Margaret K. McElderry Books - Coming Soon
TitleChain of Gold
AuthorClare, Cassandra
Illustrator
ImprintMargaret K. McElderry Books
SubformatTeen Fiction
ISBN-139781481431880
On Sale08/31/21
US Price$14.99
CDN Price$19.99
Ages14 up
#1 New York Times bestseller

“A pure distillation of fantasy’s enchanting mirror held up to our own truths.” —Entertainment Weekly
“Richly imagined…rife with action, intrigue, and smoldering romance.” —Publishers Weekly

From #1 New York Times and USA TODAY bestselling author Cassandra Clare comes the first novel in a brand-new trilogy where evil hides in plain sight and love cuts deeper than any blade. Chain of Gold is a Shadowhunters novel.
TitleVespertine
AuthorRogerson, Margaret
Illustrator
ImprintMargaret K. McElderry Books
SubformatTeen Fiction
ISBN-139781534477117
On Sale09/28/21
US Price$18.99
CDN Price$23.99
Ages14 up
From the New York Times bestselling author of Sorcery of Thorns and An Enchantment of Ravens comes a thrilling new YA fantasy about a teen girl with mythic abilities who must defend her world against restless spirits of the dead.
TitleThe Lost Book of the White
AuthorClare, Cassandra
Illustrator
ImprintMargaret K. McElderry Books
SubformatTeen Fiction
ISBN-139781481495134
On Sale11/30/21
US Price$12.99
CDN Price$17.99
Ages14 up
From #1 New York Times bestselling authors Cassandra Clare and Wesley Chu comes the second book in the Eldest Curses series and a thrilling adventure for High Warlock Magnus Bane and Alec Lightwood, for whom a death-defying mission into the heart of evil is not just a job, it’s also a romantic getaway. The Lost Book of the White is a Shadowhunters novel.
TitleOur Violent Ends
AuthorGong, Chloe
Illustrator
ImprintMargaret K. McElderry Books
SubformatTeen Fiction
ISBN-139781534457720
On Sale11/16/21
US Price$19.99
CDN Price$24.99
Ages14 up
Shanghai is under siege in this captivating and searingly romantic sequel to These Violent Delights, which New York Times bestselling author Natasha Ngan calls “deliciously dark.”
TitleFluffy McWhiskers Cuteness Explosion
AuthorMartin, Stephen W.
IllustratorTavis, Dan
ImprintMargaret K. McElderry Books
SubformatPicture Book
ISBN-139781534441453
On Sale10/12/21
US Price$17.99
CDN Price$21.99
Ages4 - 8
Friendship is hard for Fluffy, a kitten so precious that anyone who looks at her explodes!
TitleThese Violent Delights
AuthorGong, Chloe
Illustrator
ImprintMargaret K. McElderry Books
SubformatTeen Fiction
ISBN-139781534457706
On Sale11/16/21
US Price$12.99
CDN Price$15.99
Ages14 up
Perfect for fans of The Last Magician and Descendant of the Crane, this heart-stopping, “deliciously dark” (Natasha Ngan, New York Times bestselling author of Girls of Paper and Fire) debut is an imaginative Romeo and Juliet retelling set in 1920s Shanghai, with rival gangs and a monster in the depths of the Huangpu River.
TitleThe Bones of Ruin
AuthorRaughley, Sarah
Illustrator
ImprintMargaret K. McElderry Books
SubformatTeen Fiction
ISBN-139781534453562
On Sale09/07/21
US Price$19.99
CDN Price$23.99
Ages14 up
An African tightrope walker who can’t die gets embroiled in a secret society’s deadly gladiatorial tournament in this thrilling historical fantasy set in an alternate 1880s London, perfect for fans of The Last Magician and The Gilded Wolves.
TitleCranky Chicken
AuthorBattersby, Katherine
IllustratorBattersby, Katherine
ImprintMargaret K. McElderry Books
SubformatChapter Book
ISBN-139781534469884
On Sale09/07/21
US Price$12.99
CDN Price$15.99
Ages6 - 9
Narwhal and Jelly meet The Bad Guys in this heartwarming, brightly illustrated, and downright hilarious chapter book about what happens when a very cranky chicken is befriended by a very cheerful worm.
TitleLies Like Poison
AuthorPitcher, Chelsea
Illustrator
ImprintMargaret K. McElderry Books
SubformatTeen Fiction
ISBN-139781534470965
On Sale11/09/21
US Price$11.99
CDN Price$15.99
Ages14 up
“A journey into the dark corners of friendship.” —Mindy McGinnis, author of The Female of the Species

Riverdale meets Karen M. McManus’s Two Can Keep a Secret in this “twisty, sumptuous dark fairy tale of a mystery” (Kara Thomas, author of The Cheerleaders) about estranged friends who reunite when someone commits the murder they’d planned—but didn’t go through with—and leaves one of their own to take the fall.
TitleRecommended for You
AuthorSilverman, Laura
Illustrator
ImprintMargaret K. McElderry Books
SubformatTeen Fiction
ISBN-139781534474208
On Sale09/07/21
US Price$11.99
CDN Price$15.99
Ages12 up
To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before meets You’ve Got Mail in this “cozy, swoon-worthy” (Ashley Poston, author of the Once Upon a Con series) rom-com following two teen booksellers whose rivalry is taken to the next level as they compete for the top bookseller bonus.