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Richard Powers

Richard Powers is the author of twelve novels, most recently The Overstory. He is the recipient of a MacArthur Fellowship and the National Book Award, and he has been a Pulitzer Prize and four-time National Book Critics Circle Award finalist. He lives in the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains.

Books by Richard Powers

  1. Book CoverOrfeo: A Novel


    New York Times Bestseller

    "Bravo, Richard Powers, for hitting so many high notes with Orfeo and contributing to the fraction of books that really matter." —Heller McAlpin, NPRMore

  2. Book CoverThe Overstory: A Novel


    New York Times Bestseller
    Shortlisted for the 2018 Man Booker Prize

    A monumental novel about trees and people by one of our most "prodigiously talented" (The New York Times Book Review) novelists.More