Editors' pick

Politics & Prose Bookstore


Richard Whittle

A Woodrow Wilson Center global fellow and a long-time Pentagon reporter, will discuss his book "Predator: The Secret Origins of the Drone Revolution"

Caleb Scharf

Director of the Columbia Astrobiology Center, will discuss his book "The Copernicus Complex: Our Cosmic Significance in a Universe of Planets and Probabilities"

Dylan Landis

Will read from her novel "Rainey Royal" about at teen growing up in the Greenwich Village of the 1970s

Samuel Fromartz

A Washington journalist and bread enthusiast will discuss his book "In Search of the Perfect Loaf: A Home Baker's Odyssey" in conversation with baker Mark Furstenburg

Jonathan Darman

A former Newsweek political reporter, will discuss his book "Landslide: LBJ and Ronald Reagan at the Dawn of a New America"

Scott Campbell

Will read from his picture book "Hug Machine," about the enduring power of an embrace

Nicholas Carr

Who writes about science and technology, will discuss his book "The Glass Cage: Automation and Us"

David Bezmozgis

Will read from his novel "The Betrayers," about a former Soviet dissident and disgraced Israeli politician who returns to his homeland to face the man who once denounced him

Gene Weingarten and Eric Shansby

Weingarten, a two-time Pulitzer Prize-winning writer for The Washington Post and Eric Shansby, an illustrator, will discuss their children's picture book "Me & Dog"

Daisy Hernandez

A journalist whose mother was Colombian and father Cuban, will discuss her memoir "A Cup of Water Under My Bed" about coming of age in New Jersey

Marlon James

Will read from his novel "A Brief History of Seven Killings" about the 1976 attempted killing of Bob Marley

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.