The Wharf

Now Open!
Politics and Prose bookstore comes to D.C.’s premier waterfront destination. Located in The Wharf's District Square and surrounded by a great assortment of retail, restaurant, and cultural offerings, our new location brings a steady lineup of author events and, of course, books for everyone! Find out what’s coming up below.
HOLIDAY HOURS

Christmas Eve
The Wharf: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Christmas
Both stores are closed.

12/26
The Wharf: 12 p.m. – 8 p.m.

New Year’s Eve
The Wharf: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

New Year’s Day
The Wharf: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

 

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70 District Square SW
Washington, D.C. 20024

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events at the wharf
Wednesday, January 3, 2018 at 7:00 pm

A Marketplace correspondent explores the moments that shaped China and its people, focusing on the lives of five members of his extended family. From the story of an American educated girl alive during the toppling of the Qing dynasty, to a young professional climbing the corporate ladder, Tong presents a deeply personal account of how China became the modern powerhouse it is today.

Politics and Prose at The Wharf
70 District Square SW
Washington, DC 20024
A Village with My Name: A Family History of China's Opening to the World Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780226338866
Availability: In Stock—Click for Locations
Published: University of Chicago Press - November 22nd, 2017

Thursday, January 4, 2018 at 7:00 pm

An American writer and mother shares some of the many unexpected parenting lessons she learned from raising children in Germany, where she was surprised to discover how much freedom children are given. Now back from Berlin, Zaske brings practical tips about raising kids with "selbstandigkeit" (self-reliance) in the USA.

Politics and Prose at The Wharf
70 District Square SW
Washington, DC 20024
Achtung Baby: An American Mom on the German Art of Raising Self-Reliant Children Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781250160171
Availability: Coming Soon—Pre-Order Now
Published: Picador USA - January 2nd, 2018

Tuesday, January 9, 2018 at 7:00 pm

This epic family history follows three African-American families who went west after emancipation. Field, a Tufts University scholar and descendent of the migrants, traces the journey of formerly enslaved people out of the south to Indian territory and beyond, interweaving ideas about perceptions of race and color with the pursuit of freedom.

Politics and Prose at The Wharf
70 District Square SW
Washington, DC 20024
Growing Up with the Country: Family, Race, and Nation After the Civil War Cover Image
$38.00
ISBN: 9780300180527
Availability: In Stock—Click for Locations
Published: Yale University Press - January 9th, 2018

Wednesday, January 10, 2018 at 7:00 pm

How do we reclaim, reanimate and reinvent our future? These are the questions posed and answered in this anthology, with contributors such as Bill McKibben and Elizabeth Kolbert addressing hot-button issues ranging from technology and the economy, to the environment and animal rights. Future Tense editor Torie Bosch talks with Ross Andersen, senior editor at The Atlantic overseeing science, technology and health coverage.

Politics and Prose at The Wharf
70 District Square SW
Washington, DC 20024
What Future: The Year's Best Ideas to Reclaim, Reanimate & Reinvent Our Future Cover Image
By Torie Bosch (Editor), Roy Scranton (Editor), Janna Avner
$18.99
ISBN: 9781944700454
Availability: In Stock—Click for Locations
Published: Unnamed Press - November 7th, 2017

Thursday, January 11, 2018 at 7:00 pm

In this new approach to injury, illness, and wellness, a family physician and professor of medicine at Georgetown University draws on four decades of personal experience to explain how most healing occurs organically, and shares insights upon how to activate the healing process within our own bodies.

Politics and Prose at The Wharf
70 District Square SW
Washington, DC 20024
How Healing Works: Get Well and Stay Well Using Your Hidden Power to Heal Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9780399579240
Availability: Coming Soon—Pre-Order Now
Published: Lorena Jones Books - January 9th, 2018

Tuesday, January 16, 2018 at 7:00 pm

The Guardian’s Moscow correspondent presents a deeply-reported explanation of Russia’s resurgence under Putin, and explains why many Russians now feel that their country is great again. Packed with analysis but told mainly through his reportage, Walker presents a thoughtful exploration of the legacy of the Soviet collapse and shows how Putin cleverly exploited the memory of victory over fascism in World War Two.

