Oct 26, 2012 8:48 AM by AP/CS
BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) - Book lovers will get the opportunity to hear from and speak with authors on Saturday at the annual Louisiana Book Festival.
The celebration of reading and writing, held in downtown Baton Rouge around the state Capitol, runs from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The event is free and open to the public.
Lt. Gov. Jay Dardenne, whose department helps organize and host the festival, says more than 140 writers and panelists will discuss their latest works and others' writing.
More information, including a schedule, is available at http://www.LouisianaBookFestival.org .