Press Release
March 16, 2016
For Immediate Release
Brittany Racca
(337) 365-1540
(888) 942-3742
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Jolie Blon's Book Fair Vendors & Glass Rainbow Readings Authors Announced
NEW IBERIA, La. --- Attend the free Glass Rainbow Readings (April 9) and stop by Jolie Blon's Book Fair (April 9) at Dave Robicheaux's Hometown Literary Festival (April 8-10, 2016).

Jolie Blon's Book Fair will occur along New Iberia's Historic Main Street, between Center and French Streets, on Saturday, April 9 from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Authors will be set up along the street selling and signing copies of their books. Books Along the Teche will also take orders and sell books for authors unable to attend. Festival merchandise will be sold at the book shop along with the always-in-stock official Dave Robicheaux hats, shirts, movies, etc. Rain plan to be announced. Authors invited include:

Neal Bertrand
Terry L. Bethea
Gale T. Bonin
Vicky Branton
Deborah Burst
Joyce Richards Case
Craig Collette
Stanley Dry
Janet Faulk-Gonzales
John François
Rannah Gray
Constance M. Gremillion
Nelwyn Hebert
Carla Hostetter
Mark Johnson
Dwaines Lawless
Mel LeCompte, Jr.
Linda A. Meaux
Arlene Messa
Barrett Murphy
Diane M. Moore
Morris Raphael Books
Warren Perrin
Nancy B. Roniger
Bessie Senette
Anne Simon
Carrie Simon
Victoria I. Sullivan
Jason Theriot
Jeanette Voisin
Alice J. Voorhies
Yellow Flag Press
Karen Yochim
Richard E. Zwez
Iberia Cultural Resources Association

The Glass Rainbow Readings will be held at the Sliman Theater, at 129 E. Main St., on Saturday, April 9, from 9:45 a.m. - 4 p.m with an author reading every 20 minutes. Authors will read from their work. A children's segment is scheduled from 9:45 to 11:20 a.m., and the entire day of readings will be family friendly. Complimentary refreshments will be served in the Sliman's foyer from 7:30 - 10 a.m. Authors invited include:

Shane Bernard
Vicky Branton
Elizabeth Burk
Pamela B. Ewen
John François
J. Bruce Fuller
Constance M. Gremillion
Andrew Hebert
Dwaines Lawless
Barrett Murphy
Warren Perrin
Rose Anne Raphael
Gwen Roland
Julaine Schexnayder
Anne Simon
J. E. TheriotJason Theriot
Richard E. Zwez

Visit to view brief biographies for the authors, or learn more about the Dave Robicheaux's Hometown Literary Festival.
The Iberia Parish Convention & Visitors Bureau is the official parish marketing agency promoting New Iberia, Avery Island, Jefferson Island, Jeanerette, Loreauville and Delcambre as a destination. Marketing programs target leisure travelers, business travelers, media, entertainment industry, and the travel trade including group tour planners, meeting planners, sports planners and special event planners. The bureau operates a parish welcome center in New Iberia.
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Iberia Parish Convention & Visitors Bureau
2513 Hwy 14 | New Iberia, LA | 70560
(337) 365-1540 | (888) 942-3742