Politics and Prose at The Wharf
70 District Square SW
Washington, DC 20024
The Long Hangover: Putin's New Russia and the Ghosts of the Past Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9780190659240
Availability: In Stock—Click for Locations
Published: Oxford University Press, USA - January 2nd, 2018

Wednesday, January 17, 2018 at 7:00 pm

Clean meat – that’s real, actual meat grown from animal cells – is poised to revolutionize dinner and how we produce our food. Paul Shapiro of the Humane Society of the United States examines the next great scientific revolution and explains the race to create and commercialize safe, sustainable meat, without the animals.

Politics and Prose at The Wharf
70 District Square SW
Washington, DC 20024
Clean Meat: How Growing Meat Without Animals Will Revolutionize Dinner and the World Cover Image
By Paul Shapiro, Yuval Noah Harari (Foreword by)
$26.00
ISBN: 9781501189081
Availability: Coming Soon—Pre-Order Now
Published: Gallery Books - January 2nd, 2018

Thursday, January 18, 2018 at 7:00 pm

Veteran reporter and columnist Michael Wolff gained extraordinary access to the Trump White House over the first nine months of his presidency, and now tells the inside story of the chaos in the Oval Office. Among a wealth of insights, Wolff lays out what the president’s staff actually think of him, explains the personal tensions between Bannon and Kushner, and reveals why Comey was really fired.

Politics and Prose at The Wharf
70 District Square SW
Washington, DC 20024
Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781250158062
Availability: Coming Soon—Pre-Order Now
Published: Henry Holt & Company - January 9th, 2018

Saturday, January 20, 2018 at 1:00 pm

Sports, drinking, gambling… all classic American pastimes, and possibly even the making of the republic. Cohen tracks the evolution of masculine competition from 1760 to 1860, connecting these rituals to a growing sense of democratic freedom even while they reinforced racial, gender, and class divisions.

Politics and Prose at The Wharf
70 District Square SW
Washington, DC 20024
They Will Have Their Game: Sporting Culture and the Making of the Early American Republic Cover Image
$55.00
ISBN: 9781501705496
Availability: Not On Our Shelves—Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Cornell University Press - December 15th, 2017

Monday, January 22, 2018 at 7:00 pm

The Great Suffrage Parade, which took place the day before Woodrow Wilson’s inauguration, was the first civil rights march to use the nation's capital as a backdrop. When Alice Paul came to Washington, D.C. in 1913, only six states allowed women the right to vote. Using this as her starting point, radio journalist Rebecca Roberts narrates the heroic struggle of Paul and the National Woman's Party as they fought for the vote.

Politics and Prose at The Wharf
70 District Square SW
Washington, DC 20024
Suffragists in Washington, DC: The 1913 Parade and the Fight for the Vote Cover Image
$21.99
ISBN: 9781625859402
Availability: Backordered
Published: History Press - December 11th, 2017

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at 7:00 pm

From the author of The Listeners, a finalist for the Oregon Book Award, comes a riveting drama following five different women in an America where abortion is illegal, in-vitro fertilization is banned, and the Personhood Amendment grants rights of life, liberty, and property to every embryo. In the vein of Margaret Atwood and Eileen Myles, Zumas explores the contours of female experience.

Politics and Prose at The Wharf
70 District Square SW
Washington, DC 20024
Red Clocks Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780316434812
Availability: Coming Soon—Pre-Order Now
Published: Little Brown and Company - January 16th, 2018

Wednesday, January 24, 2018 at 7:00 pm

The election of Donald Trump inspired the Washington Post’s Pulitzer Prize-winning cartoonist to chronicle his first six months in office. Each page in this hilarious board book is a miniature critique and exposé of Trump, illustrating his public policies, his personal defects, his ethical dysfunction, and the consequences of his Presidency in a format cleverly designed to reflect the commander-in-chief's attention span.

