A Piece of the World   Christina Baker Kline  Joshylin Jackson The Almost Sisters

Featuring Joshilyn Jackson talking to Christina Baker Kline

#ReadNOLA is a ticketed event open to the public, a Readers' Afternoon Delight that will include
lunch with authors, panels and signings to allow readers to meet and mingle with presenting authors.  

The Sheraton New Orleans
September 17, 2017
12 noon - 4 PM (includes lunch) - $55

Register Here

No refunds after September 10th. Tickets can be transferred to another person up through September 15th.

Schedule Authors

Noon-2               The Moveable Feast of Authors Armstrong Ballroom

Emcees: MaryBeth Whalen & Ariel Lawhon, SheReads

Panel 1: STORY: The Shortest Distance to the Human Heart
Mary Alice Monroe, Beach House for Rent, The Low Country Christmas (Gallery Books)
Leah WeissIf the Creek Don't Rise (Sourcebooks)
Kim Wright, The Last Ride to Graceland (Gallery Books)
Andrea Thome, Seeds of Intention (Hesse Creek Media)
Lynette Eason, Chasing Secrets (Revell)

Panel 2: MEMOIR AND MORE: Non-fiction at it's best
Anne Bogel, Reading People: How Seeing the World through the Lens of Personality Changes Everything (Baker Books)
Tova MirvisThe Book of Separation (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt)
Jamie DeMent, Farmhouse Chef: The Recipes and Stories from My Carolina Farm (University of North Carolina Press)
Micah LeMonThe Imbible (University of Virginia Press)
Denise Kiernan
The Last Castle / The Girls of Atomic City (Touchstone)

Panel 3: NOT JUST FOR KIDS: Great Literature for Young People
Alan GratzRefugee (Scholastic Press)
Scott ReintgenNYXIA (Crown Books for Young Readers)
Sarah Tolcser, Song of the Current (Bloomsbury Children's)
Corabel Shofner, Almost Paradise: A Novel (Farrar, Straus & Giroux)


2:30-3:30    Keynote Interview with Joshilyn Jackson, The Almost Sisters (William Morrow) and Christina Baker KlineA Piece of the World (William Morrow)

Anne Bogel
Anne Bogel

Reading People: How Seeing the World Through the Lens
of Personality Changes Everything

Jamie DeMentThe Farmhouse Chef
Jamie DeMent
Farmhouse Chef: Recipes and Stories from My Carolina Farm

Lynette EasonChasing Secrets
Lynette Eason
Chasing Secrets

Alan GratzRefugee
Alan Gratz


The Girls of Atomic CityDenise KiernanThe Last Castle
Denise Kiernan
The Last Castle/The Girls of Atomic City

The Imbible
Micah LeMon

The Imbible

Tova Mirvis | photo credit Aynsley FloydThe Book of Separation
Tova Mirvis
The Book of Separation

Mary Alice MonroeBeach House for Rent
Mary Alice Monroe
Beach House for Rent

Scott ReintgenNYXIA
Scott Reintgen

Corabel Shofner
Almost Paradise: A Novel

Andrea ThomeSeeds of Intention
Andrea Thome
Seeds of Intention

Sarah TolcserSong of the Current
Sarah Tolcser
Song of the Current

Leah WeissIf the Creek Don't Rise
Leah Weiss
If the Creek Don't Rise

Kim Wright | photo credit Alan JenkinsLast Ride to Graceland
Kim Wright
Last Ride to Graceland



many thanks to

Tubby & Coo'sOctavia BooksGarden District Book Shop