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The Reckoning

by Andrew Solomon Scribner (May 26, 2014)

First published in The New Yorker, "Solomon tells the story of Peter Lanza, the father of Adam Lanza, the Sandy Hook Elementary shooter. Read it--it's moving, brave and just profoundly human and sad....There...


Henry's Demons

by Patrick Cockburn & Henry Cockburn Scribner (February 01, 2011)

On a cold February day two months after his twentieth birthday, Henry Cockburn waded into the Newhaven estuary outside Brighton, England, and nearly drowned. Voices, he said, had urged him to do it. Nearly halfway...


Inside of a Dog

by Alexandra Horowitz Scribner (September 15, 2009)

The bestselling book that asks what dogs know and how they think. The answers will surprise and delight you as Alexandra Horowitz, a cognitive scientist, explains how dogs perceive their daily worlds, each other,...


Tiger's Child

by Torey Hayden Scribner (March 06, 1995)

Special-education teacher Torey Hayden's first book, One Child, was an international bestseller, thrilling readers on every continent. Their hearts were captured by Sheila, a silent, troubled girl who had been...


Demon Camp

by Jennifer Percy Scribner (January 14, 2014)

A "chilling" (O, The Oprah Magazine), "darkly brilliant" (Bookforum) account of "the effects of war on the psyches of the soldiers who fight" (Esquire).

In 2005 a Chinook helicopter carrying sixteen Special Ops...


A Curious Madness

by Eric Jaffe Scribner (January 14, 2014)

From an “illuminating and entertaining” (The New York Times) young writer, the story that explores the fateful intersection of two men at the Tokyo war crimes trial that followed World War II: a Japanese...


Zebratown

by Greg Donaldson Scribner (August 24, 2010)

Eight years in the making, this edgy, in-depth account follows a black felon's attempt to find a new life for himself with a white woman in a small-town neighborhood where--as the book's title implies--such...


The Character Code

by Taylor Hartman Scribner (June 20, 2000)

Develop your character -- and powerfully improve the quality of your life

In The Color Code, Taylor Hartman defined the characteristics of the four basic personality types and assigned a color to each. In this...


The Book of Immortality: The Science, Belief, and Magic Behind Living Forever

by Adam Leith Gollner Scribner (August 20, 2013)

A "wonderful" (Harper's), "engrossing" (Parade) exploration of the most universal of human obsessions: immortality--from an author who is "part Mary Roach, part Joe Strummer of The Clash" (The Wall Street Journal...


Should You Leave?

by Peter D. Kramer Scribner (July 23, 2013)

In his phenomenal bestseller Listening to Prozac, Peter Kramer explored the makeup of the modern self. Now, in his superbly written new book, he focuses his intelligent, compassionate eye on the complexities...


Far From the Tree: Parents, Children and the Search for Identity

Wellcome Book Prize 2014, Dayton Literary Peace Prize for Nonfiction 2013, Green Carnation Prize 2013, National Book Critics Circle Award for General Non-fiction 2012

by Andrew Solomon Scribner (November 13, 2012)

From the National Book Award-winning author of The Noonday Demon: An Atlas of Depression comes a monumental new work, a decade in the writing, about family. In Far from the Tree, Andrew Solomon tells the stories...


Death in Mud Lick

by Eric Eyre Scribner (March 31, 2020)

From a Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter from the smallest newspaper ever to win the prize in the investigative reporting category, an urgent, riveting, and heartbreaking investigation into the corporate greed...


How to Hold a Grudge

by Sophie Hannah Scribner (January 01, 2019)

NAMED ONE OF THE 100 MUST-READ BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY TIME MAGAZINE

The first and only comprehensive examination of the universal but widely misunderstood practice of grudge-holding that will show you how to use...


Death in Mud Lick

by Eric Eyre Scribner (March 31, 2020)

From a Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter from the smallest newspaper ever to win the prize in the investigative reporting category, an urgent, riveting, and heartbreaking investigation into the corporate greed...


Wildhood

by Barbara Natterson-Horowitz & Kathryn Bowers Scribner (September 17, 2019)

Publishers Weekly Most Anticipated Books of Fall 2019

A New York Times Editor’s Pick

People Best Books Fall 2019

Chicago Tribune 28 Books You Need to Read Now

Booklist’s Top Ten Sci-Tech Books of 2019

“It...


How to Hold a Grudge

by Sophie Hannah Scribner (January 01, 2019)

NAMED ONE OF THE 100 MUST-READ BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY TIME MAGAZINE

The first and only comprehensive examination of the universal but widely misunderstood practice of grudge-holding that will show you how to use...


