16 Of The Best YA Books Coming In April 2017

Though the weather hasn't caught up with the changing of seasons, the month of April is supposed to be the spring month of rain. And as any rabid book lover knows, rainy days are the best days for reading. As if on cue, these 16 best YA books of April 2017 are perfect for curling up inside on a rainy day. Through these stories you can disappear into an intergalactic war, a dream-like land of faeries, a summer house on Long Island (summer weather soon, please!), a futuristic Park Slope, a time back in history with Alexander Hamilton, a boy band concert in the '90s, and more.

This month, your library borrowing list or bookstore wishlist will have some huge names, too: Ann Brashares of The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants is back with another summery tale; Sara Zarr spins a story about sisters; Becky Albertalli follows up her critically adored Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda; and Melissa de la Cruz shows us that she loves that bastard, orphan, son of a whore, and Scotsman as much as we all do.

Use this list of the best YA of April to guide your TBR as we finally, fingers crossed, head into spring weather.