Pamela Ewen is the author of the nonfiction Faith on Trial, and five novels, including the Moon in the Mango Tree, honored with the Eudora Welty Memorial Award by the National League of American Pen Women. Ewen’s newest novel, The Queen of Paris, reveals Coco Chanel’s controversial struggles during WWII in Nazi-occupied Paris; it will be released next year by Blackstone Publishing. Ewen also serves as President of the Northshore Literary Society.
1:45 p.m. to 2:15 p.m.
State Capitol Building, House Committee Room 4
My Grandmother Danced
2:30 p.m. to 3:15 p.m.
Barnes & Noble Bookselling Tent
Book-loving volunteers are essential to the Louisiana Book Festival's success. Whether it's escorting authors, guiding visitors, selling refreshments, working with children in the Young Readers Pavilion or other fun and rewarding assignments, the Louisiana Book Festival wants you to join the volunteer team.