The National Black Book Festival (NBBF) is an annual event, sponsored by Cushcity.com, the world's largest African-American retailer online. The event attracts a wide array of authors, publishers, book clubs, libraries and individual readers from the Southwest U.S. and nationwide.
The 9th annual National Black Book Festival is scheduled for Oct. 27-29, 2016 at Fallbrook Church, 12512 Walters Rd., in Northwest Houston and is sponsored by Cushcity.com, one of the leading Web sites promoting African-American literature.
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 27, 2016 @ 7:00 p.m.
"Welcome to Houston" Reception*
Friday, October 28, 2016 @ 8:00 to 9:30 a.m.
"Get Acquainted" Breakfast*
Friday, October 28, 2016 @ 12:00 Noon
Saturday, October 29, 2016 @ 8:00 to 9:30 a.m.
Saturday, October 29, 2016 @ Noon
Book Club Meet and Greet
Saturday, October 29, 2016 @ 4:00 p.m.
Spoken Word Poetry Slam
Tickets for the above events may be purchased online here: http://www.nationalblackbookfestival.com/eventtickets.htm