Books by Kevin Powers

A SHOUT IN THE RUINS by Kevin Powers
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: May 15, 2018

"An impressive novel of slavery, destruction, and the arduous difficulties of love."
Spanning more than 120 years, Powers' (Letter Composed During a Lull in the Fighting, 2014, etc.) new novel is an exploration of the ongoing effects of the Civil War. Read full book review >
LETTER COMPOSED DURING A LULL IN THE FIGHTING by Kevin Powers
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 1, 2014

"A welcome debut. We hope that the next sequence finds Powers on safer ground, exploring the possibilities of life away from the front."
Powers, author of the shattering war novel The Yellow Birds (2012), turns to poetry while concentrating on familiar themes of dislocation, fear and "unmoored memory." Read full book review >
THE YELLOW BIRDS by Kevin Powers
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 11, 2012

"Powers writes with a rawness that brings the sights and smells as well as the trauma and decay of war home to the reader. "
A novel about the poetry and the pity of war. Read full book review >