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Official BookCrossing Zones

Here is a list of Official BookCrossing Zones (OBCZs) in the Washington, D.C., Metropolitan area. If you know of a place that should be on this list, please contact us or just leave a reply on this page.


Birdie’s Cafe
OBCZ Page:
Address: 233 E. Main St., Westminster, Maryland
Location: The cabinet of books hangs in the wall in the back room.
Other info: Wi-fi available (ask for the password) 
Brookville Barbers & Hairstylists
OBCZ Page:
Address: 7015 Brookville Road, Chevy Chase, MD 20815
Location: The book case is on your left as you come in the front door.
Other info: Hours are Monday-Friday 9-7; Saturday 8-6; Sunday 9-5. John P, Owner 301-951-5203


Cici’s Pizza of Leesburg
OBCZ Page:
Address: 500 Fort Evans Road NE, Leesburg, Virginia 20176


Sheraton Crystal City Hotel
OBCZ Page:
Address: 1800 Jefferson Davis Highway, Arlington, VA 22202
Location: Shelves to the left of the check-in desk by the main entrance.
How to get there: Across the street from the Crystal City Metro stop, hotel parking garage ($), street parking ($ on weekdays; free on weekends).
Other info: This OBCZ is at the venue where the 2011 BookCrossing Convention was held, so be sure to leave good books, be quiet and respectful, and thank the staff when you visit the OBCZ!


Soho Tea & Coffee (Dupont Circle)
OBCZ Page:
Bookshelf: N/A
Address: 2150 P St. NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20037
Location: To the right of the cash register, on the second shelf of the bookshelves that are along the wall (under the overhead menus)


Starbucks (near Springfield Mall)
OBCZ Page:
Bookshelf: N/A
Address: 6525-B Frontier Drive, Springfield, Virginia 22150
Location: When entering through the door facing Frontier Drive, it is immediately on your left.


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