2019 President's Book Awards Submissions Open November 1

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. For the 2019 awards, submissions open on November 1, 2018. Submissions will close on April 1, 2019. This year FAPA will award gold, silver, and bronze medals in twenty-five categories.

Education

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.

Networking

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

Latest News and Updates

Meet new member Claire Ohlsson Geheb

Throughout my life I have developed a passion for history, especially social history. As I learned about the important events of the past, I always wanted to know about the ordinary people and wondered what their lives were like.

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2019 Jax Book Fest

FAPA will be hosting two tables at the Jax Book Fest held on February 23, at the downtown Jacksonville Public Library. If you are a member of FAPA and live in Northeast Florida, you can market and sell your books at one of the FAPA tables.

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2019 Amelia Island Book Festival

FAPA will be presenting the Publishing 101 Track at the Writers Workshop for the Amelia Island Book Festival on February 15, on Amelia Island. FAPA will also host a table at the festival’s Author Expo on Saturday, February 16, where attendees can learn more about our organization.

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In Publishing? In Florida?

The Florida Authors and Publishers Association is an organization for authors, publishers, independent publishers, illustrators, editors, printers, and other professionals involved in the publishing industry.