Summer 2020 Simon & Schuster Adult Distributed Publisher Catalog
Category: Philosophy
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TitleBuying Buddha, Selling Rumi
AuthorArjana, Sophia Rose
Sub-ImprintOneworld Academic
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1RELIGION / Mysticism
Category Full 2RELIGION / Spirituality
Category Full 3RELIGION / Islam/General
ISBN-139781786077714
On Sale06/09/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$25
CDN Price$35
Pages320
Cover StatusFinal
TitleHobbit Virtues
AuthorSnyder, Christopher A.
Sub-ImprintPegasus Books
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1PHILOSOPHY / Ethics & Moral Philosophy
Category Full 2LITERARY CRITICISM / Science Fiction & Fantasy
Category Full 3SOCIAL SCIENCE / Popular Culture
ISBN-139781643134109
On Sale08/04/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$27.95
CDN Price$36.95
Pages368
Cover StatusFinal
A response to our fractured political discourse, Hobbit Virtues speaks to the importance of “virtue ethics” by examining the fiction of J. R. R. Tolkien—with particular attention to his hobbits.
TitleThe Buddhist Analysis of Matter
AuthorKarunadasa, Y.
Sub-ImprintWisdom Publications
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1RELIGION / Buddhism/Theravada
Category Full 2PHILOSOPHY / Buddhist
Category Full 3PHILOSOPHY / Religious
ISBN-139781614294511
On Sale08/04/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$29.95
CDN Price$39.95
Pages280
Cover StatusFinal
A fluent English explanation of the Theravada Buddhist analysis of matter for serious students of Buddhist thought.
TitleThe Grand Delusion
AuthorHagen, Steve
Sub-ImprintWisdom Publications
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1PHILOSOPHY / Epistemology
Category Full 2SCIENCE / Philosophy & Social Aspects
Category Full 3PHILOSOPHY / General
ISBN-139781614296782
On Sale07/28/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$16.95
CDN Price$22.95
Pages200
Cover StatusFinal
This is a fun, unique book that goes deep into the great mysteries of knowing—something like Lawrence Krauss's A Universe From Nothing (Atria) meets Sam Harris's Waking Up (S&S) (Both S&S bestsellers). Or: Sam Harris and Stephen Hawking meet Socrates.
TitleThe Diamond Cutter Sutra
AuthorSodargye, Khenpo
Sub-ImprintWisdom Publications
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1PHILOSOPHY / Buddhist
Category Full 2RELIGION / Buddhism/Sacred Writings
Category Full 3RELIGION / Buddhism/Tibetan
ISBN-139781614295860
On Sale08/25/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$18.95
CDN Price$25.95
Pages250
Cover StatusFinal
Khenpo Sodargye translates and provides commentary on the Diamond Cutter Sutra, the oldest printed book in China, shedding light on the Buddha’s teachings on how to destroy attachment without being led astray; the author is a household name in China and his books and CDs sell in the millions in China.
TitleThe Egyptian Book of the Dead
AuthorBudge, E.A. Wallis
Sub-ImprintClydesdale
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1HISTORY / Ancient/Egypt
Category Full 2BODY, MIND & SPIRIT / Ancient Mysteries & Controversial Knowledge
Category Full 3ART / History/Ancient & Classical
ISBN-139781945186653
On Sale07/07/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$12.99
CDN Price$12.99
Pages544
Cover StatusFinal