25 SUNDAY | 1 P.M. Douglas Waller, a former correspondent for Newsweek and Time, will discuss his book “Disciples: The World War II Missions of the CIA Directors Who Fought for Wild Bill Donovan” at Politics and Prose, 5015 Connecticut Ave. NW. 202-364-1919.
2-4 P.M. Sonja Williams, a journalism professor at Howard University, will discuss her book “Road Warrior: Richard Durham, Radio, and Freedom” at the Anacostia Community Museum, 1901 Fort Pl. SE. 202-633-4844.
5 P.M. Judith Viorst will discuss her book “Wait for Me: And Other Poems About the Irritations and Consolations of a Long Marriage” at Politics and Prose.
26 MONDAY | 6:30 P.M. David Greene, co-host of “Morning Edition” on NPR, will discuss his book “Midnight in Siberia: A Train Journey Into the Heart of Russia” at Kramerbooks, 1517 Connecticut Ave. NW. 202-387-3825.
7 P.M. Dan Ephron, a former Newsweek Jerusalem bureau chief, will discuss his book “Killing a King: The Assassination of Yitzhak Rabin and the Remaking of Israel” at Politics and Prose.
7 P.M. James Symington, a former congressman from Missouri, will discuss his book “Heard and Overhead: Words Wise (and Otherwise) With Politicians, Statesmen, and Real People” at the Thomas Balch Library, 208 W. Market St., Leesburg. 703-737-7195.
27 TUESDAY | 6:30 P.M. John Kelly, a historian, will discuss his book “Never Surrender: Winston Churchill and Britain’s Decision to Fight Nazi Germany in the Fateful Summer of 1940” at Kramerbooks.
6:30 P.M. Ron Childress will read from his novel “And West Is West,” winner of the 2014 PEN/ Bellwether Prize for Socially Engaged Fiction, at Busboys and Poets - Takoma, 235 Carroll St. NW. 202-726-0856.
7 P.M. Dennis Ross, a former Middle East negotiator, will discuss his book “Doomed to Succeed: The U.S.-Israel Relationship From Truman to Obama” at the Sixth & I Historic Synagogue, 600 I St. NW. 202-408-3100. $14$30.
7 P.M. Sonia Purnell, a London journalist, will discuss her book “Clementine: The Life of Mrs. Winston Churchill” at Politics and Prose.
28 WEDNESDAY | 7 P.M. Lisa Randall, the first tenured female theoretical physicist at both MIT and Harvard, will discuss her book “Dark Matter and the Dinosaurs: The Astounding Interconnectedness of the Universe” at Politics and Prose.
7 P.M. Poets Lisa Couturier and Elizabeth Rees will read from their work, and an open reading will follow, at Kensington Row Bookshop, 3786 Howard Ave., Kensington. 301-949-9416.
29 THURSDAY | 7 P.M. Simon Winchester ,a geologist and historian, will discuss his book “Pacific: Silicon Chips and Surfboards, Coral Reefs and Atom Bombs, Brutal Dictators, Fading Empires, and the Coming Collision of the World’s Superpowers” at Politics and Prose.
30 FRIDAY | 7 P.M. Paula Hawkins will read from her best-selling thriller “The Girl on the Train” at Politics and Prose.
31 SATURDAY | 6 P.M. Tom Gjelten, a longtime NPR correspondent,” will discuss his book “A Nation of Nations: A Great American Immigration Story” at Politics and Prose.