Peter Webb has been selling books at Faulkner House in the French Quarter since 2016. Prior to that he had a 40-year career in New York City writing and directing for theatre and television. He won the Richard Rodgers Production Award for his off-Broadway musical Splendora and was nominated for outstanding script by the Writers Guild of America for his work on As the World Turns. Since returning to Louisiana, he has been privileged to work with “Book Whisperer” Joanne Sealy at one of the most beautiful book stores in the world.
Book-loving volunteers are essential to the Louisiana Book Festival's success. Whether it's escorting authors, guiding visitors, selling refreshments, working with children in the Young Readers Pavilion or other fun and rewarding assignments, the Louisiana Book Festival wants you to join the volunteer team.