News and Updates

The latest from FAPA and our members

Ad Design, Good, Better, Best

Graphics designer and FAPA Board Member Ginger Marks shares her best tips and tricks when you are designing an ad for your book or other promotions.

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Enhanced Edition of Golden Skye of Ansgar Released

The second edition of the middle grade fiction novel “Golden Skye of Ansgar” by Aleksandra Layland from the epic fantasy book series, the Windflower Saga which includes a non-fiction short story about the rescue of the real Percy the Parrot.

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Call to Authors for ReadOut, a Lesbian Book Event

Gulfport Public Library’s LGBTQ Resource Center announces the first annual ReadOut event, a weekend of lesbian literature, will take place the weekend of February 17, 2018. Fifteen authors will have the opportunity to introduce themselves to the community and read from their work.

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Meet the 2017 Medalists

Each week, we feature four of the 2017 FAPA President’s Book Awards medalists. This week we are featuring Bette Lee Crosby, Curtis Inabinett, Jr., Katrina Kusa, and a mother-daughter writing team, Megan Pitts and Vicki Shankwitz.

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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.