A Politics and Current Events Publisher

As a Washington, D.C.-area publisher, we know the importance of political writing and a passionate, informed populous. We’ve worked with senators, scholars, lobbyists, and passionate citizens on both sides of the aisle to help craft books that draw attention to important issues on the state, national, and international level. Our hyperlocal approach serves our politics and current events authors well. We have relationships with several well-respected D.C. independent bookstores, D.C. news media, and local publications that we’re prepared to leverage on behalf of your book and your mission. Our editors will fastidiously fact-check your manuscript to help create a book that conveys its message with clarity and accuracy. Our designers will help create a cover and interior that enhance your meaning and make your message clear. Our marketing and distribution teams know how to position political and current events texts in the marketplace to make a splash and reach a wide net of readers who care about your content. Tell us about your project and we’ll tell you how we can bring your work into the public arena.

Showdown: The Looming Crisis Over Gun Control
Lenden Eakin

In Showdown, firearms attorney Lenden Aikins takes an exacting look at the facts and the law on both sides of the volatile gun-control. From the common defense clause to the history of the US militia, Showdown presents the facts in easy-to-understand language that will leave you with a clear picture of the Second Amendment and its role in American politics.

House Call: A Doctor’s Time in Medicine and Government
J. Roy Rowland, MD and Selby McCash.

A moderate conservative, Dr. Rowland spent his career in public service fighting to resolve political and ideological differences at a time when virulent partisanship was beginning to paralyze the governmental process. His account of the health care reform efforts initiated by President Clinton reveals in candid detail how the nation’s most prominent political leaders turned the promise of historic progress into tragic failure.

52 Reasons to Vote for Obama cover
52 Reasons to Vote for Obama
Bernard Whitman

Candidate Obama burst into the political scene, capturing hearts and minds of voters with his charisma and hope-filled promises. After gaining office, Obama did all he could to fulfill those promises, though there have been strategic road blocks along the way. This guide for voters is meant to help Americans make one of the most important decisions as a citizen: who to vote into office as the President of the United States.

JFK: The Last Speech
Roger Mills and Neil Bicknell

JFK: The Last Speech explores the dramatic relationship between two seminal Americans—President John F. Kennedy and the poet Robert Frost—which reached its tragic climax in a surprising encounter with Soviet Premier Nikita Khrushchev at the height of the Cold War. Born out of these events is Kennedy’s remarkable speech about poetry and power, which alters the life course of a group of Amherst College classmates who witness this compelling address and continue to exemplify in their contemporary lives a portrait of the challenges facing America.

“Go Trump! Beat Crooked Hillary!”/ “Go Hillary! Beat the Donald!”
Robert Kulik and Matthew Dowd

Part of the Big Little Rivals series, these books use rhymes to explore both sides of the 2016 presidential election and educate children about government. Whether you’re a Democrat, a Republican, or something in between, this series is perfect for the future voter on your list.