Spring 2019 Simon & Schuster Catalog
Category: Humor
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TitleI Wrote This Book Because I Love You
AuthorKreider, Tim
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category 1Biography & Autobiography
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
Category Full 2HUMOR / Form/Essays
ISBN-139781476739014
On Sale02/12/19
US Price$16
CDN Price$22
Pages224
Cover StatusFinal
*A People Top 10 Book of 2018*

The New York Times essayist and author of We Learn Nothing, Tim Kreider trains his singular power of observation on his (often befuddling) relationships with women.
TitleLessons From Lucy
AuthorBarry, Dave
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category 1Humor
Category Full 1HUMOR / Topic/Animals
Category Full 2PETS / Dogs/General
ISBN-139781501161155
On Sale04/02/19
US Price$26
CDN Price$35
Pages208
Cover StatusFinal
Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist and bestselling author of Dave Barry Turns 40 now shows how to age gracefully, taking cues from his beloved and highly intelligent dog, Lucy.
TitleNearing Ninety
AuthorViorst, Judith
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category 1Humor
Category Full 1HUMOR / Form/Limericks & Verse
Category Full 2HUMOR / Topic/Men, Women & Relationships
ISBN-139781501197086
On Sale04/02/19
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages112
Cover StatusReady to Feed
The newest illustrated poetry collection in beloved author Judith Viorst’s “decade” series (from It’s Hard to Be Hip Over Thirty to Unexpectedly Eighty), exploring, with her signature savvy and humor, what it means to be an impending nonagenarian.
TitleIt's Hard to Be Hip Over Thirty and Other Tragedies of Married Life
AuthorViorst, Judith
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category 1Humor
Category Full 1HUMOR / Form/Limericks & Verse
Category Full 2HUMOR / Topic/Marriage & Family
ISBN-139781982122522
On Sale04/02/19
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages112
Cover StatusReady to Feed
Bringing together some of the best of Judith Viorst’s witty and perceptive poetry—and featuirng the illustrations from the original edition by John Alcorn—Viorst explores the all-too-true ironies and absurdities of being a woman in the modern world.
TitleHow Did I Get to Be Forty and Other Atrocities
AuthorViorst, Judith
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category 1Humor
Category Full 1HUMOR / Form/Limericks & Verse
Category Full 2HUMOR / Topic/Marriage & Family
ISBN-139781982122539
On Sale04/02/19
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages64
Cover StatusReady to Feed
And so you’ve reached that time in life when you’re starting to “pick investments over adventure, / And clean over scenic, and comfortable over intense”; when, even though in your heart of hearts you’re much younger, the rest of you is (how did it happen?) forty.