These books are being released in March 2013. They fit into the YA Dystopian and Post-Apocalyptic genres.
For other new releases, please see the links at the bottom of the article. Stay tuned for more March releases. Alternatively, more March releases can be found on the goodreads.com list.
Books in this list:
- “The Culling” (The Torch Keeper #1) by Steven dos Santos
- “Fox Forever” (Jenna Fox Chronicles #3) by Mary E. Pearson
- “MILA 2.0” (MILA 2.0 #1) by Debra Driza
- “Orleans” by Sherri L. Smith
- “Requiem” (Delirium #3) by Lauren Oliver
- “The Summer Prince” by Alaya Dawn Jognson
- “Wasteland” by Susan Kim and Laurence Klavan
This list only contains brief summaries of the stories. For more information and reviews, please check out the individual titles on goodreads.com. You can purchase any of the March 2013 releases from amazon.com.
The Culling (The Torch Keeper #1)
Title: “The Culling” (The Torch Keeper #1)
Author: Steven dos Santos
Release date: March 8, 2013
Length: 421 pages
For Lucky Spark, Recruitment Day means being forced to become one of five Recruits to join the ruthless task force run by the Establishment. If he fails out at any level of violent training, he must choose one family member to die. For Lucky, that’s his four-year-old brother, and only living relative, Cole. As Lucky trains, he finds himself attracted to other Recruit, Digory. Caring for another Recruit can be extremely dangerous, and Lucky learns that the consequences can be deadly.
Fox Forever (Jenna Fox Chronicles #3)
Title: “Fox Forever” (Jenna Fox Chronicles #3)
Author: Mary E. Pearson
Release Date: March 19, 2013
Length: 304 pages
Publisher: Henry Holt and Co.
After 260 years of disembodiment, Locke Jenkins has a new body. Prior to moving on with his new life, he has to return the Favor he accepted from the Network, the resistance group. Locke must gain the trust of Raine, a daughter to a government official. Soon, he finds himself deep in the world of the resistance, and intertwined with Raine’s life. Locke finds that true humanity takes more than just flesh and blood.
MILA 2.0 (MILA 2.0 #1)
Title: “MILA 2.0” (MILA 2.0 #1)
Author: Debra Driza
Release date: March 12, 2013
Length: 480 pages
Publisher: Katherine Tegen Books
Mila was living with her mother in a small town when she remembers her past and learns the truth about her identity – neither of which were supposed to happen. Now, she knows too much and has to run from dangerous operatives and a mysterious group who wants to unlock her technology. Evading enemies doesn’t help Mila cope with who she really is and everything she’s had to leave behind. However, everything she can do is beyond anyone’s expectations, and that might just save her life.
Author: Sherri L. Smith
Release date: March 7, 2013
Length: 336 pages
Publisher: Putnam Juvenile
After the hurricanes brought about Delta Fever, the Gulf Coast was quarantined. Years later, everyone assumes that life in the Delta is dead, but instead, it’s now a primitive society. Fen de la Guerre is living with an O-Positive tribe when they are ambushed. Fen is left alive with her tribe leader’s newborn. Determined to get the baby a better life, Fen meets Daniel, a scientist from the Outer States who snuck into the Delta. Together, they must navigate the wasteland of Orleans, as they are each other’s last hope.
Requiem (Delirium #3)
Title: “Requiem” (Delirium #3)
Author: Lauren Oliver
Release date: March 5, 2013
Length: 400 pages
The government can no longer deny the existence of Invalids and Regulators have been sent to the borderlands to stamp out the rebels. Lena is now at the center of the rebellion and deep in the fight within the Wilds. She must deal with her new love, and her first love whom she thought was dead. Meanwhile, her old best friend, Hana, lives a loveless life in Portland, as the fiancee to the young mayor. Told from both perspectives, the girls live in a world that divides them until their stories finally converge.
The Summer Prince
Title: “The Summer Prince”
Author: Alaya Dawn Johnson
Release date: March 1, 2013
Length: 304 pages
Publisher: Arthur A. Levine
June Costa creates art in hopes of making her legendary in the lush city of Palmares Tres. When she meets Enki, the new Summer King, her dreams of fame turn into something more. The whole city falls for him, but to June, Enki is a fellow artist. Together, they stage explosive projects that add fuel to the growing rebellion against the strict limitations on new tech set by the government. June falls deeply in love with Enki, but like all Summer Kings before him, he will die.
Authors: Susan Kim and Laurence Klavan
Release date: March 29, 2013
Length: 352 pages
The wasteland is a bleak place. At fifteen, the citizens of Prin must marry, and at seventeen, reproduce. They get two years to be parents before they die at nineteen. Esther thinks there’s more to life than toiling it away on assignments. She doesn’t care that her variant best friend is considered the enemy. She barely worries about Levi, the controller of the Source, and the Taser boys who might come after her if she even blinks wrong. But when she meets Caleb, Esther has to wonder, is there another way to fight for survival?