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Books
Tuesday, September 2 at 7 p.m.
Hyper: A Personal History of ADHD
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Books
Wednesday, September 3 at 7 p.m.
Glimpsing Heaven: The Stories and Science of Life After Death
Barnes & Noble Bethesda -
4801 Bethesda Ave., Bethesda
Free
Books
Wednesday, September 3 at 7 p.m.
Building a Better Teacher: How Teaching Works (and How to Teach It to Everyone)
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Books
Thursday, September 4 at 6 p.m.
Long Distance Life, Wisdom Teeth
Folger Shakespeare Library -
201 E. Capitol St. SE
Free
Books
Thursday, September 4 at 7 p.m.
Three teen lit authors talk about their work.
Bethesda Library -
7400 Arlington Road, Bethesda
Free
Books
Thursday, September 4 at 7 p.m.
The Golden Hour
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Books
Friday, September 5 at 7 p.m.
The Good Food Revolution
Books
Friday, September 5 at 10 a.m.
Iran-Contra: Reagan’s Scandal and the Unchecked Abuse of Presidential Power
Carnegie Endowment for International Peace -
1779 Massachusetts Ave. NW
Free
Books
Friday, September 5 at 6:30 p.m.
The Stager
One More Page Books -
2200 N. Westmoreland Street, No. 101, Arlington
Books
Friday, September 5 at 7 p.m.
Before the First Shots Are Fired: How America Can Win Or Lose Off The Battlefield
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Books
Saturday, September 6 at 12 p.m.
Rebel Souls: Walt Whitman and America’s First Bohemians
National Portrait Gallery -
8th and F streets NW
Free
Books
Saturday, September 6 at 7 p.m.
Favors and Lies
One More Page Books -
2200 N. Westmoreland Street, No. 101, Arlington
Free
Books
Saturday, September 6 at 6 p.m.
Washington Post, Mars Up Close: Inside the Curiosity Mission
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Books
Saturday, September 6 at 1 p.m.
Books That Cook: The Making of a Literary Meal
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Books
Sunday, September 7 at 2 p.m.
Hyper: A Personal History of ADHD, Birds of Paradise
The Writer's Center -
4508 Walsh St., Bethesda
Free
Books
Sunday, September 7 at 4 p.m.
An Authentic Captain Marvel Ring and Other Stories, Prague Summer
One More Page Books -
2200 N. Westmoreland Street, No. 101, Arlington
Free
Books
Monday, September 8 at 7:30 p.m.
Heretics and Heroes: How Renaissance Artists and Reformation Priests Created Our World
Folger Elizabethan Theatre -
201 E. Capitol St. SE
$15
Books
Monday, September 8 at 12 p.m.
Conspiracy Theories and Other Dangerous Ideas
National Archives McGowan Theater -
7th St. & Constitution Ave. NW
Free
Books
Monday, September 8 at 7 p.m.
The End of Food, The Impulse Society: America in the Age of Instant Gratification
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Books
Monday, September 8 at 6 p.m.
Powers of Two: Finding the Essence of Innovation in Creative Pairs
$12–$28
Books
Tuesday, September 9 at 6:30 p.m.
Dorothy Porter Wesley at Howard University: Building a Legacy of Black History
Free
Books
Tuesday, September 9 at 7 p.m.
The Real Food Cookbook: Traditional Dishes for Modern Cooks
One More Page Books -
2200 N. Westmoreland Street, No. 101, Arlington
Free
Books
Tuesday, September 9 at 7 p.m.
So We Read On: How, Came to Be and Why It Endures
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Books
Wednesday, September 10 at 7 p.m.
Washington Post, Waking Up: A Guide to Spirituality Without Religion
$19–$29
Books
Wednesday, September 10 at 12 p.m.
The Half Has Never Been Told: Slavery and the Making of American Capitalism
National Archives McGowan Theater -
7th St. & Constitution Ave. NW
Free
Books
Wednesday, September 10 at 7 p.m.
The Happiness of Pursuit: Finding the Quest That Will Bring Purpose to Your Life
One More Page Books -
2200 N. Westmoreland Street, No. 101, Arlington
Free
Books
Wednesday, September 10 at 7 p.m.
Acid Test: LSD, Ecstasy, and the Power to Heal, Washington Post Magazine
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Books
Wednesday, September 10 at 6 p.m.
Off the Sidelines: Raise Your Voice, Change the World
$15–$40
Books
Thursday, September 11 at 6:30 p.m.
Zealot: The Life and Times of Jesus of Nazareth, The Washington Post
Busboys & Poets 5th and K -
1025 5th St. NW
Free
Books
Thursday, September 11 at 6:30 p.m.
Notes from a Colored Girl
Free
Books
Thursday, September 11 at 7 p.m.
Rare Bird
One More Page Books -
2200 N. Westmoreland Street, No. 101, Arlington
Free
Books
Thursday, September 11 at 7 p.m.
William Wells Brown
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Books
Thursday, September 11 at 4 p.m.
Fallujah Redux: The Anbar Awakening and the Struggle with Al-Qaeda
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Books
Thursday, September 11 at 6 p.m.
Time, The Narcissist Next Door: Understanding the Monster in Your Family, in Your Office, in Your Bed—in Your World
$12–$28
Books
Wednesday, September 17 at 7 p.m.
Szybist, who won the 2013 National Book Award for poetry, discusses her work and career with Ron Charles, fiction editor at the Washington Post.
Hill Center at the Old Naval Hospital -
921 Pennsylvania Ave. SE
Free
Film
Tuesday, September 23 at 7 p.m.
National Archives McGowan Theater -
7th St. & Constitution Ave. NW
Free
Books
Saturday, September 27 at 2 p.m.
The author discusses The Distance Between Us, her memoir of crossing the Mexican border into the United States that was selected as the title for the 2014 "One Maryland One Book" campaign.
Montpelier Arts Center -
9652 Muirkirk Road, Laurel
Free
Comedy
Friday, October 17 at 8 p.m.
Music Center at Strathmore -
5301 Tuckerman Lane, Bethesda
$48–$68

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