When Ernest Hemingway wasn't in Paris, he preferred to be in Piggott, Arkansas, spending the holidays with his second wife's family.
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Notes from the Louisiana Book Festival. A "sweet" book giveaway. Brad Pitt, Ignatius Reilly, first editions and the Fitzgeralds in Literary News. A fiction contest, Flannery O'Connor and Festival of Words in Literary Events. And "The New Deal" in Southern Voice. Happy Literary Friday!
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