Editors' pick

Politics & Prose Bookstore

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"
9/16

Donald Antrim

Who was one of the New Yorker's 1999 "Twenty Best under Forty" writers will read from his collection "The Emerald Light in the Air: Stories"
9/17

Michael Pitre

Will read from his debut novel "Fives and Twenty-Fives" about a Marine combat engineer unit in Iraq
9/18

Malcolm Brooks

Will read from his debut novel "Painted Horses" about an aging cavalry officer in 1950s Montana whose home will be destroyed by a hydroelectric dam
9/19

Marla Frazee

A two-time Caldecott Honor medalist will read from her picture book "The Farmer and the Clown" about a young clown who tumbles off a train and makes friends with a farmer
9/19

Sarah Waters

The author of "The Night Watch" will discuss her novel " The Paying Guests" about a woman and her daughter who take in borders following World War I
9/20

Justin Martin

A biographer of former Federal Reserve chairman Alan Greenspan and Frederick Law Olmsted, who designed Central Park, will discuss his book "Rebel Souls: Walt Whitman and America's First Bohemians"
9/20

Lucinda Franks

Will discuss her book "Timeless: Love, Morgenthau, and Me" about her marriage to Robert Morgenthau, longtime Manhattan district attorney
9/20

Mark Whitaker

The managing editor for CNN Worldwide, will discuss his biography of Bill Cosby, "Cosby: His Life and Times"
9/20

Meryl Comer

Will discuss her memoir "Slow Dancing with a Stranger: Lost and Found in the Age of Alzheimer's"
9/21

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"
9/22

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"
9/23

Dylan Landis

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