This Week at East City Bookshop


We're Hiring!

Have you always wanted to spend your days surrounded by books? Here's your chance! We are currently looking to fill three positions at the bookshop. For more information, click here.

Upcoming Special Events:

Every week, we offer two free storytimes:
Tuesday Storytime at 11:00am
Sunday Storytime at 11:30am

Tuesday, June 27th at 6:30pm: Join us for a book launch featuring DC-area author Nicole Harkin, as she presents her memoir of family and grief, Tilting: A Memoir.  (RSVP)

Wednesday, June 28th at 6:30pm: Join Reality Literature, the nonfiction book club of East City Bookshop, as we discuss Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City by Matthew Desmond. (RSVP)

Friday, June 30th at 6:30pm: Join us in kicking off wedding season with an event that explores marriage after the big day. Ada Calhoun will discuss her new book, Wedding Toasts I'll Never Give, in conversation with Latoya Peterson (Deputy Editor for Digital Innovation at The Undefeated). (RSVP)

Wednesday, July 5th at 6:30pm: Join ECB Fiction Book Club as we discuss The Hopefuls by Jennifer Close. (RSVP)


Learn more about all our upcoming events at our Calendar Page.

New Book Clubs for Young Readers:

We are excited to offer two new summer book clubs for our young readers! 

Monday, June 26th @ 5:00pm: Join ECB-Middle Readers, a book club specifically designed for our middle readers between the ages of 9 and 12 years old. We will be discussing The Gauntlet. There will be pizza, so RSVP here! For more information about this book club, click here.

Monday, June 26th @ 6:30pm: Join ECB-YA, a book club specifically designed for our readers between the ages of 12 and 14 years old. We will be discussing The Gauntlet. There will be pizza, so RSVP here! For more information about this book club, click here.

Special Announcements:

New: Sign up for an audiobook membership with East City Bookshop. Via our partners at, your membership of $14.99/mo gets you one audiobook download credit plus 30% off your subsequent audiobook purchases. Your first month is only $0.99. Sign up at