It is day eight of 12 Days of Blogmas! Happy Saturday everyone! Thank you Swetlana @ The Caffeinated Bookworm Life, for sharing the 12 Days of Blogmas book event! The idea is to post every other day between December 2nd and December 24, so that you can have fun with some Christmas book posts and look back on what you read in 2017. I am on Day Eight: Top 8 Anticipated 2018 Releases. I honestly never know about books that are coming out, so I had to do some research for this one. Ask me about what 2018 movies I want to see and I can give you at least 3 off the top of my head though *cough* Black Panther, Avengers: Infinity War, and The Incredibles 2... But we are here for books! So here are some cool sounding books that will be released in 2018.
The Immortalists by Chloe Benjamin, January 9th – “If you were told the date of your death, how would it shape your present? It’s 1969 in New York City’s Lower East Side, and word has spread of the arrival of a mystical woman, a traveling psychic who claims to be able to tell anyone the day they will die. The Gold children—four adolescents on the cusp of self-awareness—sneak out to hear their fortunes…” from goodreads, read more here.
The Hazel Wood by Melissa Albert, January 30th – “Seventeen-year-old Alice and her mother have spent most of Alice’s life on the road, always a step ahead of the uncanny bad luck biting at their heels. But when Alice’s grandmother, the reclusive author of a cult-classic book of pitch-dark fairy tales, dies alone on her estate, the Hazel Wood, Alice learns how bad her luck can really get:…” from goodreads, read more here.
How To Stop Time by Matt Haig, February 6th – “A love story across the ages – and for the ages – about a man lost in time, the woman who could save him, and the lifetimes it can take to learn how to live.” from goodreads, read more here.
The Female Persuasion by Meg Wolitzer, April 3rd – “Greer Kadetsky is a shy college freshman when she meets the woman she hopes will change her life. Faith Frank, dazzlingly persuasive and elegant at sixty-three, has been a central pillar of the women’s movement for decades, a figure who inspires others to influence the world.” from goodreads, read more here.
Ship It by Britta Lundin, May 1st – “Claire is a sixteen-year-old fangirl obsessed with the show Demon Heart. FOREST is an actor on Demon Heart who dreams of bigger roles. When the two meet at a local Comic-Con panel, it’s a dream come true for Claire. Until the Q&A, that is, when Forest laughs off Claire’s assertion that his character is gay. Claire is devastated…” from goodreads, read more here.
Puddin’ (Dumplin’ #2) by Julie Murphy, May 8th – “It is a companion novel to Dumplin’, which follows supporting characters from the first book in the months after Willowdean’s star turn in the Clover City pageant.” from goodreads, read more here.
Legendary (Caraval #2) by Stephanie Garber, May 29th – “Stephanie Garber’s limitless imagination takes flight once more in the colorful, mesmerizing, and immersive sequel to the bestselling and breakout debut Caraval, following Scarlett’s younger sister, Tella, on a journey to the empire’s capital to fulfill a mysterious bargain.” from goodreads, read more here.
Warcross #2 by Marie Lu, ??? – I can’t find any kind of information on this but it keeps popping up on 2018 release lists on goodreads. So a girl can hope!
If you want to check out some more 2018 upcoming releases check out this Book Riot post.
Yay for new books!
Question for you:
What 2018 releases are you excited for? Could be books, TV shows, or movies! Please share in the comments.
Check out my other 12 Days of Blogmas posts here!