Fall 2019 Simon & Schuster Adult Publishing Catalog
Format: Paperback
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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, 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”.*
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 Sale09/17/19
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages272
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).
Title7 Secrets to Investing Like Warren Buffett
AuthorBuffett, Mary
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Personal Finance/Investing
Category Full 2BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Finance/Wealth Management
Category Full 3BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Entrepreneurship
ISBN-139781982130336
On Sale10/22/19
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages240
Cover StatusFinal
A clear, simple, and complete guide for beginning investors from bestselling author Mary Buffett and Sean Seah that explains Warren Buffett’s techniques of Value Investing and his proven strategies to ensure long-term success.
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.
TitleDarkness at Noon
AuthorKoestler, Arthur
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1FICTION / Literary
Category Full 2FICTION / Political
Category Full 3FICTION / Psychological
ISBN-139781501161315
On Sale09/17/19
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages272
Cover StatusFinal
The newly discovered lost text of Arthur Koestler’s modern masterpiece, Darkness at Noon—the haunting portrait of a revolutionary, imprisoned and tortured under totalitarian rule—is now restored and in a completely new translation.
TitleThe Possible World
AuthorSchwarz, Liese O'Halloran
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1FICTION / Women
Category Full 2FICTION / Literary
Category Full 3FICTION / Family Life/General
ISBN-139781501166150
On Sale09/17/19
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages368
Cover StatusFinal
“A brilliantly written, moving story” (The Washington Book Review) about the converging lives of a young boy who witnesses a brutal murder, the doctor who tends to him, and an old woman guarding her long-buried past.
TitleIago
AuthorBloom, Harold
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FormatPaperback
Category Full 1LITERARY CRITICISM / Shakespeare
Category Full 2LITERARY CRITICISM / Renaissance
Category Full 3LITERARY CRITICISM / Drama
ISBN-139781501164231
On Sale10/01/19
US Price$16
CDN Price$22
Pages160
Cover StatusFinal
From one of the greatest Shakespeare scholars of our time, Harold Bloom presents Othello’s Iago, perhaps the Bard’s most compelling villain—the fourth in a series of five short books about the great playwright’s most significant personalities.
TitleBelonging
AuthorKrug, Nora
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1COMICS & GRAPHIC NOVELS / Literary
Category Full 2COMICS & GRAPHIC NOVELS / Nonfiction/Biography & Memoir
Category Full 3BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
ISBN-139781476796635
On Sale09/17/19
US Price$20
CDN Price$27
Pages288
Cover StatusFinal
* Winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award * Silver Medal Society of Illustrators *

* Named a Best Book of the Year by The New York Times, The Boston Globe, San Francisco Chronicle, NPR, Comics Beat, The Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel, Kirkus Reviews, and Library Journal

This “ingenious reckoning with the past” (The New York Times), by award-winning artist Nora Krug investigates the hidden truths of her family’s wartime history in Nazi Germany.
TitleLooker
AuthorSims, Laura
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1FICTION / Psychological
Category Full 2FICTION / Literary
Category Full 3FICTION / Thrillers/Psychological
ISBN-139781501199127
On Sale10/01/19
US Price$16
CDN Price$22
Pages208
Cover StatusFinal
*Vogue’s “Most Anticipated Books of 2019”
*Entertainment Weekly’s “One of January’s Hottest Reads”
*Literary Hub’s “Most Anticipated Books of 2019”
*Southern Living’s “Best New Books Coming Out Winter 2019”

In this taut, arresting debut, a woman becomes fixated on her neighbor—the actress.