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 StatusAS
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 StatusAS
US Price$28
CDN Price$37
Pages336
Cover StatusFinal
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 StatusAS
US Price$26.99
CDN Price$35.99
Pages256
Cover StatusFinal
**Instant Wall Street Journal Bestseller**

“A joy to read.” —Douglas Stone and Sheila Heen, authors of Difficult Conversations

“Like having a negotiation coach in your corner…giving you the courage to ask for more.” —Linda Babcock, author of Women Don’t Ask

Ask for More shows that by asking better questions, you get better answers—and better results from any negotiation.
TitleWinning the Green New Deal
AuthorPrakash, Varshini
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 Sale08/25/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$18
CDN Price$25
Pages384
Cover StatusFinal
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 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 Sale11/10/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$18
CDN Price$25
Pages224
Cover StatusFinal
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 Sale11/10/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$18
CDN Price$25
Pages160
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 StatusAS
US Price$18
CDN Price$25
Pages192
Cover StatusFinal
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.
TitleEmpire of Democracy
AuthorReid-Henry, Simon
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1HISTORY / General
Category Full 2BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Economic History
Category Full 3HISTORY / Modern/20th Century
ISBN-139781451684971
On Sale06/30/20
Title StatusAS
US Price$20
CDN Price$27
Pages880
Cover StatusFinal
The first panoramic history of the Western world from the 1970s to the present day—from the Cold War to the 2008 financial crisis and wars in the Middle East—Empire of Democracy is “a superbly informed and riveting historical analysis of our contemporary era” (Charles S. Maier, Harvard University).
TitleHoax
AuthorStelter, Brian
Sub-ImprintAtria/One Signal Publishers
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1POLITICAL SCIENCE / American Government/Executive Branch
Category Full 2POLITICAL SCIENCE / Corruption & Misconduct
Category Full 3BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Industries/Media & Communications
ISBN-139781982142445
On Sale08/25/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$28
CDN Price$37
Pages368
Cover StatusFinal
The urgent and untold story of the collusion between Fox News and Donald Trump from the New York Times bestselling author of Top of the Morning.
TitleBezonomics
AuthorDumaine, Brian
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Corporate & Business History
Category Full 2BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / E-Commerce/General (see also COMPUTERS/Electronic Commerce)
Category Full 3BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Business
ISBN-139781982113636
On Sale05/12/20
Title StatusAS
US Price$28
CDN Price$37
Pages336
Cover StatusFinal
An in-depth, revelatory, and unbiased look at Amazon’s world-dominating business model, the current competitors either imitating or trying to outfox Amazon, and the ways Bezonomics is shaping the life of every American consumer—from an award-winning Fortune magazine writer.