Editors' pick

Politics & Prose Bookstore

9/2

Timothy DeNevi

A visiting writer at George Mason University will discuss his memoir "Hyper: A Personal History of ADHD"
9/3

Elizabeth Green

A journalist and chief executive of the nonprofit education news organization Chalkbeat will discuss her book "Building a Better Teacher: How Teaching Works (and How to Teach It to Everyone)"
9/4

Todd Moss

A former deputy assistant secretary of state will read from his debut thriller "The Golden Hour" about a U.S. official who deals with a coup in Africa and infighting at the State Department and the Pentagon
9/5

Tony Zinni

A retired Marine general who was the head of U.S. Central Command, will discuss his book "Before the First Shots Are Fired: How America Can Win Or Lose Off The Battlefield"
9/6

Graphic novels for younger teens

Jimmy Gownley will discuss his graphic memoir "The Dumbest Idea Ever!," about an idea that turned his life upside-down; Dave Roman will discuss "Astronaut Academy: Re-entry," the sequel to his book about a futurist school; and Raina Telgemeier will discuss her memoir "Sisters," about her desire to be a big sister, until she gets more than she bargained for
9/6

Jennifer Cognard-Black and Melissa Goldthwaite

Cognard-Black, an English professor at St. Mary's College of Maryland and Melissa Goldthwaite, an English professor at Saint Joseph's University, will discuss their book "Books That Cook: The Making of a Literary Meal"
9/6

Marc Kaufman

A former Washington Post science reporter will discuss his book "Mars Up Close: Inside the Curiosity Mission," co-written with Elon Musk, chief executive of SpaceX
9/8

Paul Roberts

A television and radio commentator and author of "The End of Oil" and "The End of Food" will discuss his book "The Impulse Society: America in the Age of Instant Gratification"
9/9

Maureen Corrigan

The book critic for NPR's Fresh Air program and a frequent contributor to Book World, will discuss her book " So We Read On: How The Great Gatsby Came to Be and Why It Endures"
9/10

Tom Shroder

The former editor of The Washington Post Magazine, will discuss his book "Acid Test: LSD, Ecstasy, and the Power to Heal"
9/11

Daniel R. Green

A defense fellow at The Washington Institute for Near East Policy, will discuss his book "Fallujah Redux: The Anbar Awakening and the Struggle with Al-Qaeda," co-written with Marine Brig. Gen. William F. Mullen III
9/11

Ezra Greenspan

A professor at Southern Methodist University, will discuss his book "William Wells Brown: An African American Life"
9/12

Jules Feiffer

A cartoonist, will discuss his graphic novel "Kill My Mother"
9/13

Chris Lehmann, Thomas Frank, and Jim Newell

Editors and contributors to the Baffler literary magazine will discuss the anthology "No Future for You: Salvos from 'the Baffler'"
9/13

Chuck McCutcheon and David Mark

Mark, editor-in-chief of Politix and McCutcheon, co-editor of Congressional Quarterly's Politics in America 2010, will discuss their book "Dog Whistles, Walk-Backs, and Washington Handshakes: Decoding the Jargon, Slang, and Bluster of American Political Speech"
9/14

Diane Ackerman

A naturalist and the author of "The Zookeeper's Wife, A Natural History of the Senses," will discuss her book "The Human Age: The World Shaped by Us"
9/15

Todd Brewster

A television journalist and editor, will discuss his book "Lincoln's Gamble: The Tumultuous Six Months That Gave America the Emancipation Proclamation and Changed the Course of the Civil War"
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Editorial Review

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