Founded in 1984, MIPA exists today as a vibrant professional nonprofit association that serves the upper-Midwest independent publishing community through education, networking, and peer recognition. MIPA is proud to be a sponsor of the Midwest Book Awards and a regional affiliate of the Independent Book Publishers Association (IBPA). [See list of affiliates]

Mailing Address
Midwest Independent Publishing Association
P.O. Box 7132
St. Paul, MN 55107-0132

Contact Pat Morris, president, at 651-917-0021 for more information.

About MIPA Members

  • National award winners
  • Publishers of regional and national books
  • Experienced book designers, editors, indexers, and publicists
  • Innovative entrepreneurs
  • Publishers and authors of fiction, non-fiction, children’s books, food, travel, inspiration, and many other topics
  • People who love what they’re doing, want to share what they know, and want to learn more

See you in the fall

Thanks to all for great attendance and interest in the meetings this year. The May meeting was, as usual, the Book Awards Gala. We're all taking a break for the summer.