Spring 2019 Scribner Catalog
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TitleHeavy
AuthorLaymon, Kiese
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category 1Biography & Autobiography
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
Category Full 2BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Cultural, Ethnic & Regional/General
ISBN-139781501125669
On Sale03/05/19
US Price$16
CDN Price$22
Pages256
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*Named a Best Book of 2018 by the New York Times, Publishers Weekly, NPR, Broadly, Buzzfeed (Nonfiction), The Undefeated, Library Journal (Biography/Memoirs), The Washington Post (Nonfiction), Southern Living (Southern), Entertainment Weekly, and The New York Times Critics*

In this powerful, provocative, and universally lauded memoir—shortlisted for the Andrew Carnegie Medal and Kirkus Prize—genre-bending essayist and novelist Kiese Laymon “provocatively meditates on his trauma growing up as a black man, and in turn crafts an essential polemic against American moral rot” (Entertainment Weekly).
TitleAmerican Histories
AuthorWideman, John Edgar
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category 1Fiction
Category Full 1FICTION / Short Stories (single author)
Category Full 2FICTION / African American/General
ISBN-139781501178351
On Sale03/26/19
US Price$16
CDN Price$22
Pages240
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“A powerful assemblage of short stories exploring late-in-life angst through personal myth, cultural memory, and riffs on an empire scorched by its own hubris” (O, The Oprah Magazine) from award-winning author John Edgar Wideman—his first collection in more than a decade.
TitleMacbeth
AuthorBloom, Harold
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category 1Literary Criticism
Category Full 1LITERARY CRITICISM / Shakespeare
Category Full 2LITERARY CRITICISM / Renaissance
ISBN-139781501164255
On Sale04/02/19
US Price$24
CDN Price$33
Pages160
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From the greatest Shakespeare scholar of our time, comes a portrait of Macbeth, one of William Shakespeare’s most complex and compelling anti-heroes—the final volume in a series of five short books about the great playwright’s most significant personalities: Falstaff, Cleopatra, Lear, Iago, Macbeth.
TitleWest
AuthorDavies, Carys
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category 1Fiction
Category Full 1FICTION / Literary
Category Full 2FICTION / Historical/General
ISBN-139781501179358
On Sale04/02/19
US Price$15
CDN Price$20
Pages160
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Named a Best Book of the Year by The Sunday Times (UK) * The Guardian (UK) * The Washington Independent Review of Books * Sydney Morning Herald * The Los Angeles Public Library * The Irish Independent * Real Simple *

“Carys Davies is a deft, audacious visionary.” —Téa Obreht
TitleVoice Lessons for Parents
AuthorMogel, Wendy
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category 1Family & Relationships
Category Full 1FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Parenting/General
Category Full 2FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Life Stages/School Age
ISBN-139781501142406
On Sale04/09/19
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages336
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New York Times bestselling author Dr. Wendy Mogel “teaches parents the dialect needed to converse with their daughters and sons at every stage of life. It’s kind and loving, but it’s also strategic” (Chicago Tribune).
TitleBlood Memory
AuthorIles, Greg
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category 1Fiction
Category Full 1FICTION / Thrillers/General
Category Full 2FICTION / Thrillers/Suspense
ISBN-139781982120672
On Sale04/09/19
US Price$18
CDN Price$25
Pages656
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From the author of the New York Times bestselling Natchez Burning trilogy and the Penn Cage series, and hailed by Dan Brown (The Da Vinci Code) for his “utterly consuming” suspense fiction, Greg Iles melds forensic detail with penetrating insight in this novel that delves in the heart of a killer in a Mississippi town.
TitleBeyond the Truth
AuthorHolt, Anne
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category 1Fiction
Category Full 1FICTION / Mystery & Detective/Women Sleuths
Category Full 2FICTION / Mystery & Detective/Hard-Boiled
ISBN-139781501123467
On Sale04/16/19
US Price$16
CDN Price$22
Pages320
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In the seventh installment of the Hanne Wilhelmsen series “that demands to be read—and the more quickly, the better” (Bookreporter), the brilliant female detective must untangle the complex and bitter history of one of Oslo’s wealthiest families after a celebratory get-together ends in a shocking multivictim homicide.
TitleFeast Your Eyes
AuthorGoldberg, Myla
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category 1Fiction
Category Full 1FICTION / Literary
Category Full 2FICTION / Family Life/General
ISBN-139781501197840
On Sale04/16/19
US Price$28
CDN Price$37
Pages336
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The first novel in nearly a decade from Myla Goldberg, the award-winning, New York Times bestselling author of Bee Season—a compelling and wholly original story about a female photographer grappling with ambition and motherhood, a balancing act familiar to women of every generation.
TitleLear
AuthorBloom, Harold
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category 1Literary Criticism
Category Full 1LITERARY CRITICISM / Shakespeare
Category Full 2LITERARY CRITICISM / Renaissance
ISBN-139781501164200
On Sale04/23/19
US Price$16
CDN Price$22
Pages176
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From one of the greatest Shakespeare scholars of our time, a beloved professor who has taught the Bard for over half a century—an intimate, wise, deeply compelling portrait of Lear, arguably Shakespeare’s most tragic and compelling character, the third in a series of five short books hailed as Harold Bloom’s “last love letter to the shaping spirit of his imagination” (The New York Times Book Review).
TitleLie With Me
AuthorBesson, Philippe
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category 1Fiction
Category Full 1FICTION / Literary
Category Full 2FICTION / Coming of Age
ISBN-139781501197871
On Sale04/30/19
US Price$25
CDN Price$34
Pages160
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The award-winning, bestselling French novel by Philippe Besson—“the French Brokeback Mountain” (Elle)—about an affair between two teenage boys in 1984 France, translated with subtle beauty and haunting lyricism by the iconic and internationally acclaimed actress/writer Molly Ringwald.