Book events

BATON ROUGE

Wednesday, Sept. 2

  • KIDS’ NIGHT: 5 p.m., La Divina Italian Cafe. Join Linda Taylor, author of “LSU Alphabet Book,” for this special LSU Tiger event. Wear your purple and gold.
  • OGDEN HONORS CONVOCATION FEATURING AUTHOR MICHAEL PITRE: 7:30 p.m., LSU Student Union Theater. New Orleans writer and LSU alum Michael Pitre, author of the novel “Fives and Twenty-Fives,” will give the address. This event is free and open to the public.

HAMMOND

Tuesday, Sept. 1

  • BOOK SIGNING: 1-3 p.m., Southeastern Louisiana University Bookstore in the War Memorial Student Union. Howard C. Nichols, emeritus professor of history, will be signing his book “Stories of a Rivertown: Covington, Louisiana at 200 Years.” He will read at 2 p.m.

LIVINGSTON

Tuesday, Sept. 1

  • EBOOK LAUNCH PARTY & NOOK GIVEAWAY: various times, Livingston Parish Library branches. Learn more about the new eBook service. For specific times, call the branch or visit www.mylpl.info.