In honor of Mardi Gras next Tuesday, I thought it would be fun to share some books honoring the beautiful city of New Orleans, and the holiday. I’ve always wanted to visit New Orleans, but just haven’t made it yet. Someday!
Have you ever been to Mardi Gras? Any other recommended books on NOLA?
Cooking Up a Storm: Recipes Lost and Found from The Times-Picayune of New Orleans by Marcelle Bienvenu
The Southerner’s Handbook: A Guide to Living the Good Life by the Editors of Garden and Gun
A Guide to the Historic French Quarter by Andy Peter Antippas
The Encyclopedia of Cajun & Creole Cuisine by John D. Folse
New Orleans: Facts and Legends by Raymond J. Martinez and Jack D. L. Holmes
And for the kids:
The King Cake Baby by Keila Dawson
Eight Dolphins of Katrina: A True Tale of Survival by Janet Wyman Coleman
Paper Crafts for Mardi Gras by Randel McGee
All images via Amazon.