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$18
CDN Price$25
Pages320
Cover StatusFinal
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.
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.
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 StatusFinal
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.
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
Pages160
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.
TitleBecoming a Nurse
AuthorKleinfield, Sonny
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Careers/General
Category Full 2SELF-HELP / Personal Growth/Success
Category Full 3EDUCATION / Counseling/Career Development
ISBN-139781982142414
On Sale08/18/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$18
CDN Price$25
Pages192
Cover StatusReady to Feed
A revealing guide to a nursing career written by esteemed reporter Sonny Kleinfield and based on the real-life experiences of the celebrated emergency room nurses of New York’s Lenox Hill Hospital—required reading for anyone considering a path to this profession.
TitleBecoming a Sports Agent
AuthorRivlin, Gary
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Careers/General
Category Full 2SELF-HELP / Personal Growth/Success
Category Full 3EDUCATION / Counseling/Career Development
ISBN-139781501167973
On Sale07/21/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$18
CDN Price$25
Pages128
Cover StatusReady to Feed
A revealing guide to a career as a sports agent written by Pulitzer Prize–winning journalist Gary Rivlin and based on the real-life experiences of several top agents—required reading for anyone considering this profession.
TitleBecoming a Firefighter
AuthorWilser, Jeff
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Careers/General
Category Full 2SELF-HELP / Personal Growth/Success
Category Full 3EDUCATION / Counseling/Career Development
ISBN-139781982139803
On Sale07/21/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$18
CDN Price$25
Pages176
Cover StatusReady to Feed
A revealing guide to a career as a firefighter written by acclaimed author Jeff Wilser and based on the real-life experiences of the heroes of the St. Louis fire department—required reading for anyone considering a path to this profession.