Spring 2019 Scribner Catalog
Category: Biography & Autobiography
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TitleHollywood's Eve
AuthorAnolik, Lili
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category 1Biography & Autobiography
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Entertainment & Performing Arts
Category Full 2ART / Popular Culture
ISBN-139781501125799
On Sale01/08/19
US Price$26
CDN Price$35
Pages288
Cover StatusFinal
“I practically snorted this book, stayed up all night with it. Anolik decodes, ruptures, and ultimately intensifies Eve’s singular irresistible glitz.” —Jia Tolentino, The New Yorker

“The Eve Babitz book I’ve been waiting for. What emerges isn’t just a portrait of a writer, but also of Los Angeles: sprawling, melancholic, and glamorous.” —Stephanie Danler, author of Sweetbitter
TitleA Kind of Mirraculas Paradise
AuthorAllen, Sandy
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category 1Biography & Autobiography
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / People with Disabilities
Category Full 2BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
ISBN-139781501134043
On Sale01/15/19
US Price$18
CDN Price$25
Pages288
Cover StatusFinal
“Compelling…A bracing work of art and a loving tribute” (Los Angeles Times), this propulsive, stunning book illuminates the experience of living with schizophrenia like never before.
TitleUp Up, Down Down
AuthorKnapp, Cheston
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category 1Literary Collections
Category Full 1LITERARY COLLECTIONS / Essays
Category Full 2LITERARY COLLECTIONS / General
ISBN-139781501161032
On Sale02/05/19
US Price$16
CDN Price$22
Pages320
Cover StatusFinal
In the tradition of John Jeremiah Sullivan and David Foster Wallace, Cheston Knapp’s Up Up, Down Down “is an always smart, often hilarious, and ultimately transcendent essay collection” (Anthony Doerr, Pulitzer Prize-winning author of All the Light We Cannot See) that brilliantly explores authenticity and the nature of identity.
TitleThe Art of Dying Well
AuthorButler, Katy
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category 1Self-Help
Category Full 1SELF-HELP / Death, Grief, Bereavement
Category Full 2MEDICAL / Terminal Care
ISBN-139781501135316
On Sale02/19/19
US Price$26
CDN Price$35
Pages288
Cover StatusReady to Feed
A reassuring and thoroughly researched guide to maintaining a high quality of life—from resilient old age to the first inklings of a serious illness to the final breath—by the New York Times bestselling author of Knocking on Heaven’s Door.
TitleSurvival Math
AuthorJackson, Mitchell S.
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category 1Biography & Autobiography
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Cultural, Ethnic & Regional/General
Category Full 2BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Literary Figures
ISBN-139781501131707
On Sale03/05/19
US Price$26
CDN Price$35
Pages336
Cover StatusReady to Feed
In a thrillingly alive, candid new work, award-winning author Mitchell S. Jackson takes us inside the drug-ravaged neighborhood and struggling family of his youth, while examining the cultural forces—large and small—that led him and his family to this place.
TitleThe Catalogue of Shipwrecked Books
AuthorWilson-Lee, Edward
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category 1Biography & Autobiography
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Historical
Category Full 2HISTORY / Europe/Renaissance
ISBN-139781982111397
On Sale03/12/19
US Price$30
CDN Price$39.99
Pages416
Cover StatusReady to Feed
In the tradition of Stephen Greenblatt’s The Swerve and Dava Sobel’s Galileo’s Daughter, a 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 16th century Europe.