Attending Exhibitors

Attending exhibitors, please carefully read the email you'll receive about a week before the festival as it will contain information you need to know regarding where to park, where to check in, etc.


    64 Parishes

    Sponsor Tents

    64 Parishes is a quarterly magazine of Louisiana history and culture published by the Louisiana Endowment for the Humanties.


    Acadia Authors Collective

    Exhibitor Tents

    Authors of mysteries, romance, and historical fiction

    Acadian House Publishing

    Exhibitor Tents

    Books by Lafayette, Louisiana-based publisher, covering Louisiana history, heritage, food, culture, biographies, and sports, including Skip Bertman's Everything Matters in Baseball.

    Adult Literacy Advocates

    Exhibitors' Row

    Adult Literacy Advocates helps adults in the Baton Rouge area achieve personal, employment, and financial goals by improving their literacy skills.

    Doris T. Alexander

    Exhibitors' Row

    Doris T. Alexander is a community leader based in Baker, Louisiana. She is the author of the memoir Thornton Thoughts and a proud mother and grandmother.


    Exhibitors' Row

    From enchanting storybooks to whimsical apparel and accessories, each item is thoughtfully designed to inspire and empower young minds.

    Arcadia Publishing

    Exhibitor Tents

    For over 20 years, Arcadia Publishing has reconnected people to their community, their neighbors, and their past.

    Artvoices Books

    Exhibitors' Row

    Artvoices Books: We publish artist monographs, children's, and poetry books. Our concept and focus: artists and authors who are important and relevant.

    Aurora Book Company

    Exhibitors' Row

    ABC is an independent company that publishes good reads at good prices. If you like reading fantasies and mysteries, this is the stop for you.


    Balance of Seven

    Exhibitors' Row

    Balance of Seven is a small, independent press dedicated to providing a platform for new and underrepresented voices that may otherwise not be heard.

    Joedy Barnes, Author of the
    Malcom Explains Series

    Exhibitor Tents

    Black positive kids' books

    Belle Point Press

    Exhibitor Tents

    Belle Point Press is a regional small press that celebrates the literary culture and community of the American Mid-South.

    Books Along the Teche
    Literary Festival

    Exhibitor Tents

    We host an annual literary festival featuring one Great Southern Writer and other author/panelists. 2024 featured author is Natalie Baszile.

    Alexis Braud

    Exhibitor Tents

    I offer some of my books as well as original illustrations, art, handmade bookmarks, and other reading ephemera.

    A.C. Burns

    Exhibitors' Row

    I Was Just Thinking Of You for One Thousand Years: A Collection of Poems for Love Addicts is A.C. Burns' much anticipated assemblage of poetry based on his romantic experiences.


    Cajun Kids Adventures
    Book Series

    Exhibitor Tents

    Cajun Kids Adventures is a Louisiana based chapter book series for ages 8 and up. We will also have Cajun Kids merchandise.

    Carpe Librum

    Exhibitor Tents

    Book totes, shirts, and other handmade goods with Carpe Librum's signature typewriter designs

    Exhibitors' Row

    Handmade magnetic bookmarks

    Clare Castleberry

    Exhibitors' Row

    Southern Gothic and dark romance author

    Children's and Adult Poetry Books

    Exhibitors' Row

    Children's and adult poetry books specializing in culture and positive affirmations

    Classic Rock Songs Revealed

    Exhibitors' Row

    In this two-volume set, more than 50 songwriters and producers share what went into the writing and recording of over 270 classic rock and folk songs from the 60s, 70s, and 80s.

    Celeste Saves the City
    by Courtney Kelly Books

    Exhibitor Tents

    Follow the life of a girl in New Orleans who becomes a civil engineer to save the city from flooding after being forced to evacuate due to Katrina.

    Conditional Surrender Trilogy

    Exhibitors' Row

    Historical fiction drama and alternative worldview by author Merrill Hardy.

    The Conundrum Bookshop

    Exhibitor Tents

    Southern Literature and books focused on our region including, but not limited to, fiction, cookbooks, gardening, and children's books.


    Department of Culture, Recreation and Tourism

    Exhibitor Tents

    Find out all the ways you can #FeedYourSoul in Louisiana by visiting the DCRT booth,, and

    The Disease: One Man's Journey Through a Life
    with Leprosy

    Exhibitor Tents

    The Disease: One Man's Journey Through a Life with Leprosy is a memoir of one person's fortitude to live the best life possible no matter what the circumstances.

