Smith on Princes Charles: Passions and Paradoxes

Author and historian Sally Bedell Smith was the featured author at the Hay Adams Author Series lunch earlier this month ...

New Book Charts Obama's Rise to Stardom

After a lively presentation at Politics and Prose about “Rising Star: The Making of Barack Obama,” our writer spoke with the author and his major source.

Winner of Prize for Arts Writing to Speak, May 3

The Arts Club of Washington awarded this year's Marfield Prize to Rachel Corbett for her book about Rilke and Rodin.

Nigerian Writer Revisits Georgetown University

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie appeared March 16 as part of the university's Faith & Culture series.

Megyn Kelly's Message: 'Settle for More'

Adweek's news anchor of the year spoke at Sixth & I Historic Synagogue Dec. 5 about her life and her new book.

Rehm, Woodward and Gingrich Make News at National Book Festival

Three of D.C.'s best-known authors pitched their latest last Saturday at the convention center.

New Novels: Spies in Sarajevo and Paris

Our discriminating thriller-reader reviews the latest from Matthew Palmer and Alan Furst.

'Gardens of Georgetown' Book Signing, April 23

The event will take place at Lou Lou, 1304 Wisconsin Ave. NW.

 Harper Lee of 'To Kill a Mockingbird' and Southern Literature

Writer, reader and book lover Gary Tischler takes a look at the art of Lee, one-book wonders, Southern Lit and the life of books and novelist.

Katrina at 10: Where Y’at?

On Monday, August 29, 2005, at 6:10 a.m., Hurricane Katrina made landfall at Buras, Louisiana ... But the greatest ...

A Homegrown Page-Turner

It is always good to be the star, and in “The Bullet” – Georgetowner Mary Louise Kelly’s new thriller – we ...

In Time for Garden Tour: ‘Gardens of Georgetown’

The Georgetown Garden Club has published “Gardens of Georgetown: Exploring Urban Treasures,” profiling 38 neighborhood gardens. The book’s author ...

'This Town' Is In Our Town, Just Not Where We Live

The gossipy, readable "This Town" zooms in on its little power center of political-media-lobbyist D.C. to the dismay of a few and the delight of all.

‘God Is in the Details’ for a Georgetown Mystery Novel

It drove me crazy when I watched the finale of the first season of “Homeland” and the street sign in ...

Author Elliott Smith Believes in His 'Beltway Boys'

From June to October 2012, Washington, D.C., writer Elliott Smith compiled his first book, "Beltway Boys: The Rise of ...

Ghostly ‘Capitol Hill’

Washington, D.C., is home to many ghost stories. From the bloody steps in the Capitol to a commodore haunt- ...

Review: "The Double Game" by Dan Fesperman

A review of Dan Fesperman's spy novel "The Double Game"

Edie Hand in Good Company with 'True Grit'

You won’t find Oprah Winfrey or Kitty Kelley in the book “Women of True Grit,” co-authored by Edie Hand ...

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