Fall 2018 Simon & Schuster Adult Publishing Catalog
TitleHeartland
AuthorSmarsh, Sarah
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category 1Biography & Autobiography
ISBN-139781501133091
On Sale09/18/18
US Price$26
CDN Price$35
Pages304
*Finalist for the National Book Award and the Kirkus Prize*
*Instant New York Times Bestseller*


An essential read for our times: an eye-opening memoir of working-class poverty in America that will deepen our understanding of the ways in which class shapes our country.
TitleFinal Jeopardy
AuthorFairstein, Linda
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatMass Market Paperbound
Category 1Fiction
ISBN-139781501197970
On Sale08/28/18
US Price$9.99
CDN Price$12.99
Pages400
From the former chief of the sex crimes unit of the Manhattan District Attorney’s office comes the bestselling thriller featuring a New York City prosecutor unraveling a terrifying and brutal murder mystery.
TitleThe Unmaking of the President 2016
AuthorDavis, Lanny J.
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category 1Political Science
ISBN-139781501180392
On Sale09/04/18
US Price$16
CDN Price$22
Pages224
The first comprehensive account that proves that James Comey threw the 2016 election to Donald Trump. “Compelling criticism…lapsed Trump supporters might well open their minds to this attorney’s scholarly, entirely convincing proof of the damage done” (Kirkus Reviews, starred review).
TitleGrit
AuthorDuckworth, Angela
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category 1Self-Help
ISBN-139781501111112
On Sale08/21/18
US Price$17.99
CDN Price
Pages368
In her instant, multi-month New York Times bestseller, Angela Duckworth shows anyone striving to succeed that the secret to outstanding achievement is not talent, but a special blend of passion and persistence she calls “grit.” “Inspiration for non-geniuses everywhere” (People).
TitleThe Choice
AuthorEger, Edith E
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category 1Biography & Autobiography
ISBN-139781501130793
On Sale09/04/18
US Price$16.99
CDN Price$22.99
Pages320
Winner of the 2017 National Jewish Book Award and 2018 Christopher Award

“Edith’s strength and courage are remarkable…her life and work are an incredible example of forgiveness, resilience, and generosity.”—Sheryl Sandberg
TitleRule Makers, Rule Breakers
AuthorGelfand, Michele
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category 1Social Science
ISBN-139781501152931
On Sale09/11/18
US Price$28
CDN Price$37
Pages384
In Rule Makers, Rule Breakers celebrated cultural psychologist Michele Gelfand takes us on an epic journey through human cultures, offering a startling new view of the world and ourselves. With a mix of brilliantly conceived studies and surprising on-the-ground discoveries, she shows that much of the diversity in the way we think and act derives from a key difference—how tightly or loosely we adhere to social norms.
TitleThe Newcomers
AuthorThorpe, Helen
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category 1Social Science
ISBN-139781501159107
On Sale09/18/18
US Price$18
CDN Price$25
Pages432
From the award-winning author of Soldier Girls and Just Like Us, an “extraordinary” (The Denver Post) account of refugee teenagers at a Denver public high school and their compassionate teacher and “a reminder that in an era of nativism, some Americans are still breaking down walls and nurturing the seeds of the great American experiment” (The New York Times Book Review).
TitleFurnishing Eternity
AuthorGiffels, David
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category 1Biography & Autobiography
ISBN-139781501105968
On Sale09/18/18
US Price$16
CDN Price$22
Pages272
“A lifetime’s worth of workbench philosophy in a heartfelt memoir about the connection between a father and son” (Kirkus Reviews)—the acclaimed author of The Hard Way on Purpose confronts mortality, survives loss, and finds resilience through an unusual woodworking project—constructing, with his father, his own coffin.
TitleBest American Poetry 2018
AuthorLehman, David
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category 1Poetry
ISBN-139781501127793
On Sale09/18/18
US Price$35
CDN Price$47
Pages240
The 2018 edition of the Best American Poetry—“a ‘best’ anthology that really lives up to its title” (Chicago Tribune)—collects the most significant poems of the year, chosen by Poet Laureate of California Dana Gioia.
TitleBest American Poetry 2018
AuthorLehman, David
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category 1Poetry
ISBN-139781501127809
On Sale09/18/18
US Price$18.99
CDN Price$25.99
Pages240
The 2018 edition of the Best American Poetry—“a ‘best’ anthology that really lives up to its title” (Chicago Tribune)—collects the most significant poems of the year, chosen by Poet Laureate of California Dana Gioia.