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Kramerbooks & Afterwords Cafe

1517 Connecticut Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20036

United States

202-387-1400; http://www.kramers.com/emailbooks.cfm

Type: Bookstore — new books

Web site: http://www.kramers.com/

Amenities: food/drink

Description: Across the street from the Dupont Circle Metro stop.

Added by: SqueakyChu.  Contacted: Not contacted.  Venue ID: 77



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great bookshop. Would have bought more if the luggage allowance had permitted! Really nice eclectic selection for a bookshop selling new books (and the coffee was good too).
July 2013 by charl08
A really great selection of books you'd never heard of and never knew you needed until you saw them.
November 2010 by lorax
Fabulous atmosphere - great bookshop, and terrific restaurant too!
July 2010 by Ruth72
A really fun place to hang out. Love the coffee bar and all the bustle and all those books. It manages to be a local friendly place in a large metropolitan area.
May 2010 by benitastrnad
Extraordinarily this is the only bookshop in the DC area that had a copy of the 9/11 report in stock at short notice. Spent a good period in there and then tarried further in the licensed restaurant.
March 2010 by liamfoley
This is a fun place to browse but it can be kind of overwhelming, since it is pretty tightly packed.
March 2008 by fannyprice
One of the best bookstores in DC. Just a great atmosphere
March 2008 by pescatello

Upcoming events

Amy Butcher (Sunday, April 19 at 7pm)
Amy Butcher

Amy Butcher’s work has appeared in The New York Times, The Paris Review online, Tin House online, The Iowa Review, Salon, Gulf Coast, Guernica and Brevity, among others. She earned her MFA from the University of Iowa and is the recipient of awards and grants from the Kimmel Harding Nelson Center for the Arts, the Stanley Foundation for International Research, the Academy of American Poets, and Colgate University’s Olive B. O’Connor Creative Writing Fellowship. She is the recipient of the 2014 Iowa Review award in nonfiction and teaches writing at Ohio Wesleyan University. (added from Random House)… (more)
Untitled event (Sunday, May 3 at 7pm)
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Reid Mitenbuler (Tuesday, May 19 at 6:30pm)
Reid Mitenbuler

Reid Mitenbuler has written about whiskey and drinking culture for The Atlantic, Slate, Saveur, Whisky Advocate, and other publications. He lives with his wife in Washington, D.C. (added from Random House)
Ruth Galm (Wednesday, August 12 at 00am)
Ruth Galm (Into the Valley) (added from Random House)
Untitled event (Tuesday, March 1, 2016 at 7pm)
Untitled event (Thursday, April 7, 2016 at 6:30pm)
Untitled event (Tuesday, May 3, 2016 at 7pm)
Untitled event (Thursday, May 5, 2016 at 6:30pm)
Untitled event (Friday, April 7, 2017 at 6:30pm)
Untitled event (Friday, May 5, 2017 at 6:30pm)

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