Summer 2021 Simon & Schuster Catalog
Format: Paperback
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TitleThe Art of Her Deal
AuthorJordan, Mary
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Political
Category Full 2BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Rich & Famous
Category Full 3BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Fashion
ISBN-139781982113414
On Sale05/04/21
Title StatusAS
US Price$18
CDN Price$25
Pages352
Cover StatusFinal
In this “scrupulously reported biography” (NPR) Jordan documents how Melania Trump had discussing being First Lady nearly two decades before she landed in the White House and how she encouraged her husband to enter the race for president.
TitleYour Second Act
AuthorHeaton, Patricia
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1SELF-HELP / Motivational & Inspirational
Category Full 2BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
Category Full 3RELIGION / Christian Living/Personal Growth
ISBN-139781982141615
On Sale05/04/21
Title StatusAS
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages272
Cover StatusFinal
An entertaining book “filled with inspirational anecdotes” (People) about second acts in life and reinventing yourself from beloved television actress Patricia Heaton—Emmy Award–winning star of Everybody Love’s Raymond, The Middle, Patricia Heaton Parties, and most recently, Carol’s Second Act.
TitleSunny Days
AuthorKamp, David
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1PERFORMING ARTS / Television/History & Criticism
Category Full 2HISTORY / United States/20th Century
Category Full 3SOCIAL SCIENCE / Media Studies
ISBN-139781501137815
On Sale05/18/21
Title StatusNYP
US Price$17.99
CDN Price$24.99
Pages352
Cover StatusFinal
One of the “Best Books” of the year from The Smithsonian, The Washington Independent Review, and more!

From bestselling writer David Kamp, the “fun, fascinating, and surprisingly touching,” (People) behind-the-scenes story of the cultural heroes who created the beloved children’s TV programs Sesame Street, The Electric Company, Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood, Free to Be…You and Me, and Schoolhouse Rock!—which transformed American childhood for the better, teaching kids about diversity, the ABCs, and feminism through a fun, funky 1970s lens.

With a foreword by Questlove.
TitleLou Gehrig
AuthorGaff, Alan D.
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Sports
Category Full 2SPORTS & RECREATION / Baseball/History
Category Full 3SPORTS & RECREATION / Baseball/Essays & Writings
ISBN-139781982132408
On Sale05/18/21
Title StatusNYP
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages240
Cover StatusFinal
The lost memoir from Lou Gehrig—“a compelling rumination by a baseball icon and a tragic hero” (Sports Illustrated) and “a fitting tribute to an inspiring baseball legend” (Publishers Weekly).
TitleThe Language of Butterflies
AuthorWilliams, Wendy
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1NATURE / Animals/Butterflies & Moths
Category Full 2SCIENCE / Environmental Science
Category Full 3SCIENCE / Life Sciences/Evolution
ISBN-139781501178078
On Sale05/25/21
Title StatusNYP
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages256
Cover StatusFinal
In this “deeply personal and lyrical book” (Publishers Weekly) from the New York Times bestselling author of The Horse, Wendy Williams explores the lives of one of the world’s most resilient creatures—the butterfly—shedding light on the role that they play in our ecosystem and in our human lives.
TitleGalileo
AuthorLivio, Mario
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Science & Technology
Category Full 2BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Historical
Category Full 3SCIENCE / Space Science/Astronomy
ISBN-139781501194740
On Sale05/25/21
Title StatusNYP
US Price$18
CDN Price$25
Pages304
Cover StatusFinal
An “intriguing and accessible” (Publishers Weekly) interpretation of the life of Galileo Galilei, one of history’s greatest and most fascinating scientists, that sheds new light on his discoveries and how he was challenged by science deniers. “We really need this story now, because we’re living through the next chapter of science denial” (Bill McKibben).
TitleFlorence Adler Swims Forever
AuthorBeanland, Rachel
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1FICTION / Family Life/General
Category Full 2FICTION / Historical/World War II
Category Full 3FICTION / Jewish
ISBN-139781982132477
On Sale06/01/21
Title StatusNYP
US Price$16.99
CDN Price$22.99
Pages336
Cover StatusFinal
“The perfect summer read” (USA TODAY) begins with a shocking tragedy that results in three generations of the Adler family grappling with heartbreak, romance, and the weight of family secrets over the course of one summer.

*A New York Times Book Review Editors’ Choice * One of USA TODAY’s “Best Books of 2020” * One of Good Morning America’s “25 Novels You'll Want to Read This Summer” * One of Parade’s “26 Best Books to Read This Summer”
TitleLast Mission to Tokyo
AuthorParadis, Michel
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1HISTORY / Modern/20th Century
Category Full 2HISTORY / Military/World War II
Category Full 3POLITICAL SCIENCE / Genocide & War Crimes
ISBN-139781501104732
On Sale06/08/21
Title StatusNYP
US Price$18
CDN Price$25
Pages480
Cover StatusFinal
Michel Paradis’s Last Mission to Tokyo, a “superb” (The Wall Street Journal) and “engrossing...richly researched” (The New York Times Book Review) account of a key but underreported moment in World War II: The Doolittle Raids and the international war crimes trial in 1945 that defined the Japanese-American relations and changed legal history.
TitleDumb Luck and the Kindness of Strangers
AuthorGierach, John
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1SPORTS & RECREATION / Fishing
Category Full 2NATURE / Animals/Fish
Category Full 3LITERARY COLLECTIONS / Essays
ISBN-139781501168604
On Sale06/08/21
Title StatusNYP
US Price$17
CDN Price$23
Pages240
Cover StatusFinal
Witty, shrewd, and always a joy to read, John Gierach, “America’s best fishing writer” (Houston Chronicle) and favorite streamside philosopher, has earned the following of “legions of readers who may not even fish but are drawn to his musings on community, culture, the natural world, and the seasons of life” (Kirkus Reviews).
TitleThe Brothers York
AuthorPenn, Thomas
Sub-ImprintSimon & Schuster
FormatPaperback
Category Full 1HISTORY / Europe/Great Britain/Tudor & Elizabethan Era
Category Full 2HISTORY / Europe/Great Britain/General
Category Full 3HISTORY / Europe/Renaissance
ISBN-139781451694185
On Sale06/15/21
Title StatusNYP
US Price$22
CDN Price$30
Pages688
Cover StatusFinal
Vicious battles, powerful monarchs, and royal intrigue abound in this “gripping, complex, and sensational” (Hilary Mantel) true story of the War of the Roses—a struggle among three brothers, two of whom became kings, and the inspiration for Shakespeare’s Richard III.