In the meantime, feel free to browse our few noteworthy links, see the books on our recommendation list, and enjoy the weather.
Summer Reads? We've got a suitcase full and will give the full report when we return. For now, hear what our friend Alan has to say on NPR
Summer a time to put pen to paper, to finally write that book that you've been thinking about? Well, there's no question the Bethesda Writing Center has a course that is just right for you. Check out their latest summer workshop offerings here.
Sad news, Olsson's in Penn Quarter will be closing its doors on Friday, June 27th. There is still time to shop their closing sale: Books, music, DVDs, gifts, Everything is 50-75% Off.
And with the money you're saving, here's your chance to donate to a good cause. First Book is connecting 50,000 community-based programs with access to an ongoing supply of great, new books – 50,000 programs working every day with the most disadvantaged and hardest-to-reach children across the country. Donate now and the First Book and eBay Foundation will match your gift with an extra dollar.