News and Updates

The latest from FAPA and our members

Sometimes they’ll even say ‘yes’

A recent article in Tallahassee Magazine featured four Florida publishers currently accepting book submissions including FAPA Past President, Terri Gerrell of Southern Yellow Pine Publishing.

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Meet new member Gary D. McGugan

Meet new FAPA member, Gary D. McGugan, a successful business leader, speaker, and author. His most recent work, Three Weeks Less a Day, is an international thriller whose protagonist is a breast cancer patient, though his illness is only one of many twists and turns.

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Facing Criticism

Everyone faces criticism. Understanding that it is bound to arrive at some point will help you be prepared for it. I will explore two scenarios authors may face – both equally daunting.

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Marketing Opportunity at Jax Book Fest 2018

FAPA has purchased table space at the Jax Book Fest to be held at the Jacksonville Public Library on March 3, 2018. FAPA members in Northeast Florida are invited to display and sell their books at the FAPA table. Space will be available on a first come, first serve basis.

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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.