From the author of "The Time Of Our Singing", which has sold 34,000 copies to date, this follows a 27 year old man as he experiences a near fatal accident and falls into a coma. When he awakes, he's convinced his sister is an impostor and cannot remember how the accident happened. Comparable to other great American writers such as Delillo, Pynchon and Roth. 'Among his most stunning yet: profound and heartbreaking' "Financial Times"
Richard Powers is the author of ten novels, including Galatea 2.2 and The Gold Bug Variations, both of which were nominated for the US National Book Critics Circle Award, Operation Wandering Soul, which was nominated for the US National Book Award for Fiction, Plowing the Dark, Gain, and The Time of Our Singing, winner of the WH Smith Literary Award. He lives in Illinois.