Fall 2020 Simon & Schuster Adult Publishing Catalog
Category: Young Adult Fiction
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TitleThe Black Kids
AuthorHammonds Reed, Christina
Sub-ImprintS&S Books for Young Readers
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Coming of Age
Category Full 2YOUNG ADULT FICTION / People & Places/United States/African American
Category Full 3YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Historical/United States/20th Century
ISBN-139781534462724
On Sale09/01/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$18.99
CDN Price$24.99
Pages368
Cover StatusReady to Feed
“Infused with honesty, heart, and humor, The Black Kids is a true love letter to Los Angeles, highlighting the beauty and flaws of the city, and the people who call it home.” —Brandy Colbert, award-winning author of Little & Lion

Perfect for fans of The Hate U Give, this unforgettable coming-of-age debut novel explores issues of race, class, and violence through the eyes of a wealthy black teenager whose family gets caught in the vortex of the 1992 Rodney King Riots.
TitleWhen You Were Mine
AuthorSerle, Rebecca
Sub-ImprintSimon Pulse
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Romance/Contemporary
Category Full 2YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Social Themes/Death & Dying
Category Full 3YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Social Themes/Friendship
ISBN-139781534486089
On Sale11/10/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$12.99
CDN Price$17.99
Pages352
Cover Status
From the New York Times bestselling author of In Five Years comes an intensely romantic modern recounting of the greatest love story ever told—narrated by the girl Romeo was supposed to love.
TitleShine
AuthorJung, Jessica
Sub-ImprintSimon Pulse
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Romance/Contemporary
Category Full 2YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Performing Arts/Music
Category Full 3YOUNG ADULT FICTION / People & Places/Asia
ISBN-139781534462519
On Sale09/29/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$18.99
CDN Price$24.99
Pages352
Cover StatusReady to Feed
Crazy Rich Asians meets Gossip Girl by way of Jenny Han in this knock-out debut about a Korean American teen who is thrust into the competitive, technicolor world of K-pop, from Jessica Jung, K-pop legend and former lead singer of one of the most influential K-pop girl groups of all time, Girls Generation.
TitlePermanent Record
AuthorChoi, Mary H. K.
Sub-ImprintS&S Books for Young Readers
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Social Themes/Dating & Sex
Category Full 2YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Social Themes/Friendship
Category Full 3YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Coming of Age
ISBN-139781534445987
On Sale09/29/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$11.99
CDN Price$15.99
Pages448
Cover StatusFinal
A New York Times bestseller!
“Smart and funny…warm and rewarding.” —Booklist (starred review)
“A compelling and quirky tale of love and negotiating early adulthood in New York City.” —School Library Journal

From the New York Times bestselling author of Emergency Contact, which Rainbow Rowell called “smart and funny,” comes a “captivating” (The New York Times) romance about how social media influences relationships every day.
TitleLegendborn
AuthorDeonn, Tracy
Sub-ImprintSimon Pulse
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Fantasy/Contemporary
Category Full 2YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Legends, Myths, Fables/Arthurian
Category Full 3YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Romance/Contemporary
ISBN-139781534441606
On Sale09/15/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$18.99
CDN Price$24.99
Pages512
Cover StatusReady to Feed
Filled with mystery and an intriguingly rich magic system, Tracy Deonn’s YA contemporary fantasy Legendborn offers the dark allure of City of Bones with a modern-day twist on a classic legend and a lot of Southern Black Girl Magic.
TitleRent a Boyfriend
AuthorChao, Gloria
Sub-ImprintSimon Pulse
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Romance/Romantic Comedy
Category Full 2YOUNG ADULT FICTION / People & Places/United States/Asian American
Category Full 3YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Family/General (see also headings under Social Themes)
ISBN-139781534462458
On Sale11/10/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$18.99
CDN Price$25.99
Pages400
Cover StatusFinal
To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before meets The Farewell in this incisive romantic comedy about a college student who hires a fake boyfriend to appease her traditional Taiwanese parents, to disastrous results, from the acclaimed author of American Panda.
TitleLong Way Down
AuthorReynolds, Jason
Sub-ImprintAtheneum Books for Young Readers
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Comics & Graphic Novels/General
Category Full 2YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Social Themes/Violence
Category Full 3YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Family/General (see also headings under Social Themes)
ISBN-139781534444959
On Sale10/13/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$19.99
CDN Price$24.99
Pages208
Cover Status
Jason Reynolds’s Newbery Honor, Printz Honor, and Coretta Scott King Honor–winning, #1 New York Times bestselling novel Long Way Down is now a gripping, galvanizing graphic novel, with haunting artwork by Danica Novgorodoff.
TitleThe Toll
AuthorShusterman, Neal
Sub-ImprintS&S Books for Young Readers
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Science Fiction/General
Category Full 2YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Social Themes/Death & Dying
Category Full 3YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Action & Adventure/General
ISBN-139781481497077
On Sale11/03/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$13.99
CDN Price$18.99
Pages640
Cover StatusReady to Feed
“A furiously paced finale that reaches for the stars.” —Kirkus Reviews
“Gripping.” —School Library Journal (starred review)
“Stellar.” —Publishers Weekly (starred review)

In the highly anticipated finale to the New York Times bestselling trilogy, dictators, prophets, and tensions rise. In a world that’s conquered death, will humanity finally be torn asunder by the immortal beings it created?
TitleThe Arc of a Scythe Paperback Trilogy
AuthorShusterman, Neal
Sub-ImprintS&S Books for Young Readers
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Social Themes/Death & Dying
Category Full 2YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Action & Adventure/General
Category Full 3YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Science Fiction/General
ISBN-139781534461543
On Sale11/17/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$39.99
CDN Price$54.99
Pages1616
Cover StatusReady to Feed
Two teens must master the “art of killing” in this New York Times bestselling, Printz Honor–winning series from Neal Shusterman.
TitleThe Lost Book of the White
AuthorClare, Cassandra
Sub-ImprintMargaret K. McElderry Books
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Fantasy/Dark Fantasy
Category Full 2YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Romance/LGBT
Category Full 3YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Action & Adventure/General
ISBN-139781481495127
On Sale09/01/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$24.99
CDN Price$29.99
Pages400
Cover StatusFinal
From #1 New York Times bestselling authors Cassandra Clare and Wesley Chu comes the second book in the Eldest Curses series and a thrilling new adventure for High Warlock Magnus Bane and Alec Lightwood, for whom a death-defying mission into the heart of evil is not just a job, it’s also a romantic getaway. The Lost Book of the White is a Shadowhunters novel.