Politics and Prose at The Wharf
70 District Square SW
Washington, DC 20024
Trump's ABC Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9781683960782
Availability: Coming Soon—Pre-Order Now
Published: Fantagraphics Books - January 23rd, 2018

Thursday, January 25, 2018 at 7:00 pm

In 2007, after serving almost fifteen years on the Philadelphia City Council, Nutter became the ninety-eighth mayor of his hometown of Philadelphia. This is his story, beginning with his early days in politics, to campaigning, to two terms of successful governing. He shares his vast store of examples to depict the skills that enable a city politician to lead effectively and illustrates how problem-solving pragmatism is essential for success.

Politics and Prose at The Wharf
70 District Square SW
Washington, DC 20024
Mayor: The Best Job in Politics Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9780812250022
Availability: Coming Soon—Pre-Order Now
Published: University of Pennsylvania Press - December 22nd, 2017

Monday, January 29, 2018 at 7:00 pm

Hallberg, the first American to join the famed Bolshoi Ballet as a principal dancer and hailed by The New Yorker as "the most exciting male dancer in the western world," presents a deeply personal memoir of his artistic life up to the moment he returns to the stage following a devastating injury. Hallberg will be in conversation with Michael Kaiser, who served as president of the Kennedy Center from 2001 to 2014.

Politics and Prose at The Wharf
70 District Square SW
Washington, DC 20024
A Body of Work: Dancing to the Edge and Back Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781476771151
Availability: In Stock—Click for Locations
Published: Touchstone Books - November 7th, 2017

Tuesday, January 30, 2018 at 7:00 pm

In this first cookbook connected to Milk Street's wildly popular public television show, Kimball and his team deliver more than 125 new recipes arranged by type of dish: from grains and salads, to a new way to scramble eggs, to simple dinners and twenty-first-century desserts. Teaching a simpler, bolder, healthier way to cook, they advocate for time spent in the kitchen to be a pleasure, not a chore.

Politics and Prose at The Wharf
70 District Square SW
Washington, DC 20024
Christopher Kimball's Milk Street: The New Home Cooking Cover Image
$40.00
ISBN: 9780316437288
Availability: In Stock—Click for Locations
Published: Little Brown and Company - September 12th, 2017

Wed
3
7:00 pm
Scott Tong - A Village with My Name: A Family History of China's Opening to the World — at Politics and Prose at The Wharf
Thu
4
7:00 pm
Sara Zaske - Achtung Baby: An American Mom on the German Art of Raising Self-Reliant Children
Tue
9
7:00 pm
Kendra Taira Field - Growing Up with the Country: Family, Race, and Nation After the Civil War — at Politics and Prose at The Wharf
Wed
10
7:00 pm
Torie Bosch - What Future: The Year's Best Ideas to Reclaim, Reanimate & Reinvent Our Future — in conversation with Ross Andersen — at Politics and Prose at The Wharf
Thu
11
7:00 pm
Wayne Jonas, MD - How Healing Works: Get Well and Stay Well Using Your Hidden Power to Heal — at Politics and Prose at The Wharf
Tue
16
7:00 pm
Shaun Walker - The Long Hangover: Putin's New Russia and the Ghosts of the Past — at Politics and Prose at The Wharf
Wed
17
7:00 pm
Paul Shapiro - Clean Meat: How Growing Meat Without Animals Will Revolutionize Dinner and the World — at Politics and Prose at The Wharf
Thu
18
7:00 pm
Michael Wolff - Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House — at Politics and Prose at The Wharf
Sat
20
1:00 pm
Kenneth Cohen - They Will Have Their Game: Sporting Culture and the Making of the Early American Republic — at Politics and Prose at The Wharf
Mon
22
7:00 pm
Rebecca Boggs Roberts - Suffragists in Washington, DC: The 1913 Parade and the Fight for the Vote — at Politics and Prose at The Wharf
Tue
23
7:00 pm
Leni Zumas - Red Clocks — at Politics and Prose at The Wharf
Wed
24
7:00 pm
Ann Telnaes - Trump's ABC — at Politics and Prose at The Wharf
Thu
25
7:00 pm
Michael A. Nutter - Mayor: The Best Job in Politics — at Politics and Prose at The Wharf
Mon
29
7:00 pm
David Hallberg - A Body of Work: Dancing to the Edge and Back — in conversation with Michael Kaiser — at Politics and Prose at The Wharf
Tue
30
7:00 pm
Christopher Kimball - Milk Street: The New Home Cooking — at Politics and Prose at The Wharf

