Summer 2020 Simon & Schuster Catalog
Category: Business & Economics
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TitleAsk for More
AuthorCarter, Alexandra
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Negotiating
Category Full 2BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Conflict Resolution & Mediation
Category Full 3SELF-HELP / Communication & Social Skills
ISBN-139781982130480
On Sale05/05/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$26.99
CDN Price$35.99
Pages256
Cover StatusFinal
Ask for More shows that by asking better questions, you get better answers—and better results from any negotiation.
TitleThe Winner's Curse
AuthorThaler, Richard
Sub-ImprintFree Press
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / General
Category Full 2BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Consumer Behavior
Category Full 3BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Economic Conditions
ISBN-139781982141554
On Sale05/19/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages240
Cover StatusReady to Feed
Nobel Prize–winning economist Richard H. Thaler challenges traditional economic paradigms and reveals the many paradoxes about human behavior and our transaction-based culture in this “interesting and entertaining” (The Wall Street Journal) work.
TitleKochland
AuthorLeonard, Christopher
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Industries/General
Category Full 2BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Economic History
Category Full 3BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Business
ISBN-139781476775395
On Sale06/02/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$20
CDN Price$27
Pages704
Cover StatusReady to Feed
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER * NEW YORK TIMES NOTABLE BOOK OF 2019 * WINNER OF THE J ANTHONY LUKAS WORK-IN-PROGRESS AWARD * FINANCIAL TIMES’ BEST BOOKS OF 2019 * NPR FAVORITE BOOKS OF 2019 * FINALIST FOR THE FINACIAL TIMES/MCKINSEY BUSINESS BOOK OF 2019 * KIRKUS REVIEWS BEST BOOKS OF 2019 * SCHOOL LIBRARY JOURNAL BEST BOOKS OF 2019

“Superb…Among the best books ever written about an American corporation.” Bryan Burrough, The New York Times Book Review

Just as Steve Coll told the story of globalization through ExxonMobil and Andrew Ross Sorkin told the story of Wall Street excess through Too Big to Fail, Christopher Leonard’s Kochland uses the extraordinary account of how one of the biggest private companies in the world grew to be that big to tell the story of modern corporate America.
TitleDriven
AuthorDavies, Alex
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1TECHNOLOGY / Automotive
Category Full 2TECHNOLOGY / Automation
Category Full 3BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Corporate & Business History
ISBN-139781501199431
On Sale06/02/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$28
CDN Price$37
Pages304
Cover StatusReady to Feed
Wired editor Alex Davies tells the dramatic, colorful story of the quest to develop driverless cars—and the fierce competition between Google, Uber, and other companies in a race to revolutionize our lives.
TitleSuperpower
AuthorGold, Russell
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Industries/Energy
Category Full 2BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Development/Sustainable Development
Category Full 3SCIENCE / Global Warming & Climate Change
ISBN-139781501163593
On Sale06/16/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages336
Cover StatusReady to Feed
Meet Michael Skelly, the man boldly harnessing wind energy that could power America’s future and break its fossil fuel dependence in this “essential, compelling look into the future of the nation’s power grid” (Bryan Burrough, author of The Big Rich).
TitleEmpire of Democracy
AuthorReid-Henry, Simon
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1HISTORY / General
Category Full 2BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Economic History
Category Full 3HISTORY / Modern/20th Century
ISBN-139781451684971
On Sale06/30/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$20
CDN Price$27
Pages880
Cover StatusReady to Feed
The first panoramic history of the Western world from the 1970s to the present day—from the Cold War to the 2008 financial crisis and wars in the Middle East—Empire of Democracy is “a superbly informed and riveting historical analysis of our contemporary era” (Charles S. Maier, Harvard University).
TitleWinning the Green New Deal
AuthorGirgenti, Guido
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1POLITICAL SCIENCE / Public Policy/Environmental Policy
Category Full 2SCIENCE / Global Warming & Climate Change
Category Full 3BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Environmental Economics
ISBN-139781982142438
On Sale07/07/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$18
CDN Price$25
Pages256
Cover StatusReady to Feed
An urgent and definitive collection of essays from leaders and experts championing the Green New Deal—and a detailed playbook for how we can win it—including contributions by leading activists and progressive writers like Varshini Prakash, Rhiana Gunn-Wright, Bill McKibben, Rev William Barber II, and more.
TitleBecoming a Sports Agent
AuthorRivlin, Gary
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Careers/General
Category Full 2SELF-HELP / Personal Growth/Success
Category Full 3EDUCATION / Counseling/Career Development
ISBN-139781501167973
On Sale07/21/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$18
CDN Price$25
Pages128
Cover StatusReady to Feed
A revealing guide to a career as a sports agent written by Pulitzer Prize–winning journalist Gary Rivlin and based on the real-life experiences of several top agents—required reading for anyone considering this profession.
TitleBecoming an Interior Designer
AuthorBolick, Kate
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1EDUCATION / Counseling/Career Development
Category Full 2BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Careers/General
Category Full 3BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Personal Success
ISBN-139781982138837
On Sale07/21/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$18
CDN Price$25
Pages144
Cover StatusReady to Feed
A revealing guide to a career as an interior designer written by New York Times bestselling author Kate Bolick and based on the real-life experiences of the cofounders of the acclaimed Brooklyn firm Jesse Parris-Lamb—required reading for anyone considering a path to this profession.
TitleBecoming a Firefighter
AuthorWilser, Jeff
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1BUSINESS & ECONOMICS / Careers/General
Category Full 2SELF-HELP / Personal Growth/Success
Category Full 3EDUCATION / Counseling/Career Development
ISBN-139781982139803
On Sale07/21/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$18
CDN Price$25
Pages144
Cover StatusReady to Feed
A revealing guide to a career as a firefighter written by acclaimed author Jeff Wilser and based on the real-life experiences of the heroes of the St. Louis fire department—required reading for anyone considering a path to this profession.