Rule Makers, Rule Breakers

by Michele Gelfand Scribner (September 11, 2018)

A celebrated social psychologist offers a radical new perspective on cultural differences that reveals why some countries, cultures, and individuals take rules more seriously and how following the rules influences...


The Ruler's Guide

by Chinghua Tang Scribner (February 07, 2017)

In the classic tradition of Sun Tzu’s The Art of War, here for the first time in English is the timeless wisdom of China’s greatest emperor Tang Taizong (598-649 AD), which is still being studied more than...


The Secrets of Happiness

by Richard Schoch Scribner (November 14, 2006)

Unhappy is the story of happiness. More than two thousand years ago, when the ancient Greeks first pondered what constitutes "the good life," happiness was considered a civic virtue that demanded a lifetime's...


Thanks for the Memories, Mr. President

by Helen Thomas Scribner (March 05, 2003)

In a natural follow-up to her national bestseller Front Row at the White House, the dean of the White House press corps presents a vivid and personal presidential chronicle. Currently a columnist for Hearst...


November of the Soul

by George Howe Colt Scribner (February 21, 2006)

Written with the same graceful narrative voice that made his bestselling National Book Award finalist The Big House such a success, George Howe Colt's November of the Soul is a compassionate, compelling, thought-provoking,...


The Sexual Paradox

by Susan Pinker Scribner (March 11, 2008)

Susan Pinker, psychologist and award-winning columnist, has written a groundbreaking and controversial book that reveals why learning and behavioral gaps between boys and girls in the classroom are reversed...


Animals in Translation

by Temple Grandin & Catherine Johnson Scribner (August 11, 2009)

In this exciting new e edition, Temple Grandin returns to her groundbreaking work, Animals in Translation, to address the last ten years of developments in behavioral research, animal welfare, and farming regulations....


The Infinite Gift

by Charles Yang Scribner (June 27, 2006)

A child's very first word is a miraculous sound, the opening note in a lifelong symphony. Most parents never forget the moment. But that first word is soon followed by a second and a third, and by the age of...


Say Chic

by Francoise Blanchard & Jeremy Leven Scribner (August 14, 2007)

SAY CHIC...C'est magnifique!

Ever wonder why some French words have become so common in English as to be clichés? Or why your witty repartee wouldn't be quite so witty without them?

In Say Chic, Françoise...


The Blessing of a B Minus

by Wendy Mogel Scribner (October 12, 2010)

In the follow-up to her bestselling book, The Blessing of a Skinned Knee, Dr. Wendy Mogel shows parents how to navigate the teenage years.

When a child becomes a teenager, her sense of entitlement and independence...


On Writing

by Stephen King Scribner (October 03, 2000)

Twentieth Anniversary Edition with Contributions from Joe Hill and Owen King

ONE OF TIME MAGAZINE’S TOP 100 NONFICTION BOOKS OF ALL TIME

Immensely helpful and illuminating to any aspiring writer, this special...


You Mean I'm Not Lazy, Stupid or Crazy?!

by Peggy Ramundo, Kate Kelly & Edward M. Hallowell Scribner (April 25, 2006)

An updated edition of the classic self-help book for people with Attention Deficit Disorder!

With over a quarter million copies in print, You Mean I'm Not Lazy, Stupid or Crazy?! is one of the bestselling books...


Black Pain

by Terrie M. Williams Scribner (January 08, 2008)

Terrie Williams knows that Black people are hurting. She knows because she's one of them.

Terrie had made it: she had launched her own public relations company with such clients as Eddie Murphy and Johnnie...


The Thoughtful Dresser

by Linda Grant Scribner (April 20, 2010)

"You can't have depths without surfaces," says Linda Grant in her lively and provocative new book, The thoughtful Dresser, a thinking woman's guide to what we wear. For centuries, an interest in clothes has...


Working It Through

by Elisabeth Kubler-Ross Scribner (August 02, 2011)

The companion guide to Elisabeth Kübler-Ross's famous workshops on death and dying

This remarkable guide to coping with death and dying grew out of Dr. Elisabeth Kübler-Ross's realization that she could help...


Rethink

by Steven Poole Scribner (November 15, 2016)

An “engaging and enlightening” (The Wall Street Journal) argument that innovation and progress are often achieved by revisiting and retooling ideas from the past rather than starting from scratch--from Guardian...


Will Our Love Last?

by Sam R. Hamburg Scribner (March 17, 2001)

Am I with the right person?

Will our love last?

Men and women in love are haunted by these questions. Love -- especially why it blossoms in relationships and why it later dies -- is a mystery to them. Will...


