Fall 2020 Simon & Schuster Adult Publishing Catalog
Pub Month: August 2020
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TitleTough Love
AuthorRice, Susan
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
Category Full 2BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Presidents & Heads of State
Category Full 3BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Political
ISBN-139781501189982
On Sale08/04/20
Title StatusBSB
US Price$20
CDN Price$27
Pages560
Cover StatusFinal
Recalling pivotal moments from her dynamic career on the front lines of American diplomacy and foreign policy, Susan E. Rice—National Security Advisor to President Barack Obama and US Ambassador to the United Nations—reveals her surprising story with unflinching candor in this New York Times bestseller.
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 Sale08/04/20
Title StatusBSB
US Price$18.99
CDN Price$24.99
Pages368
Cover StatusReady to Feed
“Should be required reading in every classroom.” —Nic Stone, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Dear Martin
“A true love letter to Los Angeles.” —Brandy Colbert, award-winning author of Little & Lion
“A brilliantly poetic take on one of the most defining moments in Black American history.” —Tiffany D. Jackson, author of Grown and Monday’s Not Coming


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.
TitleRESPECT
AuthorWeatherford, Carole Boston
Sub-ImprintAtheneum Books for Young Readers
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography/Performing Arts
Category Full 2JUVENILE NONFICTION / People & Places/United States/African American
Category Full 3JUVENILE NONFICTION / History/United States/20th Century
ISBN-139781534452282
On Sale08/25/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$18.99
CDN Price$25.99
Pages48
Cover StatusFinal
From a creative team with multiple Caldecott Honors comes this vibrant portrait of Aretha Franklin that pays her the R-E-S-P-E-C-T this Queen of Soul deserves.
TitleKamala Harris
AuthorGrimes, Nikki
Sub-ImprintAtheneum Books for Young Readers
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography/Political
Category Full 2JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography/Women
Category Full 3JUVENILE NONFICTION / People & Places/United States/African American
ISBN-139781534462670
On Sale08/25/20
Title StatusNYP
US Price$17.99
CDN Price$23.99
Pages40
Cover StatusFinal
Discover the incredible story of a young daughter of immigrants who would grow up to defend the rights of people everywhere and be named the Democratic vice presidential candidate by Joe Biden in this moving picture book biography of Senator Kamala Harris.