New Releases I’m Excited About: Fall 2019 Speculative & Young Adult Fiction

Posted August 29, 2019 by meezcarrie in Christian, contemporary, fantasy, historical, Most Anticipated Fall 2019, romance, YA / 6 Comments

Hi friends! It’s time for a new season of new books! SO MANY GREAT BOOKS! Today we’re looking at Fall 2019 Speculative & Young Adult New Releases.

Here is the schedule of posts for the week so you can zero in on your fave genre!

Tuesday: Contemporary Fiction (non-Amish & non-suspense)
Wednesday: Historical Fiction (non-Amish & non-suspense)
TODAY: Speculative/Young Adult
Friday: Mystery/Suspense
Saturday: Amish Fiction
Sunday: Non-Fiction

In my continued quest to streamline these posts and make them less overwhelming for me and for you, too (because, sweet mercy, that’s a lot of covers and links in one place lol) I’m only selecting a few I’m most giddy about to spotlight here and then I’ll also include a link to my Goodreads shelf with ALL the books I’m excited about for Fall. The shelves will stay up until the new year.?

spotlight on titles i’m most giddy about

(Stalking Jack the Ripper #4)
Kerri Maniscalco
JIMMY Patterson / September 10, 2019

In the shocking finale to the bestselling series that began with Stalking Jack the Ripper, Audrey Rose and Thomas are on the hunt for the depraved, elusive killer known as the White City Devil. A deadly game of cat-and-mouse has them fighting to stay one step ahead of the brilliant serial killer—or see their fateful romance cut short by unspeakable tragedy.

(The Lost Princesses #2)
Jody Hedlund
Northern Lights Press / September 24, 2019

A second princess. Another key to the treasure. And a cruel king desperate to squelch the growing rebellion. Raised in an isolated abbey, Lady Maribel desires nothing more than to become a nun and continue practicing her healing arts. She’s carefree and happy with her life…until a visitor comes to the abbey and reveals her true identity as one of the lost princesses. When King Ethelwulf’s army arrives at the abbey to capture Maribel, she flees with Edmund Chambers across the desolate Highlands in an attempt to reach Adelaide’s rebel army. Edmund can no longer hide his love for her, but can Maribel give up her dreams of becoming a nun to love him in return?

(Daughters of Peverell #1)
Hannah Currie
WhiteSpark Publishing / October 15, 2019

Brought to the palace as a newborn, the royal life bestowed upon Mackenna Sparrow was never meant to last forever. With Princess Alina engaged to be married, Mackenna’s presence as companion is no longer required and, like it or not, she must return to the birthright which should have been hers – that of a commoner. But not everyone at the palace wants her gone. When the truths she’s based her life on start crumbling as fast as her future, will she find the courage to trust – both herself and the prince she’s fallen in love with?

(The Lost Princesses #3)
Jody Hedlund
Northern Lights Press / October 29, 2019

The third lost princess. The final key to the treasure. And a battle for the throne. Growing up deep in the forest as a poor charcoal burner’s daughter, Emmeline has always known her identity as a princess of Mercia, and she lives in fear of being caught and killed. When her adopted father returns from town with news regarding the imminence of war, Emmeline has no wish to join the rebellion against King Ethelwulf. Forced into marriage with Prince Ethelrex, Emmeline has one goal—to escape. But Ethelrex takes his marriage vows seriously, including his promise to love and cherish his wife, and has no intention of letting Emmeline get away. As the battle for the throne rages, will the prince be able to win the battle for Emmeline’s heart?

Sara Ella
Thomas Nelson / November 12, 2019

There is more than one way to drown. When the worlds of three struggling teens (including one mermaid) collide, all three will do whatever it takes to survive, and Coral might even catch a prince in the process. But what—and who—must they leave behind for life to finally begin? Taking a new twist on Hans Christian Andersen’s beloved—yet tragic—fairy tale, Coral explores mental health from multiple perspectives, questioning what it means to be human in a world where humanity often seems lost.

(Hagenheim #10)

Melanie Dickerson
Thomas Nelson / December 3, 2019

In 1424 Hamlin, Katerina faces threats from all sides. An outbreak of rats has overtaken the town, a mysterious beast of unusual size appears to be stealing away the village’s children, and her stepfather, the mayor of Hamlin, is a dark presence inside the walls of her own home. Katerina is determined to hunt and kill the Beast of Hamlin herself before more lives are lost. When Steffan, the handsome but brash duke’s son with a less than admirable reputation, comes to town seeking glory and reward, Katerina reluctantly decides he might be the ally she’s been looking for. But there’s more to Steffan than she suspects, and she finds herself drawn to him despite her reluctance to trust any man.

An Austentacious Romance

Jennieke Cohen
HarperTeen / December 3, 2019

Lady Victoria Aston has everything she could want: an older sister happily wed, the future of her family estate secure, and ample opportunity to while her time away in the fields around her home. But now Vicky must marry—or find herself and her family destitute. Armed only with the wisdom she has gained from her beloved novels by Jane Austen, she enters society’s treacherous season. Sadly, Miss Austen has little to say about Vicky’s exact circumstances. Most unfortunately of all, Vicky’s books are silent on the topic of the mysterious accidents cropping up around her…ones that could prevent her from surviving until her wedding day.

(The Droseran Saga #1)

Ronie Kendig
Enclave / December 3, 2019

There’s a price on her head, and it has everything to do with the brand on her arm. After a catastrophic explosion, Kersei Dragoumis awakens in a derelict shuttle, alone, injured, and ignorant of the forbidden technology that has swept her into a nightmare. The brand she’s borne since childhood burns mysteriously, but the pain is nothing to that when she learns her family is dead and she is accused of their murders. Across the quadrants, Marco Dusan responds to the call of a holy order-not to join them, but to seek a bounty. Gifted-or cursed-with abilities that mark him a Kynigos, a tracker sworn to bring interplanetary fugitives to justice, Marco discovers this particular bounty has nothing to do with justice and everything to do with prophecy. One that involves the hunter as much as the hunted.

MY GOODREADS SHELF (fall 2019 speculative/ya Fiction)

my fave covers?




What about you? Which Fall 2019 Speculative & Young Adult New Releases did you add from my Goodreads shelf to yours? Which covers are your favorites?

If you don’t see your book mentioned here or in my goodreads list, I apologize! It’s impossible to keep up with all the books LOL! Please feel free to leave your release info for Christian / clean fiction in the comments 🙂

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6 responses to “New Releases I’m Excited About: Fall 2019 Speculative & Young Adult Fiction

  1. Dang it woman!!!! I really really want to read The Library of Lost Things and Dangerous Acceptance!!! Why do you keep tempting me? You are becoming my crack dealer!!!! Books are my crack and you keep making me look at these gorgeous covers and then I read the synopsis and it grabs my head and heart!!??

  2. What an amazing list to be part of! Most of these are on mine too (which is kind of a relief since I always wonder when reading these type of things how many more books I’m going to HAVE to track down to read. Dangerous, very dangerous ?) So many amazing YA coming out! Thanks so much for adding Heart of a Royal in!

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