Summer 2018 Scribner Catalog
TitleA Promise to Kill
AuthorStorey, Erik
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatMass Market Paperbound
Category 1Fiction
ISBN-139781501181856
On Sale04/24/18
US Price$9.99
CDN Price$12.99
Pages336
Clyde Barr returns in “one of the best thrillers of the year” (The Washington Times) that “promises intense, edge-of-the-seat excitement to anyone who picks it up” (Nelson DeMille).
TitleThe Mars Room
AuthorKushner, Rachel
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category 1Fiction
ISBN-139781476756554
On Sale05/01/18
US Price$27
CDN Price$36
Pages352
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

LONGLISTED for the MAN BOOKER PRIZE

“Gritty, empathetic, finely rendered, no sugary toppings, and a lot of punches, none of them pulled.” —Margaret Atwood via Twitter

“A page turner… one of those books that enrage you even as they break your heart.” —The New York Times Book Review (cover review)

“Brilliant and devastating… a heartbreaking, true, and nearly flawless novel.” —NPR

“With her richly textured third novel, Kushner certifies her place as one of the great American novelists of the 21st century.” —Entertainment Weekly

From twice National Book Award–nominated Rachel Kushner, whose Flamethrowers was called “the best, most brazen, most interesting book of the year” (Kathryn Schulz, New York magazine), comes a spectacularly compelling, heart-stopping novel about a life gone off the rails in contemporary America.
TitleShoe Dog
AuthorKnight, Phil
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category 1Biography & Autobiography
ISBN-139781501135927
On Sale05/01/18
US Price$20
CDN Price$26
Pages400
In this instant and tenacious New York Times bestseller, Nike founder and board chairman Phil Knight “offers a rare and revealing look at the notoriously media-shy man behind the swoosh” (Booklist, starred review), illuminating his company’s early days as an intrepid start-up and its evolution into one of the world’s most iconic, game-changing, and profitable brands.
TitleMrs. Fletcher
AuthorPerrotta, Tom
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category 1Fiction
ISBN-139781501144035
On Sale05/01/18
US Price$16.99
CDN Price$22.99
Pages320
In this New York Times bestselling novel, Tom Perrotta, whom Time calls “the Steinbeck of suburbia,” delivers a penetrating and hilarious novel about sex, love, and identity on the frontlines of America’s culture wars.
TitleIn Dust and Ashes
AuthorHolt, Anne
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category 1Fiction
ISBN-139781501174780
On Sale05/01/18
US Price$26
CDN Price$35
Pages320
The final nail-biting installment in the ten-part, award-winning Hanne Wilhelmsen series—bestselling in Norway and throughout Europe—from Scandinavia’s most celebrated female crime writer, Anne Holt.
TitleNight Hawks
AuthorJohnson, Charles
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category 1Fiction
ISBN-139781501184383
On Sale05/01/18
US Price$24
CDN Price$33
Pages192
A masterful story collection—thirteen years in the making—from National Book Award winner Charles Johnson, showcasing the incredible range and resonant voice of this American treasure.
TitleRun the Storm
AuthorFoy, George M
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category 1Nature
ISBN-139781501184895
On Sale05/01/18
US Price$26
CDN Price$35
Pages272
The most insightful exploration of this unthinkable disaster.”Outside

“Here is the pitch-perfect pairing of subject and author, a gripping deconstruction of one of recent history’s most terrible and vexing sea tragedies…A meticulous forensic study that, in Foy’s able hands, rises to the level of literature.” —Hampton Sides

“Fans of The Perfect Storm and Into Thin Air will love this exquisitely written and dramatic book. George Foy has an action story that doesn’t quit.” —Doug Stanton

In the bestselling tradition of The Perfect Storm and The Finest Hours, a harrowing true account of the mysterious disappearance of the SS El Faro, a gigantic American cargo ship that sank in the Bermuda Triangle, taking with it thirty-three lives.
TitleOdd Numbers
AuthorHolt, Anne
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category 1Fiction
ISBN-139781451634747
On Sale05/08/18
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages352
When bombs explode at the Islamic Cooperation Council’s headquarters in Oslo, detective Hanne Wilhelmsen is on the case in the ninth installment of the award-winning series from Norway’s bestselling crime writer Anne Holt whose tenth and final book in the series Dust and Ashes will be published in May 2018—“Odd Numbers shows Holt’s storytelling at its finest” (Associated Press).
TitleThe Odyssey of Echo Company
AuthorStanton, Doug
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category 1History
ISBN-139781476761947
On Sale05/08/18
US Price$18
CDN Price$21
Pages336
SELECTED BY MILITARY TIMES AS A BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR * SELECTED BY THE SOCIETY OF MIDLAND AUTHORS’ AS THE BEST NONFICTION BOOK OF THE YEAR

The New York Times bestselling author of In Harm’s Way and Horse Soldiers shares the powerful account of an American army platoon fighting for survival during the Vietnam War in “an important book….not just a battle story—it’s also about the home front” (The Today show).
TitleSing, Unburied, Sing
AuthorWard, Jesmyn
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category 1Fiction
ISBN-139781501126079
On Sale05/08/18
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages320
WINNER of the NATIONAL BOOK AWARD and A NEW YORK TIMES TOP 10 BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR

A finalist for the Kirkus Prize, Andrew Carnegie Medal, Aspen Words Literary Prize, and a New York Times bestseller, this majestic, stirring, and widely praised novel from two-time National Book Award winner Jesmyn Ward, the story of a family on a journey through rural Mississippi, is a “tour de force” (O, the Oprah Magazine) and a timeless work of fiction that is destined to become a classic.