Politics & Prose Membership Program

Purchase or Renew


Politics & Prose Members receive 20% discounts during our regular storewide member sales and the benefits of our Member Rewards program—or every 20 merchandise items you purchase at P&P* you get 10% back in store credit!  


For $25 a year, $45 for two years, or $100 for five years, members receive:


  • Member Rewards every time you shop—for every 20 items of merchandise* purchased, get 10% back in store credit
  • 20% off storewide during several member sales (not counted toward Member Rewards)
  • Early notice of upcoming marque events and seasonal class announcements
  • 10 Monthly Events Calendars and our Holiday Newsletter mailed to you each year
  • Discounts on offsite event packages (ticket and book)
  • Discounts on classes
  • * Some exceptions may apply.


Why shop with Politics & Prose?

We are part of your community. Not only can you meet a friend for an author talk, have coffee at the store, and known our booksellers by name, but we pay taxes to the District of Columbia to support city services. We contribute our time and our money with donations of books and resources to many educational and cultural institutions in the metropolitan area. The P&P membership program helps the store by maintaining a loyal customer base on whom we can depend. The P&P membership program helps you by allowing you to shop at your favorite bookstore and save money on the books that you want to buy. Your purchase goes much farther when you shop locally, and we thank you for continuing to do so. 

You may enroll online by clicking the links at the top of the page, or a printable form is provided here which you may mail or bring with you to the store.

Do you know someone who loves reading? A Politics & Prose membership makes a great gift. You may wish to add a Politics & Prose gift card as well!

(Please note that Politics & Prose often provides books for sale at author events sponsored by other groups; however, we are not able to extend our member discounts on those occasions.)