Summer 2021 Simon & Schuster Adult Publishing Catalog
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TitleNear Dark
AuthorThor, Brad
Sub-ImprintEmily Bestler Books / Atria Books
FormatMass Market Paperbound
Category Full 1FICTION / Thrillers/Political
Category Full 2FICTION / Political
Category Full 3FICTION / Thrillers/General
ISBN-139781982104078
On Sale04/27/21
Title StatusAS
US Price$9.99
CDN Price$12.99
Pages432
Cover StatusFinal
Instant #1 New York Times and Wall Street Journal Bestseller

“Fast-paced...pulse-pounding...supremely entertaining…His best ever.” —The Washington Times

“If you love thrillers…if you’ve ever read a thriller you enjoyed…if you think you *might* like a thriller…you HAVE to order Brad Thor’s Near Dark. This might be the single greatest thriller I’ve covered on The Real Book Spy. It’s amazing!” —The Real Book Spy

Scot Harvath returns in the newest thriller from #1 New York Times bestselling author Brad Thor.
TitleThree to Get Deadly
AuthorEvanovich, Janet
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatMass Market Paperbound
Category Full 1FICTION / General
Category Full 2FICTION / Mystery & Detective/General
Category Full 3FICTION / Thrillers/Suspense
ISBN-139781982158101
On Sale04/27/21
Title StatusAS
US Price$9.99
CDN Price$12.99
Pages400
Cover StatusFinal
Stephanie Plum, the beloved bounty hunter with attitude returns in this irresistible adventure from #1 New York Times bestselling author, Janet Evanovich!
TitleThe Institute
AuthorKing, Stephen
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatMass Market Paperbound
Category Full 1FICTION / Thrillers/Suspense
Category Full 2FICTION / Science Fiction/Genetic Engineering
Category Full 3FICTION / Thrillers/Supernatural
ISBN-139781982110574
On Sale06/29/21
Title StatusNYP
US Price$10.99
CDN Price$14.99
Pages672
Cover StatusFinal
From #1 New York Times bestselling author Stephen King whose “storytelling transcends genre” (Newsday) comes “another winner: creepy and touching and horrifyingly believable” (The Boston Globe) about a group of kids confronting evil.
TitleGood Girl, Bad Girl
AuthorRobotham, Michael
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatMass Market Paperbound
Category Full 1FICTION / Thrillers/Suspense
Category Full 2FICTION / Thrillers/General
Category Full 3FICTION / Literary
ISBN-139781982159825
On Sale04/27/21
Title StatusAS
US Price$9.99
CDN Price
Pages464
Cover StatusFinal
From the internationally bestselling author who Stephen King calls “an absolute master,” a “gripping and eerie” (Karin Slaughter) thriller about a dangerous young woman with the ability to know when someone is lying—and the criminal psychologist who must outwit her to survive.
TitleCredible Threat
AuthorJance, J.A.
Sub-ImprintGallery Books
FormatMass Market Paperbound
Category Full 1FICTION / Thrillers/General
Category Full 2FICTION / Mystery & Detective/Women Sleuths
Category Full 3FICTION / Mystery & Detective/General
ISBN-139781982131081
On Sale05/25/21
Title StatusAS
US Price$9.99
CDN Price$12.99
Pages432
Cover StatusFinal
Ali Reynolds and her team at High Noon Enterprises must race against the clock to save an archbishop who faces mysterious death threats in this “masterly study of the effects of grief, rage, and the power of forgiveness” (Publishers Weekly) by New York Times bestselling author J.A. Jance.
TitleClaimed
AuthorWard, J.R.
Sub-ImprintGallery Books
FormatMass Market Paperbound
Category Full 1FICTION / Romance/Contemporary
Category Full 2FICTION / Women
Category Full 3FICTION / Romance/General
ISBN-139781982150372
On Sale07/27/21
Title StatusNYP
US Price$9.99
CDN Price$12.99
Pages528
Cover StatusReady to Feed
A heart-pounding new series set in the Black Dagger Brotherhood world, about a scientist fighting to save the gray wolves—and getting caught in a deadly trap herself...
TitleHer One Mistake
AuthorPerks, Heidi
Sub-ImprintGallery Books
FormatMass Market Paperbound
Category Full 1FICTION / Thrillers/Psychological
Category Full 2FICTION / Thrillers/Suspense
Category Full 3FICTION / Women
ISBN-139781982172183
On Sale07/27/21
Title StatusNYP
US Price$9.99
CDN Price$12.99
Pages384
Cover StatusFinal
What should have been a fun-filled, carefree day takes a tragic turn for the worse for one mother when her best friend’s child goes missing in this “seriously page-turning” (Lisa Jewell, New York Times bestselling author), suspenseful, and darkly twisted psychological thriller that is perfect for fans of Christina McDonald and Liz Nugent.
TitleAngels Burning
AuthorO'Dell, Tawni
Sub-ImprintGallery Books
FormatMass Market Paperbound
Category Full 1FICTION / Psychological
Category Full 2FICTION / Crime
Category Full 3FICTION / Mystery & Detective/General
ISBN-139781982172114
On Sale05/25/21
Title StatusAS
US Price$9.99
CDN Price$12.99
Pages384
Cover StatusFinal
From the New York Times bestselling author of Back Roads, “a no-holds-barred, page-turning, perfectly crafted thriller” (Heather Gudenkauf, author of The Weight of Silence) following a small town police chief who’s forced to dig into her own shadowy past as she investigates the murder of a teenage girl.
TitleThe Night Olivia Fell
AuthorMcDonald, Christina
Sub-ImprintGallery Books
FormatMass Market Paperbound
Category Full 1FICTION / Thrillers/Suspense
Category Full 2FICTION / Women
Category Full 3FICTION / Mystery & Detective/Amateur Sleuth
ISBN-139781982172121
On Sale06/29/21
Title StatusNYP
US Price$9.99
CDN Price$12.99
Pages432
Cover StatusFinal
USA TODAY BESTSELLER

In the vein of Big Little Lies and Reconstructing Amelia comes an “atmospheric, absorbing page-turner” (Heather Gudenkauf, New York Times bestselling author) about a mother unraveling the truth behind how her daughter became brain dead. And pregnant.
TitleThe Hidden Things
AuthorMason, Jamie
Sub-ImprintGallery Books
FormatMass Market Paperbound
Category Full 1FICTION / Thrillers/Crime
Category Full 2FICTION / Crime
Category Full 3FICTION / Mystery & Detective/Women Sleuths
ISBN-139781982172220
On Sale07/27/21
Title StatusNYP
US Price$9.99
CDN Price$12.99
Pages400
Cover StatusFinal
Inspired by the real-life unsolved theft of a 17th-century painting, this is a “smart and hugely entertainingly thriller, with so many sharp twists and hairpin turns that you’ll need to hold on for dear life” (Lou Berney, author of November Road) from the acclaimed author of Three Graves Full.