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Location: Alexandria, VA 22304-1799, United States

Little Libraries

There are 76 "Little Libraries" within 25 miles.

Local venues

5005 Duke Street, Alexandria, Virginia 22304-2903
4701 Seminary Rd., Alexandria, Virginia 22304
3737 Seminary Rd, Alexandria, VA 22304
3737 Seminary Rd., Alexandria, VA 22304
6209 Rose Hill Drive, Alexandria, VA 22310-6299
2501 Duke Street, Alexandria, VA 22314
Le Village Marche (2.5 miles)
2800 S. Randolph Street #110-A, Arlington, VA 22206
4200 Campbell Ave., Arlington, Virginia 22206
5840 Kingstowne Ctr Ste 140, Alexandria, VA 22315
6230-I North Kings Highway, Alexandria, VA 22303
Room 670, Skyline 6, 5109 Leesburg Pike, Falls Church, VA 22041
6101 Knollwood Drive, Falls Church, VA 22041-1798
Goodwill Book Nook (3.2 miles)
4714 Columbia Pike, Arlington, Virginia 22204
2501 Commonwealth Ave., Alexandria, Virginia 22301
Hooray for Books! (3.2 miles)
1555 King Street, Alexandria, VA 22314
Book Bank (3.2 miles)
1510 King Street, Alexandria, Virginia 22314
Aftertime Comics (3.4 miles)
1304 King St., Alexandria, VA 22314
1025 King St., Alexandria, Virginia 22314
919 King Street, Alexandria, Virginia 22314
300 S. Kensington St., Arlington, Virginia 22204
717 Queen Street, Alexandria, Virginia 22314-2420
717 Queen Street, Alexandria, Virginia 22314-2420
Book Rack (3.8 miles)
7001-J Manchester Blvd, Alexandria, Virginia 22310
6614 Fort Hunt Road, Alexandria, VA 22307-1799
7001 Little River Turnpike, Annandale, VA 22003

Local events

Sep
21
Predator
Politics and Prose, Sunday, September 21 at 1pm
Meet Richard Whittle as he reads from his new book Predator: The Secret Origins of the Drone Revolution. (added from Macmillan)
Sep
21
Kenneth W. Mack, Representing the Race: The Creation of the Civil Rights Lawyer
National Book Festival 2013, Sunday, September 21 at 2:25pm
Kenneth W. Mack, Representing the race: The Creation of the Civil Rights Lawyer

Presentation and signing at the National Book Festival (added from Harvard University Press)
Sep
21
Charles King - Midnight at the Pera Palace: The Birth of Modern Istanbul
Politics and Prose, Sunday, September 21 at 5pm
King, Georgetown professor of international affairs and author of Odessa, uses the eponymous hotel, built in 1892 for Orient Express passengers, as the hub for this colorful story of Istanbul between the wars. As the ancient city shed its former role in the Ottoman Empire and assumed its new place in Ataturk’s modern Turkey, Istanbul was rife with intrigue, émigrés, and fresh visions for society. (W.W. Norton)

Street: 5015 Connecticut Ave NW City: Washington, Province: District Of Columbia Postal Code: 20008 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)
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Sep
22
Ann Aguirre - Mortal Danger, Caragh O’Brien - The Vault of Dreamers, & Marie Rutkoski - The Winner’s Curse — at Bethesda Library **FOR TEENS AND ADULTS
Politics and Prose, Monday, September 22 at 7pm
Danger is not what is seems in these new novels from well-established writers of fiction for young adults. In Mortal Danger (Feiwel & Friends) Edie retaliates against her tormentors at boarding school by making a treacherous supernatural deal. Rosie, in The Vault of Dreamers (Roaring Brook), uncovers the deadly secret her prestigious arts school keeps from its students. And in The Winner’s Curse (Farrar, Straus and Giroux) Kestrel is forced to confront the immoral foundation her society rests on. Ages 15 and up add to cart add to cart add to cart

Street: Bethesda Library Additional: 7400 Arlington Rd City: Bethesda, Province: Maryland Postal Code: 20814 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)
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Sep
23
Anna Whiston-Donaldson
Patrick Henry Library, Tuesday, September 23 at 00am
Anna Whiston-Donaldson (Rare Bird)

