Summer 2021 Simon & Schuster Adult Publishing Catalog
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TitleThis Tender Land
AuthorKrueger, William Kent
Sub-ImprintAtria Books
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1FICTION / Literary
Category Full 2FICTION / Historical/General
Category Full 3FICTION / Indigenous
ISBN-139781476749303
On Sale05/26/20
Title StatusAS
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages464
Cover StatusFinal
INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER!

“If you liked Where the Crawdads Sing, you’ll love This Tender Land...This story is as big-hearted as they come.” —Parade

The unforgettable story of four orphans who travel the Mississippi River on a life-changing odyssey during the Great Depression.
TitleOrdinary Grace
AuthorKrueger, William Kent
Sub-ImprintAtria Books
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1FICTION / Literary
Category Full 2FICTION / Coming of Age
Category Full 3FICTION / Mystery & Detective/Historical
ISBN-139781451645859
On Sale03/04/14
Title StatusAS
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages336
Cover StatusFinal
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
WINNER OF THE 2014 EDGAR AWARD FOR BEST NOVEL
WINNER OF THE 2014 DILYS AWARD
A SCHOOL LIBRARY JOURNAL BEST BOOK OF 2013


From New York Times bestselling author William Kent Krueger, a brilliant new novel about a young man, a small town, and murder in the summer of 1961.
TitleMrs. Everything
AuthorWeiner, Jennifer
Sub-ImprintWashington Square Press
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1FICTION / Women
Category Full 2FICTION / Literary
Category Full 3FICTION / Family Life/General
ISBN-139781501133497
On Sale04/07/20
Title StatusAS
US Price$17
CDN Price$19.99
Pages496
Cover StatusFinal
In this instant New York Times bestseller and “multigenerational narrative that’s nothing short of brilliant” (People), two sisters’ lives from the 1950s to the present are explored as they struggle to find their places—and be true to themselves—in a rapidly evolving world from #1 New York Times bestselling author Jennifer Weiner.
TitleThe Soul of an Octopus
AuthorMontgomery, Sy
Sub-ImprintAtria Books
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1NATURE / Animals/Marine Life
Category Full 2SCIENCE / Life Sciences/Marine Biology
Category Full 3NATURE / General
ISBN-139781451697728
On Sale04/05/16
Title StatusAS
US Price$16.99
CDN Price$22.99
Pages272
Cover StatusFinal
Finalist for the National Book Award for Nonfiction * New York Times Bestseller * Starred Booklist and Library Journal Editors’ Spring Pick * A Huffington Post Notable Nonfiction Book of the Year * One of the Best Books of the Month on Goodreads * Library Journal Best Sci-Tech Book of the Year * An American Library Association Notable Book of the Year

“Sy Montgomery’s The Soul of an Octopus does for the creature what Helen Macdonald’s H Is for Hawk did for raptors.” —New Statesman, UK

“One of the best science books of the year.” —Science Friday, NPR

Another New York Times bestseller from the author of The Good Good Pig, this “fascinating…touching…informative…entertaining” (Daily Beast) book explores the emotional and physical world of the octopus—a surprisingly complex, intelligent, and spirited creature—and the remarkable connections it makes with humans.
TitleAnxious People
AuthorBackman, Fredrik
Sub-ImprintWashington Square Press
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1FICTION / Literary
Category Full 2FICTION / Humorous/General
Category Full 3FICTION / Friendship
ISBN-139781501160844
On Sale07/06/21
Title StatusNYP
US Price$17
CDN Price
Pages352
Cover StatusFinal
An instant #1 New York Times bestseller, the new novel from the author of A Man Called Ove is a “quirky, big-hearted novel….Wry, wise and often laugh-out-loud funny, it’s a wholly original story that delivers pure pleasure” (People).
TitleInvisible Girl
AuthorJewell, Lisa
Sub-ImprintAtria Books
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1FICTION / Thrillers/Suspense
Category Full 2FICTION / Thrillers/Domestic
Category Full 3FICTION / Women
ISBN-139781982137342
On Sale06/01/21
Title StatusAS
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages384
Cover StatusFinal
AN INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

I absolutely loved Invisible Girl—Lisa Jewell has a way of combining furiously twisty, utterly gripping plots with wonderfully rich characterization—she has such compassion for her characters, and we feel we know them utterly… A triumph!” —Lucy Foley, New York Times bestselling author

The #1 New York Times bestselling author of Then She Was Gone returns with an intricate thriller about a young woman’s disappearance and a group of strangers whose lives intersect in its wake.
TitleThen She Was Gone
AuthorJewell, Lisa
Sub-ImprintAtria Books
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1FICTION / Women
Category Full 2FICTION / Thrillers/Suspense
Category Full 3FICTION / Family Life/General
ISBN-139781501154652
On Sale11/06/18
Title StatusAS
US Price$16
CDN Price$22
Pages384
Cover StatusFinal
#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

From the New York Times bestselling author of Invisible Girl and The Truth About Melody Browne comes a “riveting” (PopSugar) and “acutely observed family drama” (People) that delves into the lingering aftermath of a young girl’s disappearance.
TitleFortune and Glory
AuthorEvanovich, Janet
Sub-ImprintAtria Books
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1FICTION / Mystery & Detective/General
Category Full 2FICTION / Humorous/General
Category Full 3FICTION / Thrillers/Crime
ISBN-139781982154851
On Sale05/04/21
Title StatusBSB
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages320
Cover StatusFinal
From “the most popular mystery writer alive” (The New York Times), the twenty-seventh entry in the #1 New York Times bestselling series isn’t just the biggest case of Stephanie Plum’s career. It’s the adventure of a lifetime.
TitleDark Tides
AuthorGregory, Philippa
Sub-ImprintWashington Square Press
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1FICTION / Historical/General
Category Full 2FICTION / Family Life/General
Category Full 3FICTION / Women
ISBN-139781501187193
On Sale06/08/21
Title StatusAS
US Price$18
CDN Price$25
Pages480
Cover StatusFinal
#1 New York Times bestselling author of Tidelands—the “searing portrait of a woman that resonates across the ages” (People)—returns with an evocative historical novel tracking the rise of the Tidelands family in London, Venice, and New England.
TitleOnce I Was You
AuthorHinojosa, Maria
Sub-ImprintAtria Books
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Editors, Journalists, Publishers
Category Full 2POLITICAL SCIENCE / Public Policy/Immigration
Category Full 3SOCIAL SCIENCE / Discrimination
ISBN-139781982128661
On Sale08/31/21
Title StatusNYP
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages368
Cover StatusFinal
NPR’s Best Books of 2020
BookPage’s Best Books of 2020
Real Simple’s Best Books of 2020
Boston.com readers voted one of Best Books of 2020

“Anyone striving to understand and improve this country should read her story.” —Gloria Steinem, author of My Life on the Road

The Emmy Award–winning journalist and anchor of NPR’s Latino USA tells the story of immigration in America through her family’s experiences and decades of reporting, painting an unflinching portrait of a country in crisis in this memoir that is “quite simply beautiful, written in Maria Hinojosa’s honest, passionate voice” (BookPage).