Summer 2020 Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing Catalog
Ages: 14 up
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TitleDon't Ask Me Where I'm From
AuthorDe Leon, Jennifer
IllustratorGarnu, Elena
ImprintAtheneum Books for Young Readers
SubformatTeen Fiction
Category Full 1YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Social Themes/Prejudice & Racism
ISBN-139781534438248
On Sale08/04/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$18.99
CDN Price$23.99
Pages336
“A funny, perceptive, and much-needed book telling a much-needed story.” —Celeste Ng, author of the New York Times bestseller Little Fires Everywhere
“Written with humor and grace, with intimacy and empathy, Don’t Ask Me Where I’m From is the perfect coming of age novel for our time.” —Matt Mendez, author of Barely Missing Everything and Twitching Heart


First-generation American LatinX Liliana Cruz does what it takes to fit in at her new nearly all-white school. But when family secrets spill out and racism at school ramps up, she must decide what she believes in and take a stand.
TitleCursed
Author
IllustratorMiller, Frank
ImprintS&S Books for Young Readers
SubformatTeen Fiction
Category Full 1YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Legends, Myths, Fables/Arthurian
ISBN-139781534477339
On Sale06/16/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$19.99
CDN Price$26.99
Pages416
Look out for the original series starring Katherine Langford coming soon to Netflix!

The Lady of the Lake is the true hero in this cinematic twist on the tale of King Arthur created by Thomas Wheeler and legendary artist, producer, and director Frank Miller (300, Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, Sin City). Featuring 8 full-color and 30 black-and-white pieces of original artwork by Frank Miller.
TitleOur Year of Maybe
AuthorSolomon, Rachel Lynn
Illustrator
ImprintSimon Pulse
SubformatTeen Fiction
Category Full 1YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Social Themes/Friendship
ISBN-139781481497770
On Sale06/09/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$12.99
CDN Price$17.99
Pages400
“Emotionally resonant and deeply characterized.” —School Library Journal (starred review)

From the author of You’ll Miss Me When I’m Gone comes a stunning contemporary novel, perfect for fans of Five Feet Apart, that examines the complicated aftermath of unrequited love between best friends.
TitleFacing the Sun
AuthorMather, Janice Lynn
Illustrator
ImprintS&S Books for Young Readers
SubformatTeen Fiction
Category Full 1YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Coming of Age
ISBN-139781534406049
On Sale08/11/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$18.99
CDN Price$23.99
Pages416
The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants meets The Education of Margot Sanchez in this Caribbean-set story about four friends who experience unexpected changes in their lives during the summer when a hotel developer purchases their community’s beloved beach.
TitleGirl, Unframed
AuthorCaletti, Deb
Illustrator
ImprintSimon Pulse
SubformatTeen Fiction
Category Full 1YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Thrillers & Suspense
ISBN-139781534426979
On Sale06/23/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$18.99
CDN Price$25.99
Pages368
A teen girl’s summer with her mother turns sinister in this gripping thriller about the insidious dangers of unwanted attention, from Printz Honor medal–winning and National Book Award finalist author Deb Caletti—perfect for fans of Courtney Summers’s Sadie.
TitleThe Lady Rogue
AuthorBennett, Jenn
Illustrator
ImprintSimon Pulse
SubformatTeen Fiction
Category Full 1YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Romance/Historical
ISBN-139781534432000
On Sale08/11/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$11.99
CDN Price$15.99
Pages384
“A swashbuckling adventure.” —Booklist
“A rollicking Indiana Jones flick with a female lead.” —BCCB

The Last Magician meets A Gentleman’s Guide to Vice and Virtue in this thrilling, “breathless” (Kirkus Reviews) tale filled with magic and set in the mysterious Carpathian Mountains where a girl must hunt down Vlad the Impaler’s cursed ring in order to save her father.
TitleScorched Earth
AuthorWallach, Tommy
Illustrator
ImprintS&S Books for Young Readers
SubformatTeen Fiction
Category Full 1JUVENILE FICTION / Social Themes/Death & Dying
ISBN-139781481468459
On Sale08/11/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$18.99
CDN Price$25.99
Pages384
From the New York Times bestselling author of We All Looked Up comes the exciting conclusion to the “haunting…beautiful and heartbreaking” (School Library Journal) Anchor & Sophia trilogy, where the rules of humanity come to a head in the final battle between two warring cities.
TitleI Killed Zoe Spanos
AuthorFrick, Kit
Illustrator
ImprintMargaret K. McElderry Books
SubformatTeen Fiction
Category Full 1YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Thrillers & Suspense
ISBN-139781534449701
On Sale06/30/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$18.99
CDN Price$24.99
Pages384
The YA thriller of the summer.” —Bustle

First print edition includes blue sprayed edges!

For fans of Sadie and Serial, this gripping thriller follows two teens whose lives become inextricably linked when one confesses to murder and the other becomes determined to uncover the real truth no matter the cost.
TitleAll Eyes on Us
AuthorFrick, Kit
Illustrator
ImprintMargaret K. McElderry Books
SubformatTeen Fiction
Category Full 1YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Thrillers & Suspense
ISBN-139781534404410
On Sale06/30/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$12.99
CDN Price$17.99
Pages400
“If you like your YA thrillers smart, suspenseful, and full of complex characters, then you’ll love All Eyes on Us.” —Karen M. McManus, New York Times bestselling author of One of Us Is Lying and Two Can Keep a Secret

Pretty Little Liars meets People Like Us in this “page-ripping psychological thriller” (Kirkus Reviews, starred review) about two teens who find their lives intertwined when an anonymous texter threatens to spill their secrets and uproot their lives.
TitleEver Cursed
AuthorHaydu, Corey Ann
Illustrator
ImprintSimon Pulse
SubformatTeen Fiction
Category Full 1YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Fantasy/Wizards & Witches
ISBN-139781534437036
On Sale07/28/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$18.99
CDN Price$23.99
Pages304
Damsel meets A Heart in a Body in the World in this incisive and lyrical feminist fairy tale about a princess determined to save her sisters from a curse, even if it means allying herself with the very witch who cast it.