Authors: Register to be a participating author at the 2022 National Black Book Festival HERE. Vendor space is 85% full.

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Corporate Sponsors

Sneed & Mitchell LLP
The Injury Team


The Ramsey Law Group
Houston Personal Injury Lawyers


The Law Office of
David A. Breston



Participating Publishers
Amazon KDP Publishing

BK Royston Publishing

Black Odyssey Media

SHE Publishing LLC

Strive Publishing

Wahida Clark Publishing

Participating Authors
(Click author name for web site)

African Diaspora
Dr. Daniel Domini


Michelle Petties

Ronnie Barnes
Tiffany Z. Jackson
Janis Kearney
Dr. Cynthia J. Lewis-Hickman
John & Linda Osborne
Shelia Shelby
Charity Spears
Karen Williams-Tisdel
Hakim Woods

Michelle S. Thomas

Sabrina Albacete
Shelita M. Anderson
Chicquita Archer
Jennifer Beamon
Deborah Craig
Tyesha Davis
Blaque Diamond
Mary E. Evans
Sanya Gragg
Chrishana Greer
Amber Hill
Pamela Jarmon-Wade
Delena King
Terri Major-Kincade
Belinda Mays
D. Preyor
Tymple Reign
Teresha Rue-Hughes
Jackie Scott-Bell
Brandy Sims
Michelle Spady
LaChanda Strait-Huff
D G Thomas
Joyce Thomas
Yolanda Washington-Cowan
Ieshia Webster-Harris
Brittany Wilson

Christian Fiction
Sherron Elise

Tracee Garner
Bonnie Hopkins
Dr. AudreyAnn Moses
Curley West

Elisabeth Gould
Dr. Yvonne Henderson
Audrey and Larry Jones
Angela Newman

Arra Amaru
Michelle Brown
Joanne Cherisma
A'Driana LaFaye

Brenda Hardwick

Marion Hill
John Howard Jr
N. D. Jones
S. T. Rucker

Historical Fiction
H Richard Dozier

John Clark
Alois Clemons
Dennis DeLoach

Norman John McCullough
Fred Monderson

Rhonda Jackson Garcia

Mainstream Fiction

Brenda A. White


Motivation/Self Help
Erline Belton
Alan Benson
Anntricia Bray
Rodney Brooks
Dr. Marietta Brown
Bridgette L. Collins
Doris O. Cole
Latoya Dameron
Eva Kennedy
M. Kate Poe
Rashida Roberts
Dr. Tana M. Session
Sugar Trask
J Haleem Washington

MJ Simms-Maddox
Barbara Mostella

Kris Barringer
Orchester Benjamin
Cissy Jones
Beth Veals

Janay Blakely
Francee' Bouvenir
J C Jackson
Gregory Ray
Felicia Taylor E.
Debra Thompson

Politics/Social Sciences

Dwight DeRamus
Weldon Green
Elmo Hudson
Rosita Hunter
Stephanie Miller-Henderson
Joey Perry
Alvando Ray
Angela Weir

Lynn Chantale
Shadress Denise

C D Giles
Kim Green
Danesha Little
Christa Tillman
Denora Watts
Teneka Woods

Science Fiction
Marcus Nelson
A. L. Riley

AmberElizabeth Addison-Scott
Carlos Murray

Urban Fiction
NyRee Ausler
J L Hill
Tiera Jones

Kendra Rainey-King
Charity Shane'
Talva Talva
Rolande Vantaire

Norman Hall

NBBF Supporting Authors
(Unable to attend event)