events
Wednesday, January 3, 7:00 pm
A Village with My Name: A Family History of China's Opening to the World Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780226338866
Availability: In Stock—Click for Locations
Published: University of Chicago Press - November 22nd, 2017

A Marketplace correspondent explores the moments that shaped China and its people, focusing on the lives of five members of his extended family. From the story of an American educated girl alive during the toppling of the Qing dynasty, to a young professional climbing the corporate ladder, Tong presents a deeply personal account of how China became the modern powerhouse it is today.

Politics and Prose at The Wharf
70 District Square SW
Washington, DC 20024
Thursday, January 4, 7:00 pm
Achtung Baby: An American Mom on the German Art of Raising Self-Reliant Children Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781250160171
Availability: Coming Soon—Pre-Order Now
Published: Picador USA - January 2nd, 2018

An American writer and mother shares some of the many unexpected parenting lessons she learned from raising children in Germany, where she was surprised to discover how much freedom children are given. Now back from Berlin, Zaske brings practical tips about raising kids with "selbstandigkeit" (self-reliance) in the USA.

Politics and Prose at The Wharf
70 District Square SW
Washington, DC 20024
Tuesday, January 9, 7:00 pm
Growing Up with the Country: Family, Race, and Nation After the Civil War Cover Image
$38.00
ISBN: 9780300180527
Availability: In Stock—Click for Locations
Published: Yale University Press - January 9th, 2018

This epic family history follows three African-American families who went west after emancipation. Field, a Tufts University scholar and descendent of the migrants, traces the journey of formerly enslaved people out of the south to Indian territory and beyond, interweaving ideas about perceptions of race and color with the pursuit of freedom.

Politics and Prose at The Wharf
70 District Square SW
Washington, DC 20024
Wednesday, January 10, 7:00 pm
What Future: The Year's Best Ideas to Reclaim, Reanimate & Reinvent Our Future Cover Image
By Torie Bosch (Editor), Roy Scranton (Editor), Janna Avner
$18.99
ISBN: 9781944700454
Availability: In Stock—Click for Locations
Published: Unnamed Press - November 7th, 2017

How do we reclaim, reanimate and reinvent our future? These are the questions posed and answered in this anthology, with contributors such as Bill McKibben and Elizabeth Kolbert addressing hot-button issues ranging from technology and the economy, to the environment and animal rights. Future Tense editor Torie Bosch talks with Ross Andersen, senior editor at The Atlantic overseeing science, technology and health coverage.

Politics and Prose at The Wharf
70 District Square SW
Washington, DC 20024
Thursday, January 11, 7:00 pm
How Healing Works: Get Well and Stay Well Using Your Hidden Power to Heal Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9780399579240
Availability: Coming Soon—Pre-Order Now
Published: Lorena Jones Books - January 9th, 2018

In this new approach to injury, illness, and wellness, a family physician and professor of medicine at Georgetown University draws on four decades of personal experience to explain how most healing occurs organically, and shares insights upon how to activate the healing process within our own bodies.

Politics and Prose at The Wharf
70 District Square SW
Washington, DC 20024
Tuesday, January 16, 7:00 pm
The Long Hangover: Putin's New Russia and the Ghosts of the Past Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9780190659240
Availability: In Stock—Click for Locations
Published: Oxford University Press, USA - January 2nd, 2018

The Guardian’s Moscow correspondent presents a deeply-reported explanation of Russia’s resurgence under Putin, and explains why many Russians now feel that their country is great again. Packed with analysis but told mainly through his reportage, Walker presents a thoughtful exploration of the legacy of the Soviet collapse and shows how Putin cleverly exploited the memory of victory over fascism in World War Two.

