Skip to main content
  1. Arts & Entertainment
  2. Books

Cover for Marie Lu’s new book “The Young Elites” is released

See also

Today the cover for Marie Lu’s new book The Young Elites was released today through USA Today.

The Young Elites follows Adelina Amouteru who is a survivor of the blood plague and becomes casted out by her family. She finds a group called the Young Elites, a group of people who are though to be heroes, but things get weary as politics become involved and the way between the Young Elites and the government begin.

When talking with USA Today about the cover, she stated, “[The story] chronicles a good person’s downfall into becoming a villain, and I think that this cover conveys that beautifully. The ominous clouds, the light vs. dark, the dagger, and the bold title all work well together so well. I’m in love with it.

Lu has also given us a small excerpt from the book through her Twitter page.

It’s a very strong quote and certainly gives us an idea of what the tone of the book is going to be like.

The third book in her Legend series, Champion, had just came out this past November and she is wasting no time jumping right into her next series that she described as “Renaissance-like world” crossing with X-men and the Assassin’s Creed video game.

The Young Elites can be added to your Goodreads shelf by going here and is set to come out October 7th.

To get email alerts for articles you can subscribe to this page or you can follow Kris Duplisea on Twitter at @kaydup2989 or her blog

What do you think of the cover?

Advertisement

Arts & Entertainment

  • Jack White
    Reddit users have fun with Jack White's unhappy face at a Cubs game
    Headlines
  • Fifty Shades of Grey
    The first 'Fifty Shades of Grey' trailer has been released, leaving fans wanting more
    Video
    Movies Buzz
  • Big Bang Theory
    Will CBS be able to ink a deal with the cast of 'The Big Bang Theory' before shooting begins?
    Camera
    12 Photos
  • Hercules
    Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson brings fun, adventure, and heart as 'Hercules'
    Camera
    5 Photos
  • Shermar Moore
    Daytime television is about to get a lot hotter with Shemar Moore back on the screen
    Camera
    11 Photos
  • Adele
    Adele's infant son has won a substantial amount of money in a paparazzo lawsuit
    Video
    Today's Buzz