By Linda Ketron
The Moveable Feast, a popular series of literary luncheons, each featuring an exciting author at different Waccamaw Neck restaurants, is held every Friday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Paid reservations are requested by the Wednesday prior to the feast; each feast is $25. The 2011 fall schedule through December is available onsite at Art Works inside the Chocolate & Coffee House at the Litchfield Exchange, online at ClassAtPawleys.com or by phone, 843-235-9600.
Nov. 25 – Billy Baldwin (“Unpainted South”) at Inlet Affairs. William P. Baldwin is a lifelong resident of the Carolina Lowcountry. Over the years he has worked as a shrimper, a building contractor and most importantly a writer. He is the author of the well-received novel “The Hard to Catch Mercy” and has collaborated with N. Jane Iseley on several projects, including the original “Plantations of the Low Country: South Carolina 1697–1865.” He is co-author of “Mrs. Whaley and Her Charleston Garden” and Sister Peterkin’s “Heaven Is a Beautiful Place.”
Dec. 2 – Nathalie Dupree & Cynthia Grauhart (“Southern Biscuits”) at Tara Ballroom, Litchfield Beach & Golf Resort. The famous Charleston chef and the culinary television producer who brought Nathalie to our kitchens combine to create the definitive biscuit baking book. Layered, fluffy, feathery, silky, soft and velvety biscuits all come together in Southern Biscuits, a book of recipes and baking secrets for every biscuit imaginable. Featured are easy biscuits that are hassle-free and undemanding to make, as well as embellished biscuits laced with silky goat butter, crunchy pecans, or tangy pimento cheese, and everything in between.