Nationally and internationally known authors will come to LSC-Kingwood to speak to audiences about their ideas, meet with attendees, and sign copies of their works. With over 100 authors attending, the Lone Star Book Festival promises to be an exciting cultural event.
The Lone Star Book Festival is free and open to the public and takes place in Kingwood, Texas at the Lone Star College—Kingwood campus. The 2016 Festival will take place April 8-9 with additional special events that week.
If you require special assistance, please contact Disability Services.
*Books will be bundled and sold for all "Keynote Speakers," which guarantees admission to "Keynote Addresses."
Friday, April 8, 2016
Saturday, April 9, 2016
Becoming a member of the Lone Star Book Festival ensures that you get to see your favorite author. You’ll enter each venue before everyone else and have priority seating. You’ll also be guaranteed admission to all four Keynote speeches. For a complete list of perks and to purchase your membership, become a member of the Lone Star book Festival.
If you are interested in volunteering at the 2016 festival, please send an inquiring e-mail to Raquel Henry, the Volunteer Coordinator, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Volunteers must commit for a four hour shift. They will be asked to complete an orientation as well. Volunteers are needed for many opportunities such as:
In addition, each volunteer will receive a free volunteer T-shirt.
Lone Star College-Kingwood
20000 Kingwood Drive
Kingwood, TX 77339-3801
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Take Will Clayton Pkwy and I-69/US-59 N to Kingwood Pl Drive
Get on 1-45 N from Airport Blvd and Monroe Red.
Take I-69/US-59 N to Eastex Freeway Service Rd.
Take the exit toward Kingwood Dr. from I-69/US-59N.
This guide organizes all of the book festival authors by genre. If you know the genre that an author is, just click on that button. All the authors in that genre will appear, alphabetically by first name.
What is the Lone Star Book Festival? The Lone Star Book Festival is a first year book festival celebrating a diverse range of books from poetry and fiction for adults to YA and Children's books.
What type of event is the Lone Star Book Festival? It is a fun indoor/outdoor book festival for book lovers of all ages.
Who may attend? Everyone. This event is free and open to the public.
When is the festival? 10am - 8pm on Friday, April 8, 2016 and 9:30am - 6pm on Saturday, April 9th, 2016.
What is the price of admission? This event is free; however, memberships, which include special perks, are available for purchase here.
Where is the festival located? Lone Star College-Kingwood in Kingwood, Texas.
Where can I park? Parking will be available on campus or on the street.
Are there places to eat? Yes, food trucks will be available.
Are there restrooms available? Yes, each campus building has restrooms.
Where can I find a festival site map, event guide, or schedule for the festival? Information is provided on our website and will be available for pickup at tables around the book festival.
Will I be able to purchase books at the festival? Yes, Brazos Bookstore is our official book seller and will be selling books for all authors participating in panels.
Will an author be able to sign my book? Yes, authors will be available in the Brazos Bookstore tent after their reading to sign copies of books that have been purchased at the book festival.