The Reading LifeL Betsy Prioleau, Olivia Clare Friedman
Susan Larson interviews Betsy Prioleau, whose new book is ‘Diamonds and Deadlines, A Tale of Greed, Deceit, and a Female Tycoon in the Gilded Age’ and Olivia Clare Friedman about her novel, ‘Here Lies.’
Karen White kicks off a weekend celebrating the release of her latest novel, “The Shop on Royal Street,” with a reception Friday, March 25 from 4-7 p.m. For more information and tickets to all the events, go to gardendistrictbookshop.com.
The Tennessee Williams & New Orleans Literary Festival continues through March 27, and the Saints and Sinners LGBTQ Literary Festival is March 25-27. Featured speakers include Jami Attenberg, Jericho Brown, Olivia Clare Friedman, Mary Gauthier, Roy Hoffman, Ladee Hubbard, Rickie Lee Jones, Glen Pitre, Betsy Prioleau, and Tom Sancton. Check out tennesseewilliams.net or sasfest.org for more info.
Ariadne Blayde launches her new novel, “Ash Tuesday,” Tuesday, March 29 from 6-7:30 pm at Anna's bar in the Marigny, presented by Blue Cypress Books.
Books Along the Teche Literary Festival: Celebrating Great Southern Writers and Louisiana Culture in Dave Robicheaux's hometown will be held April 1-3, 2022 in New Iberia, Louisiana. For information, visit booksalongthetecheliteraryfestival.com or check out the Facebook page. Featured guest is Osha Davidson.