Fascism – Some Warnings
With an alarming number of countries currently led by anti-democratic strongmen and a U.S. president who routinely shows contempt for democratic values, the question for many Americans is: Could fascism happen here? Conventional wisdom says no. Our democratic institutions are too strong, the argument goes, and our traditi... read more

P&P Wins Best of D.C. 2018

Thank You, Everyone!

Just Announced

Wednesday, June 13, 2018 at 7 p.m.

Pulitzer Prize Winner

Thursday, May 3, 2018 at 7 p.m.

2018 Bookmark Contest

April 12 - April 29, 2018


Fascism: A Warning Cover Image
Once Upon a Chef, the Cookbook: 100 Tested, Perfected, and Family-Approved Recipes Cover Image
Obama: An Intimate Portrait Cover Image
Something Wonderful: Rodgers and Hammerstein's Broadway Revolution Cover Image
Eunice: The Kennedy Who Changed the World Cover Image
Advice and Dissent: Why America Suffers When Economics and Politics Collide Cover Image
No Immediate Danger: Volume One of Carbon Ideologies Cover Image
The Class of '74: Congress After Watergate and the Roots of Partisanship Cover Image
Varina Cover Image
Two Sisters: A Father, His Daughters, and Their Journey Into the Syrian Jihad Cover Image
Varina Cover Image
Women in Sunlight Cover Image
The Female Persuasion Cover Image
Circe Cover Image
The Overstory Cover Image
To Die But Once: A Maisie Dobbs Novel Cover Image
The Sparsholt Affair Cover Image
The Temptation of Forgiveness: A Commissario Guido Brunetti Mystery Cover Image
A Long Way from Home Cover Image
A Gentleman in Moscow Cover Image

Children & Teens Books

Bee: A Peek-Through Picture Book Cover Image
When Green Becomes Tomatoes: Poems for All Seasons Cover Image
Little Bitty Friends Cover Image
When Spring Comes Cover Image
Hello Spring! Cover Image
Ribbit Cover Image

Audiobooks: Start Listening

The Power Cover Image
Grant Cover Image
Sing, Unburied, Sing Cover Image


Staff Picks

Recent Event Video


Seen & Heard at P&P