Largest African-American Book Event in the South

FREE ADMISSION TO THE PUBLIC FOR AUTHOR EXHIBITS/SEMINARS

October 24-26, 2019 - 12th Anniversary - Houston, Texas
Location:  Fallbrook Church - 12512 Walters Rd., Houston, TX 77014
Exhibit Hours:  Friday, October 25, 2019 - 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

                        Saturday, October 26, 2019 - 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
     


Authors: Early bird preferred registration for the 2019 NBBF is now open. A $50.00 deposit holds your table, includes photo on website, w/final payment due by July 31. After Nov. 30th price increases and photo fee is required. Click "Exhibitors" to register.

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Corporate Sponsors
Woodforest National Bank

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Participating Authors
(Click author name for web site)

African Diaspora
Dr. LaShonda Jackson-Dean


Beauty/Health
 


Biography/Memoir
Darius Pettway
Katrina Vantassell

 


Business/Leadership
Myran Jones

 

Children
Shelita M. Anderson
Ameikah Black
Mary E. Evans
Portia McGowan Green
Pamela Jarmon-Wade



Christian Fiction
L. D. Collins

Bonnie Hopkins
 

 

Education

 

Family/Relationships




Fantasy
 



Historical Fiction


History
 

Horror
Rhonda Jackson Joseph



Mainstream Fiction

Lydia Brew
Brenda A. White

 

Motivation/Self Help
Latanza Warren





Mystery/Suspense



Non-Fiction



Poetry
Brenda Stanley

 


Politics/Social Sciences
 


Religious/Faith



Romance



Science Fiction
 


Teens/Y.A.
 


Urban Fiction
Tiera Jones



Miscellaneous

 


National Black Book Festival News
(Current edition)


NBBF Supporting Authors
[Authors who cannot attend NBBF]









 


 

 

Featured Book


The Genesis Files
by Gwen Richardson


Featured Video of the Week

Welcome to the
2018 National Black Book Festival


2019 Featured Authors
(Additional authors will be added)


Victoria Christopher Murray and
ReShonda Tate Billingsley

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Tiffany L. Warren

 


Joylynn Ross a/k/a E. N. Joy

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Brandon Massey

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Christina C. Jones


2019 Festival Hours
Friday, Oct. 25 - 10:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Saturday, Oct. 26 - 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

FREE GENERAL ADMISSION


Official Festival Events
All events will be at
Fallbrook Church
(Tickets must be purchased for events with *)

Thursday, Oct. 24 @ 7:00 p.m.
Welcome to Houston Reception*

MC/Hostess Pamela Jarmon-Wade


 


Friday, Oct. 25 @ 8:00 a.m.
Get Acquainted Breakfast*


M/C - Author Brenda A. White

Marketing Expert Shows Authors How to Maximize Their Festival Experience

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12:00 Noon
Power Lunch*

Power Lunch Speaker
Author Norma Jarrett


 


Saturday, Oct. 26 @ 8:00 a.m.
Networking Breakfast*

MC/Hostess
Houston Author, Shelita M. Anderson

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Saturday, Oct. 26 - 10 a.m. to Noon
Children's Festival
Within NBBF

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Saturday, Oct. 26 @ 12 Noon
Book Club Meet and Greet

Participating authors meet book clubs
to pitch their books
[Advance registration required]


Festival's Official Book Seller
Cushcity.com


2019 Festival Partners



    


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ONLY $15.00 each


 


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Fallbrook Church (Brook Sports)
Site for 2019 NBBF


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


Host Hotel - Sheraton North Houston

 


Download the
2018 NBBF Newspaper here


2019 Participating Author Photos   

Rhonda Jackson Joseph   Mary E. Evans
            

   Shelita M. Anderson  Bonnie Hopkins
         

Pamela Jarmon-Wade  Brenda A. White
         

        Portia                                         
McGowan-Green      Ameikah Black

   

  Myran Jones              Brenda Stanley
  

   Dr. LaShonda                                     
         Jackson-Dean     Katrina Vantassell     
  

   Tiera Jones        Darius Pettway
  

L. D. Collins


Workshops/Seminars, Etc.
(Free admission to all seminars)

Friday, Oct. 25, 2019
2:00 p.m.
Social Media 101


3:00 p.m.
The How-Tos of
Self-Publishing Your Book

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Saturday, Oct. 26, 2019
10:00 a.m.
Bringing Out the Book In You


11:00 a.m.
Debt-Free College
Financed With Scholarships


Create Your Own NBBF Seminar
Details Here


Book Club Central
2018 Participating Book Clubs
Brownstone Book Club
Houston, TX
Chronicles Book Club @
Wheeler Avenue Baptist Church
Houston, TX
Coffee, Tea and Read Book Club
Houston, TX
Cushcity Book Club
Houston, TX
Fallbrook Church Reading Group
Houston, TX

Go On Girls Book Club Texas 1
Houston, TX
Mommy Network
Houston, TX
Sisters Who Like to Read Book Club
Austin, TX
Sisters Who Like to Read Too Book Club
Austin, TX


Register your book club via e-mail:
bookclub@nationalblackbookfestival.com


 

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