The Overstory by Richard Powers

The Overstory is a novel by Richard Powers published in 2018 by W.W. Norton. It is Powers's twelfth novel. The novel is about nine Americans whose unique life experiences with trees bring them together to address the destruction of forests. Powers was inspired to write the work while teaching at Stanford University after he encountered giant redwood trees for the first time. On 20 September 2018, The Overstory was shortlisted for the 2018 Man Booker Prize.On 15 April 2019, it was awarded the 2019 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction.

The 2124th greatest fiction book of all time


This book is on the following lists:

  1. - Pulitzer Prize for Fiction (Pulitzer Prize)

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Name Binding Sales Rank Lowest New Lowest Used Published
The Overstory: A Novel Paperback 87 $14.29 $8.73 2019
The Overstory: A Novel Kindle Edition 238 2018
The Overstory Audible Audiobook 88712 $24.81 2018
The Overstory: A Novel Hardcover 5462 $13.95 $4.49 2018