Attending Exhibitors

2015 Exhibitors

89.3 WRKF

Sponsor Tents

News, information and entertainment radio celebrating 35 years of member support as a community nonprofit. 89.3 WRKF–discover with us!

225 Magazine

Sponsor Tents

225 is a monthly magazine and website providing entertainment, food and cultural news about the Baton Rouge community.


Acadia Authors Collective

Exhibitor Tent B

Book signings by Jack Caldwell, Juliette Cross, A. S. Fenichel, Scarlet Hawthorne, George Sanchez and Colette Saucier.

Adult Literacy Advocates

Exhibitors' Row

Adult Literacy Advocates helps adults in the Greater Baton Rouge area achieve their personal, professional and family-focused goals by improving their literacy skills.

The Adventures of the Swamp Kids

Exhibitors' Row

Exciting new children's book series for ages 4-10 features a musically rhyming format in a Cajun-inspired setting, written by Louisiana author Leif Pedersen and illustrated by Tim Banfell.

Raheem D. Allen
Author of the I Am Rick Trilogy

Exhibitors' Row

I Am Rick book trilogy by 18-year-old author Raheem D. Allen.

The Animals' Secret Krewe

Exhibitors' Row

An entertaining tale of Mardi Gras in the bayou, written by Louisiana authors.

Authors Circle Louisiana

Exhibitors' Row

A Baton Rouge area authors club organized to assist fellow published authors in the promotion of their works.


Baton Rouge Cartoonist Society

Exhibitors' Row

Books and comics by Louisiana artists.

Baton Rouge Writers Workshop

Exhibitors' Row

This interactive writing group meets to share information, motivation and opportunity for writers to sharpen their skills. Our authors share their experience and published works—and you can, too!

John Baur, Author

Exhibitors' Row

John Baur is the author of Chrissie Warren: Pirate Hunter, a young adult adventure novel about a girl who disguises herself as a boy and sails to the Caribbean to rescue her father from pirates.

Bayou Bindery Hand Book Binding

Exhibitor Tent B

Bayou Bindery provides cloth and leather restoration, new bindings, custom albums, clamshell boxes and slipcases using archival materials.

Bayou Magazine & UNO Press

Exhibitors' Row

Bayou is a national literary magazine seeking exceptional work from both emerging and established writers that is published by the University of New Orleans Press.



C-SPAN multimedia bus located at the intersection of
Spanish Town Road & North Fourth Street

C-SPAN2's Book TV is television for serious readers. Every weekend, watch 48 hours of top nonfiction books, featuring history, biography and current events.

Cheryl Campos

Exhibitors' Row

Treasure, a Louisiana history/mystery, and Prince of River Road, a murder mystery, by Cheryl Campos.

Joyce Richards Case

Exhibitors' Row

Prichard Family series of historical Christian novels by Joyce Richards Case.

KeKe Chanel

Exhibitors' Row

Keke Chanel is an author, blogger and entrepreneur. Mainly a suspense writer, she also loves to explore other genres.

Classic Hits 103.3

Remote Broadcasting Van

Classic hits for Baton Rouge.

Confetti Park, Children's Media

Exhibitors' Row

Louisiana children's media workshop, radio show and podcast.

Cypress Tree Publishing

Exhibitors' Row

Fine instructional, inspirational and coffee table books.


Dancing in the Devil's Shadow

Exhibitors' Row

A thriller set in south Louisiana and the oft-requested sequel to Rising from Darkness.

Colette Delacroix

Exhibitors' Row

What Color Is Love? is a charming children's book, focused on teaching colors by building our diverse world one color and one image at a time.

Department of Culture, Recreation
and Tourism

Department of Culture, Recreation and Tourism Tent

Highlighting the Atchafalaya National Heritage Area, Louisiana Scenic Byways, Louisiana Seafood, Capitol Park Museum, Office of Cultural Development, State Library of Louisiana, Louisiana Office of State Parks, Louisiana Office of Tourism and Volunteer Louisiana.

Diocese of Baton Rouge
Archives Department

Exhibitor Tent A

Resources for genealogy research and Catholic Church history in southeast Louisiana.

Dream Training, #1 Children's Book

Exhibitors' Row

Dream Training is a practical guide for today's youth to achieve their dreams.


EDC Publishing / Usborne Books & More

Exhibitor Tent B

Usborne and Kane Miller books are exciting, engaging and educational books available for children.

East Baton Rouge Parish Library

Bookmobile and tents located at the intersection of
Spanish Town Road & North Fourth Street

Visit the library's digital Bookmobile and get a sneak peek at the spring One Book,One Community title.


Fairy Surreal

Exhibitors' Row

Literary-inspired art and jewelry.

Five Seasons

Exhibitors' Row

A guide to seasonal cooking.

Flannery O'Connor Review
Andalusia Farm

Exhibitors' Row

Books and journals relating to author Flannery O'Connor.

Friends of the Louisiana Museum of Natural History Foundation

Exhibitor Tent A

Friends of the Louisiana Museum of Natural History Foundation is an independent citizens' group that supports the Louisiana Museum of Natural History with the long-term goal of building a new museum equaling or surpassing other major state museums of natural history.

