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Napoleon the Novelist 

We’re all familiar with Napoleon the military hero and conqueror. But who knew he was also a novelist? Local author Margaret Rodenberg has used his...

Podcast Helps Parents & Teachers Explain Jan. 6 to Kids

It’s hard enough for grownups. The horrifying images of angry insurgents storming the Capitol are difficult to watch, let alone comprehend. So how do...

The Poetic Hill: Changing Hearts, Right or Wrong

In something of a departure this month, we’re reaching back in time to highlight a poet featured in Kim Roberts’s new anthology, “By Broad...

They Paved Paradise…

In the 1920 photo, Hans Wunderlich stands on the stoop of his C Street townhouse with his dog Archie at his side. Wunderlich was...

Book Offers Tips for “Curry in a Hurry”

If you love Indian food but balk at recipes with pages of steps and an endless list of exotic ingredients, Varu Chilakamarri hears you....

It’s… Superdog!

Hill publisher Lola and Pear adds another charmer to their line-up of children’s books with the story of a little girl named Gela who...

The Literary Hill: Noir at the (Legal) Bar

Newly-minted private investigator Zooey Krause is not exactly setting the detecting world on fire. In fact, as she ruefully observes, “I’ve chased down so...

“Let Kids Vote” Podcast: Election Politics Without Yelling

When Fina Mendoza moved from California to Capitol Hill with her Congressman father, she wasn’t sure she’d fit in here. Everybody was so preoccupied—or...

From Pandemic to Protest

Tori Collins is a native Chicagoan who lives and works in DC. Currently an unpublished writer, she hopes to self-publish her work in the...

The Best Medicine

Need a laugh? Who doesn’t these days? Two new political satires might be just what the pandemic doctor ordered. Christopher Buckley hits it out of...
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