Fall 2020 Simon & Schuster Adult Publishing Catalog
Category: Family & Relationships
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TitleLessons From Lucy
AuthorBarry, Dave
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1HUMOR / Topic/Animals
Category Full 2PETS / Dogs/General
Category Full 3FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Life Stages/Mid-Life
ISBN-139781501161162
On Sale11/03/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$16
CDN Price$22
Pages240
Cover StatusFinal
In this “little gem” (Washington Independent Review of Books), Pulitzer Prize–winning columnist and New York Times bestselling author Dave Barry learns how to age happily from his old but joyful dog, Lucy.
TitleSingle and Forced to Mingle
AuthorCroce, Melissa
Sub-ImprintAtria Books
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1HUMOR / Topic/Men, Women & Relationships
Category Full 2HUMOR / Topic/Internet & Social Media
Category Full 3FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Love & Romance
ISBN-139781982144340
On Sale12/15/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$16.99
CDN Price$22.99
Pages128
Cover StatusReady to Feed
A laugh-out-loud, tongue-in-cheek guidebook filled with hilarious and helpful advice—from how to dodge family members’ unwanted questions about babies to successfully creating a fake partner during wedding season—for anyone trying to survive and thrive in the midst of singledom. Perfect for fans of Hey Ladies! and Single State of Mind.
TitleWorld Class
AuthorClavel, Teru
Sub-ImprintAtria Books
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1EDUCATION / Comparative
Category Full 2FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Parenting/Motherhood
Category Full 3EDUCATION / Educational Policy & Reform/General
ISBN-139781501192982
On Sale10/06/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$18
CDN Price$25
Pages368
Cover StatusReady to Feed
“An upbeat chronicle of [Clavel’s] children’s school experiences in Hong Kong, Shanghai, and Tokyo…[offering] advice about vetting schools and enriching children’s education.” —Kirkus Reviews

“An intriguing volume on the differences in global education.” —Library Journal

A must-read firsthand exploration of why Asian students are outpacing their American counterparts and how to help our children excel in today’s competitive world.
TitleGroup
AuthorTate, Christie
Sub-ImprintAvid Reader Press
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
Category Full 2PSYCHOLOGY / Interpersonal Relations
Category Full 3FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Love & Romance
ISBN-139781982154615
On Sale10/06/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$27
CDN Price$36
Pages304
Cover StatusReady to Feed
The refreshingly original debut memoir of a guarded, over-achieving, self-lacerating young lawyer who reluctantly agrees to get psychologically and emotionally naked in a room of six complete strangers—her psychotherapy group—and in turn finds human connection, and herself.
TitleWhispering Hearts
AuthorAndrews, V.C.
Sub-ImprintGallery Books
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1FICTION / Sagas
Category Full 2FICTION / Thrillers/Suspense
Category Full 3FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Dysfunctional Families
ISBN-139781501162626
On Sale10/06/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$26.99
CDN Price$35.99
Pages400
Cover StatusReady to Feed
The thrilling House of Secrets series continues with this unputdownable gothic novel following a young woman who is determined to make it as a singer in America—no matter the cost.
Title18 To Life
AuthorMasony, Meredith
Sub-ImprintGallery Books
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1HUMOR / Topic/Marriage & Family
Category Full 2FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Parenting/Motherhood
Category Full 3HUMOR / Form/Essays
ISBN-139781982117962
On Sale09/01/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$16
CDN Price$22
Pages256
Cover StatusReady to Feed
From the founder of That’s Inappropriate—one of the most popular parenting blogs on the web—comes a hilarious, genuine, and relatable essay collection on the ups and downs of motherhood.
TitleWhispering Hearts
AuthorAndrews, V.C.
Sub-ImprintGallery Books
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1FICTION / Sagas
Category Full 2FICTION / Thrillers/Suspense
Category Full 3FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Dysfunctional Families
ISBN-139781501162602
On Sale10/06/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$16
CDN Price$22
Pages320
Cover StatusReady to Feed
The thrilling House of Secrets series continues with this unputdownable gothic novel following a young woman who is determined to make it as a singer in America—no matter the cost.
TitleThe Escape Artist
AuthorFremont, Helen
Sub-ImprintGallery Books
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
Category Full 2BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Jewish
Category Full 3FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Dysfunctional Families
ISBN-139781982113612
On Sale10/06/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$16.99
CDN Price$22.99
Pages352
Cover StatusReady to Feed
A luminous new memoir from the author of the critically acclaimed national bestseller After Long Silence, The Escape Artist has been lauded by New York Times bestselling author Mary Karr as “beautifully written, honest, and psychologically astute. A must-read.”
TitleFinding Meaning
AuthorKessler, David
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1SELF-HELP / Death, Grief, Bereavement
Category Full 2FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Death, Grief, Bereavement
Category Full 3FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Life Stages/General
ISBN-139781501192746
On Sale09/01/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages272
Cover StatusReady to Feed
In this groundbreaking and “poignant” (Los Angeles Times) book, David Kessler—praised for his work by Maria Shriver, Marianne Williamson, and Mother Teresa—journeys beyond the classic five stages to discover a sixth stage: meaning.
TitleBillions of Besties
AuthorPanosh, Peggy
Sub-ImprintTiller Press
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Friendship
Category Full 2BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Rich & Famous
Category Full 3BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Entertainment & Performing Arts
ISBN-139781982149857
On Sale10/13/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$19.99
CDN Price$26.99
Pages256
Cover StatusReady to Feed
This beautifully illustrated and joyful tribute celebrates famous friendships (both real and fictional) and proves that there is no relationship more important than friendship.