Politics and Prose Celebrates Our 40th Anniversary in 2024

Join us on June 22nd, 2024 to celebrate Politics and Prose's 40th anniversary!

Get ready for a fun-filled day of activities and events that celebrate the community we've cultivated over the years. We can't wait to see you there!

Head to our Conn Ave store on Saturday, June 22 for family storytime and arts and crafts for kids, exclusive P&P anniversary merchandise, a panel discussion on the Past, Present, and Future of Bookselling, and plenty of Politics and Prose memories.

Panel Discussion: The Past, Present, and Future of Bookselling

Celebrate the 40th anniversary of Politics and Prose with an enlightening discussion between industry experts about the state of the book business. Hear directly from authors, critics, publishers, and sellers on how they approach the constantly evolving book business and their predictions for the industry's future.

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RIDE CODE: POLITICSNPROSE40. Offer is valid for 50% off one Lyft ride, up to $10, for the first 300 users to redeem.

Code valid only on 06/22/2024 from 12:00 a.m. ET to 11:59 p.m. ET. Valid only to or from Politics and Prose.


Explore the history of Politics and Prose


In preparation for our 40th anniversary, we're asking members of our community to share their favorite memories of Politics and Prose.

Fill out the form below to share notable moments from author events, experiences with our booksellers, and more.

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