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Publishing Industry Links



American Booksellers Association - Founded in 1900, the American Booksellers Association is a not-for-profit organization devoted to meeting the needs of its core members of independently owned bookstores with retail storefront locations through advocacy, education, research, and information dissemination. TheABA actively supports free speech, literacy, and programs that encourage reading. TheABA is headquartered inTarrytown,New York, and is located on the web at The association also hosts the annual ABA Convention in conjunction with BookExpoAmerica each spring

Association of American Publishers, Inc. - Welcome! The Association of American Publishers (AAP), representing publishers of all sizes and types located throughout theUnited States, is the principal trade association of the book publishing industry. 

Book Talk - all the buzz about books

Book Wire - The internet resource dedicated to new titles, new authors, and the general scoop on the book industry! Use this site to search book reviews, read about the latest releases, watch author video clips, and learn about upcoming book events.

International New Age Trade Show - The International New Age Trade Show® is the premier market in the United States designed specifically to meet the needs of retailers featuring New Age and related products. Products represented include: Books, New Age and World Music, Audio and Video Tapes as well as Aromatherapy Bath and Body Preparations, Apparel, Candles,Crystals, Tarots and Divination & Healing Tools, Health and Wellness, Herbal Remedies, Incense, Metaphysical Supplies, Inspirational Art, Jewelry, Native Traditions and Greeting Cards.

Pub Buzz - Welcom to the video book tour and author news network. Our mission is to connect authors and their audiences, bookstores, publishing professionals, and media producers, editors, writers and publishers around the globe around the clock using broadcast-quality digital video and the internet instead of airplanes and hotels. We use streaming media servers with Windows Media and Quicktime formats for both high-speed cable and DSL connections and low-speed dial-up connections to stream author videos free of charge to desktops, laptops and handheld devices around the world. The videos are not for sale and cannot be downloaded or copied.

Publishers Weekly  The International News Source of Book Publishing and Booksellers

Span -  SPAN is a nonprofit trade association dedicated to advancing the interests and expertise of independent publishers and authors through educational opportunities and discounted services. Self-Publishing is a business, and we strive to help our members flourish in this competitive market. A SPAN membership can bring publishers increased visibility, more sales, and larger profits.