    The Dixie Apocalypse
    by Richard Fossey

    Exhibitors' Row

    In this near-future, post-apocalyptic novel, retired lawyer-turned-professor Willoughby Burns finds himself trying to survive against hunger and deadly threats in southern Louisiana.

    Double Trouble Press

    Exhibitor Tents

    Books written by dyslexic, 11-year-old twins, Zariah & Zoë. Zariah is an award-winning author of the Lulu series. @BooksByZariah @GraphicBooksByZoe

    Dreadful Times Press /
    Author Ashon Ruffins

    Exhibitor Tents

    Horror/Thriller Books

    Rebecca Duley, Poet

    Exhibitors' Row

    Rebecca Duley's debut book of poetry, Beyond the Surface; a book of poems inspired by nature, memories, and love


    East Baton Rouge Parish Library

    Bookmobile and Tents at intersection of Spanish Town Road and North 4th Street

    The East Baton Rouge Parish Library provides a host of engaging programs, services, and resources to the community via 14 locations, open daily, plus a robust outreach service.


    Fertile Repository: People Program Poets of New Orleans

    Exhibitors' Row

    Fertile Repository: People Program Poets of New Orleans contains 96 poems and 31 illustrations, some by noted artists Craig Berthold, Lisette Copping, and Miriam Hirsch, and a history of People Program.

    Stephanie Fournet

    Exhibitor Tents

    Bestselling author of contemporary romance and romantic comedy


    GBR Chapter - National Federation of the Blind
    of Louisiana

    Exhibitors' Row

    Our Greater Baton Rouge Chapter of the National Federation of the Blind of Louisiana provides information, referral, education, and advocacy for blind individuals and their families in our community.

    Sophia Gehring, Author

    Exhibitors' Row

    Sophia Gehring, age fourteen, is returning to her favorite book festival for the second time. She is thrilled to showcase her work this October.

    Green Leaf Ink

    Exhibitor Tents

    Grief Unwrapped: Discovering Joy in a Season of Sorrow
    Northeast Louisiana: A Community of Innovations
    -Dr. Woods Watson


    Author, Artist, and Illustrator
    Pam Gale Hallman

    Exhibitors' Row

    Willow and Friends on Lake D'Arbonne children's book series - Willow, a young girl, her dog Sweetie, cat Tigger, and wildlife friends have various adventures around Farmerville and Lake D'Arbonne.

    The Historic New Orleans Collection

    Sponsor Tents

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

    Horror Novels

    Exhibitor Tents

    Matthew R. Miller, Horror Writer


    I Dig Me & Company, LLC

    Exhibitors' Row

    I Dig Me & Company sells children's books, kids CDs, youth and adult character T-shirts, and character affirmation posters.

    "I Just Want to Be ME!"
    Says Achoo the Bee

    Exhibitor Tents

    Achoo the Bee will inspire children to turn what makes them different and unique into their own superpower!

    If I Only Had 25 Hours
    in a Day…

    by Melinda Turner

    Exhibitors' Row

    If I Only Had 25 Hours in a Day… is an inspirational book to get you "Refocused, Redirected, and Renewed." Also "Living my Best Life" t-shirts.


    Shelley Jinks Johnson

    Exhibitors' Row

    Author of book Pretty Little Widow, debut collection of poetry on love, loss, and living

    d. washingon jones, author

    Exhibitors' Row

    Dynamic illustrated childrens' books: I'm Glad I'm Not a Zombie; Sonny, the King of Cats; and Douglas, the Runaway Christmas Tree

    Junior League of Baton Rouge's River Road Recipes

    Exhibitors' Row

    Share in the secrets of fine Creole and Cajun cooking with the Junior League of Baton Rouge's award-winning cookbook series, River Road Recipes.


    Kel's Educational Corner

    Exhibitors' Row

    Early childhood to 8th grade educational materials

    Author Stone Keye

    Exhibitor Tents

    Books written by local authors - Urban Fantasy and other genres

    Krishna Life

    Exhibitor Tents

    Art, cookbooks, and books that help you get free from stress

    Krishna West,
    Baton Rouge

    Exhibitors' Row

    Discussions on the ancient spiritual values presented in the Bhagavad-gita and their application in our contemporary world.

