IBPA'S MISSION

IBPA’s mission is to lead and serve the independent publishing community by providing advocacy, education and tools for success.

…Because of displaying my Shelburne Escape Line book at IBPA’s New York book exposition, Pen & Sword Books in the UK and I signed a contract to have them publish a hard-back…

— Cave Art Press, Réanne Hemingway-Douglass
 

Dear Terry, Thanks for the report on the Frankfurter Messe. When I received Angela Bole’s initial report, about a week ago, I studied it carefully. I was impressed by the photos of…

— Burt Pines, RSD Press
 

I want to thank the IBPA team for all the help you have provided this year. I read all the email and print publications from IBPA, and always learn something new. This…

— The Permanente Medical Group
 

Thanks so much, IBPA! There’s such a variety of great material and offerings with membership. Very glad I joined.

— Judith Henry, Self-Publisher (joined IBPA June 2014)
 

The opportunity to promote our titles through NetGalley has proved to be extremely valuable for us. NetGalley is a cost effective way to present our titles directly to influential readers and social…

— Wisdom Tales, Stephen Williams
 
Whether you have 1 book or 100 books, we're here to help!

Whether you have 1 book or 100 books, we're here to help!

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Director’s Desk: Celebrating Judith Appelbaum November 2014

At IBPA, we celebrate our community members’ ability and willingness to help each other achieve and succeed. There is strength in numbers and together your voices resonate with a passion and commitment to independent publishing... Read More

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