Spring 2020 Simon & Schuster Adult Publishing Catalog
Category: Literary Collections
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TitleOn Being 40(ish)
Author
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1LITERARY COLLECTIONS / Essays
Category Full 2LITERARY COLLECTIONS / Women Authors
Category Full 3BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Women
ISBN-139781501172144
On Sale02/25/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages256
Cover StatusReady to Feed
Fifteen powerful women and writers you know and love—from the pages of The New Yorker, The New York Times, Vogue, Glamour, and The Atlantic—offer captivating, intimate, and candid explorations about what it’s really like turning forty—and that the best is yet to come.
TitleDumb Luck and the Kindness of Strangers
AuthorGierach, John
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1SPORTS & RECREATION / Fishing
Category Full 2NATURE / Animals/Fish
Category Full 3LITERARY COLLECTIONS / Essays
ISBN-139781501168581
On Sale04/21/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$27
CDN Price$36
Pages224
Cover StatusReady to Feed
Witty, shrewd, and, as always, a joy to read, John Gierach, “America’s best fishing writer” (Houston Chronicle) and favorite streamside philosopher, extols the frequent joys and occasional tribulations of the fly-fishing life.
TitleThe Power Notebooks
AuthorRoiphe, Katie
Sub-ImprintFree Press
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Women
Category Full 2SOCIAL SCIENCE / Feminism & Feminist Theory
Category Full 3LITERARY COLLECTIONS / Women Authors
ISBN-139781982128012
On Sale03/03/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$27
CDN Price$36
Pages320
Cover StatusReady to Feed
Katie Roiphe, culture writer and author of The Morning After, shares a timely blend of memoir, feminist investigation, and exploration in famous female writers’ lives, in a bold, essential discussion of how strong women experience their power.
TitleI've Been Wrong Before
AuthorJames, Evan
Sub-ImprintAtria Books
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1LITERARY COLLECTIONS / Essays
Category Full 2BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / LGBT
Category Full 3BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
ISBN-139781501199646
On Sale03/03/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages256
Cover StatusReady to Feed
From the award-winning essayist and author of the “shrewd as hell and hysterically funny” (Carmen Maria Machado, author of Her Body and Other Parties) novel Cheer Up, Mr. Widdicombe comes a moving and unforgettable essay collection about his travels around the globe as he reflects on the power and complexity of human relationships.
TitleFight of the Century
Author
Sub-ImprintAvid Reader press
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1LITERARY COLLECTIONS / Essays
Category Full 2POLITICAL SCIENCE / Civil Rights
Category Full 3HISTORY / United States/General
ISBN-139781501190407
On Sale01/21/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$27
CDN Price$36
Pages336
Cover StatusReady to Feed
A unique collaboration between the American Civil Liberties Union and authors Michael Chabon and Ayelet Waldman, Fight of the Century features original essays by the most influential writers at work today—including Jennifer Egan, Neil Gaiman, Marlon James, Viet Thanh Nguyen, Salman Rushdie, Jesmyn Ward, and more—each writing about a landmark ACLU case, published in conjunction with the 100th anniversary of the organization.