Anna Whiston-Donaldson holds a master's degree in English from Wake Forest University. She taught high school English and photojournalism for six years. Currently, she is popular blogger and manages a Christian bookstore. She lives with her husband, Tim, and daughter, Margaret, in suburban Washington, DC. (added from Random House)
Sep
23
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Sep
23
Don't Let the Crayons Quit: Skippyjon Jones in Mummy Trouble Storytime
Barnes & Noble Booksellers - Bethesda, Tuesday, September 23 at 11am
Special Event, Storytime, Children's Event Featured titles are Skippyjon Jones in Mummy Trouble by Judy Schachner and a reading of select letters from The Day the Crayons Quit by Drew Daywalt and illustrated by Oliver Jeffers. (added from Barnes & Noble)
Sep
23
Peter Thiel
Sixth and I Street Historic Synagogue, Tuesday, September 23 at 7pm
Peter Thiel (added from Random House)
Sep
23
Peter Thiel, Blake Masters
Politics and Prose, Tuesday, September 23 at 7pm
Peter Thiel
Blake Masters (added from Random House)
Sep
24
Anna Whiston-Donaldson
River Bend Country, Wednesday, September 24 at 00am
Anna Whiston-Donaldson (Rare Bird)

Anna Whiston-Donaldson holds a master's degree in English from Wake Forest University. She taught high school English and photojournalism for six years. Currently, she is popular blogger and manages a Christian bookstore. She lives with her husband, Tim, and daughter, Margaret, in suburban Washington, DC. (added from Random House)
Sep
24
Peter Thiel
Politics and Prose, Wednesday, September 24 at 08:30am
Peter Thiel (added from Random House)
Sep
24
Cece Bell - El Deafo
Politics and Prose, Wednesday, September 24 at 10:30am
Bell’s graphic memoir recounts her childhood experience of hearing loss, which included struggling with an unwieldy aid that ironically allowed her to hear some things she shouldn’t have. But her disability also let her find her quasi-superhero persona, and as “El Deafo, Hearer for All,” Bell made friends and found respect. Ages 8 – 12 (Amulet)

Street: 5015 Connecticut Ave NW City: Washington, Province: District Of Columbia Postal Code: 20008 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)… (more)
Sep
26
Tavis Smiley - Death of a King: The Real Story of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s Final Year ♦
Politics and Prose, Friday, September 26 at 7pm
Smiley’s seventeenth book, written with frequent collaborator David Ritz, is a detailed look at the final year of Martin Luther King, Jr.’s life. Smiley, the host of his own shows on PBS and PRI, takes readers through King’s struggles with a hostile press, a dismissive president, and even a cold reception from the black middle class—which make the leader’s achievements all the more heroic for being so hard-won. (Little, Brown)

Beer and wine will be available.

Street: 5015 Connecticut Ave NW City: Washington, Province: District Of Columbia Postal Code: 20008 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)
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Sep
27
Steve Almond - Against Football: One Fan's Reluctant Manifesto & Gregg Easterbrook - The King of Sports: Football's Impact on America
Politics and Prose, Saturday, September 27 at 1pm
With the conviction of the converted—along with statistics, stories, and cultural critique—Almond, a longtime football fan who now can barely watch a game, explores the connections between violence and racism in sports and in other sectors of society and asks how an activity associated with brain damage became the iconic collegiate sport. (Melville House)

Easterbrook, ESPN.com’s “Tuesday Morning Quarterback” columnist, hails football as the #1 sport in the country, noting that the top twenty of the most watched broadcasts worldwide were all football games. But he also sees the sport’s downside, from its toll on health to its outsize chunk of college budgets. (St. Martin’s) add to cart add to cart

Street: 5015 Connecticut Ave NW City: Washington, Province: District Of Columbia Postal Code: 20008 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)
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Sep
27
Ramita Navai - City of Lies: Love, Sex, Death, and the Search for Truth in Tehran
Politics and Prose, Saturday, September 27 at 3:30pm
Navai brings her award-winning journalistic skills to the city where she was born, paying tribute to Tehran with a series of engaging portraits. From troubled marriages to a woman who is sold by her parents and then by her husband, from opium addiction to complicated religious and ethnic identities, Navai gives a wide-ranging look at a fascinating, complicated place. (PublicAffairs)

