Spring 2020 Simon & Schuster Adult Publishing Catalog
Category: Fiction
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TitleThese Ghosts Are Family
AuthorCard, Maisy
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1FICTION / Cultural Heritage
Category Full 2FICTION / Literary
Category Full 3FICTION / Family Life/General
ISBN-139781982117436
On Sale03/03/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$26
CDN Price$35
Pages288
Marketing SpecialistBreeden, Elizabeth
One of Electric Literature’s most Anticipated Debuts of 2020

A transporting debut novel that reveals the ways in which a Jamaican family forms and fractures over generations, in the tradition of Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi.
TitleThe Roxy Letters
AuthorLowry, Mary Pauline
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1FICTION / Women
Category Full 2FICTION / Humorous/General
Category Full 3FICTION / Coming of Age
ISBN-139781982121433
On Sale04/07/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$26
CDN Price$35
Pages320
Marketing SpecialistBreeden, Elizabeth
Meet Roxy. She’s a sometimes vegan, always broke artist with a heart the size of Texas and an ex living in her spare bedroom. Her life is messy, but with the help of a few good friends and by the grace of the goddess Venus she’ll discover that good sex, true love, and her life’s purpose are all closer than she realizes.
TitleRun Me to Earth
AuthorYoon, Paul
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1FICTION / Literary
Category Full 2FICTION / Historical/General
Category Full 3FICTION / General
ISBN-139781501154041
On Sale01/28/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$26
CDN Price$35
Pages272
Marketing SpecialistBreeden, Elizabeth
From award-winning author Paul Yoon comes a beautiful, aching novel about three kids orphaned in 1960s Laos—and how their destinies are entwined across decades, anointed by Hernan Diaz as “one of those rare novels that stays with us to become a standard with which we measure other books.”
TitleHeart of Junk
AuthorGeddes, Luke
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1FICTION / Literary
Category Full 2FICTION / Humorous/General
Category Full 3FICTION / Small Town & Rural
ISBN-139781982106669
On Sale01/21/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$26
CDN Price$35
Pages256
Marketing SpecialistBreeden, Elizabeth
A hilarious debut novel about an eclectic group of merchants at a Kansas antique mall who become implicated in the kidnapping of a local beauty pageant star.
TitleMolly Bit
AuthorBevacqua, Dan
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1FICTION / Literary
Category Full 2FICTION / Women
Category Full 3FICTION / Coming of Age
ISBN-139781982104580
On Sale02/04/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$26
CDN Price$35
Pages320
Marketing SpecialistBreeden, Elizabeth
A haunting and provocative debut novel about the stratospheric rise of an enigmatic Hollywood star and her legacy in the vein of Daisy Jones and the Six, from Columbia MFA graduate Dan Bevacqua.
TitleThe New Iberia Blues
AuthorBurke, James Lee
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1FICTION / Thrillers/Suspense
Category Full 2FICTION / Literary
Category Full 3FICTION / Mystery & Detective/Private Investigators
ISBN-139781501176890
On Sale01/07/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$16.99
CDN Price$22.99
Pages464
Marketing SpecialistBedford, Stephen
Named one of the best crime novels of 2019 by The New York Times Book Review.

The shocking death of a young woman leads Detective Dave Robicheaux into the dark corners of Hollywood, the mafia, and the backwoods of Louisiana in this New York Times bestselling mystery from “modern master” (Publishers Weekly) James Lee Burke.
TitleHark
AuthorLipsyte, Sam
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1FICTION / Literary
Category Full 2FICTION / Humorous/General
Category Full 3FICTION / Satire
ISBN-139781501146077
On Sale01/21/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages304
Marketing SpecialistBreeden, Elizabeth
An “extremely funny...brilliantly alive” (The New York Times Book Review) social satire of the highest order from bestselling author Sam Lipsyte, centered around an unwitting mindfulness guru and the phenomenon he initiates.
TitleGorky Park
AuthorSmith, Martin Cruz
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatMass Market Paperbound
Category Full 1FICTION / Crime
Category Full 2FICTION / Thrillers/Suspense
Category Full 3FICTION / Mystery & Detective/General
ISBN-139781982132149
On Sale01/28/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$9.99
CDN Price$12.99
Pages608
Marketing Specialist
The “gripping, romantic, and dazzlingly original” (Cosmopolitan) Arkady Renko book that started it all: the #1 bestseller Gorky Park, an espionage classic that begins the series, by Martin Cruz Smith, “the master of the international thriller” (The New York Times).
TitleWho Killed the Fonz?
AuthorBoice, James
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1FICTION / Media Tie-In
Category Full 2FICTION / Mystery & Detective/Amateur Sleuth
Category Full 3FICTION / Thrillers/Crime
ISBN-139781501196898
On Sale02/18/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$16
CDN Price$22
Pages208
Marketing SpecialistBreeden, Elizabeth
The legendary 1950s-era TV show Happy Days gets reinvented as a gritty, “shamelessly entertaining” (Kirkus Reviews) 1980s noir.
TitleNorthern Lights
AuthorStrom, Raymond
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1FICTION / Literary
Category Full 2FICTION / Coming of Age
Category Full 3FICTION / LGBT/Gay
ISBN-139781501190315
On Sale02/18/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages272
Marketing SpecialistBreeden, Elizabeth
A stunning debut novel set in the late 1990s—“a powerful depiction of the currency of intolerance and addiction in one small town” (Kirkus Reviews)—about an androgynous youth who arrives in Minnesota, searching for the mother who abandoned him as a child.