Summer 2017 Simon & Schuster Catalog
Category: Biography & Autobiography
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TitlePresto!
AuthorJillette, Penn
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category 1Biography & Autobiography
ISBN-139781501139529
On Sale06/06/17
US Price$16.00
CDN Price$22.00
Pages368
Penn Jillette’s New York Times bestselling account of his “extremely funny and somewhat profane journey to discovering a healthy lifestyle…that will motivate others to seek weight-loss solutions” (The Washington Post).
TitleThe Bright Hour
AuthorRiggs, Nina
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category 1Biography & Autobiography
ISBN-139781501169359
On Sale06/06/17
US Price$25.00
CDN Price$34.00
Pages288
An exquisite memoir about how to live—and love—every day with “death in the room,” from poet Nina Riggs, mother of two young sons and the direct descendant of Ralph Waldo Emerson, in the tradition of When Breath Becomes Air.
TitleSeinfeldia
AuthorArmstrong, Jennifer Keishin
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category 1Performing Arts
ISBN-139781476756110
On Sale06/13/17
US Price$16.00
CDN Price$22.00
Pages320
The New York Times bestseller about two guys who went out for coffee and dreamed up Seinfeld—“A wildly entertaining must-read not only for Seinfeld fans but for anyone who wants a better understanding of how television series are made” (Booklist, starred review).
TitleDaring to Drive
Authoral-Sharif, Manal
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category 1Biography & Autobiography
ISBN-139781476793023
On Sale06/13/17
US Price$26.00
CDN Price$35.00
Pages304
A ferociously intimate memoir by a devout woman from a modest family in Saudi Arabia who became the unexpected leader of a courageous movement to support women’s right to drive.
TitleMoments of Reprieve
AuthorLevi, Primo
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category 1Biography & Autobiography
ISBN-139781501167652
On Sale06/20/17
US Price$15.00
CDN Price$20.00
Pages160
In this collection of essays based on his time as a Jewish prisoner in the Nazi camps, Primo Levi creates a series of sketches of the people he met who retained their humanity even in the most inhumane circumstances.
TitleDiana
AuthorMorton, Andrew
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category 1Biography & Autobiography
ISBN-139781501169731
On Sale06/20/17
US Price$16.00
CDN Price$22.00
Pages480
The sensational biography of Princess Diana, now fully revised to commemorate the twentieth anniversary of her death.
TitleHow to Fall in Love with Anyone
AuthorCatron, Mandy Len
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category 1Family & Relationships
ISBN-139781501137440
On Sale06/27/17
US Price$26.00
CDN Price$35.00
Pages256
An insightful, charming, and absolutely fascinating memoir from the author of the popular New York Times essay, “To Fall in Love with Anyone, Do This,” (one of the top five most popular New York Times pieces of 2015) explores the romantic myths we create and explains how they limit our ability to achieve and sustain intimacy.
TitleHannibal
AuthorHunt, Patrick N
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category 1History
ISBN-139781439102176
On Sale07/11/17
US Price$28.00
CDN Price$37.00
Pages416
One of the greatest commanders of the ancient world brought vividly to life: Hannibal, the brilliant general who successfully crossed the Alps with his war elephants and brought Rome to its knees.
TitleReckless Years
AuthorChaplin, Heather
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category 1Biography & Autobiography
ISBN-139781501134999
On Sale07/11/17
US Price$26.00
CDN Price$35.00
Pages304
In this page-turning memoir, a woman tries to reinvent her life after divorce and discovers that sometimes finding yourself is not all it’s cracked up to be.
TitleFreedom
AuthorDugard, Jaycee
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category 1Biography & Autobiography
ISBN-139781501147630
On Sale07/11/17
US Price$16.00
CDN Price$22.00
Pages272
In the follow-up to her #1 bestselling memoir, A Stolen Life, Jaycee Dugard tells the story of her first experiences after years in captivity: the joys that accompanied her newfound freedom and the challenges of adjusting to life on her own.