Goodbye to the end of April, and hello to the beginning of May! We’re getting close to summer, and there’s some new entertainment coming this way for the upcoming week! If you need something new, we have some recommendations for you!
Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 – 5/5
Star-Lord returns with another installment of Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3! The Guardians of the Galaxy return with a whole new mission that could potentially dissolve the team entirely. This movie is a direct sequel to its predecessor and does contain the aftermath of what occurred in Avengers: Infinity War and Avengers: Endgame, so be sure to check those movies out first before you head straight into this one! The film will release on April 5th!
Solitaire (B&N Exclusive Edition) by Alice Oseman – 5/2
This Barnes and Noble exclusive copy of Solitaire will publish on May 2nd with a whole, new jacket design! From the mind that brought you Heartstopper, Alice Oseman returns with a book that initially introduced her characters, Nick and Charlie. Solitaire tells the story of Tori Spring, who upon meeting Michael Holden, joins forces to unmask the mysterious Solitaire and survive high school. Upon pre-ordering the book through the website, you’ll be automatically entered to win an Alice Oseman library, a Heartstopper water bottle, a drawstring backpack, a pillow, and a Tori Spring T-shirt!
Queen Charlotte: A Bridgerton Story – 5/4
Who doesn’t like a Bridgerton story? Serving as a prequel spin-off to Bridgerton, this series will focus on the rise of power and the love life of young Queen Charlotte. For those who want to see Golda Rosheuvel’s performance as Queen Charlotte, and for those who are fans of the Bridgerton series, be sure to check this series out on Netflix on May 4th!
Young Jedi Adventures – 5/4
Young Padawans, rejoice as the Young Jedi Adventures will premiere on Disney+ on May 4th! Join a group of Younglings as they go on an adventure to start their journey as Jedi Knights! The series will be premiering on Disney+ on May 4th, so if you’re interested in the Youngling’s journey, be sure to check it out!
Ed Sheeran: The Sum of It All – 5/3
Everyone knows this artist, right? If you don’t recognize him by his name, you’ll certainly recognize him for his music titles, such as Shape of You, Photograph, and Celestial! Ed Sheeran has a documentary about his personal life called Ed Sheeran: The Sum Of It All on May 3rd, so be sure to check it out on Disney+ if you’re a fan of him!
Ed Sheeran – – (Subtract) (Deluxe) – 5/5
Bit strange to mention him again, huh? Well, that’s because Ed Sheeran will release a regular and deluxe version of his latest album – (Subtract)! This will be the fifth and final entry to his series of albums titled with mathematical symbols, and the album will contain songs such as Boat, Eyes Closed, and more! Be sure to check his album out on May 5th for its release!
Benson Boone – PULSE – 5/5
From TikTok to American Idol to Ghost Town, Benson Boone is here with his latest album PULSE. Pulse is released on May 5th! While the tracklist is unconfirmed, the album might contain songs you’ll recognize from his work, such as What Was and Sugar Sweet. If you’re excited about Benson’s album, watch for its release!
What’s Love Got to Do With It? – 5/5
If you’re looking for a rom-com, here’s one highly recommended! What’s Love Got to Do With It?, a rom-com film starring Lily James and Emma Thompson, will release on April 5th. The film follows the story of Zoe (portrayed by Lily James), who goes on a hopeful journey from London to Lahore to find her perfect fit, and wonders if she might learn something new from this whole, new different approach to love. Be sure to check it out!
Star Wars: The High Republic: Path of Vengeance by Cavan Scott, Corey Brickley (Artist) – 5/2
The follow-up of Star Wars: The High Republic: Path of Deceit is here with its next installment! Marda and Yana are apart of the Open Hand group. The group believes that no one should use the force. While Marda goes through an expedition to Planet X to find mysterious creatures to use against the Jedi, Yana finds herself creating an unexpected alliance to wrest the Path from the leader of the Path of the Open Hand. Also, If you’re interested to see what happens between the two, be sure to check this book out at Barnes and Noble on May 2nd!
Family of Liars: The Prequel to We Were Liars by E. Lockhart – 5/2