Summer 2020 Simon & Schuster Adult Publishing Catalog
Category: Nature
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TitleThe Well-Gardened Mind
AuthorStuart-Smith, Sue
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1SELF-HELP / Self-Management/Stress Management
Category Full 2PSYCHOLOGY / Mental Health
Category Full 3NATURE / Plants/Flowers
ISBN-139781476794464
On Sale07/07/20
Title StatusAS
US Price$28
CDN Price$37
Pages352
Cover StatusFinal
A distinguished psychiatrist and avid gardener offers an inspiring and consoling work about the healing effects of gardening and its ability to decrease stress and foster mental well-being in our everyday lives.
TitleFire in the Sky
AuthorDillow, Gordon
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1SCIENCE / Space Science
Category Full 2SCIENCE / History
Category Full 3NATURE / Animals/Dinosaurs & Prehistoric Creatures
ISBN-139781501187759
On Sale08/04/20
Title StatusAS
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages288
Cover StatusFinal
This “accessible and always entertaining” (Booklist) combination of history, pop science, and in-depth reporting offers a fascinating account of the asteroids that hit Earth long ago and those streaming toward us now, as well as how prepared we are against asteroid-caused catastrophe.
TitleThe Language of Butterflies
AuthorWilliams, Wendy
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1NATURE / Animals/Butterflies & Moths
Category Full 2SCIENCE / Environmental Science (see also Chemistry/Environmental)
Category Full 3SCIENCE / Life Sciences/Evolution
ISBN-139781501178061
On Sale06/02/20
Title StatusBO
US Price$26
CDN Price$35
Pages256
Cover StatusFinal
In this fascinating book from the New York Times bestselling author of The Horse, Wendy Williams explores the lives of one of the world’s most resilient creatures—the butterfly—shedding light on the role that they play in our ecosystem and in our human lives.
TitleHorse Crazy
AuthorMaslin Nir, Sarah
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1NATURE / Animals/Horses
Category Full 2SCIENCE / Life Sciences/Zoology/Mammals
Category Full 3SPORTS & RECREATION / Equestrian
ISBN-139781501196232
On Sale08/04/20
Title StatusAS
US Price$28
CDN Price$37
Pages304
Cover StatusFinal
ONE OF USA TODAY'S “20 SUMMER BOOKS YOU WON'T WANT TO MISS”

In the bestselling tradition of works by such authors as Susan Orlean and Mary Roach, a New York Times reporter and Pulitzer Prize finalist explores why so many people—including herself—are obsessed with horses.
TitleLeave It As It Is
AuthorGessner, David
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1NATURE / Environmental Conservation & Protection
Category Full 2BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Environmentalists & Naturalists
Category Full 3TRAVEL / Special Interest/Hikes & Walks
ISBN-139781982105044
On Sale08/11/20
Title StatusAS
US Price$28
CDN Price$37
Pages352
Cover StatusFinal
“A rallying cry in the age of climate change.” —Robert Redford

An environmental clarion call, told through bestselling author David Gessner’s wilderness road trip inspired by America’s greatest conservationist, Theodore Roosevelt.
TitleFathoms
AuthorGiggs, Rebecca
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1NATURE / Animals/Marine Life
Category Full 2SCIENCE / Life Sciences/Marine Biology
Category Full 3PHILOSOPHY / Ethics & Moral Philosophy
ISBN-139781982120696
On Sale07/28/20
Title StatusAS
US Price$27
CDN Price$36
Pages352
Cover StatusFinal
“[A] delving, haunted and poetic debut.” —The New York Times Book Review

“A work of bright and careful genius.” —Robert Moor, New York Times bestselling author of On Trails

Fathoms took my breath away. Every page is suffused with magic and meaning.” —Ed Yong, New York Times bestselling author of I Contain Multitudes

A gorgeous meditation on the awe-inspiring lives of whales, revealing what they can teach us about ourselves, our planet, and our relationship to other species.
TitleExtraordinary Insects
AuthorSverdrup-Thygeson, Anne
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1SCIENCE / Life Sciences/Zoology/Entomology
Category Full 2SCIENCE / Life Sciences/Biological Diversity
Category Full 3NATURE / Animals/Insects & Spiders
ISBN-139781982112882
On Sale07/07/20
Title StatusAS
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages256
Cover StatusFinal
This enthusiastic, witty, and informative introduction to the world of insects and why we could not survive without them is “a joy” (The Times, London) and “charming...Highlighting them in all their buzzing, stinging, biting glory” (The New York Times Book Review).
Title100 Things to See in the Night Sky, Expanded Edition
AuthorRegas, Dean
Sub-ImprintAdams Media
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1SCIENCE / Space Science
Category Full 2SCIENCE / Astronomy
Category Full 3NATURE / Sky Observation
ISBN-139781507213810
On Sale06/16/20
Title StatusAS
US Price$21.99
CDN Price$29.99
Pages256
Cover StatusFinal
Discover the amazing wonders of the night sky with this expanded edition to 100 Things to See in the Night Sky, perfect for every amateur stargazer and armchair astronomer!