Ron Powers
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Ron Powers

Ron Powers is a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and New York Times bestselling author. He is the co-author of Flags of our Fathers and True Compass-both #1 New York Times Hardcover Nonfiction bestsellers. His biography of Mark Twain-Mark Twain: A Life-was also a New York Times bestseller. He lives with his wife Honoree Fleming, Ph.D., in Castleton, Vermont.

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Best Sellers

    • Flags of Our Fathers

    • By: James Bradley, Ron Powers
    • Narrated by: Stephen Hoye
    • Length: 13 hrs and 20 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 636
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 375
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 382

    In this unforgettable chronicle, James Bradley has captured the glory, the triumph, the heartbreak, and the legacy of the six men who raised the flag at Iwo Jima....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • awesome

    • By Thomas on 11-29-06

    Regular price: $38.50

    • No One Cares About Crazy People

    • The Chaos and Heartbreak of Mental Health in America
    • By: Ron Powers
    • Narrated by: Ron Powers
    • Length: 14 hrs and 49 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 283
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 264
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 264

    Powers limns our fears and myths about mental illness and the fractured public policies that have resulted....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • I needed Ron Powers voice to read this book

    • By RSR on 04-05-18

    Regular price: $29.65

    • Last Flag Down

    • The Epic Journey of the Last Confederate Warship
    • By: John Baldwin, Ron Powers
    • Narrated by: Michael Kramer
    • Length: 11 hrs and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 63
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 31
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 31

    As the Confederacy felt itself slipping beneath the Union juggernaut in late 1864, the South launched a desperate counteroffensive. Its secret weapon? A state-of-the-art raiding ship....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Good all around

    • By Rob on 01-19-08

    Regular price: $35.93

    • Mark Twain

    • A Life
    • By: Ron Powers
    • Narrated by: Ron Powers
    • Length: 10 hrs and 52 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 70
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 34
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 33

    In Mark Twain, Ron Powers consummates years of thought and research with a tour de force on the life of our culture's founding father....

    • 2 out of 5 stars
    • Boring

    • By Carol on 01-11-06

    Regular price: $26.60

    • Man Who Flew The Memphis Belle

    • By: Robert Morgan, Ron Powers
    • Narrated by: uncredited
    • Length: 4 hrs and 51 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 11
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 10
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 10

    The Man Who Flew the Memphis Belle takes you into the heart of the war above 20,000 feet, and into the unforgettable life of one of America's greatest World War II heroes....

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Abridged Version = Butchered

    • By Kyle on 01-03-17

    Regular price: $18.86

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