Four score and seven years ago March began… We have finally reached the end of the month and while March has been particularity tough this year, some good things still happened over the past four weeks. By that I mean some truly amazing books have come out and are absolute must-reads, especially if you are currently at home, looking for a distraction as you help to flatten the curve.
Must-Read Books That Went On Sale in March 2020
1. Chain of Gold by Cassandra Clare
Travel back in time to the Edwardian Era in Cassandra Clare’s newest book. The beginning of a brand-new series follows a new generation of Shadowhunters as they work together to fight the mysterious demon that is attacking the London institute.
2. We Are the Wildcats by Siobhan Vivian
This book is the ultimate girl power story. Taking place over 24 hours, six girls must learn what it means to work as a team. Following their losing season from last year, secrets and tensions will rise before their first game of the new field hockey season.
3. Between Burning Worlds by Jessica Brody and Joanne Rendell
Don’t miss the epic sequel to Sky Without Stars! This Les Miserables retelling continues as the planet of Laterre is on the brink of war and three outlaws find themselves pulled into the fray.
4. When We Were Magic by Sarah Gailey
Find out what happens when a little bit of magic goes wrong. The darkly funny book will be impossible to put down until you’ve finished the whole thing!
5. Harley in the Sky by Akemi Dawn Bowman
This heart-wrenching, hopeful contemporary novel follows a multiracial teen who risks it all to follow her dreams by joining the circus. A luminous, unforgettable examination of love, loyalty, and the hard choices we must make to find where we truly belong.
6. Girls with Razor Hearts by Suzanne Young
It’s time to fight back in the sequel to Girls With Sharp Sticks. A thrilling, subversive near future series about a girls-only private high school that is far more than it appears to be.
7. The Degenerates by J. Albert Mann
In the tradition of Girl, Interrupted, this fiery historical novel follows four young women in the early 20th century whose lives intersect when they are locked up by a world that took the poor, the disabled, the marginalized—and institutionalized them for life.
8. Nancy Drew: The Curse by Micol Ostow
In this prequel novel, the beloved teen sleuth investigates a sinister, once-dormant curse that may be threatening her town once more. This is Nancy Drew for today, perfect for fans of Riverdale, The Chilling Adventures of Sabrina, and Stranger Things!