Spring 2019 Scribner Catalog
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TitleLooker
AuthorSims, Laura
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category 1Fiction
Category Full 1FICTION / Psychological
Category Full 2FICTION / Literary
ISBN-139781501199110
On Sale01/08/19
US Price$25
CDN Price$34
Pages192
Cover StatusFinal
*Vogue’s “Most Anticipated Books of 2019”
*Entertainment Weekly’s “One of January’s Hottest Reads”
*Literary Hub’s “Most Anticipated Books of 2019”
*Southern Living’s “Best New Books Coming Out Winter 2019”

In this taut, arresting debut, a woman becomes fixated on her neighbor—the actress.
TitleThe Magic Feather Effect
AuthorWarner, Melanie
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category 1Medical
Category Full 1MEDICAL / Holistic Medicine
Category Full 2HEALTH & FITNESS / Healing
ISBN-139781501121494
On Sale01/22/19
US Price$27
CDN Price$36
Pages288
Cover StatusFinal
The acclaimed author of Pandora’s Lunchbox and former New York Times reporter takes an enlightening, engaging deep dive into the world of alternative medicine and the surprising science that explains why it may work.
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 StatusFinal
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.
TitleVacuum in the Dark
AuthorBeagin, Jen
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category 1Fiction
Category Full 1FICTION / Literary
Category Full 2FICTION / Women
ISBN-139781501182143
On Sale02/26/19
US Price$25
CDN Price$34
Pages240
Cover StatusFinal
From the Whiting Award-winning author of Pretend I’m Dead and one of the most exhilarating new voices in fiction, a new hilarious, edgy, and brilliant one-of-a-kind novel about a cleaning lady named Mona and her struggles to move forward in life.
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 StatusFinal
An electrifying, dazzlingly written reckoning and an essential addition to the national conversation about race and class, Survival Math takes its name from the calculations award-winning author Mitchell S. Jackson made to survive the Portland, Oregon of his youth.
TitleThe Island of Sea Women
AuthorSee, Lisa
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category 1Fiction
Category Full 1FICTION / Historical/General
Category Full 2FICTION / Women
ISBN-139781501154850
On Sale03/05/19
US Price$27
CDN Price$36
Pages384
Cover StatusFinal
A new novel from Lisa See, the New York Times bestselling author of The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane, about female friendship and family secrets on a small Korean island.
TitleThe Catalogue of Shipwrecked Books
AuthorWilson-Lee, Edward
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category 1History
Category Full 1HISTORY / Europe/Renaissance
Category Full 2HISTORY / Europe/Spain & Portugal
ISBN-139781982111397
On Sale03/12/19
US Price$30
CDN Price$39.99
Pages416
Cover StatusFinal
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

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.
TitleThe Long Walk
AuthorKing, Stephen
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatMass Market Paperbound
Category 1Fiction
Category Full 1FICTION / Dystopian
Category Full 2FICTION / Thrillers/Suspense
ISBN-139781501143823
On Sale04/19/16
US Price$9.99
CDN Price$12.99
Pages400
Cover StatusFinal
In this #1 national bestseller, “master storyteller” (Houston Chronicle) Stephen King, writing as Richard Bachman, tells the tale of the contestants of a grueling walking competition where there can only be one winner—the one that survives.
TitleSing to It
AuthorHempel, Amy
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category 1Fiction
Category Full 1FICTION / Short Stories (single author)
Category Full 2FICTION / Literary
ISBN-139781982109110
On Sale03/26/19
US Price$25
CDN Price$34
Pages160
Cover StatusFinal
All the tawdry details I’m dying for are in these stories, but they’re given out like old sweaters—without shame, without guile. Amy Hempel is the writer who makes me feel most affiliated with other humans; we are all living this way—hiding, alone, obsessed—and that’s ok.” —Miranda July

From legendary writer Amy Hempel, one of the most celebrated and original voices in American short fiction: a ravishing, sometimes heartbreaking new story collection—her first in over a decade.
TitleBlockchain: The Next Everything
AuthorWilliams, Stephen P.
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category 1Business & Economics
Category Full 1BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / E-Commerce/General (see also COMPUTERS/Electronic Commerce)
Category Full 2TECHNOLOGY / Social Aspects
ISBN-139781982116828
On Sale03/26/19
US Price$24.95
CDN Price$33.95
Pages208
Cover StatusFinal
An experienced tech writer fully explains blockchain technology and how it will radically transform the world as we know it in this accessible, reader-friendly, illuminating guide.