WALTER MOSLEY, ERIC JEROME DICKEY, WAHIDA CLARK AND
MARY B. MORRISON HEADLINE
2012 NATIONAL BLACK BOOK FESTIVAL
May 9, 2012 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
HOUSTON, TX – New York Times bestselling authors Walter Mosley and Eric Jerome Dickey will join urban fiction powerhouse Wahida Clark and successful mainstream fiction author Mary B. Morrison as headliners at the 2012 National Black Book Festival. This 5th annual event will be held June 8-10, 2012 in Houston, Texas, at the downtown Doubletree Hotel.
More than 100 African-American authors and thousands of book
club members and readers will converge in
Other featured authors for the Festival include:
In addition, highlights of the Festival include:
NBBF is sponsored by Cushcity.com, the world’s largest African-American online retailer with over 20,000 products online.
Admission to the Festival is only $5.00 per day for adults and teens. Admission is free for children 12 and under.
For more information, visit the Festival web site: www.nationalblackbookfestival.com or call the National Black Book Festival headquarters at 1-800-340-5454.
Gwen Richardson, National Coordinator