Is your dad into thrillers, mysteries, music legends or even great beer? This Father’s Day, our sister company, Simon & Schuster, has him covered with great books that would make the perfect gift for any dad.
MR. MERCEDES: A Novel
By Stephen King
For Fans Of: Anything Stephen King related
THE DYLANOLOGISTS: Adventures in the Land of Bob
By David KinneyDylan through a fun new lens—his devoted fans. Bob Dylan was the most influential songwriter of his time, and half a century later, he continues to be a touchstone, a fascination, and an enigma. From the very beginning, he attracted an intensely fanatical cult following, and in The Dylanologists, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist David Kinney ventures deep into this eccentric subculture to answer the question: What can Dylan’s grip on his most enthusiastic listeners tell us about his towering place in American culture?
For Fans Of: Bob Dylan’s music
For Fans Of: Michael Symon’s Carnivore: 120 Recipes for Meat Lovers or The Whole Beast: Nose to Tail Eating
THE FIXER: The Notorious Life of a Front-Page Bail Bondsman
By Ira JudelsonFrom New York’s foremost bail bondsman with “over $30 million on the street,” comes the story of a modern-day “fixer” who walks a fine line between hustler and humanitarian with clients ranging from the rich and famous to the mafia and gangs of New York. The Fixer is a rollicking story about the ins and outs of the down-and-dirty world of bonds, and an inside scoop on the underbelly of the justice system.
For Fans Of: Orange is the New Black or Kitchen Confidential
GOOD CALL: Reflections on Faith, Family and Fowl
By Jase Robertson
For Fans Of: Duck Dynasty and The Duck Commander Family
BIG DADDY’S RULES: Raising Daughters Is Tougher Than I Look
By Steven SchirripaThe father of two daughters, bestselling author, and a star of The Sopranos and The Secret Life of the American Teenager, Steven Schirripa shares his decidedly old-fashioned advise, often comical parenting gaffes, and refreshingly honest take on what being a good parent actually means. With a mixture of old-school bravado and self-effacing humor, Schirripa’s often thought-provoking account makes a great gift for new dads and also for fathers who are in need of parenting inspiration to help them through their daughter’s teenage years.
For Fans Of: 8 Simple Rules for Dating My Teenage Daughter
THE BEER DRINKER’S GUIDE TO GOD: The Whole and Holy Truth About Lager, Loving, and Living
By William B. MillerIt’s no accident that Jesus’ first miracle was turning water into wine! Written by an Episcopalian priest/bar owner, this collection of spiritual essays distills lessons about the character of God from stories about adult beverages. From the deeply touching to the laugh-out-loud funny, these stories range from his travels in search of the world’s best Scotch, to his attempts to brew his own beer, and draws insightful spiritual lessons—really—from them. This is just the kind of book that belongs on every man’s coffee table.
For Fans Of: Donald Miller’s Blue Like Jazz