Summer 2020 Simon & Schuster Adult Publishing Catalog
Category: Business & Economics
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TitleIt's How We Play the Game
AuthorStack, Ed
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
Category Full 2BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Business
Category Full 3BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Leadership
ISBN-139781982116927
On Sale05/05/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages320
Cover StatusReady to Feed
Porchlight’s Best Leadership & Strategy Book of The Year

An inspiring memoir from the CEO of DICK’s Sporting Goods that is “not only entertaining but will be of great value to any entrepreneur” (Phil Knight, New York Times bestselling author of Shoe Dog), this book shows how a trailblazing business was created by giving back to the community and by taking principled, and sometimes controversial, stands—including against the type of weapons that are too often used in mass shootings and other tragedies.
TitleLying for Money
AuthorDavies, Dan
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1TRUE CRIME / White Collar Crime
Category Full 2BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Business Ethics
Category Full 3BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Entrepreneurship
ISBN-139781982114930
On Sale08/04/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$28
CDN Price$37
Pages352
Cover StatusReady to Feed
An entertaining, deeply informative explanation of how high-level financial crimes work, written by an industry insider who’s an expert in the field.
TitleProphetic City
AuthorKlineberg, Stephen
Sub-ImprintAvid Reader press
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Development/Economic Development
Category Full 2SOCIAL SCIENCE / Sociology/Urban
Category Full 3HISTORY / United States/State & Local/Southwest (AZ, NM, OK, TX)
ISBN-139781501177910
On Sale06/02/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$28
CDN Price$37
Pages336
Cover StatusReady to Feed
Sociologist Stephen Klineberg presents fascinating and groundbreaking research that shows how the city of Houston has emerged as a microcosm for America’s future—based on an unprecedented thirty-eight-year study of its changing economic, demographic, and cultural landscapes.
TitleKochland
AuthorLeonard, Christopher
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Industries/General
Category Full 2BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Economic History
Category Full 3BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Business
ISBN-139781476775395
On Sale06/02/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$20
CDN Price$27
Pages704
Cover StatusReady to Feed
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER * NEW YORK TIMES NOTABLE BOOK OF 2019 * WINNER OF THE J ANTHONY LUKAS WORK-IN-PROGRESS AWARD * FINANCIAL TIMES’ BEST BOOKS OF 2019 * NPR FAVORITE BOOKS OF 2019 * FINALIST FOR THE FINACIAL TIMES/MCKINSEY BUSINESS BOOK OF 2019 * KIRKUS REVIEWS BEST BOOKS OF 2019 * SCHOOL LIBRARY JOURNAL BEST BOOKS OF 2019

“Superb…Among the best books ever written about an American corporation.” Bryan Burrough, The New York Times Book Review

Just as Steve Coll told the story of globalization through ExxonMobil and Andrew Ross Sorkin told the story of Wall Street excess through Too Big to Fail, Christopher Leonard’s Kochland uses the extraordinary account of how one of the biggest private companies in the world grew to be that big to tell the story of modern corporate America.
TitleAsk for More
AuthorCarter, Alexandra
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Negotiating
Category Full 2BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Conflict Resolution & Mediation
Category Full 3SELF-HELP / Communication & Social Skills
ISBN-139781982130480
On Sale05/05/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$26.99
CDN Price$35.99
Pages256
Cover StatusReady to Feed
Ask for More shows that by asking better questions, you get better answers—and better results from any negotiation.
TitleWinning the Green New Deal
AuthorGirgenti, Guido
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1POLITICAL SCIENCE / Public Policy/Environmental Policy
Category Full 2SCIENCE / Global Warming & Climate Change
Category Full 3BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Environmental Economics
ISBN-139781982142438
On Sale07/07/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$18
CDN Price$25
Pages256
Cover StatusReady to Feed
An urgent and definitive collection of essays from leaders and experts championing the Green New Deal—and a detailed playbook for how we can win it—including contributions by leading activists and progressive writers like Varshini Prakash, Rhiana Gunn-Wright, Bill McKibben, Rev William Barber II, and more.
TitleDriven
AuthorDavies, Alex
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1TECHNOLOGY / Automotive
Category Full 2TECHNOLOGY / Automation
Category Full 3BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Corporate & Business History
ISBN-139781501199431
On Sale06/02/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$28
CDN Price$37
Pages304
Cover StatusReady to Feed
Wired editor Alex Davies tells the dramatic, colorful story of the quest to develop driverless cars—and the fierce competition between Google, Uber, and other companies in a race to revolutionize our lives.
TitleBecoming an Interior Designer
AuthorBolick, Kate
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1EDUCATION / Counseling/Career Development
Category Full 2BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Careers/General
Category Full 3BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Personal Success
ISBN-139781982138837
On Sale07/21/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$18
CDN Price$25
Pages144
Cover StatusReady to Feed
A revealing guide to a career as an interior designer written by New York Times bestselling author Kate Bolick and based on the real-life experiences of the cofounders of the acclaimed Brooklyn firm Jesse Parris-Lamb—required reading for anyone considering a path to this profession.
TitleBecoming a Midwife
AuthorDoughton, Sandi
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Careers/General
Category Full 2SELF-HELP / Personal Growth/Success
Category Full 3EDUCATION / Counseling/Career Development
ISBN-139781982141431
On Sale08/18/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$18
CDN Price$25
Pages144
Cover StatusReady to Feed
A revealing guide to a career as a midwife written by award-winning health reporter Sandi Doughton and based on the real-life experiences of the chief of the midwifery practice group at the University of Washington—required reading for anyone pursuing a path to this life-changing profession.
TitleBecoming a Video Game Designer
AuthorHalpern, Daniel Noah
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Careers/General
Category Full 2SELF-HELP / Personal Growth/Success
Category Full 3EDUCATION / Counseling/Career Development
ISBN-139781982137939
On Sale08/18/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$18
CDN Price$25
Pages144
Cover StatusReady to Feed
A revealing guide to a career as a video game designer written by acclaimed journalist Daniel Noah Halpern and based on the real-life experiences of legendary designer Tom Cadwell of Riot Games—required reading for anyone considering a path to this profession.