Fall 2019 Simon & Schuster Adult Distributed Publisher Catalog
Pub Month: November 2019
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TitleSilence of the Chagos
AuthorPatel, Shenaz
Sub-ImprintRestless Books
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1FICTION / Political
Category Full 2FICTION / Literary
Category Full 3
ISBN-139781632062345
On Sale11/05/19
US Price$17.99
CDN Price
Pages178
Cover Status
Based on a true, still-unfolding story, Silence of the Chagos is a powerful exploration of cultural identity, the concept of home, and above all the neverending desire for justice. Shenaz Patel draws on the lives of uprooted Chagossian activists in this tragic example of 20th century political oppression.
TitleHow to Be a Poet
AuthorFarkas, J. M.
Sub-ImprintAMP Adult
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1POETRY / Subjects & Themes/Love & Erotica
Category Full 2POETRY / Women Authors
Category Full 3POETRY / General
ISBN-139781449495541
On Sale11/05/19
US Price$14.99
CDN Price$19.99
Pages
Cover StatusRFC
The Roman poet Ovid's The Book of Love instructed women on the "art" of seduction and men in the "art" of romantic conquest. It is a "classic" sexist text on men, women, love, and sex.
TitleFalling through Love
AuthorKichloo, Akif
Sub-ImprintAMP Adult
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1POETRY / Subjects & Themes/Love & Erotica
Category Full 2POETRY / Subjects & Themes/Death, Grief, Loss
Category Full 3POETRY / American/Asian American
ISBN-139781524851156
On Sale11/05/19
US Price$14.99
CDN Price$19.99
Pages
Cover Status
Falling Through Love is a heart-pounding, stomach-dropping, beautiful plunge into experiences of love, longing, and loss.
 
TitleDungeons and Drawings: An Illustrated Compendium of Creatures
AuthorMartínez de Rituerto, Blanca
Sub-ImprintAMP Adult
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1GAMES & ACTIVITIES / Role Playing & Fantasy
Category Full 2
Category Full 3
ISBN-139781524852016
On Sale11/12/19
US Price$19.99
CDN Price$26.99
Pages280
Cover StatusFinal
Who hasn’t been fascinated by monsters? This book collects some of the best creatures from Dungeons & Dragons, setting them out in an informative illustrated bestiary for beginners and enthusiasts alike.
 
TitleYou Can't Kill Me Twice
AuthorYi, Charlyne
Sub-ImprintAMP Adult
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1POETRY / General
Category Full 2POETRY / Subjects & Themes/Death, Grief, Loss
Category Full 3
ISBN-139781524850753
On Sale11/19/19
US Price$14.99
CDN Price$19.99
Pages
Cover StatusRFC
A deeply personal collection of poetry and art by the award-winning actor, comedian, and composer, Charlyne Yi.
 
TitleBird Brain
AuthorMullin, Chuck
Sub-ImprintAMP Adult
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1HUMOR / Form/Comic Strips & Cartoons
Category Full 2HUMOR / Topic/Animals
Category Full 3HUMOR / General
ISBN-139781524854584
On Sale11/19/19
US Price$14.99
CDN Price$19.99
Pages208
Cover Status
Bird Brain is a collection of brutally honest, brilliantly weird comics exploring what it’s like to live with mental illness . . . using pigeons.
TitleSo This Is How Being a Grandmother Feels
AuthorShea, Chris
Sub-ImprintAMP Gift
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Parenting/Grandparenting
Category Full 2FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / General
Category Full 3
ISBN-139781524854300
On Sale11/05/19
US Price$7.99
CDN Price$10.99
Pages80
Cover StatusFinal
This newly packaged edition of a beloved bestseller is the perfect gift for those discovering the unique and life-changing magic of grandchildren.
TitleAmerican Girl Holiday Baking
AuthorAmerican Girl
Sub-ImprintWeldon Owen
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1COOKING / Cooking with Kids
Category Full 2COOKING / Entertaining
Category Full 3COOKING / Holiday
ISBN-139781681884769
On Sale11/05/19
US Price$19.95
CDN Price$23.95
Pages128
Cover Status
The ninth book in the bestselling series from American Girl, American Girl Holiday Baking features over 45 delicious recipes for young chefs to bake for the holidays. Inspiring photography, ideas for planning festive celebrations, and plenty of helpful cooking tips make this book the perfect gift for the budding chef in your life.
TitleSera Monastery
AuthorCabezón, José
Sub-ImprintWisdom Publications
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1RELIGION / Buddhism/Tibetan
Category Full 2RELIGION / Buddhism/History
Category Full 3RELIGION / Buddhism/Rituals & Practice
ISBN-139781614296119
On Sale11/05/19
US Price$49.95
CDN Price$67.95
Pages600
Cover StatusRFC
The definitive history of Sera Monastery, one of the great monastic universities of Tibet, from its founding to the present.
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.