New Novels: Spies in Sarajevo and Paris

Our discriminating thriller-reader reviews the latest from Matthew Palmer and Alan Furst.

Kitty Kelley Book Club: ‘Pelosi’

Molly Ball's book is expertly crafted and thoroughly researched, but readers are kept at a remove, being deprived of on-the-record quotes from Pelosi's family, friends, colleagues and adversaries.

Mostly Virtual Arts Round Up, July 9, 2020

Those venturing out can augment their reality on the National Mall or visit niche museums in Frederick and (starting July 17) Middleburg. And French cuisine would be apropos this weekend.

‘The President Will See You Now’: A worshipful ode to the Gipper from his...

Reviewed by Kitty Kelley I picked up “The President Will See You Now: My Stories and Lessons from Ronald Reagan’s Final Years,” a memoir by...

Mostly Virtual Arts Round Up, July 23, 2020

The zoo gates are opening on Connecticut Avenue and the hangar doors are going up (so to speak) in Chantilly. But don't put your screens away yet.

Rehm, Woodward and Gingrich Make News at National Book Festival

Three of D.C.'s best-known authors pitched their latest last Saturday at the convention center.

‘Swing Kings: The Inside Story of Baseball’s Home Run Revolution’

THE OLD-SCHOOL STYLE OF BATTING HAS BEEN TURNED ON ITS HEAD From the title, “Swing Kings,” readers might think Jared Diamond is writing about Duke...