Spring 2019 Simon & Schuster Catalog
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TitleAnatomy of a Genocide
AuthorBartov, Omer
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category 1History
Category Full 1HISTORY / Military/World War II
Category Full 2HISTORY / Modern/20th Century
ISBN-139781451684544
On Sale01/01/19
US Price$18
CDN Price$25
Pages416
Cover StatusFinal
“A substantive contribution to the history of ethnic strife and extreme violence” (The Wall Street Journal) and a cautionary examination of how genocide can take root at the local level—turning neighbors, friends, and family against one another—as seen through the eastern European border town of Buczacz during World War II.
TitleThe Stowaway
AuthorShapiro, Laurie Gwen
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category 1History
Category Full 1HISTORY / Polar Regions
Category Full 2BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Adventurers & Explorers
ISBN-139781476753874
On Sale01/01/19
US Price$16
CDN Price$22
Pages272
Cover StatusFinal
The spectacular, true story of a scrappy teenager from New York’s Lower East Side who stowed away on the most remarkable feat of science and daring of the Jazz Age, The Stowaway is “a thrilling adventure that captures not only the making of a man but of a nation” (David Grann, bestselling author of Killers of the Flower Moon).
TitleNorwich
AuthorCrouse, Karen
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category 1Social Science
Category Full 1SOCIAL SCIENCE / Children's Studies
Category Full 2SOCIAL SCIENCE / Sociology/Rural
ISBN-139781501119903
On Sale01/01/19
US Price$16
CDN Price$22
Pages288
Cover StatusFinal
The extraordinary story of the small Vermont town that has likely produced more Olympians per capita than any other place in the country, Norwich gives “parents of young athletes a great gift—a glimpse at another way to raise accomplished and joyous competitors” (The Washington Post).
TitleGet Better
AuthorDavis, Todd
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category 1Self-Help
Category Full 1SELF-HELP / Personal Growth/Happiness
Category Full 2SELF-HELP / Personal Growth/Success
ISBN-139781501158315
On Sale01/01/19
US Price$18
CDN Price$25
Pages256
Cover StatusFinal
Build Relationships That Will Become Your Organization's Greatest Assets

Fans of Crucial Conversations, The Speed of Trust, Radical Candor, and The Five Dysfunctions of a Team will love Get Better, from the publisher that brought you The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People.
TitleSOG
AuthorPlaster, John L.
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category 1History
Category Full 1HISTORY / Military/Vietnam War
Category Full 2BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Military
ISBN-139781501183461
On Sale01/01/19
US Price$18
CDN Price$25
Pages368
Cover StatusFinal
John Plaster’s riveting account of his covert activities as a member of a special operations team during the Vietnam War is “a true insider’s account, this eye-opening report will leave readers feeling as if they’ve been given a hot scoop on a highly classified project” (Publishers Weekly).
TitleWho Wrote the Bible?
AuthorFriedman, Richard
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category 1Religion
Category Full 1RELIGION / Biblical Criticism & Interpretation/Old Testament
Category Full 2RELIGION / Biblical Studies/Old Testament
ISBN-139781501192401
On Sale01/01/19
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages304
Cover StatusFinal
A much anticipated reissue of Who Wrote the Bible?—the contemporary classic the New York Times Book Review called “a thought-provoking [and] perceptive guide” that identifies the individual writers of the Pentateuch and explains what they can teach us about the origins of the Bible.
TitleBurn the Business Plan
AuthorSchramm, Carl J.
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category 1Business & Economics
Category Full 1BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Entrepreneurship
Category Full 2BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Management
ISBN-139781476794372
On Sale01/08/19
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages288
Cover StatusFinal
Business startup advice from the former president of the Ewing Marion Kaufmann Foundation and cofounder of Global Entrepreneurship Week and StartUp America, this “thoughtful study of ‘how businesses really start, grow, and prosper’...dispels quite a few business myths along the way” (Publishers Weekly).
TitleIt's Even Worse Than You Think
AuthorJohnston, David Cay
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category 1Political Science
Category Full 1POLITICAL SCIENCE / American Government/National
Category Full 2POLITICAL SCIENCE / American Government/Executive Branch
ISBN-139781501174155
On Sale01/08/19
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages352
Cover StatusFinal
From David Cay Johnston, the Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and author of the bestselling The Making of Donald Trump, comes his New York Times bestseller about how the Trump Administration’s policies will affect our jobs, savings, taxes, and safety—completed revised and updated.
TitleCan You Ever Forgive Me?
AuthorIsrael, Lee
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category 1Biography & Autobiography
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
Category Full 2BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Editors, Journalists, Publishers
ISBN-139781982116897
On Sale01/10/19
US Price$15
CDN Price
Pages144
Cover StatusFinal
Now a major motion picture starring Melissa McCarthy—Lee Israel’s hilarious and shocking memoir of the astonishing caper she carried on for almost two years when she forged and sold more than three hundred letters by such literary notables as Dorothy Parker, Edna Ferber, Noel Coward, and many others.
TitleSmoketown
AuthorWhitaker, Mark
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category 1History
Category Full 1HISTORY / African American
Category Full 2HISTORY / United States/20th Century
ISBN-139781501122422
On Sale01/29/19
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages448
Cover StatusFinal
A brilliant, lively account of the Black Renaissance that burst forth in Pittsburgh from the 1920s through the 1950s—“Smoketown will appeal to anybody interested in black history and anybody who loves a good story…terrific, eminently readable…fascinating” (The Washington Post).