Summer 2020 Simon & Schuster Adult Publishing Catalog
Category: Humor
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TitleGatecrasher
AuthorWiddicombe, Ben
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
Category Full 2SOCIAL SCIENCE / Anthropology/Cultural & Social
Category Full 3HUMOR / Topic/Celebrity & Popular Culture
ISBN-139781982128838
On Sale07/07/20
Title StatusAS
US Price$27
CDN Price$36
Pages304
Cover StatusFinal
A smart, gossipy, and very funny examination of celebrity culture from New York’s premiere social columnist.
TitleCalm the H*ck Down
AuthorDale, Melanie
Sub-ImprintAtria Books
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Parenting/General
Category Full 2HUMOR / Topic/Marriage & Family
Category Full 3RELIGION / Christian Life/Family
ISBN-139781982114367
On Sale12/08/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages288
Cover StatusReady to Feed
From author and speaker Melanie Dale comes a laugh-out-loud hilarious parenting book that teaches you how to dial back the stress of raising children with the simple premise that we all just need to lighten up a little bit.
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.
TitleDefinitely Hispanic
AuthorJames, LeJuan
Sub-ImprintAtria Books
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Cultural, Ethnic & Regional/Hispanic & Latino
Category Full 2HUMOR / Form/Essays
Category Full 3BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
ISBN-139781982110093
On Sale07/14/20
Title StatusAS
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages224
Cover StatusFinal
Perfect for fans of Jane the Virgin’s celebration of Latinidad and Fresh Off the Boat’s situational humor, Definitely Hispanic is a collection of introspective and witty essays by social media influencer and viral phenomenon LeJuan James about growing up Hispanic in the US.
TitleHey Mom
AuthorAnderson, Louie
Sub-ImprintAtria Books
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Entertainment & Performing Arts
Category Full 2HUMOR / Topic/Marriage & Family
Category Full 3BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
ISBN-139781501189180
On Sale04/28/20
Title StatusAS
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages288
Cover StatusFinal
With wry wit and touching humor, Louie Anderson, New York Times bestselling author and Emmy Award–winning comedian currently starring in Zach Galifianakis’s Baskets, shares his journey of turning life’s challenges into joy, as well as plenty of wisdom he’s still discovering from his late mother.
TitleThe Ideal Planner
AuthorChamberlain, Emma
Sub-ImprintGallery Books
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1SELF-HELP / Self-Management/Time Management
Category Full 2SELF-HELP / Motivational & Inspirational
Category Full 3HUMOR / Topic/Celebrity & Popular Culture
ISBN-139781982141912
On Sale08/18/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$29.99
CDN Price$39.99
Pages240
Cover StatusFinal
From the internet phenomenon whose aesthetic has influenced millions of young people around the world comes an undated planner to help you keep your life in order your way.
TitleLet's Bake!
AuthorBelton, Claire
Sub-ImprintGallery Books
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1COOKING / Methods/Baking
Category Full 2HUMOR / Form/Comic Strips & Cartoons
Category Full 3COOKING / Media Tie-In
ISBN-139781982135423
On Sale06/30/20
Title StatusBSB
US Price$19.99
CDN Price$26.99
Pages224
Cover StatusFinal
Celebrate the tenth anniversary of Pusheen—the Internet’s favorite cartoon cat—with this colorful and fun collection of recipes that is filled with cookies, cakes, and other delicious treats.
TitleGrand
AuthorSchaefer, Sara
Sub-ImprintGallery Books
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
Category Full 2HUMOR / Topic/Marriage & Family
Category Full 3BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Religious
ISBN-139781982102210
On Sale08/11/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$25.99
CDN Price$34.99
Pages288
Cover StatusFinal
For fans of Mennonite in a Little Black Dress and Let’s Pretend This Never Happened, comedian and Emmy award–winning writer Sara Schaefer’s hilariously honest memoir follows Sara’s trip through the Grand Canyon with her sister that causes her to reflect on her childhood and the scandal that changed her family forever.
TitleYou're Not Special
AuthorRienks, Meghan
Sub-ImprintGallery Books
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
Category Full 2BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Rich & Famous
Category Full 3HUMOR / General
ISBN-139781982110109
On Sale05/05/20
Title StatusAS
US Price$26
CDN Price$29.99
Pages288
Cover StatusFinal
In her first-ever (sort of) memoir, the beloved actor and YouTube sensation gets personal about everything from mental health to drunken debaucheries.
TitleThe Plus
AuthorGutfeld, Greg
Sub-ImprintThreshold Editions
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1SELF-HELP / Personal Growth/Success
Category Full 2SELF-HELP / Motivational & Inspirational
Category Full 3HUMOR / Topic/Celebrity & Popular Culture
ISBN-139781982149918
On Sale07/28/20
Title StatusBSB
US Price$24
CDN Price$33
Pages224
Cover StatusFinal
New York Times bestselling author Greg Gutfeld wants to be your new guru, and he hates himself for it.