Fall 2019 Simon & Schuster Adult Publishing Catalog
Category: Sports & Recreation
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TitleNet Work
AuthorMcClanaghan, Rob
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1SPORTS & RECREATION / Coaching/Basketball
Category Full 2SPORTS & RECREATION / Basketball
Category Full 3SELF-HELP / Motivational & Inspirational
ISBN-139781982114794
On Sale10/01/19
US Price$27
CDN Price$36
Pages224
Cover StatusFinal
Rob McClanaghan, the NBA’s most sought-after trainer, shares a behind-the-scenes look at how superstars like Stephen Curry, Kevin Durant, Derrick Rose, Russell Westbrook, and Kevin Love work to excel at the game.
TitleThe Game
AuthorColt, George Howe
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1HISTORY / Social History
Category Full 2HISTORY / United States/20th Century
Category Full 3SPORTS & RECREATION / Football
ISBN-139781501104794
On Sale10/08/19
US Price$18
CDN Price$25
Pages400
Cover StatusFinal
*A New York Times Notable Book*
*A Kirkus Reviews Best Book of the Year*

From the bestselling National Book Award finalist and author of The Big House comes “a well-blended narrative packed with top-notch reporting and relevance for our own time” (The Boston Globe) about the young athletes who battled in the legendary Harvard-Yale football game of 1968 amidst the sweeping currents of one of the most transformative years in American history.
TitleThe Incomplete Book of Running
AuthorSagal, Peter
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1SPORTS & RECREATION / Running & Jogging
Category Full 2SPORTS & RECREATION / General
Category Full 3SPORTS & RECREATION / Training
ISBN-139781451696257
On Sale09/10/19
US Price$16
CDN Price$22
Pages224
Cover StatusFinal
Peter Sagal, the host of NPR’s Wait Wait...Don’t Tell Me! and a popular columnist for Runner’s World, shares “commentary and reflection about running with a deeply felt personal story, this book is winning, smart, honest, and affecting. Whether you are a runner or not, it will move you” (Susan Orlean).
TitleThe Grandmaster
AuthorButler, Brin-Jonathan
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1GAMES & ACTIVITIES / Chess
Category Full 2SPORTS & RECREATION / General
Category Full 3SPORTS & RECREATION / Essays
ISBN-139781501172618
On Sale11/12/19
US Price$16
CDN Price$22
Pages224
Cover StatusFinal
“A bravura performance…An entertaining book” (Kirkus Reviews) about the dramatic 2016 World Chess Championship between Norway’s Magnus Carlsen and Russia’s Sergey Karjakin, which mirrored the world’s geopolitical unrest and rekindled a global fascination with the sport.
TitleNo Days Off
AuthorDomi, Max
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster Canada
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1SPORTS & RECREATION / Hockey
Category Full 2BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
Category Full 3BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Sports
ISBN-139781501183645
On Sale10/29/19
US Price$26.99
CDN Price$32.99
Pages224
Cover StatusFinal
One of the NHL’s most talented young stars shares his inspiring coming-of-age story about following his dreams after being diagnosed with type 1 diabetes.

A portion of proceeds from the sale of this book will be donated to JDRF, the leading global organization funding type 1 diabetes research.
TitleEveryday Hockey Heroes
AuthorMcKenzie, Bob
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster Canada
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1SPORTS & RECREATION / Hockey
Category Full 2SPORTS & RECREATION / Essays
Category Full 3BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Sports
ISBN-139781982104856
On Sale10/29/19
US Price$14.99
CDN Price$19.99
Pages288
Cover StatusFinal
INSTANT NATIONAL BESTSELLER

An inspiring and updated volume of stories about Canada’s most beloved sport—hockey—and the everyday heroes who embody the spirit of the game and help shape its future, from the pros who compete in NHL arenas to the dreamers and fans who play on backyard rinks.