Spring 2020 Simon & Schuster Adult Publishing Catalog
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TitleThese Ghosts Are Family
AuthorCard, Maisy
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1FICTION / Cultural Heritage
Category Full 2FICTION / Literary
Category Full 3FICTION / Family Life/General
ISBN-139781982117436
On Sale03/03/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$26
CDN Price$35
Pages288
Marketing SpecialistBreeden, Elizabeth
A transporting debut novel that reveals the ways in which a Jamaican family forms and fractures over generations, in the tradition of Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi.
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
TitleThe Second Chance Club
AuthorHardy, Jason
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1SOCIAL SCIENCE / Penology
Category Full 2BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
Category Full 3POLITICAL SCIENCE / Public Policy/Social Services & Welfare
ISBN-139781982128593
On Sale02/18/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$27
CDN Price$36
Pages288
Marketing SpecialistHines, Nicole
A former parole officer shines a bright light on a huge yet hidden part of our justice system through the intertwining stories of seven parolees striving to survive the chaos that awaits them after prison in this illuminating and dramatic book.
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 Predators' Ball
AuthorBruck, Connie
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Economic History
Category Full 2BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Investments & Securities/Bonds
Category Full 3LAW / Corporate
ISBN-139781982144265
On Sale02/04/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$18
CDN Price$25
Pages400
Marketing Specialist
“Connie Bruck traces the rise of this empire with vivid metaphors and with a smooth command of high finance’s terminology.” —The New York Times

The Predators’ Ball is dirty dancing downtown.” —New York Newsday

From bestselling author Connie Bruck, The Predators’ Ball dramatically captures American business history in the making, uncovering the philosophy of greed that dominated Wall Street in the 1980s.
TitleMaster of the Game
AuthorBruck, Connie
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Business
Category Full 2BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Entertainment & Performing Arts
Category Full 3PERFORMING ARTS / Business Aspects
ISBN-139781982144272
On Sale02/04/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$18
CDN Price$25
Pages416
Marketing Specialist
From the bestselling author of The Predators’ Ball comes the story of the most flamboyant businessman and dealmaker of his generation, Steve Ross.