Fall 2019 Simon & Schuster Adult Distributed Publisher Catalog
Category: Philosophy
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TitleIkigai and Other Japanese Words to Live By
AuthorFujimoto, Mari
Sub-ImprintAMP Gift
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1PHILOSOPHY / Eastern
Category Full 2BODY, MIND & SPIRIT / Mindfulness & Meditation
Category Full 3FOREIGN LANGUAGE STUDY / Japanese
ISBN-139781524853846
On Sale09/24/19
US Price$14.99
CDN Price$19.99
Pages112
Cover StatusFinal
Discover the art of mindfulness through words, phrases, haikus, and photographs that reflect the stillness and meditative nature of Japanese culture.
TitleSculpting the Buddha Within
AuthorKido, Shuri
Sub-ImprintWisdom Publications
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1RELIGION / Buddhism/General (see also PHILOSOPHY/Buddhist)
Category Full 2RELIGION / Buddhism/Rituals & Practice
Category Full 3PHILOSOPHY / Religious
ISBN-139781614296195
On Sale09/03/19
US Price$19.95
CDN Price$26.95
Pages288
Cover StatusRFC
The definitive biography of Shinjo Ito, the founder of one of the main traditions of Buddhism, which has almost 1 million members worldwide.
TitleThe Death of You
AuthorChen, Miguel
Sub-ImprintWisdom Publications
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1SELF-HELP / Death, Grief, Bereavement
Category Full 2RELIGION / Buddhism/General (see also PHILOSOPHY/Buddhist)
Category Full 3PHILOSOPHY / Buddhist
ISBN-139781614295747
On Sale09/17/19
US Price$17.95
CDN Price$11.99
Pages168
Cover StatusFinal
A yoga teacher, punk rock bassist, and Buddhist teaches from experience on how approaching death and grief with a little more compassion and a little less fear will make for a better life—and a better death, too.
TitleThe Faults of Meat
Author
Sub-ImprintWisdom Publications
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1PHILOSOPHY / Buddhist
Category Full 2RELIGION / Buddhism/Tibetan
Category Full 3RELIGION / Buddhism/Rituals & Practice
ISBN-139781614294818
On Sale10/01/19
US Price$34.95
CDN Price$46.95
Pages336
Cover StatusRFC
Vegetarianism is a hotly debated topic within Buddhist circles. This book provides a valuable new contribution to the discussion with translations of thirteen Tibetan texts focused on the ethical problems associated with eating meat, coming from a wide variety of perspectives and lineages.
TitleThe Illustrated Lotus Sutra
AuthorReeves, Gene
Sub-ImprintWisdom Publications
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1RELIGION / Buddhism/Sacred Writings
Category Full 2PHILOSOPHY / Buddhist
Category Full 3RELIGION / Buddhism/General (see also PHILOSOPHY/Buddhist)
ISBN-139781614295327
On Sale10/22/19
US Price$107
CDN Price$140
Pages544
Cover StatusFinal
Renowned and beloved the world over, a peerless contemporary translation of one of Buddhism’s most important texts comes alive with over 110 full-page illustrations by a multiple award-winning artist.
TitleStart Here, Start Now
AuthorGunaratana, Bhante
Sub-ImprintWisdom Publications
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1PHILOSOPHY / Buddhist
Category Full 2BODY, MIND & SPIRIT / Mindfulness & Meditation
Category Full 3RELIGION / Buddhism/Rituals & Practice
ISBN-139781614296270
On Sale11/05/19
US Price$9.95
CDN Price$12.95
Pages168
Cover StatusRFC
A new book distilling Wisdom’s definitive masterpiece on mindfulness and all-time bestseller, Mindfulness in Plain English, down to a pocket-sized guide with everything you need to get started practicing mindfulness right now.

 
TitleThe Zen of R2-D2
AuthorBortolin, Matthew
Sub-ImprintWisdom Publications
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1LITERARY CRITICISM / Science Fiction & Fantasy
Category Full 2LITERARY CRITICISM / Subjects & Themes/Religion
Category Full 3PHILOSOPHY / Buddhist
ISBN-139781614296201
On Sale11/12/19
US Price$16.95
CDN Price$22.95
Pages128
Cover StatusFinal
Entertaining and engaging, this new follow-up to Wisdom’s bestseller The Dharma of Star Wars stands on its own and will captivate a broad audience with the Star Wars story from a Buddhist perspective.
TitleBeautiful Adornment of Mount Meru
AuthorChangkya Rölpai Dorjé
Sub-ImprintWisdom Publications
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1PHILOSOPHY / Buddhist
Category Full 2RELIGION / Buddhism/Tibetan
Category Full 3PHILOSOPHY / Eastern
ISBN-139780861714636
On Sale12/17/19
US Price$69.95
CDN Price$95
Pages700
Cover StatusRFC
The most lucid and penetrating survey of classical Indian philosophy in the Tibetan language.
TitleThe Egyptian Book of the Dead
AuthorBudge, E.A. Wallis
Sub-ImprintClydesdale
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1BODY, MIND & SPIRIT / Ancient Mysteries & Controversial Knowledge
Category Full 2ART / History/Ancient & Classical
Category Full 3RELIGION / Antiquities & Archaeology
ISBN-139781945186653
On Sale07/21/20
US Price$12.99
CDN Price$12.99
Pages380
Cover Status
TitleThe Prophet and Other Tales
AuthorGibran, Kahlil
Sub-ImprintCanterbury Classics
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1PHILOSOPHY / Metaphysics
Category Full 2POETRY / Middle Eastern
Category Full 3FICTION / Classics
ISBN-139781684129201
On Sale10/08/19
US Price$14.99
CDN Price$19.99
Pages200
Cover StatusFinal
A classical work of philosophy that has inspired readers around the world for generations.