Children’s & YA Winter Reading List

We cap off the year in reading with selections from Edie Ching, Fred Bowen and Judy Hijikata.

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Winter Reading List

The Washington Post’s Ron Charles, Upshur Street Book’s Anna Thorn and The Kojo Nnamdi Show’s Tayla Burney share their favorite reads of the season.

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Summer Reading List

We poll our very own ‘book tsarina’ Tayla Burney, The Washington Post’s nonfiction book critic Carlos Lozada and Library Journal’s Barbara Hoffert for their top book choices for the summer. It includes new releases –and old favorites!

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Children’s & YA Summer Reading List

Avoiding the ‘summer slump’ often means making it through assigned reading, but there’s room for fun, too. Picture books that fire up kids’ imaginations and smart historical fiction feeds teens’ curiosity.

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Most Recent Shows

The Politics Hour: September 25, 2020

Friday, Sep 25 2020Maryland State Sen. Will Smith (D-Montgomery County) discusses policing bills and the latest Purple Line news. And D.C. Councilmember Mary Cheh (D-Ward 3) talks about vision zero, voting and the legacy of Ruth Bader Ginsburg.

The Many Benefits Of Getting Outdoors During A Pandemic

Thursday, Sep 24 2020How are Washingtonians finding solace in the natural world during a time of turmoil? Local naturalist Melanie Choukas-Bradley and WAMU reporter Margaret Barthel join us to discuss the many ways to get outside in the Washington region — and what it can mean for your mind and body.