Most Anticipated Young Adult Novels of February 2023

There is something for every reader on the list of most anticipated young adult novels of February 2023.

The Wicked Bargain

On Mar León-de la Rosa’s 16th birthday, they are visited by el Diablo, seeking to collect on a wicked bargain made by Mar’s father.

She Is a Haunting

Jade Nguyen travels to Vietnam to visit her estranged father, with the goal of pretending to be a happy family for five weeks.

Remind Me to Hate You Later

Jules, a 17 years-old, lived her life in the spotlight under her mother’s “parenting influencer” persona.

The Island

A must-read thriller from the bestselling YA author, following the success of “The Twin” and “The Lake”


“The Nightbirds are a secret in Simta. They are young women from powerful families with magic in their veins.

Delicious Monsters

Daisy is plagued by the sight of spirits and this is something she cannot escape in Toronto, a city overflowing with ghostly presences.

Immortality: A Love Story

Hazel Sinnett is isolated and doubting if the events from the previous year, such as her supposed immortality and Beecham’s vial.

Last Violent Call

In A Foul Thing, Roma and Juliette are leaders of a secretive weapons operation in Zhouzhuang and maintain a quiet and anonymous life.

After Glow

After a life-changing summer, these four friends are finally ready for senior year. Gabriel is thrilled to create his school’s first LGBTQ+ advocacy group.

A Day of Fallen Night

Tunuva Melim is a sister of the Priory. For fifty years, she has trained to slay wyrms – but none have appeared since the Nameless One.