Orfeo: A Novel

Orfeo: A Novel

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A New York Times Bestseller—The National Book Award–winning author of The Echo Maker delivers a novel at once “magnificent and moving” (David L. Ulin, Los Angeles Times). "If Powers were an American writer of the nineteenth century…he'd probably be the Herman Melville of Moby-Dick. His picture is that big," wrote Margaret Atwood (New York Review of Books). Indeed, since his debut in 1985 with Three Farmers on Their Way to a Dance, Richard Powers has been… (more)

Editorial reviews (8 reviews)

Orfeo is a tour de force and a delight. Powers delivers a literary high-wire act that leads to a culmination both intellectually and emotionally satisfying.

Yes, Orfeo is brilliant, but please don’t let that stop you from reading it.

With Orfeo, Powers has strung together the largest, oldest ideas about being human and creating art.

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Book Details  

Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company (January 13, 2014)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 352 pages

File size: 1 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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