Spring 2020 Simon & Schuster Adult Publishing Catalog
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TitleThe Elephant in the Room
AuthorTomlinson, Tommy
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
Category Full 2HEALTH & FITNESS / Diet & Nutrition/Weight Loss
Category Full 3BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / General
ISBN-139781501111624
On Sale01/14/20
Title StatusAS
US Price$16
CDN Price$22
Pages256
Marketing SpecialistBedford, Stephen
ONE OF NPR’S BEST BOOKS OF 2019

A “warm and funny and honest…genuinely unputdownable” (Curtis Sittenfeld) memoir chronicling what it’s like to live in today’s world as a fat man, from acclaimed journalist Tommy Tomlinson, who, as he neared the age of fifty, weighed 460 pounds and decided he had to change his life.
TitleFrederick Douglass
AuthorBlight, David W.
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Historical
Category Full 2BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Cultural, Ethnic & Regional/General
Category Full 3HISTORY / United States/19th Century
ISBN-139781416590323
On Sale01/07/20
Title StatusAS
US Price$22
CDN Price$30
Pages912
Marketing SpecialistBedford, Stephen
**Winner of the Pulitzer Prize in History**

“Extraordinary…a great American biography” (The New Yorker) of the most important African-American of the nineteenth century: Frederick Douglass, the escaped slave who became the greatest orator of his day and one of the leading abolitionists and writers of the era.
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 StatusAS
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.
TitleHow to Make Your Money Last - Completely Updated for Planning Today
AuthorQuinn, Jane Bryant
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Personal Finance/Budgeting
Category Full 2BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Personal Finance/Money Management
Category Full 3BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Personal Finance/Retirement Planning
ISBN-139781982115838
On Sale01/07/20
Title StatusAS
US Price$18
CDN Price$25
Pages432
Marketing SpecialistBedford, Stephen
NOW COMPLETELY UPDATED to reflect the changes in tax legislation, health insurance, and the new investment realities. In this “highly valuable resource” (Publishers Weekly, starred review) Quinn “provides simple, straightforward” (The New York Times) solutions to the universal retirement dilemma—how to make your limited savings last for life—covering mortgages, social security, income investing, annuities, and more!
TitleThe Values Compass
AuthorRai, Mandeep
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Personal Success
Category Full 2SELF-HELP / Motivational & Inspirational
Category Full 3SELF-HELP / Personal Growth/Success
ISBN-139781501183386
On Sale01/07/20
Title StatusAS
US Price$27
CDN Price$36
Pages368
Marketing SpecialistRingo, Elise
The Values Compass takes us into the hearts, minds, and traditions of the cultures and people of the world. It demonstrates how interconnected we are and how the divisions that exist between us stem from acting with narrow self-interest rather than concern for the good of our human family. I hope that the book will contribute to making our world a happier place.” —THE DALAI LAMA

Broadcast journalist Dr. Mandeep Rai takes us on a journey across 101 countries, highlighting a unique value that has defined each nation’s history and culture—and how we can apply these to find purpose and fulfilment in our own lives.
TitleThe Second Kind of Impossible
AuthorSteinhardt, Paul
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1SCIENCE / Physics/Crystallography
Category Full 2BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Science & Technology
Category Full 3SCIENCE / Physics/General
ISBN-139781476729930
On Sale01/07/20
Title StatusAS
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages400
Marketing SpecialistBedford, Stephen
*Shortlisted for the 2019 Royal Society Insight Investment Science Book Prize*

One of the most fascinating scientific detective stories of the last fifty years, an exciting quest for a new form of matter. “A riveting tale of derring-do” (Nature), this book reads like James Gleick’s Chaos combined with an Indiana Jones adventure.
TitleConfessions of a Rogue Nuclear Regulator
AuthorJaczko, Gregory B
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1POLITICAL SCIENCE / Public Policy/Energy Policy
Category Full 2SCIENCE / Physics/Nuclear
Category Full 3POLITICAL SCIENCE / American Government/National
ISBN-139781476755779
On Sale01/14/20
Title StatusAS
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages208
Marketing SpecialistRingo, Elise
A shocking exposé from the most powerful insider in nuclear regulation about how the nuclear energy industry endangers our lives—and why Congress does nothing to stop it.
TitleBubble in the Sun
AuthorKnowlton, Christopher
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1HISTORY / United States/20th Century
Category Full 2BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Real Estate/Buying & Selling Homes
Category Full 3HISTORY / United States/State & Local/South (AL, AR, FL, GA, KY, LA, MS, NC, SC, TN, VA, WV)
ISBN-139781982128371
On Sale01/14/20
Title StatusAS
US Price$30
CDN Price$39.99
Pages432
Marketing SpecialistBedford, Stephen
Christopher Knowlton, author of Cattle Kingdom and former Fortune writer, takes an in-depth look at the spectacular Florida land boom of the 1920s and shows how it led directly to the Great Depression.
TitleThe New Rules of Divorce
AuthorNewman, Jacqueline
Sub-ImprintAtria Books
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Divorce & Separation
Category Full 2SELF-HELP / Personal Growth/Success
Category Full 3BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Motivational
ISBN-139781982127930
On Sale01/07/20
Title StatusAS
US Price$27
CDN Price$36
Pages272
Marketing SpecialistDaSilva, Isabel
“You can waste vast amounts of money by hiring the wrong lawyer while engaging in a high conflict divorce. Newman shows people the playbook and provides real tactics for breaking up in a more humane fashion.” —Alec Baldwin, actor, producer, New York Times bestselling author

The definitive guide to navigating divorce in today’s world from one of America’s top matrimonial lawyers.
TitleTonight We Bombed the U.S. Capitol
AuthorRosenau, William
Sub-ImprintAtria Books
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1HISTORY / United States/20th Century
Category Full 2POLITICAL SCIENCE / Terrorism
Category Full 3BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Women
ISBN-139781501170126
On Sale01/07/20
Title StatusAS
US Price$28
CDN Price$37
Pages320
Marketing SpecialistDaSilva, Isabel
In a shocking, never-before-told story from the vaults of American history, Tonight We Bombed the US Capitol takes a close look at the explosive hidden history of M19—the first and only domestic terrorist group founded and led by women—and their violent fight against racism, sexism, and what they viewed as Ronald Reagan’s imperialistic vision for America.