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Books
Thursday, January 29 at 6 p.m.
Worn Stories
$12–$25
Books
Thursday, January 29 at 6:30 p.m.
Time of the Locust
Free
Books
Thursday, January 29 at 7 p.m.
Chasing the Scream: The First and Last Days of the War on Drugs
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Books
Friday, January 30 at 7:30 p.m.
America's Bitter Pill: Money, Politics, Backroom Deals, and the Fight to Fix Our Broken Healthcare System, Reinventing American Health Care
$12–$40
Books
Friday, January 30 at 7 p.m.
Amnesia
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Books
Saturday, January 31 at 6 p.m.
The Economist, The Guardian
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Books
Saturday, January 31 at 3:30 p.m.
The Partisan Divide: Congress in Crisis
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Books
Saturday, January 31 at 1 p.m.
The Gatherer, The Last Girl, Day of the Border Guards
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Books
Sunday, February 1 at 2 p.m.
Shenandoah: A Story of Conservation and Betrayal, Disappearing Act
The Writer's Center -
4508 Walsh St., Bethesda
Free
Books
Sunday, February 1 at 1 p.m.
The Conversation: A Revolutionary Plan for End-of-Life Care
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Books
Monday, February 2 at 6:30 p.m.
The Family Business 3
Barnes & Noble Downtown -
555 12th St. NW
Free
Books
Monday, February 2 at 7 p.m.
The Hundred-Year Marathon: China's Secret Strategy to Replace America as the Global Superpower
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Books
Tuesday, February 3 at 7:30 p.m.
The two British poets and playwrights discuss theater and poetry.
Folger Elizabethan Theatre -
201 E. Capitol St. SE
$15
Books
Tuesday, February 3 at 7 p.m.
Gateway to Freedom: The Hidden History of the Underground Railroad
National Archives McGowan Theater -
7th St. & Constitution Ave. NW
Free
Books
Tuesday, February 3 at 12 p.m.
Nigerian-American writer Okparanta reads from her work and talks with Library African area specialist Angel Batiste.
Free
Books
Tuesday, February 3 at 6:30 p.m.
Douglass and Lincoln: How a Revolutionary Black Leader and a Reluctant Liberator Struggled to End Slavery and Save the Union
Southeast Library -
403 7th St. SE
Free
Books
Tuesday, February 3 at 7 p.m.
The Atlantic, My Age of Anxiety: Fear, Hope, Dread, and the Search for Peace of Mind
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Books
Tuesday, February 3 at 6:30 p.m.
Opera singer Voigt shares from her memoir, Call Me Debbie, and sings a couple of songs.
The Willard InterContinental Hotel -
1401 Pennsylvania Ave. NW
$75–$110
Talks
Wednesday, February 4 at 9:30 a.m.
The Brookings Institution -
1775 Massachusetts Ave. NW
Free
Books
Wednesday, February 4 at 7 p.m.
The Family Business 3
Barnes & Noble Potomac Yards -
3651 Jefferson Davis Highway, Alexandria
Free
Books
Wednesday, February 4 at 7 p.m.
March
Busboys and Poets Brookland -
625 Monroe St. NE
Free
Books
Wednesday, February 4 at 7 p.m.
The Evil Hours: A Biography of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Books
Thursday, February 5 at 7 p.m.
The Powerhouse: Inside the Invention of a Battery to Save the World
Politics & Prose -
5015 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Books
Friday, February 6 at 6:30 p.m.
Mary Stuart
Folger Elizabethan Theatre -
201 E. Capitol St. SE
Free
Books
Saturday, February 7 at 3 p.m.
The Magician's Lie
One More Page Books -
2200 N. Westmoreland Street, No. 101, Arlington
Free
Books
Saturday, February 7 at 2:30 p.m.
The New Censorship: Inside the Global Battle for Media Freedom
Newseum -
555 Pennsylvania Ave. NW
$22.95
Books
Sunday, February 8 at 2 p.m.
In S.W.A.K., the authors tell the story of ruthless but loving matriarch Ma Napolitano, a criminal who cares for her kids.
Barnes & Noble Potomac Yards -
3651 Jefferson Davis Highway, Alexandria
Free
Books
Sunday, February 8 at 2 p.m.
A Cup of Water Under My Bed, Green Light
The Writer's Center -
4508 Walsh St., Bethesda
Free
Books
Monday, February 9 at 7:30 p.m.
Short story writer Watkins and novelist Ozeki debate reality vs. imagination.
Folger Elizabethan Theatre -
201 E. Capitol St. SE
$15
Books
Tuesday, February 10 at 7 p.m.
Savage Harvest: A Tale of Cannibals, Colonialism, and Michael Rockefeller's Tragic Quest for Primitive Art
Kensington Park Library -
4201 Knowles Ave., Kensington
Free
Books
Wednesday, February 11 at 7 p.m.
Spies, Patriots, and Traitors: American Intelligence in the Revolutionary War
Cleveland Park Library -
3310 Connecticut Ave. NW
Free
Books
Thursday, February 12 at 12 p.m.
A Very Principled Boy: The Life of Duncan Lee, Red Spy and Cold Warrior
National Archives McGowan Theater -
7th St. & Constitution Ave. NW
Free
Books
Thursday, February 12 at 7 p.m.
Bullfinch
Southeast Library -
403 7th St. SE
Free

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