Fall 2019 Simon & Schuster Adult Publishing Catalog
Pub Month: September 2019
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TitleOut of Darkness, Shining Light
AuthorGappah, Petina
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1FICTION / Literary
Category Full 2FICTION / Historical/General
Category Full 3FICTION / Friendship
ISBN-139781982110338
On Sale09/10/19
US Price$27
CDN Price$36
Pages320
Cover StatusFinal
“Engrossing, beautiful, and deeply imaginative, Out of Darkness, Shining Light is a novel that lends voice to those who appeared only as footnotes in history, yet whose final, brave act of loyalty and respect changed the course of it. An incredible and important book by a masterful writer.” ​—Yaa Gyasi, author of Homegoing
TitleHeartland
AuthorSmarsh, Sarah
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
Category Full 2SOCIAL SCIENCE / Poverty & Homelessness
Category Full 3SOCIAL SCIENCE / Sociology/Rural
ISBN-139781501133107
On Sale09/03/19
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages320
Cover StatusFinal
*Finalist for the National Book Award*
*Finalist for the Kirkus Prize*
*Instant New York Times Bestseller*

*Named a Best Book of the Year by NPR, The New York Post, BuzzFeed, Shelf Awareness, Bustle, and Publishers Weekly*

An essential read for our times: an eye-opening memoir of working-class poverty in America that will deepen our understanding of the ways in which class shapes our country and “a deeply humane memoir that crackles with clarifying insight”.*
TitleWildhood
AuthorNatterson-Horowitz, Barbara
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1SCIENCE / Life Sciences/Zoology/Mammals
Category Full 2PSYCHOLOGY / Developmental/Adolescent
Category Full 3FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Parenting/General
ISBN-139781501164699
On Sale09/17/19
US Price$28
CDN Price$37
Pages368
Cover StatusFinal
A revelatory investigation of human and animal adolescence and young adulthood from the New York Times bestselling authors of Zoobiquity.
TitleOur Dogs, Ourselves
AuthorHorowitz, Alexandra
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1PETS / Dogs/General
Category Full 2NATURE / Animals/General
Category Full 3SOCIAL SCIENCE / Anthropology/General
ISBN-139781501175008
On Sale09/03/19
US Price$28
CDN Price$37
Pages320
Cover StatusFinal
From Alexandra Horowitz, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Inside of a Dog, an eye-opening, informative, and wholly entertaining examination and celebration of the human-canine relationship for the curious dog owner and science-lover alike.
TitleHollywood's Eve
AuthorAnolik, Lili
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Entertainment & Performing Arts
Category Full 2ART / Popular Culture
Category Full 3BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Literary Figures
ISBN-139781501125805
On Sale09/03/19
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages288
Cover StatusFinal
Los Angeles in the 1960s and 70s was the pop culture capital of the world—a movie factory, a music factory, a dream factory. Eve Babitz was the ultimate factory girl, a pure product of LA, and Vanity Fair writer “Lili Anolik decodes, ruptures, and ultimately intensifies Eve’s singular irresistible glitz” (The New Yorker).
TitleMurder in the Bayou
AuthorBrown, Ethan
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1TRUE CRIME / Murder/General
Category Full 2LAW / Criminal Law/General
Category Full 3SOCIAL SCIENCE / Prostitution & Sex Trade
ISBN-139781982127817
On Sale09/24/19
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages272
Cover Status
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 Institute
AuthorKing, Stephen
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1FICTION / Thrillers/Suspense
Category Full 2FICTION / Horror
Category Full 3FICTION / Thrillers/Supernatural
ISBN-139781982110567
On Sale09/10/19
US Price$30
CDN Price$39.99
Pages576
Cover StatusFinal
From #1 New York Times bestselling author Stephen King, the most riveting and unforgettable story of kids confronting evil since It—publishing just as the second part of It, the movie, lands in theaters.
TitleMr. Mercedes
AuthorKing, Stephen
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatMass Market Paperbound
Category Full 1FICTION / Thrillers/Suspense
Category Full 2FICTION / Thrillers/Crime
Category Full 3FICTION / Mystery & Detective/Police Procedural
ISBN-139781501125607
On Sale12/29/15
US Price$9.99
CDN Price$12.99
Pages560
Cover StatusFinal
Now an AT&T Audience Original Series
WINNER of the EDGAR AWARD for BEST NOVEL and #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER!

In a high-suspense race against time, three of the most unlikely heroes Stephen King has ever created try to stop a lone killer from murdering thousands. “Mr. Mercedes is a rich, resonant, exceptionally readable accomplishment by a man who can write in whatever genre he chooses” (The Washington Post).
TitleThe Best American Poetry 2019
AuthorLehman, David
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1POETRY / General
Category Full 2POETRY / Anthologies (multiple authors)
Category Full 3POETRY / American/General
ISBN-139781982106577
On Sale09/10/19
US Price$18.99
CDN Price$25.99
Pages272
Cover StatusFinal
The 2019 edition of The Best American Poetry—“one of the mainstays of the poetry publication world” (Academy of American Poets)—now guest edited by Major Jackson, award-winning poet and poetry editor of the Harvard Review.
TitleThe Best American Poetry 2019
AuthorLehman, David
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1POETRY / General
Category Full 2POETRY / Anthologies (multiple authors)
Category Full 3POETRY / American/General
ISBN-139781982106560
On Sale09/10/19
US Price$35
CDN Price$47
Pages272
Cover StatusFinal
The 2019 edition of The Best American Poetry—“one of the mainstays of the poetry publication world” (Academy of American Poets)—now guest edited by Major Jackson, award-winning poet and poetry editor of the Harvard Review.