A team of book nerds hits the metro, streets, parks, and bars to find out what DC is reading now.

http://twitter.com/CoverSpyDC | dc@coverspy.com
Based on the original in New York.

SatApr 19th
Life After Life, Kate Atkinson (F, 50s, pale blue fleece, short hair, small hoop earrings, Red Line)

Life After Life, Kate Atkinson (F, 50s, pale blue fleece, short hair, small hoop earrings, Red Line)

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FriApr 18th
Enrique’s Journey, Sonia @SLNazario (F, 20s, backpack as pillow, bike lying beside her, Dupont grass)

Enrique’s Journey, Sonia @SLNazario (F, 20s, backpack as pillow, bike lying beside her, Dupont grass)

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Complications, @Atul_Gawande (M, 20s, yellow buttondown, no tie, navy jacket, leaning on pillar, Metro Center Red Line platform)

Complications, @Atul_Gawande (M, 20s, yellow buttondown, no tie, navy jacket, leaning on pillar, Metro Center Red Line platform)

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ThuApr 17th
Happiness Project, @GretchenRubin (F, 20s, @kramerbooks bookmark, green/white hooded sweater, Friendship Heights Stn elevator)

Happiness Project, @GretchenRubin (F, 20s, @kramerbooks bookmark, green/white hooded sweater, Friendship Heights Stn elevator)

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The Girl Who Played with Fire, Stieg Larsson (F, 30s, Starbucks drink and protein tray, filigree earrings, Dupont Circle)

The Girl Who Played with Fire, Stieg Larsson (F, 30s, Starbucks drink and protein tray, filigree earrings, Dupont Circle)

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WedApr 16th
Americanah, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie (M, 20s, @breadandbrew cup, yellow backpack, left a friend, waiting at Dupont South)

Americanah, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie (M, 20s, @breadandbrew cup, yellow backpack, left a friend, waiting at Dupont South)

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Crash Diet, Jill McCorkle (M, 20s, earbuds, Second Story bag, maroon/navy striped shirt, Dupont Circle)

Crash Diet, Jill McCorkle (M, 20s, earbuds, Second Story bag, maroon/navy striped shirt, Dupont Circle)

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TueApr 15th
Rumpole a la Carte, John Mortimer (F, 20s, purple dress with pockets(!), hair pinned up, boots, @ShakespeareinDC)

Rumpole a la Carte, John Mortimer (F, 20s, purple dress with pockets(!), hair pinned up, boots, @ShakespeareinDC)

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Smartest Guys in the Room, McLean/Elkind (F, 20s, magenta wrap dress, leather bookmark, Dupont Circle)

Smartest Guys in the Room, McLean/Elkind (F, 20s, magenta wrap dress, leather bookmark, Dupont Circle)

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MonApr 14th
Forty Signs of Rain, Kim Stanley Robinson (F, 20s, paisley scarf, glittery Toms, big gold watch, Dupont Circle)

Forty Signs of Rain, Kim Stanley Robinson (F, 20s, paisley scarf, glittery Toms, big gold watch, Dupont Circle)

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Dance w/Dragons, G.R.R. Martin (F, 20s, navy skirt, pink top, struggling to tame hair in wind, lunching in park @21st&M)

Dance w/Dragons, G.R.R. Martin (F, 20s, navy skirt, pink top, struggling to tame hair in wind, lunching in park @21st&M)

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A Measure of Freedom, Ian Carter (M, 50s, frizzy hair, flipping around, red umbrella in backpack, yawning, Red Line)

A Measure of Freedom, Ian Carter (M, 50s, frizzy hair, flipping around, red umbrella in backpack, yawning, Red Line)

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SunApr 13th
Lean In, @SherylSandberg (F, 20s, no dust jacket, lying on purple yoga mat, stuff sprawled out, Dupont grass)

Lean In, @SherylSandberg (F, 20s, no dust jacket, lying on purple yoga mat, stuff sprawled out, Dupont grass)

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Where’d You Go, Bernadette, Maria Semple (F, 30s, purple and white jacket, short hair, headband, Dupont grass)

Where’d You Go, Bernadette, Maria Semple (F, 30s, purple and white jacket, short hair, headband, Dupont grass)

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SatApr 12th
Confessions of a Shopaholic, @KinsellaSophie (F, 20s, bright green loafers, huge pink tote on lap, checking phone, Dupont Circle)

Confessions of a Shopaholic, @KinsellaSophie (F, 20s, bright green loafers, huge pink tote on lap, checking phone, Dupont Circle)

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