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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


    A Chicago Tribune 'Best Books of 2014'
    New York Times Bestseller
    Longlisted for The Man Booker Prize
    Longlisted for the National Book Award

    The National Book Award–winning author of The Echo Maker delivers his most emotionally charged novel to date, inspired by the myth of Orpheus.More

  2. Book CoverThe Overstory: A Novel


    New York Times Bestseller

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