Spring 2019 Simon & Schuster Adult Publishing Catalog
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TitleHeads of the Colored People
AuthorThompson-Spires, Nafissa
Sub-Imprint37 INK
FormatPaperback
Category 1Fiction
ISBN-139781501168000
On Sale01/22/19
US Price$16
CDN Price$22
Pages224
*Winner of the PEN Open Book Award*
*Winner of the Whiting Award*
*Longlisted for the 2018 National Book Award and Aspen Words Literary Prize*
*Nominated for the PEN/Robert W. Bingham Prize*
*Finalist for the Kirkus Prize and Los Angeles Times Book Prize*

Included in Best Books of 2018 Lists from Refinery29, NPR, The Root, HuffPost, Vanity Fair, Bustle, Chicago Tribune, PopSugar, and The Undefeated.

In one of the season’s most acclaimed works of fiction—longlisted for the National Book Award and winner of the PEN Open Book Award—Nafissa Thompson-Spires offers “a firecracker of a book...a triumph of storytelling: intelligent, acerbic, and ingenious” (Financial Times).
TitleMr. President, How Long Must We Wait?
AuthorCassidy, Tina
Sub-Imprint37 INK
FormatHardcover
Category 1History
ISBN-139781501177767
On Sale03/05/19
US Price$28
CDN Price$37
Pages304
An eye-opening, inspiring, and timely account of the complex relationship between notable suffragist Alice Paul and President Woodrow Wilson in her fight for women’s equality.
TitleHomey Don't Play That!
AuthorPeisner, David
Sub-Imprint37 INK
FormatPaperback
Category 1Performing Arts
ISBN-139781501143359
On Sale02/26/19
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages400
“A fascinating inside look at the trailblazing series” (Entertainment Tonight)—discover the behind-the-scenes stories and lasting impact of the trailblazing sketch comedy show that upended television, launched the careers of some of our biggest stars, and changed the way we talk, think, and laugh about race: In Living Color.
TitleHark
AuthorLipsyte, Sam
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category 1Fiction
ISBN-139781501146060
On Sale01/15/19
US Price$27
CDN Price$36
Pages304
A brilliant send-up of our contemporary culture from Sam Lipsyte, the critically acclaimed author of Home Land, centered around an unwitting mindfulness guru and the phenomenon he initiates.
TitleMidnight in Chernobyl
AuthorHigginbotham, Adam
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category 1History
ISBN-139781501134616
On Sale02/12/19
US Price$29.95
CDN Price$39.95
Pages560
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

Journalist Adam Higginbotham’s definitive, years-in-the-making account of the Chernobyl nuclear power plant disaster—and a powerful investigation into how propaganda, secrecy, and myth have obscured the true story of one of the twentieth century’s greatest disasters.
TitleMerchants of Truth
AuthorAbramson, Jill
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category 1Business & Economics
ISBN-139781501123207
On Sale02/05/19
US Price$30
CDN Price$39.99
Pages544
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.
TitleAnatomy of a Genocide
AuthorBartov, Omer
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category 1History
ISBN-139781451684544
On Sale01/01/19
US Price$18
CDN Price$25
Pages416
“A substantive contribution to the history of ethnic strife and extreme violence” (The Wall Street Journal) and a cautionary examination of how genocide can take root at the local level—turning neighbors, friends, and family against one another—as seen through the eastern European border town of Buczacz during World War II.
TitleBe Fearless
AuthorCase, Jean
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category 1Self-Help
ISBN-139781501196348
On Sale01/08/19
US Price$25
CDN Price$34
Pages272
Philanthropist, investor, and technology pioneer Jean Case brings to life the five Be Fearless principles common to the people and organizations that change the world.
TitleNorwich
AuthorCrouse, Karen
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category 1Social Science
ISBN-139781501119903
On Sale01/01/19
US Price$16
CDN Price$22
Pages288
The extraordinary story of the small Vermont town that has likely produced more Olympians per capita than any other place in the country, Norwich gives “parents of young athletes a great gift—a glimpse at another way to raise accomplished and joyous competitors” (The Washington Post).
TitleGet Better
AuthorDavis, Todd
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category 1Self-Help
ISBN-139781501158315
On Sale01/01/19
US Price$18
CDN Price$25
Pages256
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