Summer 2021 Scribner Catalog
Category: Social Science
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TitlePeriod. End of Sentence.
AuthorDiamant, Anita
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1SOCIAL SCIENCE / Feminism & Feminist Theory
Category Full 2SOCIAL SCIENCE / Women's Studies
Category Full 3SOCIAL SCIENCE / Gender Studies
ISBN-139781982144289
On Sale05/25/21
Title StatusNYP
US Price$26
CDN Price$35
Pages192
Cover StatusFinal
From beloved New York Times bestselling author and award-winning journalist Anita Diamant comes a timely collection of essays to help inspire period positive activism around the globe.
TitlePeriod. End of Sentence.
AuthorDiamant, Anita
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1SOCIAL SCIENCE / Feminism & Feminist Theory
Category Full 2SOCIAL SCIENCE / Women's Studies
Category Full 3SOCIAL SCIENCE / Gender Studies
ISBN-139781982144296
On Sale05/25/21
Title StatusNYP
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages192
Cover StatusFinal
From beloved New York Times bestselling author and award-winning journalist Anita Diamant comes a timely collection of essays to help inspire period positive activism around the globe.
TitleThe Turnaway Study
AuthorFoster, Diana Greene
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1SOCIAL SCIENCE / Sociology/Marriage & Family
Category Full 2SOCIAL SCIENCE / Abortion & Birth Control
Category Full 3POLITICAL SCIENCE / Public Policy/Social Policy
ISBN-139781982141578
On Sale06/01/21
Title StatusNYP
US Price$18
CDN Price$25
Pages384
Cover StatusFinal
“If you read only one book about democracy, The Turnaway Study should be it. Why? Because without the power to make decisions about our own bodies, there is no democracy.” —Gloria Steinem

The “remarkable” (The New Yorker) landmark study of the consequences on women’s lives—emotional, physical, financial, professional, personal, and psychological—of receiving versus being denied an abortion that “should be required reading for every judge, member of Congress, and candidate for office—as well as anyone who hopes to better understand this complex and important issue” (Cecile Richards).
TitleThe Sacred Band
AuthorRomm, James
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1HISTORY / Ancient/Greece
Category Full 2HISTORY / Military/Ancient
Category Full 3SOCIAL SCIENCE / LGBTQ+ Studies/General
ISBN-139781501198014
On Sale06/08/21
Title StatusNYP
US Price$28
CDN Price$37
Pages320
Cover StatusFinal
From classicist James Romm comes a thrilling deep dive into the last decades of ancient Greek freedom leading up to Alexander the Great’s destruction of Thebes—and the saga of the greatest military corps of the age, the Theban Sacred Band, a unit composed of 150 pairs of male lovers.
TitlePromised Land
AuthorStebenne, David
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1HISTORY / United States/20th Century
Category Full 2HISTORY / Social History
Category Full 3SOCIAL SCIENCE / Social Classes & Economic Disparity
ISBN-139781982102715
On Sale07/20/21
Title StatusNYP
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages336
Cover StatusFinal
A groundbreaking work of history about the American middle class—its rise, why it faltered, and who truly benefited from its dominance.
TitleThe Devil You Know
AuthorAdshead, Gwen
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatHardcover
Category Full 1SOCIAL SCIENCE / Criminology
Category Full 2TRUE CRIME / Murder/General
Category Full 3PSYCHOLOGY / Forensic Psychology
ISBN-139781982134792
On Sale07/20/21
Title StatusNYP
US Price$28
CDN Price$37
Pages320
Cover StatusFinal
In eleven vivid narratives based on decades of providing therapy to people in prisons and secure hospitals, an internationally renowned forensic psychiatrist and psychotherapist demonstrates the remarkable human capacity for radical empathy, change, and redemption.
TitleBunker
AuthorGarrett, Bradley
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1REFERENCE / Survival & Emergency Preparedness
Category Full 2SOCIAL SCIENCE / Future Studies
Category Full 3SOCIAL SCIENCE / Anthropology/Cultural & Social
ISBN-139781501188565
On Sale08/03/21
Title StatusNYP
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages352
Cover StatusReady to Feed
“A kind of apocalyptic Super Size Me” (The Guardian) that is both “page turning and thoughtful” (Financial Times) about “prepper” communities around the world that are building fortresses against an array of threats.
TitleShow Them You're Good
AuthorHobbs, Jeff
Sub-ImprintScribner
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1SOCIAL SCIENCE / Sociology/General
Category Full 2SOCIAL SCIENCE / Social Classes & Economic Disparity
Category Full 3HISTORY / Social History
ISBN-139781982116347
On Sale08/17/21
Title StatusNYP
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages336
Cover StatusReady to Feed
The acclaimed, award-winning author of The Short and Tragic Life of Robert Peace presents a “carefully observed journalistic account [that] widens our view of the modern ‘immigrant experience’” (The New York Times Book Review) as he closely follows four Los Angeles high school boys as they apply to college.