    Steve Kubicek,
    Award-winning Inspirational Author

    Exhibitors' Row

    Up and In: Seven Keys to Unlocking Your Potential, motivational nonfiction, and Visibly Struck, an inspiring novel based on true experiences of George Washington


    Author Sherry D. Lewis

    Exhibitors' Row

    Fantasy and romance books

    Sci-Fi/History and Beyond Books by Terry Lindsey

    Exhibitors' Row

    Books: Sticks and Stones; Flicker of Promise; A Chime in Time; One Cubic Yard. Explore a utopic non-verbal world. Look to the past for life's purpose. Interact with short stories. Seven days of creation, what's next?

    Livingston Press,
    University of West Alabama

    Exhibitor Tents

    Contemporary fiction/poetry

    Louisiana Public Broadcasting

    Sponsor Tents

    LPB provides Louisiana with entertaining, intelligent programs showcasing the people, places, and history of our state. As Louisiana's largest classroom, we're dedicated to helping children through numerous educational outreach programs.

    Loveday Funck Art

    Exhibitors' Row

    Books, decks, and fairy tale themed art with a surreal twist

    Deborah Lynne /
    Rebecca Lawrence

    Exhibitors' Row

    Inspirational fiction and nonfiction books / Inspirational verse

    LSU Department of English

    Exhibitor Tents

    Information about literacy, cultural programs/events, faculty publications, New Delta Review, and Delta literary journal.

    LSU Libraries and
    Friends of the LSU Libraries

    Exhibitor Tents

    Services to the public and Friends of the LSU Libraries Annual Book Bazaar Save the Date!

    LSU Press

    Exhibitor Tents

    One of the South's leading scholarly publishers, LSU Press is noted for its books on southern history, literature, the Civil War, Louisiana culture, music, food, fiction, and poetry.

    Luna Press

    Exhibitor Tents

    Founded in New Orleans, Luna Press is dedicated to publishing beautiful illustrated books that emphasize the correspondence between words and images.


    Author Erica Jones Massey

    Exhibitors' Row

    Unbagged is a collection of poetry that explores relationships, motherhood, loss, and whimsy in a raw, emotion-evoking tone.

    Dr. Theresa McKenzie

    Exhibitors' Row

    I am a personal development coach and will be presenting my newly published book related to mental health.

    Monarch Books

    Exhibitors' Row

    We lift BIPOC voices through curated collections of books, goods, and products to elevate underrepresented communities. Curated for the Culture.

    Kimberly Mullins, Author

    Exhibitor Tents

    Books -Young adult (YA) and adult historical fiction


    New Delta Review

    Exhibitor Tents

    NDR is an online literary and arts journal produced by graduate students at LSU. We will have chapbooks that we publish available for purchase.

    Nicole's Creations

    Exhibitors' Row

    Book art, decorative compact mirrors, and decorative ring holders

    Ninety-Eight Years, Eleven Months, Nineteen Days

    Exhibitor Tents

    An inspiring tribute to my dad, Albany Devers of Shreveport, that describes a life well-lived in the almost 100 years he was blessed with.

    Jessica Deen Norris,
    Middle-Grade & YA Epic Fantasy

    Exhibitors' Row

    Epic fantasy perfect for middle school age on up. Enter an adventure full of dragons, elemental magic, humor, friendship, and classic good versus evil.


    OffBeat Magazine

    Sponsor Tents

    Louisiana's music and culture magazine


    Author: Marcus Page /
    Mance Davis

    Exhibitors' Row

    A multi-talented author of several books. He embodies various forms of literature with his creative writing and unique formats.

    Exhibitor Tents

    Five favorite Gulf Coast books written by Perry Guy

    Pelican Publishing

    Exhibitor Tents

    Pelican Publishing has been publishing quality books since 1926 and, as an imprint of Arcadia Publishing, continues to push the perceptions of Southern publishing while remaining focused on stories for readers of all ages, including the popular Pelican Publishing Children's Books.


    Exhibitors' Row

    P.R.E.A.C.H. is a ministry committed to the three C's of literacy: competence in basic life skills, computerization, and commerce.

    Psychological Mystery & Classic Science Fiction

    Exhibitors' Row

    Edward G. Gauthier's first novel: Director Guy; second novel: Invasion of the Dream Wheel


    New Release Suspense Thriller Recollection

    Exhibitors' Row

    Recollection: the thought-provoking debut suspense thriller from Louisiana radio personality Jeremiah Beck!

