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Capitol Hill Books @chbooksdc 657 C Street SE Washington DC

Bookstore. Into selective luddism and remembering that we are all doomed. Maybe come buy our books or order new books from us here https://t.co/jouhaDsOcW

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Joined Twitter 6/28/13


@aqroldan Nay @ThadMessenger https://t.co/jkRncqOJho @ThadMessenger Blame Aaron.Happy #Bloomsday2021. https://t.co/gXtR3lqjiAWORRRRRD. Jason Reynolds wins Carnegie medal for ‘breathtaking’ Look Both Ways https://t.co/mSeJEMHDGb
Retweeted by Capitol Hill BooksA tweet in three parts: 1. Something 2. From this story 3. Seems to be missingReminder: don’t order it on Amazon. Order it on our bookshop page. https://t.co/O4R2rqVhPi
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6/16
2021
Reminder: don’t order it on Amazon. Order it on our bookshop page. https://t.co/O4R2rqVhPiThe Senate has confirmed Lina Khan to the FTC. In 2018, @yayitsrob reported on the then-29-year-old legal scholar’s… https://t.co/LDqLpeNL0F
Retweeted by Capitol Hill BooksI mean, what could be better than a bunch of flag toting patriotic Americans descending on DC amirite? Can’t wait! https://t.co/Zbh3y1EsjS @CasillasNeto Quien se fue a Barranco pierde su banco (Lima)Gabo, Gabo, Gabo, can’t you see? Sometimes your words just hypnotize me.Sold. Quien va a Sevilla perdió su silla, folks. https://t.co/HTTGut9MaESold.https://t.co/vdV9yge60iFirst U.S. edition, first state. $1250 https://t.co/O7B6rJ9IBpBout to drop a gem on you. @DC_Harkin Still gotta pay!Just want to lock someone up in our rare book vault for 1 to 2 weeks max. Is that too much to ask???Deleting all our dating apps because we want to fall in love the old fashioned way: https://t.co/ZTWCVD6Zvn
6/15
2021
Aaron managed to talk to ⁦@VOANews⁩ without embarrassing us, so that’s positive. https://t.co/ilPv7GEaL2
6/14
2021
Was able to shop INSIDE @chbooksdc today and it was just as magical as I remembered. https://t.co/kaLgr0jwiZ
Retweeted by Capitol Hill Books @LeighGiangreco 🤣Come get, Aaron, @chbooksdc https://t.co/rg8tvXEScR
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6/13
2021
Got my first hit of used bookstore air in 17 (?) months courtesy of @chbooksdc and man was it wonderful. Arts End o… https://t.co/GOsK6vtpaf
Retweeted by Capitol Hill BooksOh wait. No food or drink right now in store. No beer. Sorry, Shantanu.Maybe bring him a beer or sympathize with him regarding his unfortunate online chess rating.Shantanu is going to work the front desk for the first time in a year and a half today. Be gentle with him.Happy #Pride2021 https://t.co/mnG59dGCMUGuess we’ll sell a bunch of books today. @JoshuaS51516385 You clearly don’t know who you’re talking to. @DLind 🤣PSA: Don’t show up in our mentions looking like some bargain basement-assed version of Jordan Peterson and expect t… https://t.co/qBjrOiI2QZ @sheltondesigner https://t.co/AKKzqEWl1q
6/12
2021
How about we ban anyone who hasn’t read any critical race theory from talking about critical race theory.Sold.Just 5 days until #Bloomsday2021 1st U.S. edition. $1,250. https://t.co/BBfCyoExfYCritical race theory ate the plums in the icebox that I was saving for later. https://t.co/1jcobMWeFd
6/11
2021
@LeighGiangreco Someone (this guy) scraped years of gunk off the window with a razor blade and then cleaned it.Ppl think anyone can just show up and sell books. No!!! https://t.co/YORHN3bHWA
6/10
2021
@eastcitybooks Kinda.https://t.co/cMslVkKrgO @vicequeenmaria Gawk away.There is no possible way I can wait until September to read the new Percival Everett novel so if anyone has an adva… https://t.co/EgHfxhmmlc @DCBeer Well, you’d also have to provide us an industrial size fridge in which to keep it cold.
6/9
2021
@vcalva @m_ebrard @r_velascoa @EmbaMexCan ¡¡¡Felicidades Vane!!! @fritzhahn What better way to awake from the nightmare of recent history than treating yourself to this gem?This first U.S. edition of Ulysses complete with dust jacket is a beauty. $1250 https://t.co/mfRneS7fCX
6/8
2021
