Editors' pick

Politics & Prose Bookstore


Sandra Cisneros

The author of the classic "The House on Mango Street," will discuss her book "A House of My Own: Stories from My Life"

Kate Clifford Larson

A biographer of Harriet Tubman and Mary Surratt, will discuss her book "Rosemary: The Hidden Kennedy Daughter"

Mark Riebling

A specialist on national security issues who has written for publications including The New York Times and The Wall Street Journal, will discuss his book "Church of Spies: The Pope's Secret War Against Hitler"

Morton Kondracke

Political commentator, will discuss his book "Jack Kemp: The Bleeding-Heart Conservative Who Changed America"

Alice Waters

The proprietor of the Chez Panisse in Berkeley, Calif., will discuss her book "My Pantry: Homemade Ingredients That Make Simple Meals Your Own"

Daniel J. Levitin

A professor of psychology and music at McGill University in Montreal, will discuss his book "The Organized Mind: Thinking Straight in the Age of Information Overload"

Sasha Abramsky

Senior fellow at Demos and writing teacher at the University of California, Davis, will discuss his book "The House of Twenty Thousand Books"

Jenny Lawson

Who writes The Bloggess and Ill Advised blogs, will discuss her book "Furiously Happy: A Funny Book about Horrible Things"

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.