PRH Highlight Titles – September 2016

By Matthew Weston | August 26 2016 | Adult

To read new novels by bestselling authors like J.D. Robb and Carl Hiaasen, or to learn how to move on to a new career by leveraging the skills you already have, or to be awestruck by illustrated portraits that showcase extraordinary women from around the world — look no further than this list of Penguin Random House’s September 2016 Highlight Titles.

Happy Reading!

978-0-399-57702-4
Fiction - Action & Adventure
Fiction - Thrillers - Suspense
Fiction - Thrillers - Crime
The dazzling new novel in the #1 New York Times-bestselling NUMA® Files series from the grand master of adventure.
$8.99 US
Sep 06, 2016
4-3/16 x 6-3/4
Mass Market Paperback
448 Pages
G.P. Putnam's Sons
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Critical Thinking in the Information Age
978-1-101-98558-8
Social Science - Statistics
Business & Economics - Statistics
Psychology - Applied Psychology
A primer to the critical thinking that is more necessary now than ever. We are bombarded with more information each day than the mind can process--especially in election season. It's raining bad data, half-truths, and even outright lies. New York Times bestselling author Daniel Levitin shows how to recognize misleading announcements, statistics, graphs, and written reports revealing the ways lying weasels can use them.
$18.00 US
Sep 06, 2016
6 x 9
Paperback
304 Pages
Dutton
US, Opn Mkt (no CAN)
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978-0-451-48868-8
Fiction - Romance - Suspense
Fiction - Mystery & Detective - Women Sleuths
Fiction - Mystery & Detective - Police Procedural
Eve Dallas returns in a fast-paced new In Death novel from the #1 New York Times bestselling author.
$18.00 US
Sep 06, 2016
6 x 9
Paperback
384 Pages
Berkley
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A Novel
978-0-7352-2167-3
Fiction - Historical
Fiction - Literary
Fiction - Political
“The book is like a salve.  I think the world feels disordered right now.  The count’s refinement and genteel nature are exactly what we’re longing for.” – Ann Patchett
$18.00 US
Sep 06, 2016
6 x 9
Paperback
480 Pages
Viking
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The Only Move That Matters Is Your Next One
978-0-399-56438-3
Business & Economics - Careers - General
Business & Economics - Personal Success
Business & Economics - Motivational
Jenny Blake, bestselling author of Life After College and former career development program manager at Google, shows how to move into your next career phase by leveraging what you already do well.
$18.00 US
Sep 06, 2016
6 x 9
Paperback
288 Pages
Portfolio
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A Chooseable-Path Adventure
978-0-7352-1219-0
Fiction - Humorous - General
Fiction - Satire
Humor - Form - Parodies
To be Hamlet. Or Ophelia. Or a ghost marine biologist? That is the question. This is a whole new way to play Shakespeare.
$20.00 US | $27.00 CAN
Sep 06, 2016
6 x 9
Paperback
368 Pages
Riverhead Books
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A Novel
978-0-425-28603-6
Fiction - Thrillers - Suspense
Fiction - Thrillers - General
Fiction - Mystery & Detective - General
A movie tie in edition of the Fall 2016 blockbuster starring Tom Cruise as Jack Reacher.
$7.99 US
Sep 06, 2016
4-3/16 x 6-7/8
Mass Market Paperback
624 Pages
Dell
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A novel
978-0-451-49426-9
Fiction - Mystery & Detective - General
Fiction - Thrillers - Suspense
Fiction - Thrillers - General
The new full-tilt, unstoppably hilarious and entertaining novel from the best-selling author of Skinny Dip and Bad Monkey
$18.00 US
Sep 06, 2016
6-1/8 x 9-1/4
Paperback
352 Pages
Knopf
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How Big Data Increases Inequality and Threatens Democracy
978-0-451-49733-8
Political Science - Public Policy - General
Social Science - Privacy & Surveillance
Business & Economics - Statistics
A former Wall Street quant sounds an alarm on mathematical modeling--a pervasive new force in society that threatens to undermine democracy and widen inequality.
$18.00 US
Sep 06, 2016
5-1/2 x 8-1/4
Paperback
272 Pages
Crown
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978-0-7352-1198-8
Fiction - Action & Adventure
Fiction - Thrillers - Suspense
Fiction - Thrillers - General
The outstanding new Sam and Remi Fargo adventure from the #1 New York Times-bestselling author.
$18.00 US
Sep 13, 2016
6 x 9
Paperback
400 Pages
G.P. Putnam's Sons
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A Little Book of Inspiration
978-1-59184-785-4
Business & Economics - Motivational
Business & Economics - Leadership
Business & Economics - Personal Success
The bestselling author of Start With Why and Leaders Eat Last is an unshakable optimist. With this beautifully illustrated gift book of axioms, he inspires readers to seek out a brighter future--and build it together.
$22.00 US | $29.00 CAN
Sep 13, 2016
7 x 5
Hardcover
160 Pages
Portfolio
US, Canada, Open Mkt

