“Give Up the Ghost” by Cherie Claire, Happy Gris Gris Publishing, 294 pages, paperback, $9.99
New Orleans authors Sarah M. Broom and Albert Woodfox are among the 25 finalists for the 219 National Book Awards. Both authors will be appearing at the Louisiana Book Festival, which runs from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 2, in downtown Baton …
NEW YORK — Books by former Louisiana State Penitentiary inmate Albert Woodfox, New Orleans native Sarah M. Broom and Shreveport poet Jericho Brown are finalists for this year's 70th annual National Book Awards, it was announced Tuesday.
Tulane University School of Architecture professor Richard Campanella will be honored as the 20th Annual Louisiana Writer Award winner at the Louisiana Book Festival on Saturday, Nov. 2.
The East Baton Rouge Parish Library will feature Matt de la Peña in its 42nd annual author-illustrator program at 7 p.m. Oct. 3 in the Main Library, 7711 Goodwood Blvd. Admission is free and suitable for families.
Former Baton Rougean Stacey McCrory, who now lives in Mississippi, has published her first book, “I Finished High School. Now What?"