The Yellow Birds/Letter Composed During a Lull in the fighting/A Shout in the Ruins

By: Powers, Kevin

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This offer is for a complete set of the three books written by Kevin Powers. All have been SIGNED by Powers on their title pages. These include: 1) "The Yellow Birds" (2012) - A novel written by a veteran of the war in Iraq, "The Yellow Birds" is the unforgettable story of two soldiers trying to stay alive. Written with profound emotional insight, especially into the effects of a distant war on mothers and families at home, "The Yellow Birds" is a groundbreaking novel that is destined to become a classic. Winner of numerous awards - including the 2013 Hemingway Foundation/PEN Award and the 2012 Guardian First Book Award. Also, a National Book Award Finalist for 2012. The film "The Yellow Birds" had its world premier at the Sundance Film Festival on January 21, 2017. It is scheduled for release on May 17th, 2018 through DirecTV Cinema before being released in a limited release and through video on demand on June 15th, 2018. 2) "Letter Composed During a Lull in the Fighting" (2014) - The award-winning author of "The Yellow Birds" returns with an extraordinary debut poetry collection. Through profoundly affecting explorations of language, memory, love, and family, Power's poetry strives to make sense of war and its echoes through human experience. 3) "A Shout in the Ruins" (2018) - Set in Virginia during the Civil War and a century beyond, this novel by the award-winning author of "The Yellow Birds" explores the brutal legacy of violence and exploitation in American society. Written with the same emotional intensity, harrowing realism, and poetic precision that made "The Yellow Birds" one of the most celebrated novels of the past decade, "A Shout in the Ruins" cements Kevin Power's place in the forefront of American letters and demands that we reckon with the moral weight of our troubling history. All were SIGNED by the author from his appearance at the Free Library of Philadelphia on May 16th, 2018.

Title: The Yellow Birds/Letter Composed During a Lull in the fighting/A Shout in the Ruins

Author Name: Powers, Kevin

Categories: Recent Additions, Poetry, PEN/Hemingway Award Winner, National Book Award Finalist, Modern First Editions, Hemingway/PEN Award Winner, Debut,

Edition: First Editions/First Printings

Publisher: New York, New York, Little, Brown and Company: 2012

ISBN Number: 0316219363

ISBN Number 13: 9780316219365

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: Fine

Inscription: Signed by Author

Seller ID: 8658