Politics and Prose at The Wharf
70 District Square SW
Washington, DC 20024
Wednesday, January 17, 7:00 pm
Clean Meat: How Growing Meat Without Animals Will Revolutionize Dinner and the World Cover Image
By Paul Shapiro, Yuval Noah Harari (Foreword by)
$26.00
ISBN: 9781501189081
Availability: Coming Soon—Pre-Order Now
Published: Gallery Books - January 2nd, 2018

Clean meat – that’s real, actual meat grown from animal cells – is poised to revolutionize dinner and how we produce our food. Paul Shapiro of the Humane Society of the United States examines the next great scientific revolution and explains the race to create and commercialize safe, sustainable meat, without the animals.

Politics and Prose at The Wharf
70 District Square SW
Washington, DC 20024
Thursday, January 18, 7:00 pm
Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781250158062
Availability: Coming Soon—Pre-Order Now
Published: Henry Holt & Company - January 9th, 2018

Veteran reporter and columnist Michael Wolff gained extraordinary access to the Trump White House over the first nine months of his presidency, and now tells the inside story of the chaos in the Oval Office. Among a wealth of insights, Wolff lays out what the president’s staff actually think of him, explains the personal tensions between Bannon and Kushner, and reveals why Comey was really fired.

Politics and Prose at The Wharf
70 District Square SW
Washington, DC 20024
Saturday, January 20, 1:00 pm
They Will Have Their Game: Sporting Culture and the Making of the Early American Republic Cover Image
$55.00
ISBN: 9781501705496
Availability: Not On Our Shelves—Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Cornell University Press - December 15th, 2017

Sports, drinking, gambling… all classic American pastimes, and possibly even the making of the republic. Cohen tracks the evolution of masculine competition from 1760 to 1860, connecting these rituals to a growing sense of democratic freedom even while they reinforced racial, gender, and class divisions.

Politics and Prose at The Wharf
70 District Square SW
Washington, DC 20024
Monday, January 22, 7:00 pm
Suffragists in Washington, DC: The 1913 Parade and the Fight for the Vote Cover Image
$21.99
ISBN: 9781625859402
Availability: Backordered
Published: History Press - December 11th, 2017

The Great Suffrage Parade, which took place the day before Woodrow Wilson’s inauguration, was the first civil rights march to use the nation's capital as a backdrop. When Alice Paul came to Washington, D.C. in 1913, only six states allowed women the right to vote. Using this as her starting point, radio journalist Rebecca Roberts narrates the heroic struggle of Paul and the National Woman's Party as they fought for the vote.

Politics and Prose at The Wharf
70 District Square SW
Washington, DC 20024
Tuesday, January 23, 7:00 pm
Red Clocks Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780316434812
Availability: Coming Soon—Pre-Order Now
Published: Little Brown and Company - January 16th, 2018

From the author of The Listeners, a finalist for the Oregon Book Award, comes a riveting drama following five different women in an America where abortion is illegal, in-vitro fertilization is banned, and the Personhood Amendment grants rights of life, liberty, and property to every embryo. In the vein of Margaret Atwood and Eileen Myles, Zumas explores the contours of female experience.

Politics and Prose at The Wharf
70 District Square SW
Washington, DC 20024
Wednesday, January 24, 7:00 pm
Trump's ABC Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9781683960782
Availability: Coming Soon—Pre-Order Now
Published: Fantagraphics Books - January 23rd, 2018

The election of Donald Trump inspired the Washington Post’s Pulitzer Prize-winning cartoonist to chronicle his first six months in office. Each page in this hilarious board book is a miniature critique and exposé of Trump, illustrating his public policies, his personal defects, his ethical dysfunction, and the consequences of his Presidency in a format cleverly designed to reflect the commander-in-chief's attention span.

