Spring 2018 Scribner Catalog
TitleFurnishing Eternity
AuthorGiffels, David
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category 1Biography & Autobiography
ISBN-139781501105944
On Sale01/02/18
US Price$24
CDN Price$33
Pages256
“Giffels does well as a voice of the Midwest…but this is for everyone.” —Library Journal

From the acclaimed author of The Hard Way on Purpose, a vibrant, heartfelt memoir about confronting mortality, surviving loss, finding resilience in one’s Midwest roots and seeking a father’s wisdom through an unusual woodworking project—constructing his own coffin.
TitleKill the Father
AuthorDazieri, Sandrone
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category 1Fiction
ISBN-139781501130748
On Sale01/02/18
US Price$16.99
CDN Price
Pages528
An “electrifying...page-turning thriller” (New York Times bestselling author Jeffery Deaver) about two people, each shattered by their past, who team up to solve a series of killings and abductions that turn out to be just the visible surface of something far more sinister.
TitleThe Wolves of Winter
AuthorJohnson, Tyrell
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category 1Fiction
ISBN-139781501155673
On Sale01/02/18
US Price$26
CDN Price
Pages320
A captivating tale of humanity pushed beyond its breaking point, of family and bonds of love forged when everything is lost, and of a heroic young woman who crosses a frozen landscape to find her destiny. This debut novel is written in a post-apocalyptic tradition that spans The Hunger Games and Station Eleven but blazes its own distinctive path.
TitleThe Gentle Art of Swedish Death Cleaning
AuthorMagnusson, Margareta
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category 1House & Home
ISBN-139781501173240
On Sale01/02/18
US Price$18.99
CDN Price$24.99
Pages224
Funny, wise, and deeply practical, Swedish artist Margareta Magnusson offers advice on how to declutter your home and minimize your worldly possessions so your loved ones don’t have to do it for you.
TitleMidnight at the Bright Ideas Bookstore
AuthorSullivan, Matthew
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category 1Fiction
ISBN-139781501116858
On Sale01/09/18
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages336
When a bookshop patron commits suicide, his favorite store clerk must unravel the puzzle he left behind in this “intriguingly dark, twisty” (Kirkus Reviews) debut novel from an award-winning short story writer.
TitleAttending
AuthorEpstein, Dr. Ronald
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category 1Medical
ISBN-139781501121722
On Sale01/09/18
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages304
With his “deeply informed and compassionate book…Dr. Epstein tells us that it is a ‘moral imperative’ [for doctors] to do right by their patients” (New York Journal of Books).
TitleTreating People Well
AuthorBerman, Lea
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category 1Self-Help
ISBN-139781501157981
On Sale01/09/18
US Price$27
CDN Price$36
Pages256
A guide to personal and professional empowerment through civility and social skills, written by two White House Social Secretaries who offer an important fundamental message—everyone is important and everyone deserves to be treated well.
TitleThe Secrets She Keeps
AuthorRobotham, Michael
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category 1Fiction
ISBN-139781501170324
On Sale01/09/18
US Price$17
CDN Price
Pages384
“A book you won’t be able to put down, although you may occasionally want to hide your eyes” (Stephen King) from internationally bestselling author Michael Robotham, a psychological thriller about an unlikely friendship between two pregnant women that asks: how far would you go to create the perfect family?
TitleWhere the Line Bleeds
AuthorWard, Jesmyn
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category 1Fiction
ISBN-139781501164330
On Sale01/16/18
US Price$15
CDN Price$20
Pages256
The first novel from National Book Award winner and author of Sing, Unburied, Sing Jesmyn Ward, a timeless Southern fable of brotherly love and familial conflict—“a lyrical yet clear-eyed portrait of a rural South and an African-American reality that are rarely depicted” (The Boston Globe).
TitleGrief Works
AuthorSamuel, Julia
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category 1Psychology
ISBN-139781501181535
On Sale01/16/18
US Price$26
CDN Price
Pages288
An instant bestseller in the UK, Grief Works is a profoundly optimistic and compassionate handbook for anyone suffering a loss—from the expected death of a parent to the sudden death of a child or spouse—as well as a guide for those who want to help their grieving loved ones.