We have all been there. A new popular book comes out, and we put our names on the hold list. Even the digital copies can have a wait time of a few weeks. What do we read in the meantime? Below you will find New York Times YA Best Sellers list, with alternative titles from our collection to tide you over while you wait. All of these alternate titles were selected using the Novelist Plus library database, and the list was pulled from the New York Times Young Adult Hardcover bestseller list.
1. 11 WEEKS ON THE LIST
by Rebecca Ross
Two young rival journalists find love through a magical connection.
1. Wicked Saints by Emily A. Duncan
2. The Girl who Fell Beneath the Sea by Axie Oh
3. Strange the Dreamer by Laini Taylor
2. 2 WEEKS ON THE LIST
by Adalyn Grace
Fate, Death's brother, is determined to have Signa for himself at any cost.
Sequel to Belladonna
1. Kingdom of Souls by Rena Barron
2. The Never Tilting World by Rin Chupeco
3. The Girl Who Fell Beneath The Sea by Axie Oh
3. 18 WEEKS ON THE LIST
by Alice Oseman
Tori Spring is determined to find out who's behind the blog called Solitaire, which has caused serious pranks at her school.
1. When We Were Magic by Gailey, Sarah
2. Factory Girls: a Novel by Gallen, Michelle
3. A Beginners Guide to Murder by Stopps, Rosalind
4. NEW THIS WEEK
HOUSE OF MARIONNE
by J. Elle
To flee assassins and hide the dark magic within her, Quell takes refuge at the House of Marionne with her grandmother.
1. Nightbirds by Kate Armstrong
2. Three Dark Crowns by Kendare Blake
3. Year of the Reaper by Makiia Lucier
5. NEW THIS WEEK
HER RADIANT CURSE
by Elizabeth LimKnopf
A curse changes the lives of two sisters.
1. Girl, Serpent, Thorn by Melissa Bashardoust
2. A Song of Wraiths and Ruin by Roseanne A. Brown
3. And Break the Pretty Kings by Lena Jeong
6. 35 WEEKS ON THE LIST
NICK AND CHARLIE
By Alice Oseman
Nick and Charlie question whether their love is strong enough to survive being apart when Nick leaves for university.
Features the characters from Heartstopper.
1. Simon Vs. The Homo Sapiens Agenda by Becky Albertalli
2. Bloom by Kevin Panetta
3. Camp by Lev Rosen
7. 40 WEEKS ON THE LIST
by Holly Jackson
Six friends on a spring break road trip in an R.V. are the target of a sniper.
1. All Fall Down by Ally Carter
2. That Weekend by Kara Thomas
3. These Deadly Games by Diana Urban
8. NEW THIS WEEK
PRIDE AND PREJUDICE AND PITTSBURGH
by Rachael Lippincott
Simon & Schuster
Audrey Cameron is transported back in time via a magic quarter to 1812 England, where she meets Lucy Sinclair.
1. Cool for the Summer by Dahlia Adler
2. How to Excavate A Heart by Jake Maia Arlow
3. Royals by Rachel Hawkins
9. 6 WEEKS ON THE LIST
HOUSE OF ROOTS AND RUIN
by Erin A. Craig
In this sequel to "House of Salt and Sorrows," Verity runs away to the land of Bloem, where she is attracted to the impossibly handsome Alexander Laurent.
1. Phantom Heart By Kelly Creagh
2. Legendborn by Tracy Deonn
3. Gilded by Marissa Meyer
10. 48 WEEKS ON THE LIST
THE FIRST TO DIE AT THE END
by Adam Silvera
In this prequel to "They Both Die at the End," Orion and Valentino attend the premier of Death-Cast in Times Square.
1. Kate In Waiting by Becky Albertalli
2. Radio Silence by Alice Oseman
3. Fans of the Impossible Life by Kate Scelsa|