Book Blog

Collections that will make you fall in love with flash fiction

One of the area's premier literary events happens this Saturday!

Spotlight Event

The author of Cannibalism: A Perfectly Natural History comes to DC on Tues., May 16th, at 6:30PM.

Beyond The Book

This California indie has a decidedly foodie bent.

Spotlight Event

The author of Rising Star comes to DC on Fri., May 12th, at 7PM.

Book Blog

Recapping the fifth-annual Washington Writers Conference

We here at the Independent love every piece we run. There are no winners or losers. But all kidding aside, here are April’s winners.

Author Q&A

The children's writer discusses her first novel for grown-ups, The Light We Lost.