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The Overstory : Winner of the 2019 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction, Paperback / softback Book

The Overstory : Winner of the 2019 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction Paperback / softback

Paperback / softback

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**WINNER OF THE PULITZER PRIZE FOR FICTION 2019**A wondrous, exhilarating novel about nine strangers brought together by an unfolding natural catastrophe.

The perfect literary escape. 'Really, just one of the best novels, period' Ann Patchett An artist inherits a hundred years of photographic portraits, all of the same doomed American chestnut.

A hard-partying undergraduate in the late 1980s electrocutes herself, dies, and is sent back into life by creatures of air and light.

A hearing- and speech-impaired scientist discovers that trees are communicating with one another.

An Air Force crewmember in the Vietnam War is shot out of the sky, then saved by falling into a banyan. This is the story of these and five other strangers, each summoned in different ways by the natural world, who are brought together in a last stand to save it from catastrophe. 'It's not possible for Powers to write an uninteresting book' Margaret Atwood'Radical and exciting' Jessie Burton'Breathtaking' Barbara Kingsolver

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