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Writers Council Picks: Six Recommendations from Richard Powers

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We’re asking members of our Writers Council to recommend six of their favorite reads. Whether new or old, best sellers or hidden gems, grand tomes or quick novellas—these books will definitely be worth your time! Next up is acclaimed novelist Richard Powers (and don’t forget to check out his Pulitzer Prize-winning novel, The Overstory).

About the Author

Richard Powers

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