Summer 2020 Simon & Schuster Catalog
Pub Month: August 2020
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TitleHow We Fight for Our Lives
AuthorJones, Saeed
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Cultural, Ethnic & Regional/General
Category Full 2BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
Category Full 3BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / LGBT
ISBN-139781501132742
On Sale08/04/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages224
Cover StatusFinal
WINNER OF THE 2019 KIRKUS PRIZE IN NONFICTION

WINNER OF THE 2020 STONEWALL BOOK AWARD-ISRAEL FISHMAN NONFICTION AWARD

ONE OF THE NEW YORK TIMES’S 100 NOTABLE BOOKS OF 2019

One of the best books of the year as selected by The Washington Post; NPR; Time; The New Yorker; O, The Oprah Magazine; Harper’s Bazaar; Elle; Kirkus Reviews; Publishers Weekly; BuzzFeed; Goodreads; School Library Journal; and many more.

“A moving, bracingly honest memoir that reads like fevered poetry.” —The New York Times Book Review

“Jones’s voice and sensibility are so distinct that he turns one of the oldest of literary genres inside out and upside down.” —NPR’S Fresh Air
TitleWhat My Mother and I Don't Talk About
Author
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1LITERARY COLLECTIONS / Essays
Category Full 2LITERARY COLLECTIONS / Women Authors
Category Full 3BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Women
ISBN-139781982107352
On Sale08/11/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$16
CDN Price$22
Pages288
Cover StatusFinal
“You will devour these beautifully written—and very important—tales of honesty, pain, and resilience” (Elizabeth Gilbert, New York Times bestselling author of Eat Pray Love and City of Girls) from fifteen brilliant writers who explore how what we don’t talk about with our mothers affects us, for better or for worse.
TitleThe New American
AuthorMarcom, Micheline Aharonian
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1FICTION / Literary
Category Full 2FICTION / Hispanic & Latino
Category Full 3FICTION / Coming of Age
ISBN-139781982120726
On Sale08/18/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$26
CDN Price$35
Pages288
Cover StatusFinal
The epic journey of a young Guatemalan American college student, a “dreamer,” who gets deported and decides to make his way back home to California.
Title1941: The Year Germany Lost the War
AuthorNagorski, Andrew
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1HISTORY / Military/World War II
Category Full 2HISTORY / Modern/20th Century
Category Full 3POLITICAL SCIENCE / History & Theory
ISBN-139781501181139
On Sale08/04/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$18
CDN Price$25
Pages400
Cover StatusFinal
Bestselling historian Andrew Nagorski “brings keen psychological insights into the world leaders involved” (Booklist) during 1941, the critical year in World War II when Hitler’s miscalculations and policy of terror propelled Churchill, FDR, and Stalin into a powerful new alliance that defeated Nazi Germany.
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 StatusNYP
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.
TitleWhite Too Long
AuthorJones, Robert P
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1RELIGION / Religion, Politics & State
Category Full 2RELIGION / Christian Life/Social Issues
Category Full 3HISTORY / United States/21st Century
ISBN-139781982122867
On Sale08/18/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$28
CDN Price$37
Pages320
Cover StatusReady to Feed
Drawing on history, public opinion surveys, and personal experience, Robert P. Jones delivers a provocative examination of the unholy relationship between American Christianity and white supremacy, and issues an urgent call for white Christians to reckon with this legacy for the sake of themselves and the nation.
TitleReaganland
AuthorPerlstein, Rick
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1HISTORY / United States/20th Century
Category Full 2BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Presidents & Heads of State
Category Full 3POLITICAL SCIENCE / General
ISBN-139781476793054
On Sale08/04/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$37.5
CDN Price$50.5
Pages1040
Cover StatusReady to Feed
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TitleA Lab of One's Own
AuthorColwell, PhD, Rita
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Science & Technology
Category Full 2SOCIAL SCIENCE / Women's Studies
Category Full 3SCIENCE / Life Sciences/Biology
ISBN-139781501181276
On Sale08/04/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$27
CDN Price$36
Pages288
Cover StatusReady to Feed
A riveting memoir-manifesto from the first female director of the National Science Foundation about the entrenched sexism in science, the elaborate detours women have taken to bypass the problem, and how to fix the system.
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 StatusNYP
US Price$28
CDN Price$37
Pages304
Cover StatusReady to Feed
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.
TitleThe Bright Side Sanctuary for Animals
AuthorMandelbaum, Becky
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1FICTION / Literary
Category Full 2FICTION / Women
Category Full 3FICTION / Coming of Age
ISBN-139781982112981
On Sale08/04/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$26
CDN Price$35
Pages336
Cover StatusReady to Feed
From the winner of the 2016 Flannery O’Connor Award for Short Fiction comes a tender and funny debut novel, set over one emotionally charged weekend at an animal sanctuary in western Kansas, where maternal, romantic, and community bonds are tested in the wake of an estranged daughter’s homecoming.