Associations and Publications

May 16 2018

This document is in revised draft form. It awaits your suggestions and corrections. Fortunately, there are several other…and better…sources of aid and comfort for the small publisher. Among these are:

Para Publishing

P. O. Box 8206, Santa Barbara, CA 93118-8206 Dan Poynter, President. A comprehensive source of book and information marketing news and ideas. Reports, books, workshops, mailing lists, private consultation. Publishing:

Poynters Newsletter

  • 2 years. $9.95
  • Poynter’s Secret List of Book Promotion Contacts
  • Document 112 (8 Pages)
  • Available
  • Very useful information

Publishers Marketing Association

2401 Pacific Coast Highway, Suite 102, Hermosa Beach, CA 90254 Jan Nathan, Executive Director. A non-profit trade association of more than 2300 publishers.

PMA Newsletter Monthly Newsletter

Resource Directory of Independent Publishers Annual Publisher’s Annual Membership (1 to 9 employees) $80. Small Publisher Newsletter, 6 issues per year, $10.00 Nigel Maxey, Publisher.Box 1620, Pineville, WV 24874 ( 5 to 10 PM EST)

SPAN/ Small Publishers Association of North America

P.O. Box 1306, 425 Cedar Street, Buena Vista, CO 81211-1306 Tom & Marilyn Ross, Directors. SPAN Connection Monthly Newsletter Annual Membership and Subscription $75.00 (6/1/98)