Philip Melancon is the resident piano player at the Pontchartrain Hotel and owner of the Neutral Ground Coffeehouse.
12:15 p.m. to 12:45 p.m.
Storyteller and Musician
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.