2018 Book Awards Deadline Extended to May 28!

Each year, the FAPA President’s Book Awards program recognizes book publishing excellence and creativity in design, content, and production for North American authors and publishers.


Early-Bird Registration is Open for the 2018 Annual Conference

The 2018 FAPA Annual Conference will be held on August 3rd and 4th, 2018 at the Hilton Orlando Buena Vista Palace. Industry leaders, including Charles Todd, Lisa Black, Angela Bole, and Dianna Collier, will share their expertise and a variety of tools needed to flourish in this evolving publishing environment.

Get Your Ticket for the 2018 Book Awards Banquet

On Saturday, August 4, 2018, the 2018 medalist will be honored at the FAPA President’s Book Awards Banquet.  All category winners receive their medal, a digital certificate, and 10 medal decals. Please join us in honoring this year’s winners.


FAPA holds a series of educational conferences for authors, publishers and other industry professionals each year.

Book Awards

The annual FAPA Book Awards recognizes book publishing excellence and creativity in design, content, and production.


One of the greatest benefits of membership in myFAPA.org is connecting and networking with other authors, publishers and service providers.

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