Spring 2020 Simon & Schuster Adult Publishing Catalog
Imprint: Simon Pulse
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TitleOf Curses and Kisses
AuthorMenon, Sandhya
Sub-ImprintSimon Pulse
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Fairy Tales & Folklore/General
Category Full 2YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Romance/General
Category Full 3YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Diversity & Multicultural
ISBN-139781534417540
On Sale02/18/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$18.99
CDN Price$25.99
Pages384
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From the New York Times bestselling author of When Dimple Met Rishi comes the first novel in a brand-new series set at an elite boarding school, that’s a contemporary spin on Beauty and the Beast.
Title500 Words or Less
Authordel Rosario, Juleah
Sub-ImprintSimon Pulse
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Novels in Verse
Category Full 2YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Social Themes/Dating & Sex
Category Full 3YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Family/General (see also headings under Social Themes)
ISBN-139781534410459
On Sale02/11/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$12.99
CDN Price$17.99
Pages400
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“Compelling.” —School Library Journal
“Moving.” —Publishers Weekly
“Poignant.” —Kirkus Reviews


A high school senior attempts to salvage her reputation among her Ivy League–obsessed classmates by writing their college admissions essays and in the process learns big truths about herself in this mesmerizing debut novel-in-verse, perfect for fans of Gayle Forman and Elizabeth Acevedo.
TitleGirls with Razor Hearts
AuthorYoung, Suzanne
Sub-ImprintSimon Pulse
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Science Fiction/General
Category Full 2YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Girls & Women
Category Full 3YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Social Themes/New Experience
ISBN-139781534426160
On Sale03/17/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$19.99
CDN Price$26.99
Pages400
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It’s time to fight back in this second novel in a thrilling, subversive near future series from New York Times bestselling author Suzanne Young about a girls-only private high school that is far more than it appears to be.
TitleGirls with Sharp Sticks
AuthorYoung, Suzanne
Sub-ImprintSimon Pulse
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Thrillers & Suspense
Category Full 2YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Girls & Women
Category Full 3YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Science Fiction/General
ISBN-139781534426146
On Sale02/18/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$12.99
CDN Price$17.99
Pages416
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“Enough plot twists to give a reader whiplash.” —Cosmopolitan

From New York Times bestselling author Suzanne Young comes the start of a thrilling, subversive new series about a girls-only boarding school with a terrifying secret and the friends who will stop at nothing to protect each other.
TitleChosen
AuthorWhite, Kiersten
Sub-ImprintSimon Pulse
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Action & Adventure/General
Category Full 2YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Monsters
Category Full 3YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Media Tie-In
ISBN-139781534404984
On Sale01/07/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$18.99
CDN Price$25.99
Pages368
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“Will get Buffy fans up in their feels.” —Entertainment Weekly on Slayer

Nina continues to learn how to use her slayer powers against enemies old and new in this second novel in the New York Times bestselling series from Kiersten White, set in the world of Buffy the Vampire Slayer.
TitleSlayer
AuthorWhite, Kiersten
Sub-ImprintSimon Pulse
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Fantasy/Contemporary
Category Full 2YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Action & Adventure/General
Category Full 3YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Superheroes
ISBN-139781534404960
On Sale01/07/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$12.99
CDN Price$17.99
Pages432
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“Will get Buffy fans up in their feels.” —Entertainment Weekly

A New York Times and Publishers Weekly bestseller

From bestselling author Kiersten White comes the first novel in a series set in the world of Buffy the Vampire Slayer that introduces a new Slayer as she grapples with the responsibility of managing her incredible powers that she’s just beginning to understand.
TitleA Heart in a Body in the World
AuthorCaletti, Deb
Sub-ImprintSimon Pulse
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Social Themes/Physical & Emotional Abuse (see also Social Themes/Sexual Abuse)
Category Full 2YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Social Themes/Violence
Category Full 3YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Travel & Transportation/Car & Road Trips
ISBN-139781481415217
On Sale04/07/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$12.99
CDN Price$17.99
Pages384
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“This is one for the ages.” —Gayle Forman, author of the #1 bestseller If I Stay
“A book everyone should read right now.” —The New York Times Book Review
“A vital and heartbreaking story that brings together the #MeToo movement, the effects of gun violence, and the struggle of building oneself up again after crisis.” —Elle
“Equal parts heartbreaking and hopeful.” —BookPage


A Printz Honor Book

Each step in Annabelle’s 2,700-mile cross-country run brings her closer to facing a trauma from her past in National Book Award finalist Deb Caletti’s novel about the heart, all the ways it breaks, and its journey to healing. Because sometimes against our will, against all odds, we go forward.
TitleOur Stories, Our Voices
Author
Sub-ImprintSimon Pulse
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1YOUNG ADULT NONFICTION / Girls & Women
Category Full 2YOUNG ADULT NONFICTION / Social Topics/Prejudice & Racism
Category Full 3YOUNG ADULT NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography/Women
ISBN-139781534409002
On Sale03/03/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$11.99
CDN Price$15.99
Pages320
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“Truthful and empowering.” —Booklist

From Amy Reed, Ellen Hopkins, Amber Smith, Nina LaCour, Sandhya Menon, and more of your favorite YA authors comes an “outstanding anthology” (School Library Connection) of essays that explore the diverse experiences of injustice, empowerment, and growing up female in America.
TitleBetween Burning Worlds
AuthorBrody, Jessica
Sub-ImprintSimon Pulse
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Science Fiction/Space Opera
Category Full 2YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Action & Adventure/General
Category Full 3YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Romance/General
ISBN-139781534410664
On Sale03/24/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$19.99
CDN Price$26.99
Pages688
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Les Misérables meets The Lunar Chronicles in the out-of-this-world sequel to Sky Without Stars that’s an “explosion of emotion, intrigue, romance, and revolution” (Stephanie Garber, #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Caraval series).
TitleSky Without Stars
AuthorBrody, Jessica
Sub-ImprintSimon Pulse
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Science Fiction/Space Opera
Category Full 2YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Action & Adventure/General
Category Full 3YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Romance/General
ISBN-139781534410640
On Sale02/25/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$13.99
CDN Price$18.99
Pages608
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“Not to be missed!” —Marissa Meyer, #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Lunar Chronicles
“An explosion of emotion, intrigue, romance, and revolution.” —Stephanie Garber, #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Caraval series


In the tradition of The Lunar Chronicles, this sweeping reimagining of Les Misérables tells the story of three teens from very different backgrounds who are thrown together amidst the looming threat of revolution on the French planet of Laterre.