The Fun Adventures of Puff and Bean

Exhibitor Tent B

A new children's book by R.W. Raymond.


GamePlay Wear

Exhibitor Tent B

Original T-shirts and custom screen printing available.

Gary Books

Exhibitors' Row

Fiction for kids, young adults and adult readers.

Geaux Vintage Market

Exhibitor Tent B

Vintage and historical books, postcards, documents, letters and other paper ephemera.

GoTracee Publishing, LLC
The Demon Slayer's Handbook,
Books 1 and 2

Exhibitors' Row

A self-help book series on deep healing from spirit to body.

Grace in Words

Exhibitors' Row

A ministry of First Presbyterian Church offering books, devotional guides and study resources, featuring the works of Gerrit Dawson and friends.

Guignol: a Tale of Escalating Horror

Exhibitors' Row

An illustrated tale of Halloween horror from New Orleans creators Brett Schwaner and Keith Hogan.


Gisele Haralson, Author

Exhibitors' Row

Self-help/inspirational literature by Gisele Haralson.

Jae Henderson

Exhibitors' Row

Jae Henderson has received rave reviews for her inspirational romance trilogy, Someday; Someday, Too; and Forever and a Day. She recently released her first book of short stories, Things Every Good Woman Should Know.

The Historic New Orleans Collection

Sponsor Tents

The Historic New Orleans Collection is a museum, research center and publisher dedicated to preserving the history and culture of New Orleans and the Gulf South.

Hollywood on the Bayou

Exhibitors' Row

Preserving Louisiana's rich film history through our reference books, full color reproduction film prints, exhibits, lectures, research and website.

LTG Russel L. Honoré (Ret.)

Exhibitors' Row

Author and public speaker dedicated to creating a "Culture of Preparedness."

Hood Struggle

Exhibitors' Row

Devin Guillard is the author of the novel Hood Struggle.

Linda Whittington Hurst,
Children's Author

Exhibitors' Row

Picture books, middle grade novels, teaching tools and children's coloring books.


Inspirational Treasures:
Getting in Tune with Self

by Ms. B.

Exhibitors' Row

This inspirational paperback outlines everyday issues such as suicide, friendship, depression, love, divorce and family. Getting in tune with self is easier when mind and attitude are transformed.

Inspired Books

Exhibitor Tent B

Picture books for children.


JATAL Enterprises, Inc.

Exhibitors' Row

Books of poetry and prose.


Lizy Jacob, Author

Exhibitors' Row

Three compelling books by Lizy Jacob.

b. collette juneau

Exhibitors' Row

Writer b. colette tells the stories of French traditions that she grew up with in Avoyelles Parish and that are still practiced today and debuts hand-painted stockings and Magic Filé Mélange.

Junior League of Baton Rouge:
River Road Recipes

Exhibitors' Row

River Road Recipes is the Junior League of Baton Rouge's award-winning community cookbook series featuring classic Cajun and Creole cuisine.


LSU English Department

Exhibitor Tent A

The LSU English Department provides information about programs and events, a display of faculty publications, New Delta Review and Delta literary journals and prizes from The Dickens Project.

LSU Libraries

Exhibitor Tent A

LSU Libraries offer many services to the public.

LSU Press

Exhibitor Tent A

Celebrating its 80th anniversary in 2015, LSU Press is noted for its books on southern history and literature, the Civil War, Louisiana culture, music, food, fiction and poetry.

LSU School of Library
& Information Science

Exhibitor Tent A

Learn about exciting new developments and programs at LSU's School of Library and Information Science in the College of Human Sciences and Education. SLIS: We Make Connections.

Maurice Le Gardeur
Bards Press

Exhibitor Tent B

Three illustrated titles by local award-winning author: a satire, Carnival in New Orleans: A Fantasy; a book of poetry, Gulf Coast Stimulus Package; and a book of cartoons, Mona's Law & Disorder.

L. A. Lewis

Exhibitors' Row

Novels, motivational books and personalized books.

Louisiana Endowment for the Humanities

Sponsor Tents

The Louisiana Endowment for the Humanities provides all Louisianians access to their rich, shared and diverse historical, literary and cultural heritage through grant-supported outreach programs, family literacy and adult reading initiatives, teacher professional development institutes, publications, film and radio documentaries, museum exhibitions, cultural tourism, public lectures, library projects and other public humanities programming.

Louisiana Inspirational Writer Pam Wagers

Exhibitors' Row

The inspirational book Does Your Plate Runneth Over? by Pam Wagers shares a true story to help readers get through difficult times with God's help.

Louisiana Public Broadcasting

Sponsor Tents

LPB provides informative, educational and entertaining television and Web programs that showcase Louisiana's unique history, art and culture.

Luck Books

Exhibitors' Row

Books that are delightfully dysfunctional by David Luck.

Deborah Lynne

Exhibitors' Row

Inspirational romance/suspense by Deborah Lynne.


