few more than 10, it was too hard to choose!

this savage song victoria schwab
(Anna (Review) & Chelsea’s (Review) Choice – )
To Have and To Hold Lauren Layne
(Jen’s Choice – Review)

1. This Savage Song (Monsters of Verity #1) by Victoria Schwab (Releases 07/05)This Savage Song, Victoria Schwab creates a gritty, seething metropolis, one worthy of being compared to Gotham and to the four versions of London in her critically acclaimed fantasy for adults, A Darker Shade of Magic. Her heroes will face monsters intent on destroying them from every side—including the monsters within.

2. To Have and to Hold (The Wedding Belles #1) by Lauren Layne (Releases 07/26) USA TODAY bestselling author Lauren Layne is the “queen of witty dialogue and sexy scenes” (Rachel Van Dyken)! Now, Sex and the City meets The Wedding Planner in The Wedding Belles, her sizzling brand new contemporary romance series about three ambitious wedding planners who can make any bride’s dream come true… but their own.

P.S. I Like You ps Kasie West
(Jen’s Choice)
a torch against the night sabaa tahir
(Chelsea’s Choice – Review)

3. P.S. I Like You by Kasie West (Releases 07/26) – While spacing out in Chemistry class, Lily scribbles some of her favorite song lyrics onto her desk. The next day, she finds that someone has continued the lyrics on the desk, and added a message to her. Intrigue! Soon, Lily and her anonymous pen pal are exchanging full-on letters — sharing secrets, recommending bands, and opening up to each other. Lily realizes she’s kind of falling for this letter writer. Only who is he? As Lily attempts to unravel the mystery, and juggle school, friends, crushes, and her crazy family, she discovers that matters of the heart can’t always be spelled out…

4. A Torch Against the Night (An Ember in the Ashes #2) by Sabaa Tahir (Releases 08/30) – The final book! The first book, An Ember in the Ashes, is a thought-provoking, heart-wrenching and pulse-pounding read. Set in a rich, high-fantasy world with echoes of ancient Rome, it tells the story of a slave fighting for her family and a young soldier fighting for his freedom.

A Shadow Bright and Burning Jessica Cluess
(Chelsea & Jen’s Choice)
stealing snow danielle paige
(Chelsea’s Choice)

5. A Shadow Bright and Burning (Kingdom on Fire #1) by Jessica Cluess (Releases 09/20) – I am Henrietta Howel. The first female sorcerer in hundreds of years. The prophesied one. Or am I? Exhilarating and gripping, Jessica Cluess’s spellbinding fantasy introduces a powerful, unforgettably heroine, and a world filled with magic, romance, and betrayal. Hand to fans of Libba Bray, Sarah J. Maas, and Cassandra Clare.

6. Stealing Snow (Stealing Snow #1) by Danielle Paige (Releases 09/20) – This breathtaking first volume begins the story of how Snow becomes a villain, a queen, and ultimately a hero.

crooked kingdom leigh bardugo
(Anna (Review), Chelsea (Review) & Laura’s Choice)
tell the truth shame the devil melina marchetta
(Anna’s Choice)

7. Crooked Kingdom (Six of Crows #2) by Leigh Bardugo (Releases 09/27) – The final book! In the first book, Six of Crows, it’s about six dangerous outcasts. One impossible heist. Kaz’s crew is the only thing that might stand between the world and destruction—if they don’t kill each other first.

8. Tell the Truth, Shame the Devil by Melina Marchetta (Releases 10/11) – In the wake of a devastating bombing, a father risks everything to find out who was responsible. A gripping fusion of literary suspense and family drama, TELL THE TRUTH, SHAME THE DEVIL is a fast-paced puzzle of a novel that will keep readers feverishly turning pages.

still life with tornado a.s. king
(Anna’s Choice – Review)
gemina amie kaufman jay kristoff
(Chelsea & Laura’s Choice)

9. Still Life with Tornado by A.S. King (Releases 10/11) – Insightful, heartbreaking, and ultimately hopeful, this is a vivid portrait of everyday abuse and survival that will linger with readers long after the last page.

10. Gemina (The Illuminae Files #2) by Amie Kaufman & Jay Kristoff (Releases 10/18) – The story continues! The first book, Illuminae, was told through a fascinating dossier of hacked documents—including emails, maps, files, IMs, medical reports, interviews, and more. This is a heart-stopping trilogy about lives interrupted, the price of truth, and the courage of everyday heroes.

heartless marissa meyer
(Anna’s Choice)
someone like you lauren layne oxford
(Jen’s Choice – Review)

11. Heartless by Marissa Meyer (Releases 11/08) – Long before she was the terror of Wonderland―the infamous Queen of Hearts―she was just a girl who wanted to fall in love.

12. Someone like You (Oxford #3) by Lauren Layne (Releases 12/06) – USA Today bestselling author Lauren Layne’s Oxford series concludes with the much-anticipated story of Lincoln Mathis and the one woman who can bring him to his knees.

So these are Our Most Anticipated Releases For The Second Half Of 2016. Are you excited about any of these books too? Or do you have other books that you can’t wait for their release?















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  1. AngelErin

    Great choices ladies!! I want to read so many of these. Crooked Kingdom, PS I Like You, Hwartless, Gemina, and etc. I hope y’all get to read the ones you are most anticipating and I hope you love them!! 😀😀
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    • Jen

      I always push everything aside when a must-read book releases, so I can’t wait! I hope you love them all too!

  2. Zoey @ Uncreatively Zoey

    I have a bunch of these on my list too! But ESPECIALLY CROOKED KINGDOM BECAUSE NOTHING ELSE MATTERS.
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    • Chelsea (Peril Please)

      KAZ. IS. EVERYTHING. I have to agree with you….this is my main focus until it’s impending release date. AGH!

      This list is pretty epic, too, though 😛

  3. Carrie

    I really want to read PS I Like You! My TTT

    • Jen

      Kasie West books are always so adorable and leave me feeling like I have a permanent smile on my face. Hopefully we’ll both adore Lily and have fun trying to figure out who her pen pal is! 🙂

  4. Priyanka

    We have quite a few books common in our lists!
    Check out my TTT
    PS: Love your blog so followed you via Bloglovin’!

    • Anna

      Thanks so much!! I’m gonna look at your list right now 😀

  5. JJ

    Heartless was on my list this week too!
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    • Anna

      YAY! I hope we won’t be disappointed!

  6. Lauren @ Always Me

    This Savage Song and Gemina are high on my tbr! Great list!
    Check out my TTT.

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