William Faulkner’s French Quarter apartment is now a fabulous small independent book shop known as Faulkner House Books. The shop is a must for all ages visiting the French Quarter. Tightly packed with a wide range of books, including many that speak to local history and culture, Faulkner House Books offers friendly and knowledgeable staff who will welcome you and take an interest in your literary quests.
This article explains more: http://www.nola.com/homegarden/index.ssf/2009/11/william_faulkner_house_in_new.html. Read about William Faulkner here: nobelprize.org. Hear him deliver a famous speech here: Banquet Speech.
Around the corner from the shop, you may discover artists displaying their work. The artists vary daily. A cornucopia of fanciful shops line the same street.
Faulkner House Books is the third stop on our Louisiana Trail!