Politics & Prose is excited to join the Small Business Saturday festivities again this year. A great way to support local businesses in our community right as the holiday season gets into full swing, we hope you can join us and “Shop Small” on Saturday, November 28.
At Connecticut Avenue we will have a great lineup of authors who’ve answered the Indies First challenge and will be moonlighting as booksellers—joining our own fantastic staff—in support of the day. Come by and have one of the following writers rummage the shelves to recommend the perfect book for you or a great gift for a loved one of any age.
|10 a.m. - 12 p.m.||Washington Post journalist and mystery writer, Neely Tucker and New York Times bestselling novelist Dolen Perkins-Valdez|
|11 a.m. - 1 p.m.||Ellen Oh, founder of #WeNeedDiverseBooks and YA author|
|12 p.m. - 2 p.m.||James Grady, author of the classic Six Days of The Condor|
|1 p.m. - 3 p.m.||Author and illustrator of children's books, Henry Cole and Ronald Smith, author of the children's book, Hoodoo|
|2 p.m. - 4 p.m.||Rachel Louise Snyder, journalist and novelist|
|3 p.m. - 5 p.m.||Award winning children's book author, Jerdine Nolen|
|4 p.m. - 6 p.m.||Michelle Brafman, journalist, author, and writing instructor|
|5 p.m. - 7 p.m.||Sandra Moore, author of children's book, The Peace Tree from Hiroshima and children's book illustrator, Juana Medina|
Visitors to Politics & Prose @ Busboys and Poets locations will celebrate the occasion with a special selection of signed books available, including works by Patti Smith, Toni Morrison, Gregory Pardlo and John Darnielle (while supplies last!), and free bookish giveaways and prizes throughout the day.