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 StatusFinal
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 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 StatusNYP
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.
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 StatusAS
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages288
Cover StatusFinal
“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 StatusAS
US Price$26
CDN Price$35
Pages288
Cover StatusFinal
“Funny...revealing....So send this book to your favorite teacher. They’ll know you’re sucking up. They’ll thank you anyway.” —People, Book of the Week

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
Pages240
Cover StatusFinal
Encourage speech development with fun games and activities from veteran speech pathologist Francine Davids.
TitleOne in Five
AuthorBoas, Micki
Sub-ImprintTiller Press
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1EDUCATION / Special Education/Learning Disabilities
Category Full 2EDUCATION / Educational Policy & Reform/General
Category Full 3EDUCATION / General
ISBN-139781982130602
On Sale08/11/20
Title StatusBSB
US Price$27
CDN Price$36
Pages272
Cover StatusFinal
Practical tips and advice for parents navigating the school system from a mom who’s been there.
TitleYou're On Your Own (But I'm Here If You Need Me)
AuthorSavage, Marjorie
Sub-ImprintTouchstone
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Parenting/Parent & Adult Child
Category Full 2FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Education
Category Full 3EDUCATION / Student Life & Student Affairs
ISBN-139781982136536
On Sale06/23/20
Title StatusAS
US Price$17.99
CDN Price$24.99
Pages320
Cover StatusFinal
The essential guidebook on helping today’s college parents be appropriately involved in their children’s lives, now fully revised and updated to include the Great Recession, shifts in technology, and changes in higher education policy and practices.