April showers bring May flowers! Get ready this May for some new YA releases! Check out the list below to see what popular books are being most talked about this month.


Nigeria Jones

Ibi Zoboi

Available May 9th!

A bold, powerful YA coming-of-age story that explores race, feminism, and complicated family dynamics. 

Cherish (Crave #6)

Tracy Wolff

Available May 20th!

The final chapter to the massive #1 New York Times bestselling series, don't miss this epic conclusion of the series that spawned a phenomenon! Vampires, dragons, and gargoyles, oh my!

Imogen, Obviously

Becky Albertalli

Available Now!

Looking for a romantic comedy that explores sexuality, identity, and friendship all mashed together with incredible humor? This may be the book for you!

Fake Dates and Mooncakes

Sher Lee

Available May 16th!

Heartstopper meets Crazy Rich Asians in this joyful comedy about an aspiring chef who tries to discover the recipe for love by fake-dating a handsome customer!

The Isles of the Gods

Amie Kaufman

Available Now!

Love magic, romance, and slumbering gods? Great! This novel is just the start of a new fantasy series that's sure to be a thrilling ride.

The Sun and the Star

Rick Riordan and Mark Oshiro

Available Now! 

Who's been missing the world of Percy Jackson? Check out this new thrilling adventure all about Nico Di Angelo, the son of Hades.

Lying in the Deep

Diana Urban

Available Now!

Looking for a suspenseful thriller with jaw-dropping twists you never saw coming? This might be the book you've been looking for!

I'm Not Supposed to Be in the Dark

Riss M. Neilson

Available May 9th!

This book will haunt you with magical family secrets, broken friendships, and spirit possession!


Check them out in our SWAN catalog once they’re available!