Editors' pick

Politics & Prose Bookstore


Amy Bloom

Will read from her novel "Lucky Us" about two half-sisters who travel from Ohio to Hollywood in the 1940s

John W. Dean

Who served as Richard Nixon's legal counsel will discuss his book about the Watergate scandal "The Nixon Defense: What He Knew and When He Knew It"

Edan Lepucki

Will read from her novel "California" about a couple expecting a child in a post-apocalyptic world

Emily Gould

The controversial essayist will read from her first novel "Friendship," a coming-of-age story about two women coping with adulthood

Robert Timberg

A former White House reporter for the Baltimore Sun will discuss his book "Blue-Eyed Boy," about his experiences serving in the Vietnam War

Douglas Brinkley and Luke Nichter

Brinkley, a professor of history at Rice University and Luke Nichter, a history professor at Texas A&M will discuss their book "The Nixon Tapes: 1971-1972"

Alexandra Horowitz

A professor of psychology at Barnard College will discuss her book "On Looking: Eleven Walks with Expert Eyes"

Anthony Doerr

Will discuss his novel "All the Light We Cannot See" about a love affair in Nazi-occupied France between a German soldier and a blind French girl who works for the Resistance

Karin Tanabe

A former Politico reporter will discuss her book "The Price of Inheritance" about a disgraced young woman who falls in love with an Iraq veteran

Editorial Review

In 2011, former Washington Post journalists Bradley Graham and Lissa Muscatine bought the store, which was run for 27 years by Barbara Meade and Carla Cohen.