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Timothy Thomas "Tim" Powers (born February 29, 1952, in Buffalo, New York) is an American science fiction and fantasy author. Powers has won the World Fantasy Award twice for his critically acclaimed novels Last Call and Declare. His 1988 novel On Stranger Tides was optioned for adaptation into the fourth Pirates of the Caribbean film.

Most of Powers's novels are "secret histories": he uses actual, documented historical events featuring famous people, but shows another view of them in which occult or supernatural factors heavily influence the motivations and actions of the characters.

Typically, Powers strictly adheres to established historical facts. He reads extensively on a given subject, and the plot develops as Powers notes inconsistencies, gaps and curious data; regarding his award-winning 2000 novel Declare, Powers stated Powells.com Interviews – Tim Powers,
"I made it an ironclad rule that I could not change or disregard any of the recorded facts, nor rearrange any days of the calendar – and then I tried to figure out what momentous but unrecorded fact could explain them all."
—Timothy Thomas Powers


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Total Books: 135
Alternate Routes
2019 - Alternate Routes [1 - Vickery and Castine] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781481484275
ISBN-10: 1481484273
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Science Fiction & Fantasy
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Expiration Date
2019 - Expiration Date (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781481484084
ISBN-10: 1481484087
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Science Fiction & Fantasy
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More Walls Broken
2019 - More Walls Broken (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781596068865
ISBN-10: 1596068868
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Science Fiction & Fantasy
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Down and Out in Purgatory
2018 - Down and Out in Purgatory (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781481483742
ISBN-10: 1481483749
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Science Fiction & Fantasy
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Medusa's Web
2016 - Medusa's Web (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780062262462
ISBN-10: 0062262467
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense, Science Fiction & Fantasy
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Medusa's Web A Novel
2016 - Medusa's Web a Novel (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780062262455
ISBN-10: 0062262459
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense, Science Fiction & Fantasy
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Nobody's Home
2014 - Nobody's Home (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781596066700
ISBN-10: 1596066709
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Science Fiction & Fantasy
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The Drawing of the Dark
2014 - The Drawing of the Dark (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781596066694
ISBN-10: 1596066695
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Science Fiction & Fantasy
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Hide Me Among the Graves
2013 - Hide Me Among the Graves (Audio CD)
ISBN-13: 9781482931716
ISBN-10: 1482931710
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
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Last Call
2013 - Last Call (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780575116818
ISBN-10: 0575116811
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense, Science Fiction & Fantasy
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Declare A Novel
2013 - Declare a Novel (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780062221384
ISBN-10: 0062221388
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense, Science Fiction & Fantasy
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Three Days to Never A Novel
2013 - Three Days to Never a Novel (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780062221391
ISBN-10: 0062221396
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
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Last Call
2013 - Last Call [Last Call, Bk 1] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780062233271
ISBN-10: 0062233270
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense, Science Fiction & Fantasy
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Salvage and Demolition
2013 - Salvage and Demolition (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781596065154
ISBN-10: 159606515X
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Science Fiction & Fantasy
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Ghosts Recent Hauntings
2012 - Ghosts Recent Hauntings (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781607013549
ISBN-10: 1607013541
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Science Fiction & Fantasy
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The Year's Best Dark Fantasy  Horror 2012 Edition
2012 - The Year's Best Dark Fantasy Horror 2012 Edition (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781607013457
ISBN-10: 1607013452
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Science Fiction & Fantasy
  • Currently 3/5 Stars.
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The Bible Repairman and Other Stories
2011 - The Bible Repairman and Other Stories (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781596064539
ISBN-10: 1596064536
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Science Fiction & Fantasy
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The Year's Best Dark Fantasy  Horror 2011 Edition
2011 - The Year's Best Dark Fantasy Horror 2011 Edition (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781607012818
ISBN-10: 1607012812
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Science Fiction & Fantasy
  • Currently 3.3/5 Stars.
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On Stranger Tides
2011 - On Stranger Tides (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780062094537
ISBN-10: 006209453X
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Science Fiction & Fantasy
  • Currently 3.6/5 Stars.
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The Ship of Ishtar
2009 - The Ship of Ishtar [Planet Stories] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781601251770
ISBN-10: 1601251777
Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy
  • Currently 2/5 Stars.
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Earthquake Weather
2008 - Earthquake Weather (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781596061897
ISBN-10: 1596061898
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2005 - The Anubis Gates [Fantasy Masterworks] (Paperback)
2004 - Declare (Hardcover)
1993 - Poker D'mes [French Edition] (Paperback)
A Deux Pas Du Nant [French Edition] (Paperback)
Die Kalte Braut [Stress of Her Regard, The] (Other)