Mark Leibovich’s Citizens of the Green Room doesn’t quite measure up to its predecessor, This Town.

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There’s a lot to be said for — and heard from — reading aloud.

A peek at what's coming up in the Independent this week.

A quick recap of the books we’ve spotlighted in the past few days.


Mark your calendar for this only-in-the-District happening!

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There’s a fine line between selling books and selling out.

Author Q&A

One of the funniest novelists out there talks about his latest, Secondhand Souls.

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...And how to weather them when you're a writer.