Spring 2019 Simon & Schuster Adult Publishing Catalog
Category: Language Arts & Disciplines
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TitleThe Catalogue of Shipwrecked Books
AuthorWilson-Lee, Edward
Category 1History
On Sale03/12/19
US Price$30
CDN Price$39.99
Named a Best Book of the Year by: * Financial Times * New Statesman * History Today * The Spectator *

“Like a Renaissance wonder cabinet, full of surprises and opening up into a lost world.” —Stephen Greenblatt

Shortlisted for the James Tait Black Prize for Biography

The impeccably researched and vividly rendered account of the forgotten quest by Christopher Columbus’s son to create the greatest library in the world—“a perfectly pitched poetic drama” (Financial Times) and an amazing tour through sixteenth-century Europe.
TitleMerchants of Truth
AuthorAbramson, Jill
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
Category 1Business & Economics
On Sale02/05/19
US Price$30
CDN Price$39.99
The definitive report on the disruption of the news media over the last decade. With the expert guidance of former Executive Editor of The New York Times Jill Abramson, we follow two legacy (The New York Times and The Washington Post) and two upstart (BuzzFeed and VICE) companies as they plow through a revolution in technology, economics, standards, commitment, and endurance that pits old vs. new media.
TitleThe 1-Minute Writer
AuthorMedeiros, Leigh
Sub-ImprintAdams Media
Category 1Reference
On Sale01/01/19
US Price$15.99
CDN Price$21.99
One minute of daily writing is better than twenty minutes every two weeks—let this fun and helpful handbook of quick, easy writing prompts show you why short bursts of writing are essential to flexing your creative muscles to create your best work!
TitleThe Lost Art of Handwriting
AuthorJordan, Brenna
Sub-ImprintAdams Media
Category 1Art
On Sale03/05/19
US Price$16.99
CDN Price$22.99
Revisit the lost art of writing with these fun prompts, worksheets, exercises—and more!—and experience the many benefits of writing by hand, including increased focus and memory, relaxation, and creative expression.