Fall 2020 Simon & Schuster Adult Publishing Catalog
Category: Literary Criticism
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TitleWhat Were We Thinking
AuthorLozada, Carlos
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1POLITICAL SCIENCE / Commentary & Opinion
Category Full 2HISTORY / United States/21st Century
Category Full 3LITERARY CRITICISM / Subjects & Themes/Politics
ISBN-139781982145620
On Sale10/06/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$28
CDN Price$37
Pages272
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The Washington Post’s Pulitzer Prize–winning book critic uses the books of the Trump era to argue that our response to this presidency reflects the same failures of imagination that made it possible.
TitleThe Best Presidential Writing
Author
Sub-ImprintAvid Reader press
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1POLITICAL SCIENCE / American Government/Executive Branch
Category Full 2HISTORY / United States/General
Category Full 3LITERARY CRITICISM / American/General
ISBN-139781476788531
On Sale10/13/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$30
CDN Price$39.99
Pages540
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A must-have book for every serious library, The Best Presidential Writing is a richly varied treasury of presidential writings: an ideal mix of the widely beloved and the freshly rediscovered, from soaring speeches and shrewd remarks to behind-the-scenes drafts and unpublished poetry, edited by Craig Fehrman, a rising young presidential scholar and the author of Author in Chief.
TitleThe Call Me Ishmael Phone Book
AuthorSmalley, Logan
Sub-ImprintAvid Reader Press
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1LITERARY CRITICISM / Books & Reading
Category Full 2LITERARY COLLECTIONS / Interviews
Category Full 3REFERENCE / Directories
ISBN-139781982140588
On Sale10/13/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$20
CDN Price$27
Pages224
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For fans of My Ideal Bookshelf and Bibliophile, The Call Me Ishmael Phone Book is the perfect gift for book lovers everywhere: a quirky and entertaining interactive guide to reading, featuring voicemails, literary Easter eggs, checklists, and more, from the creators of the popular multimedia project.
TitleAlice Adams
AuthorSklenicka, Carol
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Literary Figures
Category Full 2BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Women
Category Full 3LITERARY CRITICISM / Women Authors
ISBN-139781451621334
On Sale12/08/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$20
CDN Price$27
Pages592
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The first full-scale biography of prolific writer Alice Adams, whose celebrated stories and bestselling novels traced women’s lives and illuminated “an era characterized both by drastic cultural changes and by the persistence of old expectations, conventions, and biases” (The New Yorker).
TitleThe Book Club Journal
AuthorAdams Media
Sub-ImprintAdams Media
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1LITERARY CRITICISM / Books & Reading
Category Full 2GAMES & ACTIVITIES / Guided Journals
Category Full 3LITERARY CRITICISM / Comparative Literature
ISBN-139781507214022
On Sale10/13/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$15.99
CDN Price$21.99
Pages256
Cover StatusReady to Feed
Keep track of your book club selections and record your latest literary adventures with this reading journal to stay organized for your next meeting!