Summer 2017 Scribner Catalog
TitleOdd Numbers
AuthorHolt, Anne
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category 1Fiction
ISBN-139781451634730
On Sale06/06/17
US Price$26.00
CDN Price$35.00
Pages336
When bombs explode at the Islamic Cooperation Council’s headquarters in Oslo, detective Hanne Wilhelmsen is on the case in the ninth and penultimate installment of the award-winning series from Norway’s bestselling crime writer Anne Holt—“the godmother of Norwegian crime fiction” (Jo Nesbo).
TitleThe Prisoner in His Palace
AuthorBardenwerper, Will
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category 1History
ISBN-139781501117831
On Sale06/06/17
US Price$26.00
CDN Price$35.00
Pages272
A book that, in the haunting tradition of In Cold Blood and The Executioner’s Song, lifts away the top layer of evil and finds complexity beneath, this is the bizarre tale of twelve young American soldiers who are deployed to Iraq in the summer of 2006. Rather than fight the enemy in combat, the men are unexpectedly assigned to guard the country’s notorious leader—Saddam Hussein—in the months leading to his execution.
TitleMy Last Continent
AuthorRaymond, Midge
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category 1Fiction
ISBN-139781501124716
On Sale06/06/17
US Price$16.00
CDN Price$22.00
Pages320
This unforgettable debut, set against the dramatic Antarctic landscape, is “refreshingly different, vivid and immediate. Midge Raymond has an extraordinary gift for description that puts the reader bang in the middle of its dangerous and endangered world” (M.L. Stedman, New York Times bestselling author of The Light Between Oceans).
TitleImpatient Foodie
AuthorWiedemann, Elettra
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category 1Cooking
ISBN-139781501128912
On Sale06/06/17
US Price$29.99
CDN Price$39.99
Pages288
Sustainable and conscious eating made simple, fun, and delicious—the founder of Impatient Foodie shows how the “slow food” movement doesn’t have to be slow with these inspired meals perfect for everyone.
TitleThe Jewish Wedding Now
AuthorDiamant, Anita
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category 1Reference
ISBN-139781501153945
On Sale06/06/17
US Price$18.00
CDN Price$25.00
Pages304
Newly revised and updated, the definitive guide to planning a Jewish wedding, written by bestselling novelist Anita Diamant—author of The Red Tent and The Boston Girl—and one of the most respected writers of guides to contemporary Jewish life.
TitlePalace of Treason
AuthorMatthews, Jason
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category 1Fiction
ISBN-139781476793764
On Sale06/13/17
US Price$16.99
CDN Price$22.99
Pages496
From the bestselling, Edgar Award–winning author of the “terrifically good” (The New York Times) Red Sparrow, a pulse-pounding novel about star-crossed Russian agent Dominika Egorova and CIA’s Nate Nash in a desperate race to the finish.
TitleThe Accomplished Guest
AuthorBeattie, Ann
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category 1Fiction
ISBN-139781501111389
On Sale06/13/17
US Price$25.00
CDN Price$34.00
Pages224
A magnificent new collection from award-winning author Ann Beattie—featuring recent O. Henry, Pushcart, and Best American Short Story selections.
TitleMidnight at the Bright Ideas Bookstore
AuthorSullivan, Matthew
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category 1Fiction
ISBN-139781501116841
On Sale06/13/17
US Price$26.00
CDN Price$35.00
Pages336
When a bookshop patron commits suicide, his favorite store clerk must unravel the puzzle he left behind in this fiendishly clever debut novel from an award-winning short story writer.
TitleTrying to Float
AuthorRips, Nicolaia
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category 1Biography & Autobiography
ISBN-139781501132995
On Sale06/13/17
US Price$15.00
CDN Price$20.00
Pages272
“Hysterically droll, touching, elegant, and wise—a coming-of-age story from someone who possibly came of age before her parents” (Patricia Marx, New Yorker writer and bestselling author), Trying to Float is a seventeen-year-old’s darkly funny, warmhearted memoir about growing up in New York City’s legendary Chelsea Hotel.
TitleThe Making of the Dark Tower
AuthorWallace, Daniel
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category 1Fiction
ISBN-139781501164453
On Sale06/13/17
US Price$40.00
CDN Price$50.00
Pages176
This deluxe, illustrated official companion to the Dark Tower movie—based on Stephen King’s bestselling seven volume series—explores the art and creation of this extraordinary film, starring Idris Elba as The Gunslinger and Matthew McConaughey as his nemesis, The Man in Black.