Fall 2019 Simon & Schuster Adult Publishing Catalog
Category: True Crime
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TitleMurder in the Bayou
AuthorBrown, Ethan
Category Full 1TRUE CRIME / Murder/General
Category Full 2LAW / Criminal Law/General
Category Full 3SOCIAL SCIENCE / Prostitution & Sex Trade
On Sale09/17/19
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Cover StatusFinal
Soon to be a Showtime documentary, Murder in the Bayou is a New York Times bestselling chronicle of a high-stakes investigation into the murders of eight women in a troubled Southern parish that is “part murder case, part corruption exposé, and part Louisiana noir” (New York magazine).
TitleThe Spy Who Was Left Behind
AuthorPullara, Michael
Category Full 1TRUE CRIME / Espionage
Category Full 2HISTORY / Russia & the Former Soviet Union
Category Full 3TRUE CRIME / Murder/General
On Sale11/19/19
US Price$18
CDN Price$25
Cover StatusFinal
The shocking true story of international intrigue —“a highly detailed, engrossing work” (Kirkus Reviews)—involving the 1993 murder of CIA officer Freddie Woodruff by KGB agents and the extensive cover-up that followed in Washington and in Moscow. “In a post-truth era, we need a lot more fearless writers like Michael Pullara” (Robert Baer, author of See No Evil).
TitleHighway of Tears
AuthorMcDiarmid, Jessica
Sub-ImprintAtria Books
Category Full 1TRUE CRIME / Murder/Serial Killers
Category Full 2SOCIAL SCIENCE / Criminology
Category Full 3SOCIAL SCIENCE / Ethnic Studies/Native American Studies
On Sale11/12/19
US Price$28
CDN Price
Cover StatusFinal
In the vein of the astonishing and eye-opening bestsellers I’ll Be Gone in the Dark and The Line Becomes a River, this stunning work of investigative journalism follows a series of unsolved disappearances and murders of Indigenous women in rural British Columbia.