Summer Reading Sale

Find Books

Read the City

Win Free Books!

The Powell's Playlist | June 18, 2014

Daniel H. Wilson: IMG The Powell’s Playlist: Daniel H. Wilson

Like many writers, I'm constantly haunting coffee shops with a laptop out and my headphones on. I listen to a lot of music while I write, and songs... Continue »


Customer Comments

Haifisch has commented on (1) product.

An Imaginary Life by David Malouf
An Imaginary Life

Haifisch, January 2, 2010

An incredibly human (and humane) book of the Roman poet Ovid in exile, learning from a wild child. So beautifully written that I read portions out loud to myself, simply to hear the rhythm of the speech.
Was this comment helpful? | Yes | No
(1 of 1 readers found this comment helpful)

  • back to top
Follow us on...

Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at