Signed First Editions Book Club


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Politics & Prose has welcomed Nobel laureates and Booker Prize winners, debut novelists and established stars in the literary firmament. Now you can be a part of literary history and build an impressive irreplaceable library through the P&P Signed First Editions Club.

You might be familiar with our Book-A-Month Gift Program in which our booksellers hand-pick a monthly gift for a reader in your life. Now you can sign up to have a first edition first printing of a newly released book delivered each month directly to your—or your loved one's—doorstep.

We showcase novels and literary nonfiction bringing you the best most exciting new titles from the writers who inspire us with contagious enthusiasm.



Garth Risk Hallberg
Ingrid Betancourt
Richard Engel
Edward O. Wilson
Diana Abu-Jaber
Simon Van Booy
Richard Russo
Emma Cline
Dan Zak
Juan Gabriel Vasquez
Brit Bennett



Peter Carey
Kazuo Ishiguro
Jonathan Lethem
Matthew B. Crawford
Gavin Kovite
Christopher Robinson
William Finnegan
Michael Dirda
Amitav Ghosh



Denis Johnson
David Mitchell
Jules Feiffer
Peter Finn
Michael Cunningham
Peter Heller
Ruth Reichl
Adam Begley
Dinaw Mengestu
Alain de Botton
E.L. Doctorow


Andrea Barrett
Simon Van Booy
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Anthony Marra
Kristopher Jansma
Aleksandar Hemon
Karen Russell
George Saunders
Jon Meacham
Sherman Alexie
Lawrence Norfolk

Karen Thompson Walker
John Lanchester
Joe Sacco
Nell Freudenberger
Marilynne Robinson
Carol Anshaw
Nathan Englander
Adam Johnson
Don DeLillo
Jeffrey Eugenides
Michael Ondaatje
Chad Harbach 

Bonnie Jo Campbell
Ann Patchett
David McCullough
Adam Hochschild
Marge Piercy
Téa Obreht
TC Boyle
Colm Tóibín
Salman Rushdie
Ian Frazier
Nicole Krauss
Jonathan Franzen (inaugural selection)


  • There is no enrollment fee. The cost of each book (including shipping if desired) is the only charge which will be processed every month when the books arrive at Politics & Prose.
  • The program is available for six or twelve months at a time.
  • Signed First Edition books are not returnable.
  • If you have a 12 month or indefinite subscription you may opt out of ONE selection per calendar year.
  • Opt outs are not available for six month subscriptions.


Call (202) 364-1919 or email for more information or register here today.

Please enter a credit card under Payment Method when checking out online. We will charge you for the cost of each book using this card throughout the time of the enrollment.

We also have a Children's Signed First Editions Club.



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