Hello Gemmies! I have a new cover reveal to share with you today. Ace of Spades by Faridah Àbíké-Íyímídé is a new YA contemporary thriller. This compelling mystery with a shocking twist, delves deep into the heart of institutionalized racism, from a new voice to the YA genre. And can we take a moment to appreciate this utterly gorgeous cover?!?!? This stunning cover art was designed by Adeleke Adekunle. Described as Gossip Girl meets Get Out, Ace of Spades is sure to be one heck of a thrill ride. I'm really looking forward to reading this gem!
Synopsis of Ace of Spades from Goodreads:
Welcome to Niveus Private Academy, where money paves the hallways, and the students are never less than perfect. Until now. Because anonymous texter, Aces, is bringing two students' dark secrets to light.
Talented musician Devon buries himself in rehearsals, but he can't escape the spotlight when his private photos go public. Head girl Chiamaka isn't afraid to get what she wants, but soon everyone will know the price she has paid for power. Someone is out to get them both. Someone who holds all the aces. And they're planning much more than a high-school game.
Published by Usborn, Ace of Spades, will release June 10, 2021 and is available for pre-order from all major booksellers. Are you looking forward to reading this book? Let me know by leaving a comment below. Happy Reading!