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Harambee Books & Artworks, an independent bookstore based in Old Town of Alexandria VA, serves the Washington DC metropolitan area with a wide selection of best-selling books, exclusive artworks, and fashionable apparels. We also provide educational resources, reading programs, and community-based events to improve literacy skills and foster parental engagement. Harambee Books & Artworks was conceived to achieve our mission of literacy education as a fundamental human right for all. The company's philosophy is to empower and educate people by providing quality resources and services. Come and browse our unique selection of books and hard-to-find classic literature by and about people of African descent. HARAMBEE, means "working together" in Swahili.

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Harambee Books & Artworks, Inc. 

1132 Prince Street

Alexandria , Virginia 22314

By phone:
(703) 299-2591 (between 10:30am and 6:30pm est)
(703) 299-2592  (Fax)

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