Operation Wandering Soul Richard Powers

Highly imaginative and emotionally powerful, this stunning novel about childhood innocence amidst the nightmarish disease and deterioration at the heart of modern Los Angeles was nominated for a Na...

Galatea 2.2 Richard Powers

After four novels and several years living abroad, the fictional protagonist of Galatea 2.2 Richard Powers returns to the United States as Humanist-in-Residence at the enormous Center for the Stu...

Generosity: An Enhancement Richard Powers

Thassadit Amzwar's blissful exuberance both entrances and puzzles the melancholic Russell.

How can this refugee from perpetual terror be so happy?

Wondering how to protect her, Russell ...

Three Farmers on Their Way to a Dance Richard Powers

In the spring of 1914, renowned photographer August Sander took a photograph of three young men on their way to a country dance.

The three stories connect in a surprising way and provide the ...

Prisoner's Dilemma Richard Powers

Something is wrong with Eddie Hobson Sr., father of four, sometime history teacher, quiz master, black humorist and virtuoso invalid. His recurring fainting spells have worsened, and with his ingra...

The Time of Our Singing Richard Powers

From the Booker-shortlisted author of The Overstory, an enthralling, wrenching novel about the lives and choices of one family, caught on the cusp of identities.Jonah, Ruth and Joseph are the child...

Plowing the Dark Richard Powers

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 jungle, a painting, or a vast Byzantin...

Gain Richard Powers

FROM THE MAN BOOKER PRIZE SHORTLISTED AUTHOR OF THE OVERSTORYRichard Powers' novel is a fascinating and profound exploration of the interaction of an individual human life and a corporate one.

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The Gold Bug Variations Richard Powers

A national bestseller, voted by Time as the #1 novel of 1991, selected as one of the "Best Books of 1991" by Publishers Weekly, and nominated for a National Book Critics Circle Award--a magnificent...

The Echo Maker Richard Powers

Following a near-fatal accident, Mark Schluter is nursed by his reluctant sister.

But when he emerges from his coma, Mark believes that this woman who looks, acts, and sounds just like his s...