Spring 2019 Scribner Catalog
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TitleHow to Hold a Grudge
AuthorHannah, Sophie
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category 1Self-Help
Category Full 1SELF-HELP / Self-Management/General
Category Full 2PSYCHOLOGY / Interpersonal Relations
ISBN-139781982111427
On Sale01/01/19
US Price$20
CDN Price$27
Pages272
Cover StatusFinal
The first and only comprehensive examination of the universal but widely misunderstood practice of grudge-holding that will show you how to use grudges to be your happiest, most optimistic, and most forgiving self.
TitleThe Longest Line on the Map
AuthorRutkow, Eric
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category 1History
Category Full 1HISTORY / Americas (North, Central, South, West Indies)
Category Full 2HISTORY / Modern/20th Century
ISBN-139781501103902
On Sale01/08/19
US Price$30
CDN Price$39.99
Pages448
Cover StatusFinal
From the award-winning author of American Canopy, a dazzling account of the world’s longest road, the Pan-American Highway, and the epic quest to link North and South America, a dramatic story of commerce, technology, politics, and the divergent fates of the Americas in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries.
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
TitlePretend I'm Dead
AuthorBeagin, Jen
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category 1Fiction
Category Full 1FICTION / Literary
Category Full 2FICTION / Women
ISBN-139781501194429
On Sale01/08/19
US Price$16
CDN Price$22
Pages256
Cover StatusFinal
NAMED A BEST BOOK of the YEAR by O, THE OPRAH MAGAZINE, REFINERY 29, and KIRKUS REVIEWS
SHORTLISTED FOR THE CENTER FOR FICTION FIRST NOVEL PRIZE

A “wondrous,” (O, The Oprah Magazine) “scathingly funny” (Entertainment Weekly) debut from Whiting Award winner Jen Beagin about a cleaning lady named Mona and her quest for self-acceptance and belonging after her relationship with a loveable junkie goes awry.
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
A dazzling, razor-sharp debut novel about a woman whose obsession with the beautiful actress on her block drives her to the edge.
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.
TitleThe Birth of Loud
AuthorPort, Ian S.
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category 1Music
Category Full 1MUSIC / Business Aspects
Category Full 2MUSIC / Musical Instruments/Guitar
ISBN-139781501141652
On Sale01/15/19
US Price$28
CDN Price$37
Pages352
Cover StatusFinal
A riveting saga in the history of rock ‘n’ roll: the decades-long rivalry between the two men who innovated the electric guitar’s amplified sound—Leo Fender and Les Paul—and their intense competition to convince rock stars like the Beatles, Jimi Hendrix, and Eric Clapton to play the instruments they built.
TitleThis Messy Magnificent Life
AuthorRoth, Geneen
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category 1Self-Help
Category Full 1SELF-HELP / Motivational & Inspirational
Category Full 2SELF-HELP / Personal Growth/General
ISBN-139781501182471
On Sale01/15/19
US Price$16
CDN Price$22
Pages224
Cover StatusFinal
Geneen Roth, author of the #1 New York Times bestseller Women Food and God, explains how to take the journey to find one’s own best self in this “beautiful, funny, deeply relevant” (Glennon Doyle) collection of personal reflections.
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.
TitleGrief Works
AuthorSamuel, Julia
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category 1Self-Help
Category Full 1SELF-HELP / Death, Grief, Bereavement
Category Full 2FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Death, Grief, Bereavement
ISBN-139781501181542
On Sale01/22/19
US Price$18
CDN Price
Pages304
Cover StatusFinal
“An honest, practical, as well as emotional guide to working through the processing of mourning” (Vogue.com), Grief Works is a lifeline for all of us dealing with loss and a handbook to help others—from the “expected” death of a parent to the sudden and unexpected death of a child or spouse.