Bacon on the Bookshelf

Savory picks for the free range reader

October 9, 2015
by jenniferpuryear

Southern Festival of Books: A Word from Grace Awh and Laura Tidwell, Chairs of Authors in the Round

The Authors in the Round dinner tonight at War Memorial Auditorium promises not only an intimate evening of delightful conversation with friends but also a chance to meet the author you’re crushing on.  It’s a seriously good evening.   This year’s co-chairs, Grace Awh and Laura Tidwell, are themselves seriously smart ladies.  Grace is an all star community leader recently invited to participate in Leadership Nashville.  Laura, named one …

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October 9, 2014
by jenniferpuryear

Authors in the Round: A Word from the Chairs

Book Titles: Little Failure: A Memoir, The Magicians Trilogy

It’s nice to see a husband and wife team work together like peanut butter and jelly; cookies and milk; bacon and eggs!  Neil Krugman and Lee Pratt have rustled up a sell-out crowd for Authors in the Round tomorrow night, this year’s fundraising dinner for the Southern Festival of Books.  Today, they answer a few questions and share a few thoughts about what they’ve been reading lately. …

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