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Wednesday, June 3 at 7 p.m.
Petri, a columnist and blogger for the Washington Post's opinion section, reads from her first collection of essays, A Field Guide to Awkward Silences, and discusses her work with the Post's Alyssa Rosenberg.
$12–$25
Books
Wednesday, June 3 at 6:30 p.m.
Learn about the criminals who've faked versions of art's greatest masterpieces and how they got away with it when Charney reads from his latest book, The Art of Forgery.
Kramerbooks & Afterwords Cafe -
1517 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Books
Thursday, June 4 at 7 p.m.
The author of everyone's favorite guide to adolescence returns with a new book for adults, In the Unlikely Event. Blume discusses her work with NPR's Linda Holmes.
$35–$45
Books
Friday, June 5 at 7 p.m.
The author reads from her latest Gods of Gotham novel, The Fatal Flame, which focuses on an arsonist who begins threatening a Tammany Hall alderman and the fallout of his actions.
One More Page Books -
2200 N. Westmoreland Street, No. 101, Arlington
Free
Books
Friday, June 5 at 7 p.m.
The author and historian offers yet another perspective on the career of the 40th president in Reagan: The Life.
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Books
Saturday, June 6 at 7:30 p.m.
The author, who has extensive experience in psychoanalysis, reads from her latest novel, Dreaming for Freud.
The Writer's Center -
4508 Walsh St., Bethesda
Free
Books
Sunday, June 7 at 12 p.m.
The congressman and activist reads from March: Book 2, the second volume in his graphic novel series about the civil rights movement.
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free

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