Spring 2020 Atria Catalog
Category: Biography & Autobiography
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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 StatusNYP
US Price$28
CDN Price$37
Pages320
Cover StatusFinal
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.
TitleOlympic Pride, American Prejudice
AuthorDraper, Deborah R
Sub-ImprintAtria Books
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Sports
Category Full 2SPORTS & RECREATION / Olympics & Paralympics
Category Full 3HISTORY / African American
ISBN-139781501162152
On Sale02/04/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$28
CDN Price$37
Pages320
Cover StatusReady to Feed
Discover the astonishing, inspirational, and largely unknown true story of the eighteen African American athletes who competed in the 1936 Berlin Olympic Games, defying the racism of both Nazi Germany and the Jim Crow South.
TitleName Drop
AuthorMathews, Ross
Sub-ImprintAtria Books
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1HUMOR / Form/Essays
Category Full 2BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Entertainment & Performing Arts
Category Full 3BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
ISBN-139781982116484
On Sale02/04/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$26
CDN Price$29.99
Pages240
Cover StatusReady to Feed
From Ross Mathews, the nationally bestselling author of Man Up!, judge on RuPaul’s Drag Race, and alum of Chelsea Lately, a collection of hilarious and irreverent essays about his experience with Hollywood’s most talked-about celebrities.
TitleSomething That May Shock and Discredit You
AuthorOrtberg, Daniel Mallory
Sub-ImprintAtria Books
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1HUMOR / Form/Essays
Category Full 2HUMOR / Topic/Celebrity & Popular Culture
Category Full 3BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
ISBN-139781982105211
On Sale02/11/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$26
CDN Price$35
Pages256
Cover StatusReady to Feed
From the writer of Slate’s “Dear Prudence” column and “literally the funniest person on the internet” (Rachel Fershleiser, coeditor of the New York Times bestseller Not Quite What I Was Planning) comes a witty and clever collection of essays and cultural observations spanning pop culture—from the endearingly popular to the staggeringly obscure.
TitleDon't Let Me Down
AuthorHosier, Erin
Sub-ImprintAtria Books
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
Category Full 2BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Women
Category Full 3BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Entertainment & Performing Arts
ISBN-139781451644968
On Sale02/18/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages336
Cover StatusReady to Feed
Clap your hands, rattle your jewelry, and twist and shout for Erin Hosier’s Don’t Let Me Down….Fierce, catchy, hilarious—like your favorite vinyl punk 45—this bird can sing. A glorious memoir.” — Brando Skyhorse, author of Take This Man

This fierce and witty memoir about a father-daughter relationship “is a beautifully written, honest, and often funny account of what it is to grow up as a woman” (Nancy Balbirer, author of A Marriage in Dog Years).
TitleUnbecoming
AuthorBhagwati, Anuradha
Sub-ImprintAtria Books
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
Category Full 2BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Social Activists
Category Full 3BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Military
ISBN-139781501162558
On Sale03/03/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$16
CDN Price$22
Pages336
Cover StatusReady to Feed
Brimming “with the ebullient Bhagwati’s fierce humanism, seething humor, and change-maker righteousness,” (Shelf Awareness) a raw, unflinching memoir by a former US Marine Captain chronicling her journey from dutiful daughter of immigrants to radical activist fighting for historic policy reform.
TitleI've Been Wrong Before
AuthorJames, Evan
Sub-ImprintAtria Books
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1LITERARY COLLECTIONS / Essays
Category Full 2BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / LGBT
Category Full 3BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
ISBN-139781501199646
On Sale03/03/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages256
Cover StatusReady to Feed
From the award-winning essayist and author of the “shrewd as hell and hysterically funny” (Carmen Maria Machado, author of Her Body and Other Parties) novel Cheer Up, Mr. Widdicombe comes a moving and unforgettable essay collection about his travels around the globe as he reflects on the power and complexity of human relationships.
TitleBullets and Opium
AuthorYiwu, Liao
Sub-ImprintAtria/One Signal Publishers
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Cultural, Ethnic & Regional/Asian & Asian American
Category Full 2BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Social Activists
Category Full 3HISTORY / Asia/China
ISBN-139781982126650
On Sale03/03/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$18.99
CDN Price$25.99
Pages304
Cover StatusReady to Feed
A “memorable series of portraits of the working class people who defended Tiananmen Square” (The New York Review of Books) during the protests from the award-winning poet, dissident, and “one of the most original and remarkable Chinese writers of our time” (Philip Gourevitch).
TitleThe Ghost Photographer
AuthorRieger, Julie
Sub-ImprintAtria/Enliven Books
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
Category Full 2BODY, MIND & SPIRIT / Unexplained Phenomena
Category Full 3BODY, MIND & SPIRIT / Afterlife & Reincarnation
ISBN-139781501158902
On Sale03/10/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$16
CDN Price$22
Pages256
Cover StatusReady to Feed
Told with uncensored Southern wit and guidance, this inspirational memoir “is a good primer on getting into the psychic realm” (Booklist) and recounts the story of a Hollywood film executive who journeys through the cosmic wilderness and, against all odds, discovers psychic superpowers that radically transformed her life.
TitleThe American Duchess
AuthorPasternak, Anna
Sub-ImprintAtria Books
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Royalty
Category Full 2BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Women
Category Full 3BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Historical
ISBN-139781501198458
On Sale03/10/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$18
CDN Price$25
Pages368
Cover StatusReady to Feed
Wallis Simpson is known as the woman at the center of the most scandalous love affair of the 20th century, but in this “unputdownable…lively and detailed” (The Times, London) biography, discover a woman wronged by history with new information revealed by the latest research and those who were close to the couple.