Everyone had a great time at last night’s party…which means today, we’re beat! Enjoy these pictures of the grand float parade and our wonderful, bead-throwing authors…and save us a beignet!

 

We gave away hundreds of books last night--nothing like being among ravenous readers!
We gave away hundreds of books last night–nothing like being among ravenous readers!
A few of our amazing authors getting ready to march in the parade: Mina Vaughn, Helena Hunting & Shoshanna Evers!
A few of our amazing authors getting ready to march in the parade: Mina Vaughn, Helena Hunting & Shoshanna Evers!
Here's what the inside of the float looks like--with convenient hooks to hold your throwin' beads.
Here’s what the inside of the float looks like–with convenient hooks to hold your throwin’ beads.
I dunno what it is, but it's amazing, right?
Egyptian queen? Or Katy Perry?
Shoshanna is ready to toss her beads!
Shoshanna is ready to toss her beads!
The band leads everyone in…
What, you aren't preceded by stilt walkers everywhere you go?
What, you aren’t preceded by stilt walkers everywhere you go?
Our float in action! Our publisher, Louise Burke, tosses beads to the crowd.
Our float in action! Our publisher in pink, Louise Burke, tosses beads to the crowd while more of our authors march alongside.
Time to put our dancing shoes on and have some fun!
Time to put our dancing shoes on and have some fun!

 

Thanks so much to all of our readers who’ve come to share the #BellesOnWheels fun, whether at a signing, on Twitter, or here at XOXOAD. We hope you’ll keep coming back to see what’s coming up next! But maybe not till we’ve had another cup of coffee…