It's only the 2nd, so it's not too late to wish everyone Happy New Year again. But it's also the 2nd, which means it's not too early to be getting back to work. Woo!
To kick off the new year with a bang, I'm going to take a look at the month's five most hyped YA releases.
This is a fresh take on YA not focused on romance, empowerment or sending a message, but a fine-tuned coming of age story against a backdrop of sci-fi badassery.
You don't have to be a fan of Ariana Grande to enjoy this lovely tag created by Ngoza.
In Muse of Nightmares, Laini Taylor has crafted an imaginative, one of a kind, intensely readable book that challenges every tradition of what heroes and villains should be like.