In stores July 2021, until stocks run out.
A ‘superproof’ is a collection of extracts featuring some of our favourite books for young readers. Visit your local bookstore and pick up a free superproof when you buy one or more Puffin or Penguin titles, while stocks last.
This Book is Free is our Puffin superproof, filled with 14 extracts from some of our bestselling series like Alice-Miranda, Tom Weekly and Diary of a Wimpy Kid. It’s a great way for kids to discover a new story and decide what they want to read next. You’ll receive a copy of This Book is Free when you purchase any Puffin title at participating stores, while stocks last.
Penguin Teen Superproof is our Penguin YA superproof, featuring 16 extracts from some of our biggest young adult books coming out in 2021. In here you’ll find the first chapter or few from hit YA authors Becky Albertalli, Lynette Noni, Karen McManus and Krystal Sutherland. Pick up a free copy of Penguin Teen Superproof when you purchase any Penguin YA title at participating stores, while stocks last.
The Queen's Assassin Melissa De La Cruz
Perfect for fans of Sarah J. Maas and Red Queen, this is the first novel in a sweeping YA fantasy-romance duet about a deadly assassin, his mysterious apprentice, and the country they are sworn to protect from #1 NYT bestselling author Melissa de la Cruz.Buy now
When Days Tilt Karen Ginnane
Magic, mystery and darkness – a gripping fantasy adventure for lovers of Philip Pullman’s Northern Lights. In this page-turning debut, one girl must figure out why she is the key to two worlds, before time itself falls under the control of the powerful and the greedy.Buy now
The Midnight Girls Alicia Jasinska
In a snow-cloaked kingdom, two wicked rivals secretly compete for the pure heart of a prince, only to discover they might be falling for each other. 'A magical, immersive and feminist fantasy – I wanted it to last forever.' - New York Times, USA Today and internationally bestselling author, Amie KaufmanBuy now
House of Hollow Krystal Sutherland
A New York Times Bestseller! An Instant Indie Bestseller! 'This dark, deliciously twisted novel has everything you could hope for as a reader – a brilliant concept, glamorous characters with secrets to hide, immersive world-building, and some of the finest writing I’ve seen in YA fiction. I’ll put it like this – I am obsessed with House of Hollow.’ Louise O'Neill, author of Printz Honor Book, Asking For ItBuy now
Hawk: A Maximum Ride Novel James Patterson
A story for a new generation of Maximum Ride fans! Max's daughter Hawk is growing up hard and fast in gritty, post-apocalyptic New York City. She stays under the radar to survive... until a destiny that's perilously close to her mother's forces her to take flight.Buy now
Get ready for a whole new look into Jeff Kinney’s Diary of a Wimpy Kid! Introducing the newest Wimpy Kid author—Rowley Jefferson!Buy now
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