Politics and Prose at The Wharf
70 District Square SW
Washington, DC 20024
Thursday, January 25, 7:00 pm
Mayor: The Best Job in Politics Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9780812250022
Availability: Coming Soon—Pre-Order Now
Published: University of Pennsylvania Press - December 22nd, 2017

In 2007, after serving almost fifteen years on the Philadelphia City Council, Nutter became the ninety-eighth mayor of his hometown of Philadelphia. This is his story, beginning with his early days in politics, to campaigning, to two terms of successful governing. He shares his vast store of examples to depict the skills that enable a city politician to lead effectively and illustrates how problem-solving pragmatism is essential for success.

Politics and Prose at The Wharf
70 District Square SW
Washington, DC 20024
Monday, January 29, 7:00 pm
A Body of Work: Dancing to the Edge and Back Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781476771151
Availability: In Stock—Click for Locations
Published: Touchstone Books - November 7th, 2017

Hallberg, the first American to join the famed Bolshoi Ballet as a principal dancer and hailed by The New Yorker as "the most exciting male dancer in the western world," presents a deeply personal memoir of his artistic life up to the moment he returns to the stage following a devastating injury. Hallberg will be in conversation with Michael Kaiser, who served as president of the Kennedy Center from 2001 to 2014.

Politics and Prose at The Wharf
70 District Square SW
Washington, DC 20024
Tuesday, January 30, 7:00 pm
Christopher Kimball's Milk Street: The New Home Cooking Cover Image
$40.00
ISBN: 9780316437288
Availability: In Stock—Click for Locations
Published: Little Brown and Company - September 12th, 2017

In this first cookbook connected to Milk Street's wildly popular public television show, Kimball and his team deliver more than 125 new recipes arranged by type of dish: from grains and salads, to a new way to scramble eggs, to simple dinners and twenty-first-century desserts. Teaching a simpler, bolder, healthier way to cook, they advocate for time spent in the kitchen to be a pleasure, not a chore.

Politics and Prose at The Wharf
70 District Square SW
Washington, DC 20024
Tuesday, February 6, 7:00 pm
Lock and Load: Armed Fiction Cover Image
By Deirdra McAfee (Editor), Bettyjoyce Nash (Editor)
$24.95
ISBN: 9780826359087
Availability: In Stock—Click for Locations
Published: University of New Mexico Press - October 1st, 2017

 

 

Politics and Prose at The Wharf
70 District Square SW
Washington, DC 20024
Wednesday, February 7, 7:00 pm
Smoketown: The Untold Story of the Other Great Black Renaissance Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781501122392
Availability: Coming Soon—Pre-Order Now
Published: Simon & Schuster - January 30th, 2018

 

 

Politics and Prose at The Wharf
70 District Square SW
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Thursday, February 8, 7:00 pm
I Wrote This Book Because I Love You: Essays Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781476738994
Availability: Coming Soon—Pre-Order Now
Published: Simon & Schuster - February 6th, 2018

 

 

Politics and Prose at The Wharf
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Friday, February 9, 7:00 pm
Strength in Stillness: The Power of Transcendental Meditation Cover Image
$24.00
ISBN: 9781501161216
Availability: Coming Soon—Pre-Order Now
Published: Simon & Schuster - February 6th, 2018

 

 

Politics and Prose at The Wharf
70 District Square SW
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Tuesday, February 13, 7:00 pm
Best Women's Erotica of the Year, Volume 3 Cover Image
By Rachel Kramer Bussel (Editor)
$16.95
ISBN: 9781627782241
Availability: In Stock—Click for Locations
Published: Cleis Press - December 12th, 2017

 

 

Politics and Prose at The Wharf
70 District Square SW
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Wednesday, February 14, 7:00 pm
Other Voices, Other Lives: A Grace Cavalieri Collection Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781942892069
Availability: In Stock—Click for Locations
Published: Santa Fe Writer's Project - October 1st, 2017

 

 