MVL/Imagine That Publishing

Exhibitor Tent B

MVL/Imagine That is a private nonprofit publishing company with more than 30 published books for children, young adults and adults.

Martha Gabour Manuel, LLC

Exhibitor Tent B

Louisiana-based murder/suspense novels.

Maximum Devastation
by Neil C. Hall

Exhibitors' Row

Maximum Devastation foretells the coming of ISIS in an action-filled conspiracy to use a stolen nuclear weapon to take control of the power and oil in Iraq.

Mixed Nuts Publishing

Exhibitors' Row

Children's storybook Georges the Goose from Toulouse Who Only Ate Couscous.

Nicole Lanier Montez, Author

Exhibitors' Row

Poetry books and a spoken word CD for all generations.

John R. Morella, Ph.D., Author

Exhibitors' Row

Nonfiction books that address understanding psychotherapy and choosing an appropriate mental health provider, and provide parenting guidelines and a positive look at teens.


National Federation of the Blind of Louisiana, Greater Baton Rouge Chapter

Exhibitors' Row

The Greater Baton Rouge chapter of the NFB of Louisiana is changing what it means to be blind through public education and fundraising for community service projects.

Northwestern State University
Department of English, Foreign Languages, and Cultural Studies

Exhibitor Tent A

NSU's Department of English, Foreign Language, and Cultural Studies offers undergraduate and graduate English degrees that provide students many opportunities, and a minor in Foreign Languages that exposes students to the different languages, literatures and cultures of Spanish- and French-speaking countries.


Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at LSU (OLLI at LSU)

Exhibitors' Row

OLLI at LSU offers a variety of intellectually stimulating and diverse noncredit courses and activities for adults aged 50 and over.


Pelican Publishing Company

Exhibitors' Row

One of the largest independent general trade publishers in the South, Pelican Publishing Company focuses on cookbooks, children's books, biographies, inspirational titles, books of regional interest and history, particularly Civil War history.

la plume de ma tante

Exhibitor Tent B

Books and watercolors.


River Road Press

Exhibitor Tent B

River Road Press is a full-service publishing company committed to publishing the highest quality books and encouraging collaboration and artistic partnership with its authors, illustrators, photographers and artists.

Rommel is Dead

Exhibitors' Row

Controversial alternative history of World War II.

Royal Dancing by Trinity Ritchie

Exhibitors' Row

Children's book by a young author.

Royal Writers Guild

Exhibitor Tent A

Self-published hard copies and e-books by writers and poets in various genres.

Running on Empty

Exhibitors' Row

Running on Empty is a book of poetry by Stephanie and Bennie Kirk.


Saint Charles Press

Exhibitors' Row

Saint Charles Press has a new title available, The Soldier and the Camellia by Andreé Maduell.

Thomas Savage, Bookseller

Exhibitors' Row

Used and out-of-print books.

Grace Vidrine Sibley

Exhibitors' Row

Sibley chronicles desegregating a rural Louisiana school district alone at age 16, enduring homelessness in Chicago's slums and tolerating cancer while pregnant with twins. She shares meditations that helped her survive. She also offers a book of Bible stories, musical plays and poems that will dramatically strengthen your faith in God's power, action and love.

The Southern Review

Exhibitor Tent A

The Southern Review, published quarterly at LSU, celebrates its 80th anniversary in 2015. The journal features fiction, poetry and nonfiction from many award-winning authors and poets.

Southern Yellow Pine Publishing

Exhibitors' Row

Southern Yellow Pine promotes and publishes quality southern authors throughout the Southeast.

Allyn M. Stotz

Exhibitors' Row

Children's picture books by Allyn Stotz.


Janelle Toussant, Author

Exhibitors' Row

Janelle Toussant is the author of the children's book Patience, Grasshopper and the novel Ninth Ward Blues.


Karen Ullo, Wiseblood Books

Exhibitors' Row

Karen Ullo's Jennifer the Damned marries vampire romance with literary tradition.

University of Louisiana at Lafayette Press

Exhibitor Tent A

UL Press publishes books on Louisiana's unique culture and history.


Visit Baton Rouge

Mobile Cart

Visit Baton Rouge is your official travel resource. With so many reasons to celebrate, there's never been a better time to explore Baton Rouge!

Ollie Porche Voelker

Exhibitors' Row

Home at Last: An Acadian Journey and A Silver Lining: From Acadie to Louisiana are historical fiction books about the deportation of the Acadians from Nova Scotia between 1755 and 1758.


Wagging Tales Press

Exhibitors' Row

With stories so good you'll be begging for more, Wagging Tales Press has something for everyone in the family – tall to small!

Larkin Weber Jr., Author

Exhibitors' Row

Larkin Weber Jr. is the author of the new book Black X: God Hand.

West Baton Rouge Museum

Exhibitor Tent A

The West Baton Rouge Museum tells the story of Louisiana sugar plantation heritage from the antebellum period to the Civil Rights Era.

White Bird Publications, LLC

Exhibitor Tent B

Fiction, nonfiction, children's and young adult books; cookbooks; and poetry.


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.

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