A must-attend annual conference comes to the District in June.

Book Review

Ghost Image: A Sophie Medina Mystery

By Ellen Crosby

An ancient manuscript sends a Washington photojournalist on a quest for a medical miracle — and a killer.

Book Review

Under the Bus: How Working Women Are Being Run Over

By Caroline Fredrickson

A call to action for women who have been left behind in the fight to secure fair labor standards.

Beyond The Book

A look at what’s simmerin’ on the shelves this month.

Book Review

This multi-layered novel is packed with complications, but leaves room for affecting human moments.

Book Review

A leading British classical tenor sets out to explore one of the most moving musical works of the 19th century.

Author Q&A

The creator of fictional gumshoe Bernie Gunther talks about his latest novel, ad agencies, and how to write a book at the office.

Book Review

The Woman Who Read Too Much: A Novel

By Bahiyyih Nakhjavani

Set in the 19th-century world of monarchs, this book chronicles the haunting, rebellious lives of Qajar women.

Beyond The Book

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Book Review

A God in Ruins

By Kate Atkinson

The author explores the ravages of war and its aftermath as she follows the Todd family into the 21st century.


Out of Focus

By Joye Shepperd

What happened to the human attention span?