Who is Coming…

2017 Fort Worth BookFest Presentation of

Authors | Artists | Artisans | | Entertainment | Related Non-Profit Organizations

Ray Villareal - Nominated for Texas Library Association’s 2008-2009 Lone Star Reading List and named to The New York Public Library’s 2007 Books for the Teen Age - Young adult literature, reluctant teen readers

  1. Aaron M. Zook, Jr. – Fiction, Young Adult Mystery/Adventure
  2. Angel Jonson – Fiction/Mystery: all ages except children
  3. Allen Thomas – Non-Fiction: teens
  4. Allyn Stotz – Children picture books: ages 4-8
  5. Artist de la Rosa – Hispanic Arts & Culture Non-Profit Organization
  6. Amanda Stone Norton – Poetry through Scientific Observation: Children and Families
  7. Amara L. Russell – Faith-based, Motivational: ages 15
  8. Betty Reese Freberg – Children
  9. Bridgid Coleman – Children
  10. BRIT –Botanical Research Institute of Texas – Non-Profit Organization
  11. Caroline Barthen –
  12. Cecil R Miller – Non-Fiction
  13. C M Healy – Children and Young Adult Fantasy
  14. City of Fort Worth – Library
  15. City of Fort Worth – Human Relations Commission & Movies That Matter: LaDonna Harris: Indian 101, Celebrating one of the most important women leaders in Native American and U.S. history
  16. City of Fort Worth – Economic Development
  17. Cynthia Lee – Artist & Artisan
  18. Katrina Pope - Children
  19. Keith Thomas Walker – Contemporary Romance, Young Adults
  20. Daniel P. Carlson – Non-Fiction
  21. Danielle A Vann – Gold Medal for Young Adult Fiction in the International Literary Classics Writing Contest – Fiction for Young Adults
  22. Darolyn Brock – Non-Fiction
  23. David Eric Tomlinson – Fiction
  24. Deirdre Williams – Children’s Fiction
  25. DFW Writers – Panelists and writers non-profit organization
  26. Donna Janell Bowman – Fiction
  27. Deb Waterbury – Christian Romance, Non-Fiction
  28. Joyce Marrie – Fiction, Non-Fiction, Youth, Spiritual, Artist
  29. Edward Wright – Non-Fiction, Texas History
  30. Elaine Smith – Biography
  31. Erma Bonner Platte – Humor, Historical, Military Historical, Texas Historical
  32. Frank Minikon – Children
  33. Gwen Katz – Adult Fiction, Graphic novel anthology
  34. Gwendolyn Hooks – Non-Fiction, Biography
  35. Janyce Avery – Antique Jewelry
  36. Jessica Tilley – Children
  37. Jodie Thompson/FawkesPress – Cookbooks, Biography, Historical fiction, Young adult, Mystery
  38. Justin Macumber – Science Fiction, Young Adult Fantasy, Horror
  39. Karen Blumenthal – Children, Young adults
  40. Karen L. Shields Smith – Art Collection
  41. Katrina L. Dodd – Children/Juvenile fiction
  42. Kevin Lintz and Shannon Thomas – Comic and graphic novel
  43. Kristal G. House – Urban Fiction
  44. Krystal N. Craiker – Fiction/High Fantasy
  45. Linda Jones- -Family Entertainment and Games?
  46. Lorene Collier – Motivational/Financial Literacy for women
  47. Lynda Jones Mubarak – Adult
  48. Alvin J. Walters – Fiction
  49. Olyve Hallmark Abbott – Texas Paranormal, Western, Historical
  50. Pat Hauldren – Laura Maisano/The North Texas Speculative Fiction Workshop – Speculative Fiction
  51. Paul Pedrozo – Short Story Fiction
  52. Pradeep Sanjeevareddy – Indian Mythology
  53. Phillip D. Cortez – Children
  54. Rachel Pilcher – Sleeping Panther Press
  55. Raven Turner – Motivational/Self-help: age 15 & up
  56. Rebecca Allen – TCU Press/ Texana, Fiction, Non-Fiction
  57. Rebecca Balcarcel – Poetry
  58. Rebecca Hall – Adult Fantasy
  59. Richard Gonzales – Non-Fiction, Fiction
  60. Robin Munro – Youth Non-Fiction
  61. Romeo J. Ballayan – Non-Fiction, Self-help, Motivational, Inspirational
  62. Kat Kronenberg – Children/All ages
  63. Stephonia Roberts – Children/Inspirational
  64. Susan Sheehey – Fiction/ Contemporary romance, Romantic Suspense
  65. Tabi Slick – Fiction/Young Adult,
  66. Tanya Starks – Youth, Fine Art, Historical(Military and Texas)
  67. TCU Press – Texana, Fiction, Non-Fiction
  68. Todd Van – Waldorph Press
  69. Toshia Stelivan – Children
  70. Vanessa A. Sims – Inspirational/Spiritual

Strolling Entertainment

Guitarist

    1. Jesus Barragan
    2. Cameron (Cam) Havens
  1. Violinist
    1. Genny TrannaFlorez
  2. Atmospherics
    1. Coast2Coast Entertainment: LibrariAnn, Book Characters, Super S/Heros, Living Books