    Renee Hayes Books

    Exhibitor Tents

    Children's rhyming picture books

    Roishina Writes, LLC

    Exhibitor Tents

    Author/Blogger of inspirational fiction


    Saint Charles Press

    Exhibitors' Row

    Take a Ride on a Streetcar and other local interest books

    Lauren Sevier &
    Abbie Lynn Smith

    Exhibitors' Row

    Authors and their books

    Award-winning author,
    M. Scott Smallwood

    Exhibitors' Row

    Autographed copies of The Thrilling Adventures of the Secluded Man and The Wondrous Tale of the Mysterious Mystic, along with associated merch.

    The Smirch of Mardi Gras

    Exhibitor Tents

    The Smirch of Mardi Gras is a tongue-in-cheek tale of a character, the Smirch, who loves Mardi Gras so very much.

    Books by Adam J Smith

    Exhibitors' Row

    Author - fiction books, adventure, mystery, horror, children's books

    Society of Children's Book Writers & Illustrators

    Exhibitors' Row

    Children's books from authors and illustrators representing the Louisiana and Mississippi SCBWI region

    The Sound of Inches
    by Maven Lofrie

    Exhibitors' Row

    Books, pens, t-shirts, and hoodie outfits

    Southern Christian Writers

    Exhibitors' Row

    Inspirational and educational prose and poetry

    The Southern Review

    Exhibitor Tents

    The Southern Review, a literary journal published quarterly at LSU, features fiction, poetry, and non-fiction essays from many award-winning authors and poets.

    State Library of Louisiana

    Exhibitor Tents

    The State Library provides Louisianans access to a wide array of print and electronic resources, including the archival Louisiana Collection and the Louisiana Library Connection databases.


    Talking Books and Braille Library

    Exhibitor Tents

    Housed in the State Library of Louisiana, the Talking Books and Braille Library is a free service for qualified Louisianans whose visual or physical impairments cause difficulty reading standard books and print.

    TRP: The University Press
    of SHSU

    Exhibitor Tents

    Housed at Sam Houston State University, Texas Review Press publishes books of poetry, fiction, and creative and scholarly nonfiction, since 1979.

    True Love: Not Like in the Movies

    Exhibitor Tents

    True Love takes the reader on a journey of transformation and empowerment through the path of self-love. Explore what True Love has to offer you.

    Tobey Truestory

    Exhibitors' Row

    Printed copies of my novels and graphic novels and prints of artwork


    UL Press

    Exhibitor Tents

    UL Press is the world's largest publisher focusing on Louisiana books.

    USL History Book

    Exhibitors' Row

    A Brief History of the University of Southwestern Louisiana, 1900-1960


    Vanagon to Louisiana
    by Joseph Trussell

    Exhibitors' Row

    A man and his van's 3000-mile exploration of grief and identity, humor and heartache, and what remains of the people and places we leave behind.

    Volunteers in Public Schools

    Exhibitors' Row

    EveryBody Reads, EveryOne Counts, Partners in Education


    Hadiatou Wann,
    Award-winning Author

    Exhibitors' Row

    Nonfiction and realistic fiction books for adults and children

    Wesselhoeft Traded to The Enemy

    Exhibitor Tents

    Wesselhoeft Traded to the Enemy is the true story of an innocent six-year-old American boy who was interned then traded to the Nazis into the dangerous war zone of WWII.

    West Baton Rouge Museum

    Exhibitor Tents

    Regional history museum promoting exhibits and programs

    Whispers Dancing in the Dark Winds by Demario Tyson

    Exhibitors' Row

    Whispers Dancing in the Dark Winds is a supernatural thriller novel by Demario Tyson. It was awarded a five-star readers' favorite.

    Women Survivors in Business

    Exhibitors' Row

    Therapeutic autobiography and companion clinical workbook to help heal adult survivors of childhood trauma

    Words in Webb

    Exhibitors' Row

    Book 1: I'm Best As Me!
    Book 2: I Discovered My Strength!

    WRKF Baton Rouge
    Public Radio

    Sponsor Tents

    Locally-owned source of NPR news serving South Louisiana with news and cultural programming, including reporting on the Louisiana legislature. Since 1980, area donors have funded this nonprofit radio station.


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