Book highlights restaurants impacted by Katrina

BILOXI MS. (WLOX) - A new book titled Mississippi Gulf Coast Restaurants Post Katrina puts the spotlight on restaurants that were affected by hurricane Katrina. Many were destroyed. Some had to relocate, some rebuilt. "They did everything in their power" says author Linda Eschler. The book includes recipes, Mississippi history and trivia and personal stories from restaurant owners. It's a book to honor the restaurant people" according to Lee Eschler who researched material for the book.

The Eschlers are already working on a second edition. It will feature casino restaurants. The new book is scheduled to be released by the end of the year.

Mississippi Gulf Coast Restaurants Post Katrina is available at Barnes and Noble, and other outlets.

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