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5015 Connecticut Ave. NW, Washington, DC 20008, United States | (202) 364-1919

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Politics & Prose is DC’s most beloved independent bookstore, known for its thought-provoking author talks and for cultivating a local literary community. The store spotlights books that contribute to the national conversation, whether they’re journalistic investigations into the public school system or novels about class and privilege. Politics & Prose also offers children’s books, writing workshops, literature classes, and book clubs.

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Politics & Prose

Politics & Prose is DC’s most beloved independent bookstore, known for its thought-provoking author talks and for cultivating a local literary community. The store spotlights books that contribute to the national conversation, whether they’re journalistic investigations into the public school system or novels about class and privilege. Politics & Prose also offers children’s books, writing workshops, literature classes, and book clubs.