Located in the center of Mobile's business and tourist districts, this independent bookstore offers new and used books of fiction and nonfiction. Rare and first edition books, as well as books by local and regional authors, are also available. Additionally, Bienville Books sells furniture and art by local artists. Hours are Monday through Saturday, 10:30 AM to 5:30 PM. Extended hours are available during Mardi Gras.
Find details about every creative writing competition—including poetry contests, short story competitions, essay contests, awards for novels, grants for translators, and more—that we’ve published in the Grants & Awards section of Poets & Writers Magazine during the past year. We carefully review the practices and policies of each contest before including it in the Writing Contests database, the most trusted resource for legitimate writing contests available anywhere.