“Juke Joint Men,” a coffee-table book composed of blues-themed art, poetry and history, began with a party. Or, more precisely, a supper party.
Your kids are going to be delighted at the Books from the Bayou event from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 1, at Louisiana's Old State Capitol.
Houston writer Bryan Washington’s debut book, “Lot,” a collection of short stories, has been named winner of the 2019 Ernest J. Gaines Award for Literary Excellence.
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.