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Sunday, August 2 at 7 p.m.
The author and storyteller brings his comedic tales of growing up gay in North Carolina to Wolf Trap.
Wolf Trap Filene Center -
1551 Trap Road, Vienna
$25–$45
Books
Monday, August 3 at 7 p.m.
The author, a former journalist, reads from her first novel, The Ambassador's Wife, which chronicles the life of an artist who finds her opportunities limited when she marries a British ambassador.
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Books
Monday, August 3 at 6:30 p.m.
The syndicated columnist asks readers to reconsider their approach to the environment in her new book, This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs. the Climate.
Busboys and Poets Brookland -
625 Monroe St. NE
Free
Books
Tuesday, August 4 at 6:30 p.m.
Busboys & Poets 14th and V -
2021 14th St. NW
Free
Books
Tuesday, August 4 at 7 p.m.
The author chronicles four decades of Indian and Pakistani history in his latest novel, The Way Things Were.
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Books
Tuesday, August 4 at 6:30 p.m.
The author, an award winning amateur baker, explores his passion for homemade bread in In Search of the Perfect Loaf: A Home Baker's Odyssey.
Busboys and Poets Takoma -
234 Carroll St. NW
Free
Books
Wednesday, August 5 at 7 p.m.
The Pulitzer Prize-winning author and critic discusses his love of books in Browsings: A Year of Reading, Collecting, and Living With Books.
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Books
Wednesday, August 5 at 6:30 p.m.
The author, a Holocaust survivor, chronicles her involvement in the civil rights movement in her new book, The Hands of Peace.
Busboys and Poets Takoma -
234 Carroll St. NW
Free
Books
Thursday, August 6 at 7 p.m.
The author reads from her latest science fiction volume, Dark Orbit.
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Books
Sunday, August 16 at 2 p.m.
Hoffman, a nonfiction writer, reads from his memoir, Love & Fury. Rihani reads from Cultures Without Borders.
The Writer's Center -
4508 Walsh St., Bethesda
Free
Books
Tuesday, August 25 at 7 p.m.
Greene, a reporter with the Center for Public Integrity, reads from his latest book, Shots on the Bridge: Police Violence and Cover-Up in the Wake of Katrina.
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Books
Saturday, September 5 at 10 a.m.
More than 100 authors come together to read and sign copies of their books at the 15th annual festival celebrating all things literary.
Walter E. Washington Convention Center -
801 Mount Vernon Place NW
Free

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