Spring 2020 Simon & Schuster Adult Publishing Catalog
Imprint: Scribner
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TitleWhen Time Stopped
AuthorNeumann, Ariana
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
Category Full 2HISTORY / Holocaust
Category Full 3HISTORY / Jewish
ISBN-139781982106379
On Sale02/04/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$28
CDN Price$37
Pages336
Marketing SpecialistLippel, Rosalind F
In this remarkably moving memoir Ariana Neumann dives into the secrets of her father’s past: years spent hiding in plain sight in war-torn Berlin, the annihilation of dozens of family members in the Holocaust, and the courageous choice to build anew.
TitleThe Impossible First
AuthorO'Brady, Colin
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Adventurers & Explorers
Category Full 2BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Survival
Category Full 3BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
ISBN-139781982133115
On Sale01/28/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$28
CDN Price$37
Pages288
Marketing SpecialistLippel, Rosalind F
Colin O’Brady’s awe-inspiring memoir spans his triumphant recovery from a tragic accident to his gripping 932-mile solo crossing of Antarctica.
TitleAmnesty
AuthorAdiga, Aravind
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1FICTION / Literary
Category Full 2FICTION / Cultural Heritage
Category Full 3FICTION / City Life
ISBN-139781982127244
On Sale02/18/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$26
CDN Price$35
Pages272
Marketing SpecialistGilliam, Ashley
A riveting, suspenseful, and exuberant novel from the bestselling, Man Booker Prize–winning author of The White Tiger and Selection Day about a young illegal immigrant who must decide whether to report crucial information about a murder—and thereby risk deportation.
TitleFeast Your Eyes
AuthorGoldberg, Myla
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1FICTION / Literary
Category Full 2FICTION / Family Life/General
Category Full 3FICTION / Women
ISBN-139781501197857
On Sale02/18/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages336
Marketing SpecialistGilliam, Ashley
“A daringly inventive parable of female creativity and motherhood” (O, The Oprah Magazine) from Myla Goldberg, the award-winning, New York Times bestselling author of Bee Season, about a female photographer grappling with ambition and motherhood—a balancing act familiar to women of every generation.
TitleSurvival Math
AuthorJackson, Mitchell S.
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
Category Full 2SOCIAL SCIENCE / Minority Studies
Category Full 3SOCIAL SCIENCE / Discrimination & Race Relations
ISBN-139781501131738
On Sale02/04/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages336
Marketing SpecialistCole, Zoey
“A vibrant memoir of race, violence, family, and manhood…a virtuosic wail of a book” (The Boston Globe), Survival Math calculates how award-winning author Mitchell S. Jackson survived the Portland, Oregon, of his youth.
TitleThe Math of Life and Death
AuthorYates, Kit
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1MATHEMATICS / Applied
Category Full 2MATHEMATICS / Essays
Category Full 3SCIENCE / Life Sciences/Biology
ISBN-139781982111878
On Sale01/07/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$26
CDN Price$35
Pages288
Marketing SpecialistGilliam, Ashley
A brilliant and entertaining mathematician illuminates seven mathematical principles that shape our lives.

“Kit Yates shows how our private and social lives are suffused by mathematics. Ignorance may bring tragedy or farce. This is an exquisitely interesting book. It’s a deeply serious one too and, for those like me who have little math, it’s delightfully readable.” —Ian McEwan, author of Atonement

“Kit Yates is a natural storyteller. Through fascinating stories and examples, he shows how maths is the beating heart of so much of modern life. An exciting new voice in the world of science communication.” —Marcus du Sautoy, author of The Music of the Primes
TitleThe Catalogue of Shipwrecked Books
AuthorWilson-Lee, Edward
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1HISTORY / Europe/Renaissance
Category Full 2HISTORY / Europe/Spain & Portugal
Category Full 3LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Library & Information Science/General
ISBN-139781982111403
On Sale03/10/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages416
Marketing SpecialistGilliam, Ashley
This impeccably researched and “adventure-packed” (The Washington Post) account of the obsessive quest by Christopher Columbus’s son to create the greatest library in the world is “the stuff of Hollywood blockbusters” (NPR) and offers a vivid picture of Europe on the verge of becoming modern.
TitleThe Women in Black
AuthorSt John, Madeleine
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1FICTION / Women
Category Full 2FICTION / Friendship
Category Full 3FICTION / Literary
ISBN-139781982134082
On Sale02/11/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$16
CDN Price$22
Pages224
Marketing SpecialistCole, Zoey
“The book I most often give as a gift to cheer people up.” —Hilary Mantel

An irresistibly charming debut novel set in a department store in Sydney in the 1950s.
TitleStay Up with Hugo Best
AuthorSomers, Erin
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1FICTION / Literary
Category Full 2FICTION / Coming of Age
Category Full 3FICTION / Humorous/General
ISBN-139781982102364
On Sale04/28/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$16
CDN Price$22
Pages272
Marketing SpecialistCole, Zoey
June Bloom is twenty-nine, broke, and an aspiring comedy writer. Hugo Best is a beloved late-night TV icon and notorious womanizer who invites her to his mansion for Memorial Day weekend. This is the story of their four days together, a “zippy…magnificent…devilishly fun ride” (Vogue).
TitleLie With Me
AuthorBesson, Philippe
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1FICTION / LGBT/Gay
Category Full 2FICTION / Coming of Age
Category Full 3FICTION / Literary
ISBN-139781501197888
On Sale04/07/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$16
CDN Price$22
Pages176
Marketing SpecialistCole, Zoey
The critically acclaimed, internationally beloved novel by Philippe Besson—“this year’s Call Me By Your Name” (Vulture) with raves in The New York Times, The New Yorker, The Wall Street Journal, NPR, Vanity Fair, Vogue, O, The Oprah Magazine, and Out—about an affair between two teenage boys in 1984 France, translated with subtle beauty and haunting lyricism by the iconic and internationally acclaimed actress and writer Molly Ringwald.