Crescent Carnival

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About Keyes, Frances Parkinson

Frances Parkinson Keyes (1885-1970) was a prolific journalist, editor, and biographer. She was the best-selling woman author in the 1940-1950's (surpassing both Edna Ferber and Taylor Caldwell). Her books sold in excess of 20 million copies and still sell in the out of print, used market. She lived and worked most of her time at the Beauregard-Keyes House in the French Quarter in New Orleans, LA.