MidAtlantic Book Publishers Association

About Us

The MidAtlantic Book Publishers Association (MBPA) is a professional trade association with the mission of helping independent publishers become more profitable and successful by learning how to produce quality books, promote them effectively, and navigate the rapidly changing book publishing industry.


We are a regional affiliate of the Independent Book Publishers Association (IBPA) and serve independent and self-publishers, as well as authors considering becoming independent publishers, in Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Virginia and Washington, DC.


Members of MBPA enjoy the following benefits:

  • Online and in-person educational programs with industry experts
  • Quarterly e-newsletter featuring articles about the publishing industry delivered directly to your Inbox
  • Local member meet-ups to network, exchange ideas, and share resources
  • Access to our online Members-Only Discusssion forum to ask questions and find support
  • Cooperative marketing opportunities and other promotional opportunities


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