Summer 2020 Simon & Schuster Adult Publishing Catalog
Pub Month: August 2020
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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.
TitleBear Necessity
AuthorGould-Bourn, James
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1FICTION / Family Life/General
Category Full 2FICTION / Humorous/General
Category Full 3FICTION / Friendship
ISBN-139781982128296
On Sale08/04/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$26
CDN Price$35
Pages320
Cover StatusFinal
A heartwarming, poignant, and charming debut novel for fans of Nick Hornby and The Rosie Project, about a father and son overcoming their grief in surprisingly inventive ways.
TitleThe End of Everything
AuthorMack, Katie
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1SCIENCE / Physics/Astrophysics
Category Full 2SCIENCE / Cosmology
Category Full 3SCIENCE / Astronomy
ISBN-139781982103545
On Sale08/04/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$26
CDN Price$35
Pages240
Cover StatusFinal
From one of the most dynamic rising stars in astrophysics, an accessible and eye-opening look at five ways the universe could end, and the mind-blowing lessons each scenario reveals about the most important concepts in cosmology.
TitleSeeing Serena
AuthorMarzorati, Gerald
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Sports
Category Full 2SPORTS & RECREATION / Tennis
Category Full 3BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Women
ISBN-139781982127886
On Sale08/04/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$26
CDN Price$35
Pages256
Cover StatusFinal
A riveting chronicle of trailblazing tennis champion and cultural icon Serena Williams’s turbulent 2019 tour season and a revealing portrait of who she is, both on and off the court.
TitleTender Is the Flesh
AuthorBazterrica, Agustina
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1FICTION / Literary
Category Full 2FICTION / Dystopian
Category Full 3FICTION / Hispanic & Latino
ISBN-139781982150921
On Sale08/04/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$16
CDN Price$22
Pages224
Cover StatusFinal
Working at the local processing plant, Marcos is in the business of slaughtering humans—though no one calls them that anymore.
TitleBunker
AuthorGarrett, Bradley
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1REFERENCE / Survival & Emergency Preparedness
Category Full 2SOCIAL SCIENCE / Future Studies
Category Full 3SOCIAL SCIENCE / Anthropology/Cultural & Social
ISBN-139781501188558
On Sale08/04/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$28
CDN Price$37
Pages336
Cover StatusFinal
A thought-provoking, chilling, and eerily prescient look at “prepper” communities around the world that are building bunkers against a possible apocalypse.
TitleOur Dogs, Ourselves
AuthorHorowitz, Alexandra
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1PETS / Dogs/General
Category Full 2PETS / Dogs/Training
Category Full 3PETS / Dogs/Breeds
ISBN-139781501175015
On Sale08/04/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$18
CDN Price$25
Pages336
Cover StatusFinal
From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Inside of a Dog, an eye-opening, informative, “entertaining, and enlightening” (BookPage) celebration of the human-canine relationship for the curious dog owner and science-lover alike.
TitleWomen in the Kitchen
AuthorWillan, Anne
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1COOKING / Essays & Narratives
Category Full 2COOKING / History
Category Full 3COOKING / Individual Chefs & Restaurants
ISBN-139781501173318
On Sale08/11/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$28
CDN Price$37
Pages320
Cover StatusFinal
Culinary historian Anne Willan traces the origins of American cooking through profiles of twelve essential women cookbook writers—from Hannah Woolley in the mid-1600s to Fannie Farmer, Julia Child, and Alice Waters—highlighting their key historical contributions and most representative recipes.
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 StatusNYP
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 Patient Assassin
AuthorAnand, Anita
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Historical
Category Full 2HISTORY / Asia/India & South Asia
Category Full 3HISTORY / Europe/Great Britain/20th Century
ISBN-139781501195716
On Sale08/11/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$18
CDN Price$25
Pages384
Cover StatusFinal
The “compelling [and] vivid” (The New York Times Book Review) true story of a man who claimed to be a survivor of a 1919 British massacre in India, his elaborate twenty-year plan for revenge, and the mix of truth and legend that made him a hero to hundreds of millions.