Politics and Prose currently hosts more than 20 different Store-Sponsored Book Groups. All of P&P's book groups meet once a month and are free and open to the public. The evening book groups meet at the 5015 Connecticut Avenue location, downstairs in The Den Coffeehouse. And check out the new True Crime Book Group's first meeting on September 20th, they will continue to meet on the 3rd Thursday of each month at 7 p.m. The Daytime Book Group meets in our classroom space at 5039 Connecticut Ave NW, Condo #4, on the 3rd Wednesday of each month at 12:30 p.m.


Our Politics and Prose Wharf location at 70 District Square SW hosts The Wharf Waterfront Fiction book group which meets on the 3rd Sunday of each month at 6:30 p.m. Two new book groups now meet at our Union Market location at 1270 5th St., NE: A Seat at the Table meets on the 3rd Sunday of each month at 3:30 p.m. and Oh! The Horror! starts on September 30th, and continues on the 4th Sunday of each month at 11:30 a.m.


There is no need to sign up in advance; simply read the book club's selection and show up for the discussion. If you have further questions, feel free to email bookgroups@politics-prose.com or call (202) 364-1919.

 

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Public Affairs
September 24, 7:30 pm
Behind the Beautiful Forevers: Life, death, and hope in a Mumbai undercity Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780812979329
Availability: In Stock—Click for Locations
Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - April 8th, 2014

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Poetry
September 25, 7:30 pm
American Sonnets for My Past and Future Assassin (Penguin Poets) Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780143133186
Availability: In Stock—Click for Locations
Published: Penguin Books - June 19th, 2018

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International Literature
September 26, 7:00 pm
Our Lady of the Nile: A Novel Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780914671039
Availability: In Stock—Click for Locations
Published: Archipelago - September 16th, 2014

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Fascinating History
September 27, 7:30 pm
The Ottoman Endgame: War, Revolution, and the Making of the Modern Middle East, 1908-1923 Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9780143109808
Availability: In Stock—Click for Locations
Published: Penguin Books - October 4th, 2016

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Oh! The Horror!
September 30, 11:30 am
The Exorcist: 40th Anniversary Edition Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9780062094360
Availability: In Stock—Click for Locations
Published: Harper Paperbacks - October 4th, 2011

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Classics
October 1, 7:30 pm
The Book of Psalms: A Translation with Commentary Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9780393337044
Availability: In Stock—Click for Locations
Published: W. W. Norton & Company - October 1st, 2009

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Travel
October 2, 7:00 pm
A Woman in Arabia: The Writings of the Queen of the Desert Cover Image
By Gertrude Bell, Georgina Howell (Editor), Georgina Howell (Introduction by)
$17.00
ISBN: 9780143107378
Availability: In Stock—Click for Locations
Published: Penguin Classics - August 11th, 2015

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Futurist
October 3, 7:30 pm
Where the Water Goes: Life and Death Along the Colorado River Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780735216099
Availability: In Stock—Click for Locations
Published: Riverhead Books - April 10th, 2018

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Capital James Joyce
October 4, 7:30 pm
Three Novels: Molloy, Malone Dies, the Unnamable Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780802144478
Availability: In Stock—Click for Locations
Published: Grove Press - May 1st, 2009

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Women's Biography
October 8, 7:30 pm
War Diaries, 1939–1945 Cover Image
By Astrid Lindgren, Sarah Death (Translated by)
$20.00
ISBN: 9780300234565
Availability: In Stock—Click for Locations
Published: Yale University Press - February 27th, 2018