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Experience Mardi Gras with this hardcover book

Porches on Parade: How House Floats Saved Mardi Gras

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“Above my expectations! I absolutely love the book. Very high quality and will be a keepsake for sure!”

– Customer Donna B. (more reviews below)

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Limited-edition book showcases a unique Mardi Gras experience

Get the hardcover book that showcases a unique Mardi Gras experience with "Porches on Parade: How House Floats Saved Mardi Gras." When the parades were canceled, the resiliency of New Orleans shined again and the community came together to show the world that you can’t stop the Carnival spirit. This limited-edition book features compelling stories and colorful photos from the award-winning journalists of The Times-Picayune | The New Orleans Advocate, and is sure to be an inspiration for future generations.

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Book details

  • Title: Porches on Parade: How House Floats Saved Mardi Gras

  • Hardcover, collector's edition

  • ISBN: 9781597259675

  • Published by Pediment Publishing

  • 144 pages on 80# archival stock meant to last and not yellow for decades

  • Printed in North America

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We are Pediment Publishing, an independent publisher of high-quality books and other collectable products. Founded in 1997, we've been serving millions of customers for more than two decades, which is why our customers give us such positive reviews on, an independent review platform. We also have been rated A+ by the Better Business Bureau. Read a few reviews below.

Customer Reviews

Based on 435 reviews
Yolanda N.
Mardi Gras not forgotten

My husband and I attend Mardi Gras in the Quarters every year. We could not visit all the locations of the porches so I decided to enjoy your picture book. Glad I did Beautiful display of our beloved Mardi Gras thanks

Douglas M.
Missing NoLA

Beautiful book, especially for a northerner who left his heart in New Orleans.

Valerie V.J.
Gift that keeps giving

Gift recipient was sooo happy. It made her feel like she was here in New Orleans - WITH us!

2021 Mardi Gras Porches

Love this book! Great for anyone that was not able to go see the porches in person

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