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Little Libraries

There are 76 "Little Libraries" within 25 miles.

Local venues

Kings Park Library (1.1 miles)
9000 Burke Lake Road, Burke, VA 22015-1683
6450 Sydenstricker Road, Burke, VA 22015-4274
4101 Pickett Road, Fairfax, VA 22032
6312 Springfield Plaza, Springfield, VA 22150
7250 Commerce Street, Springfield, VA 22150-3499
7001 Little River Turnpike, Annandale, VA 22003
6646 Loisdale Road, Springfield, VA 22150
6725 Springfield Mall, Springfield, VA 22150
10647 Braddock Road, Fairfax, VA 22032
4400 University Dr., Fairfax, VA 22030
5935 Freds Oak Road, Burke, VA 22015
7415 Arlington Blvd., Falls Church, VA 22042
10360 North Street, Fairfax, VA 22030-2514
Book Rack (5.2 miles)
7001-J Manchester Blvd, Alexandria, Virginia 22310
5840 Kingstowne Ctr Ste 140, Alexandria, VA 22315
Kingstowne Library (5.9 miles)
6500 Landsdowne Centre, Alexandria, VA 22315-5011
6101 Knollwood Drive, Falls Church, VA 22041-1798
Room 670, Skyline 6, 5109 Leesburg Pike, Falls Church, VA 22041
6260 Seven Corners Center, Falls Church, Virginia 22044
103 East Broad Street, Falls Church, VA 22046
5005 Duke Street, Alexandria, Virginia 22304-2903
Oakton Library (6.4 miles)
10304 Lynnhaven Place, Oakton, VA 22124
120 N. Virginia Ave., Falls Church, VA 22042
905 West Broad Street, Falls Church, Virginia 22046
6209 Rose Hill Drive, Alexandria, VA 22310-6299

Local events

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
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The National Archives in Washington, DC, Monday, September 29 at 00am
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
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)
Sep
29
Edward Lewis
Howard University Bookstore, Monday, September 29 at 5:30pm
Edward Lewis, propelled by the extraordinary success of Essence magazine, has become one of the most successful and respected magazine publishers in the country. In 1969, he cofounded Essence and later founded Latina magazine. Mr. Lewis was honored with the Henry Johnson Fisher Lifetime Achievement Award, the Time, Inc. Henry Luce Award, and was a 2014 inductee into the Advertising Hall of Fame by the American Advertising Federation. He is the former chairman of the Magazine Publishers of America and currently serves as Senior Advisor for Solera Capital, a New York–based private equity firm. (added from Simon & Schuster)… (more)
Sep
29
Nicholas D. Kristof - A Path Appears: Transforming Lives, Creating Opportunity — at Sixth & I
Politics and Prose, Monday, September 29 at 7pm
Can giving help? In A Path Appears: Transforming Lives, Creating Opportunity, Nicholas Kristof, with Sheryl WuDunn, also his co-author on the revelatory Half the Sky, looks at a range of aid initiatives and answers, “yes.” Considering both local and global causes and investigating a range of approaches to issues including health, education, and violence, the volume presents stories and statistics that show the difference informed donations can make.

1 Book and 1 Ticket: $35; $30 for members click here to purchase. All books and tickets will be available at will call 6 p.m. the day of the event. P&P will not have books or tickets available for pick up prior to the evening of the event. To obtain the member price you must enter the coupon code that has been emailed to members separately.

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Street: Sixth & I Additional: 600 I Street NW City: Washington, Province: District Of Columbia Postal Code: 20001 Country: United States (added from IndieBound)
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Sep
30
Donal Ryan
Busboys & Poets, Tuesday, September 30 at 00am
Donal Ryan (The Spinning Heart, The Thing About December)

Donal Ryan is from Nenagh in County Tipperary. His first novel, The Spinning Heart, garnered major acclaim and won Book of the Year at the Irish Book Awards and was long-listed for the Man Booker Prize. He lives with his wife Anne Marie and their two children just outside Limerick City. The author lives in Limerick, Ireland. (added from Random House)… (more)
Sep
30
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Politics and Prose, Tuesday, September 30 at 00am
Sep
30
Scott Campbell
Politics and Prose, Tuesday, September 30 at 10:30am
Scott Campbell’s paintings have appeared in numerous shows and publications around the world. He has created award-winning comics, such as “Igloo Head and Tree Head,” which appeared in the Flight anthology, and is the illustrator of Zombie in Love and Zombie in Love 2 + 1 by Kelly DiPucchio; East Dragon, West Dragon by Robyn Eversole; and If Dogs Run Free by Bob Dylan. Scott lives in New York City. Visit him at PyramidCar.com. (added from Simon & Schuster)… (more)
Sep
30
Scott Campbell
Politics and Prose, Tuesday, September 30 at 10:30am
Scott Campbell’s paintings have appeared in numerous shows and publications around the world. He has created award-winning comics, such as “Igloo Head and Tree Head,” which appeared in the Flight anthology, and is the illustrator of Zombie in Love and Zombie in Love 2 + 1 by Kelly DiPucchio; East Dragon, West Dragon by Robyn Eversole; and If Dogs Run Free by Bob Dylan. Scott lives in New York City. Visit him at PyramidCar.com. (added from Simon & Schuster)… (more)
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