Richard Powers

Richard Powers
Jane Kuntz
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Richard Powers is the author of several novels, including The Echo Maker (FSG, 2006), which won the National Book Award and was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize. Powers has received a MacArthur Fellowship, a Lannan Literary Award, and the James Fenimore Cooper Prize for Historical Fiction. He lives in Illinois.


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Generosity by Richard Powers--Audiobook Excerpt

Listen to this audiobook excerpt from Richard Powers' novel Generosity: An Enhancement. The National Book Award-winning author of The Echo Maker proves yet again that "no writer of our time dreams on a grander scale or more knowingly captures the zeitgeist" (The Dallas Morning News).

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Generosity

Richard Powers
Picador

A NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW NOTABLE BOOK OF THE YEAR The National Book Award-winning author of The Echo Maker proves yet again that "no writer of our...


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Gain

Richard Powers
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Gain braids together two stories on very different scales. In one, Laura Body, divorced mother of two and a real-estate agent in the small town of Lacewood,...


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The Echo Maker

Richard Powers
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Winner of the 2006 National Book Award for Fiction The Echo Maker is "a remarkable novel, from one of our greatest novelists, and a book that will change...


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Galatea 2.2

Richard Powers
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After four novels and several years living abroad, the fictional protagonist of Galatea 2.2—Richard Powers—returns to the United States as...


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The Time of Our Singing

Richard Powers
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On Easter day, 1939, at Marian Anderson’s epochal concert on the Washington Mall, David Strom, a German Jewish émigré scientist, meets...


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Plowing the Dark

Richard Powers
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In a digital laboratory on the shores of Puget Sound, a band of virtual reality researchers race to complete the Cavern, an empty white room that can become a...


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