Largest African-American Book Event in the South

October 25-27, 2018, 11th Anniversary - Houston, Texas
Venue:  Fallbrook Church - 12512 Walters Rd., Houston, TX 77014


The National Black Book Festival (NBBF) is an annual event, sponsored by, one of the largest online sources for African-American literature.  The event attracts a wide array of authors, publishers, book clubs, libraries and individual readers from the Southwest U.S. and nationwide. 

The 11th annual National Black Book Festival is scheduled for Oct. 25-27, 2018 at Fallbrook Church, 12512 Walters Rd., in Northwest Houston and is sponsored by, one of the leading Web sites promoting African-American literature.  This 10th annual event will feature the following:

Corporate/publisher booths                                            ●  Author exhibits
● Children's Festival                                                          ● Featured author discussions and signings
●  Live entertainment                                                         ●  An evening reception, two breakfasts and one luncheon
●  Workshops and seminars                                                ● Food court where food can be purchased all day
Book Club Meet and Greet                                                

All events will be held at Fallbrook Church.  The Festival schedule includes the following events (items with asterisk [*] are ticketed events which require ticket purchase in advance):

Thursday, October 25, 2018 @ 7:00 p.m.
"Welcome to Houston" Reception*

Friday, October 26, 2018 @ 8:00 to 9:30 a.m.
"Get Acquainted" Breakfast*

Friday, October 26, 2018 @ 12:00 Noon
Power Lunch*

Saturday, October 27, 2018 @ 8:00 to 9:30 a.m.
Networking Breakfast*

Saturday, October 27, 2018 @ 10:00 a.m. to Noon
Children's Festival

Saturday, October 27, 2018 @ Noon
Book Club Meet and Greet

Tickets for the above events may be purchased online here:

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