Spring 2020 Simon & Schuster Adult Publishing Catalog
Category: Sports & Recreation
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TitleLou Gehrig
AuthorGaff, Alan D.
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Sports
Category Full 2SPORTS & RECREATION / Baseball/History
Category Full 3SPORTS & RECREATION / Baseball/Essays & Writings
ISBN-139781982132392
On Sale03/10/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$24.99
CDN Price$33.99
Pages224
Cover StatusReady to Feed
The lost memoir from baseball icon Lou Gehrig—a major historical discovery, published for the first time as a book, with “color commentary” from historian Alan Gaff.
TitleAfter the Miracle
AuthorShamsky, Art
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1SPORTS & RECREATION / Baseball/History
Category Full 2SPORTS & RECREATION / Baseball/General
Category Full 3BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Sports
ISBN-139781501176531
On Sale03/17/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages336
Cover StatusReady to Feed
“A great and insightful” (Keith Hernandez, New York Mets legend and broadcaster) New York Times bestselling account of an iconic team in baseball history: the 1969 New York Mets—a last-place team that turned it all around in just one season—told by ’69 Mets outfielder Art Shamsky, Hall of Fame pitcher Tom Seaver, and other teammates who reminisce about that legendary season and their enduring bonds decades later.
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.
TitleOlympic Pride, American Prejudice
AuthorDraper, Deborah R
Sub-ImprintAtria Books
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Sports
Category Full 2SPORTS & RECREATION / Olympics & Paralympics
Category Full 3HISTORY / African American
ISBN-139781501162152
On Sale02/04/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$28
CDN Price$37
Pages320
Cover StatusReady to Feed
Discover the astonishing, inspirational, and largely unknown true story of the eighteen African American athletes who competed in the 1936 Berlin Olympic Games, defying the racism of both Nazi Germany and the Jim Crow South.
TitleThe Second Life of Tiger Woods
AuthorBamberger, Michael
Sub-ImprintAvid Reader press
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1SPORTS & RECREATION / Golf
Category Full 2BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Rich & Famous
Category Full 3BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Sports
ISBN-139781982122829
On Sale03/31/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$28
CDN Price$37
Pages288
Cover StatusReady to Feed
From Michael Bamberger, author most recently of the New York Times bestseller Men in Green, the intimate and extraordinary Tiger Woods comeback story, in which the iconic golfer—his game, body, and life in shambles—makes not only a triumphant return to the winner’s circle (his 2019 Masters title), but discovers along the way more widespread love and admiration than he had ever known before.
TitleStrong Like Her
AuthorShapley, Haley
Sub-ImprintGallery Books
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1HISTORY / Women
Category Full 2SPORTS & RECREATION / Bodybuilding & Weight Training
Category Full 3HEALTH & FITNESS / Exercise
ISBN-139781982120856
On Sale04/07/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$29.99
CDN Price$39.99
Pages256
Cover StatusReady to Feed
An adult version of the hugely successful book Strong Is the New Pretty, this is an inspiring tribute to female athletes—those who have paved the way throughout history and those who continue to push the boundaries of what it means to be strong.
TitleUnder the Black Hat
AuthorRoss, Jim
Sub-ImprintTiller Press
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Sports
Category Full 2BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Rich & Famous
Category Full 3SPORTS & RECREATION / Wrestling
ISBN-139781982130527
On Sale03/31/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$26.99
CDN Price$35.99
Pages288
Cover StatusReady to Feed
From legendary wrestling announcer Jim Ross comes a candid, colorful memoir about the inner workings of the WWE and the personal crises he weathered at the height of his career.