Books by John R. Powers

Released: Feb. 10, 1992

"While the prose style is not particularly distinguished, the material has enough psychic weight and nuclear-family ambiance to deserve attention."
Powers's fourth novel (Do Black Patent Leather Shoes Really Reflect Up?, 1975, is his best known) is a 1950's coming-of-age saga about a boy who loses his brother in an accident. Read full book review >