But all was not lost! We discovered The Garden District Bookshop, which did have power, and the three bookworms in the group promptly set off for a bookish adventure:
|Blurry shot... but look at all the books!|
The Garden District Bookshop is small, but well-stocked; whoever does their ordering has figured out how to balance a selection of local titles with an offering of lesser-known novels with a variety of well-known and high-selling authors. There's also a whole bookshelf full of signed editions...
|Eagerly poring over pretty pages.|
Check out The Garden District Bookshop at their website or on Facebook.
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