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The Overstory

by Richard Powers

Hardcover, 502 pages, W W Norton & Co Inc, List Price: $27.95 |

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The Overstory presents an impassioned novel of activism and natural-world power that is comprised of interlocking fables about nine remarkable strangers who are summoned in different ways by trees for an ultimate, brutal stand to save the continent's few remaining acres of virgin forest.

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Novelist And 'Book Matchmaker' Tayari Jones Shares Her Favorite Books Of 2018

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Novelist Richard Powers Finds New Stories Deep In Old Growth Forests

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