The People Code

by Taylor Hartman Scribner (September 18, 2007)

In his life-changing book, Dr. Taylor Hartman introduces you to the People Code and why people do what they do. The concept of Motive is a fresh method for analyzing your own innate personality as well as that...


Being a Dog

by Alexandra Horowitz Scribner (October 04, 2016)

From the #1 bestselling author of Inside of a Dog--“an incredible journey into the olfactory world of man’s best friend” (O, The Oprah Magazine), Alexandra Horowitz’s follow-up to her New York Times...


How to Talk so Little Kids Will Listen

by Joanna Faber & Julie King Scribner (January 10, 2017)

Over 200,000 copies in print!

A must-have guide for anyone who lives or works with young kids, with an introduction by Adele Faber, coauthor of How to Talk So Kids Will Listen & Listen So Kids Will Talk, the...


The Noonday Demon

National Book Award for Non-Fiction 2001

by Andrew Solomon Scribner (November 16, 2011)

The Noonday Demon is Andrew Solomon’s National Book Award-winning, bestselling, and transformative masterpiece on depression--“the book for a generation, elegantly written, meticulously researched, empathetic,...


The Cases That Haunt Us

by Mark Olshaker & John E. Douglas Scribner (January 23, 2001)

America's foremost expert on criminal profiling provides his uniquely gripping analysis of seven of the most notorious murder cases in the history of crime -- from the Whitechapel murders to JonBenet Ramsey...


The Anatomy Of Motive

by John E. Douglas & Mark Olshaker Scribner (August 11, 1999)

Why?

In this eagerly anticipated new book from the international bestselling authors of Mindhunter, Journey into Darkness, and Obsession, legendary crime fighter John Douglas explores the root of all crime...


The Authentic Confucius

by Annping Chin Scribner (November 06, 2007)

For more than two thousand years, Confucius has been an inseparable part of China's history. Yet despite this fame,Confucius the man has been elusive. Now, in The Authentic Confucius, Annping Chin has worked...


Questions and Answers on Death and Dying

by Elisabeth Kubler-Ross Scribner (July 26, 2011)

On Death and Dying is one of the most important books ever written on the subject and is still considered the bench-mark in the care of the dying. It became an immediate bestseller, and Life magazine called...


Robert Hartwell Fiske's Dictionary of Unendurable English

by Robert Hartwell Fiske Scribner (November 01, 2011)

Robert Hartwell Fiske aims to eliminate laxity in language today by way of this witty and engaging reference.

Fiske rails against "laxicographers and ding-a-linguists" who, with their misguided thinking, actually...


Mrs. Nixon

by Ann Beattie Scribner (November 15, 2011)

Dazzlingly original, Ann Beattie's Mrs. Nixon is a riveting exploration of an elusive American icon and of the fiction writer's art.

Pat Nixon remains one of our most mysterious and intriguing public figures,...


Raising Human Beings

by Ross W. Greene Scribner (August 09, 2016)

Renowned child psychologist and New York Times bestselling author of Lost at School and The Explosive Child explains how to cultivate a better parent-child relationship while also nurturing empathy, honesty,...


ADHD Nation

by Alan Schwarz Scribner (September 06, 2016)

The groundbreaking account of the widespread misdiagnosis of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder--and how its unchecked growth has made ADHD one of the most controversial conditions in medicine, with serious...


Living with Death and Dying

by Elisabeth Kubler-Ross Scribner (July 19, 2011)

In this compassionate and moving guide to communicating with the terminally ill, Dr. Elisabeth Küebler-Ross, the world's foremost expert on death and dying, shares her tools for understanding how the dying...


AIDS

by Elisabeth Kubler-Ross Scribner (July 19, 2011)

AIDS

"None of us is so unique as to be exempt from the human condition."

As the numbers of reported AIDS cases continue to climb, and the disease continues to take more and more lives, those who have to deal with...


Portrait of Hemingway

by Lillian Ross Scribner (July 21, 2015)

The definitive sketch of one of America's greatest writers.

On May 13, 1950, Lillian Ross's first portrait of Ernest Hemingway was published in The New Yorker. It was an account of two days Hemingway spent in...


TO LIVE UNTIL WE SAY GOOD BYE

by Elisabeth Kubler-Ross Scribner (August 02, 2011)

Dr. Elisabeth Kübler-Ross, whose books on death and dying have sold in the millions, now offers an extraordinary visual record of her work. Through the brilliant photographs of Mal Warshaw, To Live Until We...


On Children and Death

by Elisabeth Kubler-Ross Scribner (July 26, 2011)

On Children and Death is a major addition to the classic works of Elisabeth Kübler-Ross, whose On Death and Dying and Living with Death and Dying have been continuing sources of strength and solace for tens...