Spring 2020 Simon & Schuster Adult Publishing Catalog
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TitleRace Against Time
AuthorMitchell, Jerry
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1HISTORY / United States/State & Local/South (AL, AR, FL, GA, KY, LA, MS, NC, SC, TN, VA, WV)
Category Full 2BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Editors, Journalists, Publishers
Category Full 3TRUE CRIME / Murder/General
ISBN-139781451645132
On Sale02/04/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$28
CDN Price$37
Pages432
Marketing SpecialistBedford, Stephen
“For almost two decades, investigative journalist Jerry Mitchell doggedly pursued the Klansmen responsible for some of the most notorious murders of the civil rights movement. This book is his amazing story. Thanks to him, and to courageous prosecutors, witnesses, and FBI agents, justice finally prevailed.” —John Grisham, author of The Guardians
TitleHeart of Junk
AuthorGeddes, Luke
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1FICTION / Literary
Category Full 2FICTION / Humorous/General
Category Full 3FICTION / Small Town & Rural
ISBN-139781982106669
On Sale01/21/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$26
CDN Price$35
Pages256
Marketing SpecialistBreeden, Elizabeth
A hilarious debut novel about an eclectic group of merchants at a Kansas antique mall who become implicated in the kidnapping of a local beauty pageant star.
TitleMolly Bit
AuthorBevacqua, Dan
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1FICTION / Literary
Category Full 2FICTION / Women
Category Full 3FICTION / Coming of Age
ISBN-139781982104580
On Sale02/04/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$26
CDN Price$35
Pages320
Marketing SpecialistBreeden, Elizabeth
A haunting and provocative debut novel about the stratospheric rise of an enigmatic Hollywood star and her legacy in the vein of Daisy Jones and the Six, from Columbia MFA graduate Dan Bevacqua.
TitleThe Age of Entitlement
AuthorCaldwell, Christopher
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1HISTORY / United States/20th Century
Category Full 2POLITICAL SCIENCE / Commentary & Opinion
Category Full 3POLITICAL SCIENCE / Civil Rights
ISBN-139781501106897
On Sale01/21/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$28
CDN Price$37
Pages352
Marketing SpecialistRingo, Elise
A major American intellectual makes the historical case that the reforms of the 1960s, reforms intended to make the nation more just and humane, instead left many Americans feeling alienated, despised, misled—and ready to put an adventurer in the White House.
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 StatusNYP
US Price$16
CDN Price$22
Pages256
Marketing SpecialistBedford, Stephen
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 StatusNYP
US Price$22
CDN Price$30
Pages912
Marketing SpecialistHines, Nicole
**Winner of the 2019 Pulitzer Prize in History**

*Winner of the Bancroft, Parkman, Los Angeles Times (biography), Lincoln, Plutarch, and Christopher Awards*

Named one of the Best Books of 2018 by The New York Times Book Review, The Wall Street Journal, The Boston Globe, The Chicago Tribune, The San Francisco Chronicle, and Time

“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 StatusNYP
US Price$16.99
CDN Price$22.99
Pages464
Marketing SpecialistBedford, Stephen
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.
TitleBecoming a Man
AuthorCarl, P.
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / LGBT
Category Full 2BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
Category Full 3SOCIAL SCIENCE / Gender Studies
ISBN-139781982105099
On Sale01/28/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$26
CDN Price$35
Pages240
Marketing SpecialistBedford, Stephen
“A memoir that is jolting, honest, passionate, and beautifully written” (Claudia Rankine), Becoming a Man explores one man’s gender transition amid a pivotal political moment in America.
TitleAnimalkind
AuthorNewkirk, Ingrid
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1NATURE / Animal Rights
Category Full 2NATURE / Animals/General
Category Full 3PETS / General
ISBN-139781501198540
On Sale01/07/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$27
CDN Price$36
Pages304
Marketing SpecialistBedford, Stephen
The founder and president of PETA, Ingrid Newkirk, and bestselling author Gene Stone explore the wonders of animal life and offer tools for living more kindly toward them.
TitleHow to Make Your Money Last - Completely Updated for Planning
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 StatusNYP
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!