Customer: I’m really into fiction in translation. Any recs? Me: Javier Marías Soumya: Elena Ferrante Customer: L… https://t.co/wjzlN8COx1 @DALaserShow Yep. At least for now.Still can’t get used to the idea that ppl just come into our store now and buy books. How is it this easy?#BookTwitter #RusTwitter Some people go out for lunch; i go out for books. @peterfrankopan @hmajd @DurrellSocietyhttps://t.co/31pEriNpdj
Retweeted by Capitol Hill BooksJeff Bezos is heading to space on July 20, as part of the first crewed flight of his Blue Origin rocket ship. The… https://t.co/Y6QpDiOHsu
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6/7
2021
@SecretlyToku This is always the right advice.Haven’t been very online this week & just catching up on the discourse. I see someone took a day off from hating Mu… https://t.co/THqnP6Pkqk
6/6
2021
Thanks for buying a ridiculous amount of books today.From this day forward, I will only refer to my uni degree as “politics, international affairs, and skull duggery”… https://t.co/VRha73dMYU
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6/5
2021
@OliverDepp 🤣 @OliverDepp Nah. Gotta be the hat!The bad news: our sidewalk sale will be much smaller this weekend. The good news: that’s because the store is open to the public again!Wuuuut! Congrats, @OliverDepp! https://t.co/aC0VwUpY6jComing in at a cool 80 degrees 😎 tonight is the night to come back to the Tune! We’ve missed your faces!! All patio… https://t.co/4QS35wDNIB
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6/4
2021
Open til 8.Thank you @chbooksdc for running with my request for fun romance and sci-fi and delivering this great stack of surp… https://t.co/rq4oqwjeqR
Retweeted by Capitol Hill BooksCapitol Hill Books @chbooksdc you've outdone yourself! From order to delivery to rural North Carolina in less than… https://t.co/vgxb7X114h
Retweeted by Capitol Hill Books @ChikoFRC @claylacepottery @FermentDC @districttaco @ieggyoudc I wish your food would stop being so delicious so I… https://t.co/K2ZwVviyqt
6/3
2021
Aw. https://t.co/UU8wtm7DuC @NmDominique https://t.co/NGEqn7NNn3 @a_belle_valley Yes.It’s crazy how we just have to unlock the door and turn on the lights and Ppl cole buy books. So easy compared to the past 14 months. @vakatiek @DorothyABrown Don’t currently have it but you can order on our bookshop page here. https://t.co/QX9zzhGcFs
6/2
2021
Maybe stop by after work? https://t.co/KaiJ93DI5C @AriValde 8pm. @ChelseaCirruzzo @_sammanzella Not yet.Oh snap! We just sold a book to an actual person in the store!June 1st. https://t.co/ovjOy0O8cD
Retweeted by Capitol Hill BooksWe will re-open to the general public TODAY at 10am! This is not a drill! https://t.co/6mekWAivsc
6/1
2021
In roughly 24hrs, we will re-open to the general public. We are both excited to sell you books and totally unprepar… https://t.co/K4dpM6KV1P
5/31
2021
https://t.co/oBLLdtyDDK @likaluca https://t.co/Nego0iqpt9I should note that we have more rare books here: https://t.co/2XlQKEKow4 @Greggles86 Just what you see, for the moment... @OliverDepp 🤣 @OliverDepp There’s an eviction moratorium in DC, Hannah!!!The Butlers are still available. The Joyce and Plath have sold. https://t.co/wIW5j7pmpSSold.Sold.1st edition, 2nd printing. $150 https://t.co/MYSq4Qp7531st U.S. edition $350 https://t.co/jJhp2a4RJA1st edition. $1,000. https://t.co/p89tbZ1oMT1st edition. $750 https://t.co/eOAwOgRSW1Ok. Here it comes...
5/28
2021
Gonna drop some great rare finds on you tomorrow.Uh. You could just give them the day off like a normal person. https://t.co/M1CaVa2XncWhen we make it through a whole meal at La Lomita Dos without spilling queso on our pants. https://t.co/C1h9BIcW9rWe asked for antitrust reform but all we got was this lousy meme. https://t.co/wLvF9LT6Cp @blakereid We asked for antitrust reform and all we got was this lousy meme.Counterpoint: let’s send Bezos to Mars. https://t.co/GSblz3RoylGoogle clearly does not speak Mexican. https://t.co/jXL1CMx4iM
5/27
2021
Update: no mames, ya estoy súper pedo.
5/26
2021

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