Summer 2020 Simon & Schuster Catalog
Pub Month: August 2020
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TitleYou're Fired
AuthorBegala, Paul
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1POLITICAL SCIENCE / Political Process/Campaigns & Elections
Category Full 2POLITICAL SCIENCE / American Government/Executive Branch
Category Full 3POLITICAL SCIENCE / Political Process/Political Parties
ISBN-139781982160043
On Sale08/04/20
Title StatusBSB
US Price$27
CDN Price$36
Pages368
Cover StatusFinal
“You’re fired!” Donald Trump became famous bellowing those words in a make-believe boardroom. In November, tens of millions of Americans want to yell it right back at him. Yet Trump has seemed to almost defy the laws of political physics. Paul Begala, one of America’s greatest political talents, lays out the strategy that will defeat him and send him and his industrial-strength spray-on tan machine back to Mar-a-Lago.
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 StatusAS
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.
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 StatusBSB
US Price$27
CDN Price$36
Pages288
Cover StatusFinal
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 StatusAS
US Price$28
CDN Price$37
Pages304
Cover StatusFinal
ONE OF USA TODAY'S “20 SUMMER BOOKS YOU WON'T WANT TO MISS”

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 StatusAS
US Price$26
CDN Price$35
Pages336
Cover StatusFinal
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.
TitleThe Buddhist on Death Row
AuthorSheff, David
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1BODY, MIND & SPIRIT / Mindfulness & Meditation
Category Full 2BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Criminals & Outlaws
Category Full 3RELIGION / Buddhism/Zen (see also PHILOSOPHY/Zen)
ISBN-139781982128456
On Sale08/04/20
Title StatusAS
US Price$27
CDN Price$36
Pages272
Cover StatusFinal
The #1 New York Times bestselling author of Beautiful Boy explores the transformation of Jarvis Jay Masters who has become one of America’s most inspiring Buddhist practitioners while locked in a cell on death row.
TitleFallout
AuthorBlume, Lesley M.M.
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1HISTORY / Military/Nuclear Warfare
Category Full 2BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Editors, Journalists, Publishers
Category Full 3TECHNOLOGY / Military Science
ISBN-139781982128517
On Sale08/04/20
Title StatusBSB
US Price$27
CDN Price$36
Pages288
Cover StatusFinal
New York Times bestselling author Lesley M.M. Blume reveals how one courageous American reporter uncovered one of the deadliest cover-ups of the 20th century—the true effects of the atom bomb—potentially saving millions of lives.
TitleHow to Win Friends and Influence People for Teen Girls
AuthorCarnegie, Donna Dale
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1SELF-HELP / Personal Growth/Success
Category Full 2FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Life Stages/Teenagers
Category Full 3PSYCHOLOGY / Interpersonal Relations
ISBN-139781982149031
On Sale08/04/20
Title StatusAS
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages208
Cover StatusFinal
Based on the bestselling, timeless classic, How to Win Friends and Influence People for Teen Girls is the essential guide for a new generation of teenage girls on their way to becoming empowered, savvy, and self-confident young women.
TitleJoie de Vivre
AuthorArbor, Robert
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1COOKING / Regional & Ethnic/French
Category Full 2COOKING / General
Category Full 3COOKING / Regional & Ethnic/International
ISBN-139781982157425
On Sale08/04/20
Title StatusAS
US Price$25
CDN Price$34
Pages224
Cover StatusFinal
When it comes to making the most of life, nobody does it better than the French. Now, with Joie de Vivre: Simple French Style for Everyday Living, an inspired fusion of art, style, and easy-to-implement ideas, anyone can feel like they spent a weekend in the French countryside, no matter where they live.
TitleBarnum
AuthorWilson, Robert
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Entertainment & Performing Arts
Category Full 2HISTORY / United States/19th Century
Category Full 3BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Historical
ISBN-139781501118715
On Sale08/11/20
Title StatusBSB
US Price$18
CDN Price$25
Pages368
Cover StatusFinal
“Robert Wilson’s Barnum, the first full-dress biography in twenty years, eschews clichés for a more nuanced story…It is a life for our times, and the biography Barnum deserves.” —The Wall Street Journal