Vernon Andrews
LaQuitta Barnes
Kevin W. Bates
Marc Beausejour
Lane Bird
Diferent Caldwell
Sherica Starling Cheek
Michelle Coles
Dr. Barbara Collins
Dr. Walter Curry
Denna Davis
Sarita Dillard
Monica Eaton
Angela Exum-Ferary
Lemelle Frazier
Tracy Gray-Caruthers
Veda Green
Donald Guillory
Keila Harris
Elnora Hubbard
Ramon Jackson
Tyiesha Johnson
Brittney Kendle
Sir Wolfdogg Lanier-French
Kahla LaPlante
Marjy Marj
Kef V. Marks
LeTysha Montgomery
Michele Morris
Dr. Murphy Moultry
Ersula K. Odom
Christy Ogbeide
Alyssa Rachelle
Shawana Rhodes
Daphne Robinson
Claudia Ross
Vashti Sherrod
Larry Singleton
Gregory Stallworth
Krystal Stcyr
Michelle Thomas
Aaisha VanBuren-Owens
Ini Veillard
Charles Wiley
Dr. Sheila D. Williams




Featured Book


Boss Women: Seven African-American Women Who Built Their Businesses From the Ground Up
by Gwen Richardson

Featured Video of the Week

2022 Black Authors Matter TV
Awards Finalists

2022 Featured Authors
(Confirmed - More to be Added)

Bakari Sellers

Karyn Parsons

Victoria Christopher Murray
and ReShonda Tate Billingsley

Saturday, Oct. 22 - 10:00 a.m.
Children's Festival

     Jerry Pinkney Children's Book Award
Winners Announced @ 12:00 pm Noon

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Special Events
(Ticket purchase required)

Thursday, Oct. 20, 2022
7:00 p.m.
Welcome to Houston Reception


Friday, Oct. 21, 2022
8:30 a.m.
Get Acquainted Breakfast
(Included with author table)


Saturday, Oct. 22, 2022
8:00 a.m.
Networking Breakfast
(Included with author table)

(Free admission to all seminars)

Friday, Oct. 21, 2022
Author Enhancement Sessions

1:00 p.m.
The How-Tos of
Self-Publishing Your Book

3:00 p.m.
Book to Film: Flipping the Script

5:00 p.m.
Publishers Panel:
What Publishers Are Looking for
When Signing New Authors


Saturday, Oct. 22, 2022

10:00 a.m.
Bringing Out the Book In You

2:00 p.m.
Finding Your Audience on Amazon

Create Your Own Seminar

Fallbrook Church (Brook Sports)
Site for 2022 NBBF (Oct 20-22)

For NBBF attendees who are staying the entire weekend, feel free to worship with Fallbrook
on Sunday @ 8 or 11 a.m.

Make Reservations at Our Host Hotel
Sheraton North Houston

2022 Participating Author Photos   

Rhonda Jackson Garcia   Mary E. Evans

   Shelita M. Anderson  Bonnie Hopkins

Pamela Jarmon-Wade  Brenda A. White

A'Driana LaFaye         Tiera Jones

  Dr. Yvonne Henderson      Joey Perry       

Curley West       Danesha Little

   Talva Talva           Belinda Mays

Dr. Cynthia J.                               
  Lewis-Hickman        Eva Kennedy   

Charity Spears        Tyesha Davis

    Tiffany Z. Jackson  Dr. Tana M. Session

     Stephanie          AmberElizabeth


    Tymple Reign       Michelle S. Thomas

  Sherron Elise         Latoya Dameron

    Alois Clemons    Francee Bouvenir

      Alan Benson       Washington-Cowan


    Dr Marietta Brown    Dr. Daniel Domini  

 Michelle Spady       Felicia Taylor E.

Delena King            C. D. Giles

Terri Major-Kincade     Angela Weir     

Bridgette L. Collins      Carlos Murray     

Shelia Shelby           N D Jones   

Sanya Whittaker          Ieshia        
        Gragg              Webster-Harris

Aseera                   J L Hill

    A. L. Riley          Marcus Nelson

   Beth Veals          NyRee Ausler

  H. Richard Dozier      Rolande Vantaire   

Jackie Scott-Bell        Weldon Green    

Michelle Petties       Gregory Ray

    Fred Monderson          Denora Watts       


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