News and Updates

The latest from FAPA and our members

Meet new member Jonathan Givens

I love jokes! And dance, and theater, and circus, and photography, and gummy bears, in fact there’s not much I don’t enjoy. Isn’t life great? And being able to spend my entire life working in the arts is such a gift.

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Basic Color Psychology for Authors

Authors often lack knowledge in the area of color psychology. Not only do they fail to employ the benefits it can provide in their cover design and marketing materials, but they often don’t even realize that color affects their audience.

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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.