Street: 5015 Connecticut Ave NW City: Washington, Province: District Of Columbia Postal Code: 20008 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)… (more)
Sep
27
Kristen Lippert-Martin
Barnes & Noble - Clarendon Market Commons, Saturday, September 27 at 4pm
Kristen Lippert-Martin (Tabula Rasa) (added from Random House)
Sep
27
Jeff VanderMeer - Acceptance ♦
Politics and Prose, Saturday, September 27 at 6pm
Introduced in Annihilation, Area X is an enigmatic, deadly region beyond the bounds of civilization, though the powers of the Southern Reach, as Authority recounted, persist in sending expeditions to investigate what may lurk there. Now, in the trilogy’s final installment, a team sets out to Area X not to explore it but to rescue a straggler—and to try to control the place’s nefarious impact on the rest of the world. (Farrar, Straus and Giroux)

Beer and wine will be available.

Street: 5015 Connecticut Ave NW City: Washington, Province: District Of Columbia Postal Code: 20008 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)
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Sep
27
Scott Westerfeld
Politics and Prose, Saturday, September 27 at 7pm
Scott Westerfeld is the author of the Leviathan series, the first book of which was the winner of the 2010 Locus Award for Best Young Adult Fiction. His other novels include the New York Times bestselling Uglies series, The Last Days, Peeps, So Yesterday, and the Midnighters trilogy. Visit him at ScottWesterfeld.com or follow him on Twitter at @ScottWesterfeld. (added from Simon & Schuster)
Sep
28
Paul M. Barrett
Politics and Prose, Sunday, September 28 at 1pm
Paul M. Barrett (Law of the Jungle, Glock)

Paul M. Barrett is an assistant managing editor and senior writer at Bloomberg Businessweek. He is the author of the New York Times bestseller Glock: The Rise of America’s Gun, American Islam: The Struggle for the Soul of a Religion, and The Good Black: A True Story of Race in America. He lives and works in New York City. (added from Random House)… (more)
Sep
28
Nicholas D. Kristof, Sheryl WuDunn
Georgetown Institute for Global History, Sunday, September 28 at 4pm
Nicholas D. Kristof
Sheryl WuDunn (added from Random House)
Sep
28
Lawrence Wright - Thirteen Days in September: Carter, Begin, and Sadat at Camp David ♦
Politics and Prose, Sunday, September 28 at 5pm
The eponymous September of the latest history from the award-winning author of Going Clear and The Looming Tower was in 1978; the days in question were those during which President Carter met with Israeli Prime Minister Begin and Egyptian leader Sadat at Camp David. Wright reconstructs the discussions, the tensions, the hopes, and hard work that at last resulted in a peace treaty. (Knopf)

Beer and wine will be available.

Street: 5015 Connecticut Ave NW City: Washington, Province: District Of Columbia Postal Code: 20008 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)
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Sep
29
Bob Colacello
Smithsonian Channel Books, Monday, September 29 at 00am
Bob Colacello (In Cold Blood, Holy Terror)

Bob Colacello ran Interview magazine from 1971 to 1983. Since then he has been a contributing editor at Vanity Fair. The first volume of his Reagan biography, Ronnie and Nancy: Their Path To the White House, 1911-1980 was published in 2004 and a collection of his photographs of the Factory years, Bob Colacello’s Out was published in 2007. He lives on Long Island. (added from Random House)… (more)
Sep
29
Untitled event
The National Archives in Washington, DC, Monday, September 29 at 00am
Sep
29
Nicholas D. Kristof, Sheryl WuDunn
National Press Club, Monday, September 29 at 09:30am
Nicholas D. Kristof
Sheryl WuDunn (added from Random House)
Sep
29
Bob Shea - Dinosaur vs. School
Politics and Prose, Monday, September 29 at 10:30am
The fifth book of this energetic series sets the roaring red Dinosaur against the rules of pre-K. Dinosaur is ready to take over the classroom—until clean-up time, when he learns that working together not only gets a job done, but is nothing to be afraid of—and can even be fun. Ages 3 – 6 (Disney Hyperion)

Street: 5015 Connecticut Ave NW City: Washington, Province: District Of Columbia Postal Code: 20008 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)… (more)
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