Summer 2017 Simon & Schuster Catalog
Pub Month: August 2017
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TitleThe Hot One
AuthorMurnick, Carolyn
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category 1Biography & Autobiography
ISBN-139781451625813
On Sale08/01/17
US Price$26
CDN Price$35
Pages256
Recommended by NPR, Elle, Cosmopolitan, Entertainment Weekly, New York Magazine, New York Post, and Bustle

A gripping memoir of friendship with a tragic twist—two childhood best friends diverge as young adults, one woman is brutally murdered and the other is determined to uncover the truth about her wild and seductive friend.
TitleFaithful
AuthorHoffman, Alice
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category 1Fiction
ISBN-139781476799223
On Sale08/01/17
US Price$16.99
CDN Price$22.99
Pages288
From the New York Times bestselling author of The Marriage of Opposites and The Dovekeepers comes a soul-searching story about a young woman struggling to redefine herself and the power of love, family, and fate.
TitleLoner
AuthorWayne, Teddy
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category 1Fiction
ISBN-139781501107900
On Sale08/01/17
US Price$16
CDN Price$22
Pages224
“Powerful.” —Maureen Corrigan, NPR’s Fresh Air

Named a best book of the year by NPR, Kirkus Reviews, and BookPage • One of the most anticipated novels of the fall from New York magazine, Glamour, Lit Hub, Boston magazine, The Millions, and BookPage
TitleGirl in Snow
AuthorKukafka, Danya
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category 1Fiction
ISBN-139781501144370
On Sale08/01/17
US Price$26
CDN Price$35
Pages368
** NATIONAL BESTSELLER **

“From its startling opening line right through to its stunning conclusion, Girl in Snow is a perfectly paced and tautly plotted thriller. Danya Kukafka’s misfit characters are richly drawn, her prose is both elegant and eerie—this is an incredibly accomplished debut.” Paula Hawkins, #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Girl on the Train and Into the Water

WHO ARE YOU WHEN NO ONE IS WATCHING?
Title27 Articles
AuthorLawrence, T. E.
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category 1Political Science
ISBN-139781501182006
On Sale08/01/17
US Price$9.99
CDN Price$12.99
Pages64
27 Articles is Lawrence of Arabia’s classic set of guidelines on military leadership in the Middle East. The 100th anniversary edition features a new introduction by foreign policy expert John Hulsman and a new afterword from CBS News President David Rhodes, addressing the articles’ lasting lessons.
TitleWhy Buddhism is True
AuthorWright, Robert
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category 1Psychology
ISBN-139781439195451
On Sale08/08/17
US Price$27
CDN Price$36
Pages336
New York Times Bestseller
From one of America’s greatest minds, a journey through psychology, philosophy, and lots of meditation to show how Buddhism holds the key to moral clarity and enduring happiness.
TitleStanton
AuthorStahr, Walter
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category 1Biography & Autobiography
ISBN-139781476739304
On Sale08/08/17
US Price$35
CDN Price$47
Pages768
“This exhaustively researched, well-paced book should take its place as the new, standard biography of the ill-tempered man who helped save the Union: It is fair, judicious, authoritative and comprehensive.”—The Wall Street Journal

“A welcome and significant addition to the ample literature on the Civil War and Reconstruction.” —Ron Chernow, author of The New York Times bestseller Alexander Hamilton

Walter Stahr, award-winning author of the New York Times bestseller Seward, tells the story of Abraham Lincoln’s indispensable Secretary of War, Edwin Stanton, the man the president entrusted with raising the army that preserved the Union.
TitleHow to Party With an Infant
AuthorHemmings, Kaui Hart
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category 1Fiction
ISBN-139781501100826
On Sale08/08/17
US Price$16
CDN Price$22
Pages256
“Mommyhood gets hilariously tricky in this novel from the author of The Descendents” (Cosmopolitan). How to Party With an Infant follows a quirky single mom who finds friendship and love in this “smart, funny send-up of modern motherhood, San Francisco-style” (San Francisco Chronicle).
TitleNot Quite a Genius
AuthorDern, Nate
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category 1Humor
ISBN-139781501122200
On Sale08/08/17
US Price$26
CDN Price$35
Pages336
From the senior writer at Funny or Die and former artistic director at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theater, a collection of absurdist, hilarious stories and essays on relationships, technology, and contemporary society.
TitleWild Things
AuthorHandy, Bruce
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category 1Literary Criticism
ISBN-139781451609950
On Sale08/15/17
US Price$26
CDN Price$35
Pages336
An irresistible, nostalgic, insightful—and totally original—ramble through classic children’s literature from Vanity Fair contributing editor (and father) Bruce Handy.

“Consistently intelligent and funny…The book succeeds wonderfully.” —The New York Times Book Review

“A delightful excursion…Engaging and full of genuine feeling.” —The Wall Street Journal

“Pure pleasure.” —Vanity Fair

“Witty and engaging…Deeply satisfying.” —Christian Science Monitor