Jump Start Your Holiday Shopping at Season’s Readings

Join Faye Phillips, Billy Cannon and LSU Press for the annual holiday book and journal sale


Golden Band

A copy of “The Golden Band from Tigerland,” signed by author Faye Phillips, is just one of the many title and author opportunities available at Season's Readings on Nov. 29.LSU Press

BATON ROUGE – As part of LSU’s Holiday Spectacular, LSU Press and The Southern Review welcome shoppers to the annual Season’s Readings book and journal sale, with gift ideas for everyone’s shopping list.

This year’s Season’s Readings takes place on Tuesday, Nov. 29, from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. at the Club at LSU Union Square. The event boasts a wide array of great titles at 20 percent off, more than a dozen local authors and free gift wrapping. Enjoy complimentary hors d’oeuvres, coffee and a cash bar while shopping for great books and get to mingle with local authors. Free parking will be available from 4:30 to 8:30 in the Union Square Parking Garage.

A copy of “The Golden Band from Tigerland,” signed by author Faye Phillips will hit just the right note with the music fans in your life, while armchair historians will pore over Stanley Nelson’s tireless investigation into Klan murders of the 1960s in “Devils Walking.” Aviation expert Vincent P. Caire, cocktail connoisseur Liz Williams, and poets Alison Pelegrin and Ava Leavell Haymon will also be in attendance to sign copies of their books, along with Billy Cannon and his biographer, Charles deGravelles.

Special guests will be in attendance to sign copies of LSU Press books:

Many other LSU Press titles and issues of The Southern Review will be available for sale. The Club on Union Square is located at the corner of Highland Road and Raphael Semmes, across Highland from the LSU Union.

For more information on Season’s Readings please contact LSU Press at 225-578-8282 or visit www.lsupress.org. The event is presented with support from the LSU Barnes & Noble.



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