Spring 2020 Scribner Catalog
Category: Biography & Autobiography
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TitleWhen Time Stopped
AuthorNeumann, Ariana
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
Category Full 2HISTORY / Holocaust
Category Full 3HISTORY / Jewish
ISBN-139781982106379
On Sale02/04/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$28
CDN Price$37
Pages336
Cover StatusReady to Feed
In this remarkably moving memoir Ariana Neumann dives into the secrets of her father’s past: years spent hiding in plain sight in war-torn Berlin, the annihilation of dozens of family members in the Holocaust, and the courageous choice to build anew.
TitleThe Impossible First
AuthorO'Brady, Colin
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Adventurers & Explorers
Category Full 2BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Survival
Category Full 3BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
ISBN-139781982133115
On Sale02/04/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$28
CDN Price$37
Pages288
Cover StatusReady to Feed
Colin O’Brady’s awe-inspiring memoir recounts his triumphant recovery from a tragic accident and his gripping 932-mile crossing of the landmass of Antarctica solo, unsupported, and human powered—the first to accomplish this extraordinary feat.
TitleSurvival Math
AuthorJackson, Mitchell S.
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
Category Full 2SOCIAL SCIENCE / Minority Studies
Category Full 3SOCIAL SCIENCE / Discrimination & Race Relations
ISBN-139781501131738
On Sale02/11/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages336
Cover StatusReady to Feed
“A vibrant memoir of race, violence, family, and manhood…a virtuosic wail of a book” (The Boston Globe), Survival Math calculates how award-winning author Mitchell S. Jackson survived the Portland, Oregon, of his youth.
TitleThe Art of Dying Well
AuthorButler, Katy
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1SELF-HELP / Death, Grief, Bereavement
Category Full 2MEDICAL / Terminal Care
Category Full 3BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
ISBN-139781501135477
On Sale02/11/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages288
Cover StatusReady to Feed
This “comforting…thoughtful” (The Washington Post) guide to maintaining a high quality of life—from resilient old age to the first inklings of a serious illness to the final breath—by the New York Times bestselling author of Knocking on Heaven’s Door is a “roadmap to the end that combines medical, practical, and spiritual guidance” (The Boston Globe).
TitleThe Three-Cornered War
AuthorNelson, Megan K
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1HISTORY / United States/Civil War Period (1850-1877)
Category Full 2HISTORY / United States/19th Century
Category Full 3BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Military
ISBN-139781501152542
On Sale02/11/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$28
CDN Price$37
Pages368
Cover StatusReady to Feed
A dramatic, riveting, and deeply researched narrative account of the epic struggle for the West during the Civil War, revealing a little-known, vastly important episode in American history.
TitleWashington's End
AuthorHorn, Jonathan
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Presidents & Heads of State
Category Full 2HISTORY / United States/Revolutionary Period (1775-1800)
Category Full 3POLITICAL SCIENCE / American Government/General
ISBN-139781501154232
On Sale02/11/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$30
CDN Price$39.99
Pages368
Cover StatusReady to Feed
Popular historian and former White House speechwriter Jonathan Horn tells the astonishing true story of George Washington’s forgotten last years—the personalities, plotting, and private torment that unraveled America’s first post-presidency.
TitleThe Hunt for History
AuthorRaab, Nathan
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1HISTORY / United States/Civil War Period (1850-1877)
Category Full 2ANTIQUES & COLLECTIBLES / Americana
Category Full 3BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Presidents & Heads of State
ISBN-139781501198908
On Sale03/10/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$30
CDN Price$39.99
Pages288
Cover StatusReady to Feed
Nathan Raab, America’s preeminent rare documents dealer, describes his years as the Sherlock Holmes of historical artifacts—questing after precious finds and determining their authenticity—and he shows us what the past can tell us about the present.
TitleThe Catalogue of Shipwrecked Books
AuthorWilson-Lee, Edward
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1HISTORY / Europe/Renaissance
Category Full 2HISTORY / Europe/Spain & Portugal
Category Full 3LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Library & Information Science/General
ISBN-139781982111403
On Sale03/10/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages416
Cover StatusReady to Feed
This impeccably researched and “adventure-packed” (The Washington Post) account of the obsessive quest by Christopher Columbus’s son to create the greatest library in the world is “the stuff of Hollywood blockbusters” (NPR) and offers a vivid picture of Europe on the verge of becoming modern.
TitleThe Spymasters
AuthorWhipple, Chris
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Political
Category Full 2POLITICAL SCIENCE / Intelligence & Espionage
Category Full 3POLITICAL SCIENCE / Security (National & International)
ISBN-139781982106409
On Sale04/28/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$30
CDN Price$39.99
Pages384
Cover StatusReady to Feed
From the New York Times bestselling author of The Gatekeepers, a remarkable, behind-the-scenes look at what it’s like to run the world’s most powerful intelligence agency—the CIA—as well as a sobering glimpse at the espionage and surveillance challenges of the future.