Summer 2020 Simon & Schuster Adult Publishing Catalog
Category: Education
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TitleShow Them You're Good
AuthorHobbs, Jeff
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1SOCIAL SCIENCE / Sociology/General
Category Full 2SOCIAL SCIENCE / Social Classes & Economic Disparity
Category Full 3HISTORY / Social History
ISBN-139781982116330
On Sale08/18/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$28
CDN Price$37
Pages336
Cover StatusReady to Feed
The bestselling, critically acclaimed, award-winning author of The Short and Tragic Life of Robert Peace presents a brilliant and transcendent work that closely follows four Los Angeles high school boys as they apply to college.
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.
TitleThe Assault on American Excellence
AuthorKronman, Anthony
Sub-ImprintFree Press
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1EDUCATION / Higher
Category Full 2POLITICAL SCIENCE / Commentary & Opinion
Category Full 3EDUCATION / Aims & Objectives
ISBN-139781501199493
On Sale08/11/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages288
Cover StatusReady to Feed
“I want to call it a cry of the heart, but it’s more like a cry of the brain, a calm and erudite one.” Peggy Noonan, The Wall Street Journal

The former dean of Yale Law School argues that the feverish egalitarianism gripping college campuses today is a threat to our democracy.
TitleWhy Did I Get a B?
AuthorReed, Shannon
Sub-ImprintAtria Books
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1EDUCATION / Essays
Category Full 2BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
Category Full 3HUMOR / Topic/School & Education
ISBN-139781982136093
On Sale06/30/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$26
CDN Price$35
Pages288
Cover StatusReady to Feed
This hilarious, inspirational, and wise collection of personal essays and humor from a longtime educator explores all the joys, challenges, and absurdities of being a teacher, following in the footsteps of such classics as Teach Like Your Hair’s on Fire, The Courage to Teach, and Up the Down Staircase.
TitleThe Gift of Gab
AuthorDavids, Francine
Sub-ImprintTiller Press
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1EDUCATION / Early Childhood (incl. Preschool & Kindergarten)
Category Full 2EDUCATION / Special Education/Learning Disabilities
Category Full 3EDUCATION / Special Education/Communicative Disorders
ISBN-139781982139858
On Sale08/18/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$16.99
CDN Price$22.99
Pages224
Cover StatusReady to Feed
Encourage your child’s speech development with this fun collection of easy games and activities from veteran speech pathologist Francine Davids.