Politics and Prose at The Wharf
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Thursday, February 15, 7:00 pm
The Line Becomes a River: Dispatches from the Border Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780735217713
Availability: Coming Soon—Pre-Order Now
Published: Riverhead Books - February 6th, 2018

 

 

Politics and Prose at The Wharf
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Monday, February 19, 7:00 pm
The Potlikker Papers: A Food History of the Modern South Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780143111016
Availability: Coming Soon—Pre-Order Now
Published: Penguin Books - February 6th, 2018

 

 

Politics and Prose at The Wharf
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Tuesday, February 20, 7:00 pm
The Watergate: Inside America's Most Infamous Address Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780062476623
Availability: Coming Soon—Pre-Order Now
Published: William Morrow & Company - February 20th, 2018

 

 

Politics and Prose at The Wharf
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Wednesday, February 21, 7:00 pm
The World Only Spins Forward: The Ascent of Angels in America Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781635571769
Availability: Coming Soon—Pre-Order Now
Published: Bloomsbury USA - February 13th, 2018

 

 

Politics and Prose at The Wharf
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Thursday, February 22, 7:00 pm
Chasing King's Killer: The Hunt for Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Assassin Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780545723336
Availability: Coming Soon—Pre-Order Now
Published: Scholastic Press - January 2nd, 2018

 

 

Politics and Prose at The Wharf
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Friday, February 23, 7:00 pm
Pulling It All Together: Essential Style Advice on Being Beautiful, Confident & (Most of All) Happy! Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781510722347
Availability: Coming Soon—Pre-Order Now
Published: Skyhorse Publishing - January 16th, 2018

 

 

Politics and Prose at The Wharf
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Monday, February 26, 7:00 pm
Pachinko (National Book Award Finalist) Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9781455563920
Availability: In Stock—Click for Locations
Published: Grand Central Publishing - November 14th, 2017

 

 

Politics and Prose at The Wharf
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Tuesday, February 27, 7:00 pm
Fair Shot: Rethinking Inequality and How We Earn Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781250196590
Availability: Coming Soon—Pre-Order Now
Published: St. Martin's Press - February 20th, 2018

 

 

Politics and Prose at The Wharf
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Thursday, March 1, 7:00 pm
The Land Between Two Rivers: Writing in an Age of Refugees Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781555977962
Availability: Coming Soon—Pre-Order Now
Published: Graywolf Press - February 6th, 2018

House of Fact, House of Ruin: Poems Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781555977979
Availability: Coming Soon—Pre-Order Now
Published: Graywolf Press - February 6th, 2018

 

 

Politics and Prose at The Wharf
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Monday, March 5, 7:00 pm
Harbor of Spies: A Novel of Historic Havana Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781493032266
Availability: Coming Soon—Pre-Order Now
Published: Lyons Press - March 1st, 2018

 

 

Politics and Prose at The Wharf
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Tuesday, March 6, 7:00 pm
There Are No Dead Here: A Story of Murder and Denial in Colombia Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781568585796
Availability: Coming Soon—Pre-Order Now
Published: Nation Books - February 27th, 2018

 

 

Politics and Prose at The Wharf
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Wednesday, March 7, 7:00 pm
Dodging and Burning: A Mystery Cover Image
$25.95
ISBN: 9781681776590
Availability: Coming Soon—Pre-Order Now
Published: Pegasus Books - March 6th, 2018

 

 

Politics and Prose at The Wharf
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Tuesday, March 13, 7:00 pm
Jabberwalking Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9780763692643
Availability: Coming Soon—Pre-Order Now
Published: Candlewick Press (MA) - March 13th, 2018

 

 

Politics and Prose at The Wharf
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Wednesday, March 14, 7:00 pm
No Turning Back: Life, Loss, and Hope in Wartime Syria Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9780393609493
Availability: Coming Soon—Pre-Order Now
Published: W. W. Norton & Company - March 13th, 2018

 

 

Politics and Prose at The Wharf
70 District Square SW
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ISBN: 9780316505536
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Published: Mulholland Books - March 13th, 2018

 

 

Politics and Prose at The Wharf
70 District Square SW
Washington, DC 20024