Curious Expressions from Around the World
978-1-60774-933-2
Language Arts & Disciplines - Linguistics - General
Art - Popular Culture
Art - Individual Artists - General
From the author of the New York Times bestseller, Lost in Translation, come this collection of 52 artistic renderings of sayings from around the world that illuminate the whimsical nature of language.
$14.99 US | $19.99 CAN
Sep 13, 2016
7-1/2 x 6-1/2
Hardcover
112 Pages
Ten Speed Press
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The Art and Science of Prediction
978-0-8041-3671-6
Business & Economics - Forecasting
SOCIAL SCIENCE - FUTURE STUDIES
Psychology - Cognitive Psychology & Cognition
A seminal book on forecasting, and "the most important book on decision making since Daniel Kahneman's Thinking, Fast and Slow"; a New York Times bestseller
$17.00 US
Sep 13, 2016
5-3/16 x 8
Paperback
352 Pages
Broadway Books
US, Opn Mkt (no CAN)

A Novel
978-0-8052-1271-6
Fiction - Literary
Fiction - Jewish
Fiction - Thrillers - Suspense
One of Israel's most celebrated novelists--the acclaimed author of A Pigeon and a Boy--now gives us a story of village love and vengeance in the early days of British Palestine that is still being played out two generations later.
$18.00 US
Sep 13, 2016
6-1/8 x 9-1/4
Paperback
320 Pages
Schocken
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A Novel
978-0-399-17770-5
Fiction - Contemporary Women
Fiction - Romance - Contemporary
Fiction - Literary
From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The One & Only. Two thirty-something sisters find themselves facing the question: if love and marriage and children don't all come together at once, which do you fight for?
$9.99 US
Sep 15, 2016
4-3/16 x 6-7/8
Mass Market Paperback
400 Pages
Ballantine Books
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Creative Living Beyond Fear
978-0-7352-1417-0
Self-Help - Motivational & Inspirational
Body, Mind & Spirit - Inspiration & Personal Growth
Business & Economics - Motivational
From the worldwide-bestselling author of Eat Pray Love: the path to the vibrant, fulfilling life you've dreamed of.
$8.99 US
Sep 20, 2016
4-3/16 x 6-7/8
Mass Market Paperback
304 Pages
Riverhead Books
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Lasting Happiness in a Changing World
978-0-399-18504-5
Self-Help - Personal Growth - Happiness
Self-Help - Spiritual
Body, Mind & Spirit - Inspiration & Personal Growth
Two great spiritual masters, Nobel laureates, and dear friends teach us how how to live with joy even in the face of adversity.
$26.00 US
Sep 20, 2016
5-1/2 x 8-1/4
Hardcover
384 Pages
Avery
US, Opn Mkt (no CAN)

An Invitation to the Skeptical
978-0-525-95415-6
Religion - Christian Life - General
Religion - Spirituality
Religion - Biblical Studies - General
Renowned pastor and New York Times bestselling author Timothy Keller invites skeptics and those outside Christianity to see the beauty and promise of following Jesus.
$27.00 US | $36.00 CAN
Sep 20, 2016
6 x 9
Hardcover
336 Pages
Viking
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How Nations Survive and Thrive in a World in Decline
978-0-451-49731-4
Political Science - Public Policy - Economic Policy
Business & Economics - International - General
Business & Economics - Economic History
A provocative look at the world's most difficult, seemingly ineradicable problems--and the surprising stories of the countries that solved them.
$20.00 US
Sep 20, 2016
6-1/8 x 9-1/4
Paperback
320 Pages
Tim Duggan Books
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978-1-101-97379-0
Fiction - Thrillers - General
Fiction - Thrillers - Suspense
Fiction - Action & Adventure
Dan Brown's #1 internationally bestselling thriller featuring Robert Langdon is soon to be a major motion picture, directed by Ron Howard and starring Tom Hanks and Felicity Jones.
$8.99 US
Sep 20, 2016
4-3/16 x 6-7/8
Mass Market Paperback
624 Pages
Anchor
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978-0-399-58955-3
Biography & Autobiography - Science & Technology
Business & Economics - E-Commerce - General (See Also Computers - Electronic Commerce)
Biography & Autobiography - Business
Fortune, mania, generosity, genius--the bestselling author of Mountains Beyond Mountains gives us the inspiring story of Kayak.com founder Paul English, an American maverick and a man who had a mind for the age that was coming.
$20.00 US
Sep 20, 2016
6-1/8 x 9-1/4
Paperback
288 Pages
Random House
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Artists and Athletes, Pirates and Punks, and Other Revolutionaries Who Shaped History
978-0-399-57886-1
Biography & Autobiography - Women
Young Adult Nonfiction - Biography & Autobiography - Women
Social Science - Women's Studies
From the authors of the New York Times bestselling book Rad American Women A-Z, comes a bold new collection of 40 biographical profiles, each accompanied by a striking illustrated portrait, showcasing extraordinary women from around the world.
$15.99 US | $21.99 CAN
Sep 27, 2016
7 x 9
Hardcover
112 Pages
Ten Speed Press
Age 10-17 years
Grades 5-12
World

A History
978-0-375-71520-4
History - World
Social Science - Popular Culture
Science - Time
From the acclaimed author of The Information and Chaos, a mind-bending exploration of time travel: its subversive origins, its evolution in literature and science, and its influence on our understanding of time itself.
$18.00 US
Sep 27, 2016
6 x 7-1/2
Paperback
352 Pages
Pantheon
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978-0-8041-3816-1
Humor - Form - Essays
Humor - Topic - Men, Women & Relationships
Biography & Autobiography - Entertainment & Performing Arts
Now in paperback, the #1 New York Times bestselling book of essays, opinions, concerns, and advice from the creator and star of The Mindy Project.
$16.00 US | $22.00 CAN
Sep 27, 2016
5-3/16 x 8
Paperback
240 Pages
Three Rivers Press
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