Authors and Industry Professionals

MPIBA Industry Membership allows you to support MPIBA booksellers and the MPIBA mission. Join now for direct access to a vibrant, diverse group of regional booksellers, and exciting regional events and programs.


Associate Industry Membership


Open to public & school libraries; book industry professionals (agents; media; publicists; book reviewers; etc); greeting card, gift, toy, and other non-book vendors; and book industry service providers.

Benefits of Membership
  • Discounted print and digital advertising and promotional opportunities to booksellers and the reading public.
  • Discounted advertising space in the MPIBA Holiday Gift Guide Catalog, both print and digital/email editions.
  • Discounted exhibit space at the Fall Trade Show & Conference.
  • Access to show and conference badges and event tickets.
  • Advertise your available positions for free on our Job Listings page.
  • Bookstore membership list with contact information, provided on request.
  • Demonstrate your organization’s support for MPIBA member bookstores and indie bookselling.
Annual Dues
  • $150
Join Now as an Industry Professional

Associate Author Membership


Open to all published authors.

Benefits of Membership
  • Discounted print and digital advertising and promotional opportunities to booksellers and the reading public.
  • Discounted exhibit space at the Fall Trade Show & Conference.
  • Discounted Author Appearance fees for conferences, trade shows, and other regional events.
  • Access to show event tickets.
  • Demonstrate your support for MPIBA member bookstores and indie bookselling.
Annual Dues
  • $150
Join Now as an Author