William Guion: Quercus Louisiana: The Splendid Live Oaks of Louisiana

Sunday, March 24th


Quercus Louisiana is a rare and remarkable book that follows one artist’s journey to document Louisiana’s oldest live oak trees, before they are lost and forgotten.

This book reveals, through photos and text, the magic and mystery of Louisiana’s old live oaks – its oldest historic oaks, that pre-date European settlement; the historic allees, how the live oak became a cultural icon of Louisiana. And it shares some of the human stories connected with the oaks – anecdotes and accounts of the generations of diverse people who settled and built their homes near the oaks’ sheltering limbs.

This book is available in hardcover ($37.50).

William Guion discusses and signs his book, Quercus Louisiana: The Splendid Live Oaks of Louisiana.

If you are unable to attend, you must call the book shop to order signed books.

Samantha Downing in Conversation With Marti Dumas: My Lovely Wife

Tuesday, March 26th


Dexter meets Mr. and Mrs. Smith in this wildly compulsive debut thriller about a couple whose fifteen-year marriage has finally gotten too interesting...

Our love story is simple. I met a gorgeous woman. We fell in love. We had kids. We moved to the suburbs. We told each other our dreams, and our darkest secrets. And then we got bored.

We look like a normal couple. We're your neighbors, the parents of your kid's friend, the acquaintances you keep meaning to get dinner with.

We all have our secrets to keeping a marriage alive. Ours just happens to be getting away with murder.

This book is available in hardcover ($26.00).

Samantha Downing is in conversation with Marti Dumas discussing her book, My Lovely WifeSamatha will sign books afterward.

If you are unable to attend, you must call the book shop to order signed books.

Veronica Roth in Conversation with Daniel Jose' Older: The Fates Divide - Discussion and Booksigning - Ticketed Event


Join us for a special evening with New York Times bestselling author Veronica Roth in conversation with Daniel Jose' Older to celebrate the paperback release of her newest book The Fates Divide.

In the second book of the Carve the Mark duology, Roth reveals how Cyra and Akos fulfill their fates. The Fates Divide is a richly imagined tale of hope and resilience told in four stunning perspectives.

A limited number of tickets are available now only through Eventbrite.  Click here to purchase a ticket!

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-- Tickets are $5.00 (plus convenience fee) and include a $5 voucher at check-in. These can be used toward your purchase only on the night of the event.

-- Ticket guarantees you entrance to the event but seating is limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis.

--Veronica Roth will sign and personalize 2 books at least one of which must be purchased at Garden District Book Shop on the day of the event.When you purchase a book you will get a wristband that allows you into the signing line after Veronica's talk.

-- Presentation begins at 6:00 pm, signing to follow.

-- Check in begins at 4:30 pm.

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-- Customers with wristbands will be called up to the signing line after the presentation, sequentially by row. i.e. The closer to the front you sit, the earlier you will be in the signing line.

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If you are unable to attend, you must call the book shop to order signed books.

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