Fall 2020 Simon & Schuster Adult Publishing Catalog
Category: Humor
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TitleIs This Anything?
AuthorSeinfeld, Jerry
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Entertainment & Performing Arts
Category Full 2PERFORMING ARTS / Comedy
Category Full 3HUMOR / General
ISBN-139781982112691
On Sale10/06/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$35
CDN Price$40
Pages480
Cover StatusFinal
The first book in twenty-five years from Jerry Seinfeld features his best work across five decades in comedy.
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.
TitleMitch, Please!
AuthorJones, Matt
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1POLITICAL SCIENCE / Commentary & Opinion
Category Full 2HISTORY / United States/21st Century
Category Full 3HUMOR / Topic/Politics
ISBN-139781982164164
On Sale10/06/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages512
Cover StatusFinal
The New York Times and Wall Street Journal bestseller about how Mitch McConnell has been bad for Kentucky—and why he needs to be voted out of office from the founder of Kentucky Sports Radio and attorney Matt Jones.
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
Pages176
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.
TitleSomething That May Shock and Discredit You
AuthorLavery, Daniel M.
Sub-ImprintAtria Books
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1HUMOR / Form/Essays
Category Full 2HUMOR / Topic/Celebrity & Popular Culture
Category Full 3BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
ISBN-139781982105228
On Sale10/13/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages256
Cover StatusFinal
One of our smartest, most inventive humor writers, Ortberg combines bathos and the devotional into a revelation.” —Jordy Rosenberg, The New York Times Book Review

From the New York Times bestselling author of Texts From Jane Eyre and Merry Spinster, writer of Slate’s “Dear Prudence” column, and cofounder of The Toast comes a hilarious and stirring collection of essays and cultural observations spanning pop culture—from the endearingly popular to the staggeringly obscure.
TitleSolutions and Other Problems
AuthorBrosh, Allie
Sub-ImprintGallery Books
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1HUMOR / Form/Essays
Category Full 2HUMOR / Form/Comic Strips & Cartoons
Category Full 3BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
ISBN-139781982156947
On Sale09/22/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$30
CDN Price$39.99
Pages528
Cover StatusFinal
For the first time in seven years, Allie Brosh—beloved author and artist of the extraordinary #1 New York Times bestseller Hyperbole and a Half—returns with a new collection of comedic, autobiographical, and illustrated essays.
TitleHyperbole and a Half
AuthorBrosh, Allie
Sub-ImprintGallery Books
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1HUMOR / General
Category Full 2COMICS & GRAPHIC NOVELS / Nonfiction/General
Category Full 3BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
ISBN-139781451666175
On Sale10/29/13
Title StatusAS
US Price$19.99
CDN Price$26.99
Pages384
Cover StatusFinal
#1 New York Times Bestseller

“Funny and smart as hell” (Bill Gates), Allie Brosh’s Hyperbole and a Half showcases her unique voice, leaping wit, and her ability to capture complex emotions with deceptively simple illustrations.
TitleAsk Me What's for Dinner One More Time
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 StatusFinal
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.
TitleIdiot
AuthorClery, Laura
Sub-ImprintGallery Books
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1HUMOR / Form/Essays
Category Full 2BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Rich & Famous
Category Full 3HUMOR / Topic/Internet & Social Media
ISBN-139781982101954
On Sale12/01/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$16.99
CDN Price$22.99
Pages256
Cover StatusFinal
From nationally bestselling author, YouTube star, and Facebook Video sensation Laura Clery comes a collection of comedic essays that paint “an honest, complicated portrait of how your life can change” (SheKnows).
TitleSurvival of the Thickest
AuthorButeau, Michelle
Sub-ImprintGallery Books
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1HUMOR / Topic/Celebrity & Popular Culture
Category Full 2BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Cultural, Ethnic & Regional/African American & Black
Category Full 3HUMOR / Form/Essays
ISBN-139781982122584
On Sale12/08/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$27
CDN Price$36
Pages304
Cover StatusReady to Feed
From the stand-up comedian, actress, and host beloved for her cheeky swagger, unique voice, and unapologetic frankness comes a book of comedic essays for fans of Is Everyone Hanging Out Without Me by Mindy Kaling and We’re Going to Need More Wine by Gabrielle Union.