Unwind the Mind with “The Power,” Featured Book for January

Everyone is raving about Naomi Alderman’s new novel, The PowerThis book tells the story of an alternate future,  where women around the world have developed a new ability, an electric force that can inflict great pain on others.  The impact of this new power upends gender norms, and the new societal order reveals the corrupting influence of power – corrupting those who gain it, and those who stand to lose it.

This book was listed on several “Best of 2017” lists, including lists from The Los Angeles Times,  National Public Radio, The Washington Post‘s Ten Best Books of 2017,  Entertainment Weekly‘s Ten Best Books of 2017, and more.

Read reviews of The Power, and interviews with the author here:

Find DePaul’s copy of The Power, by Naomi Alderman, in the Loop Library’s Popular Reading Collection, Call Number:  823.92 A361p2017  

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