Essential Publications from the BA
The BA publishes a wide range of information to help members run their businesses more efficiently, and we aim to be your first port of call for any book industry related information or advice.
The Directory of BA Members - which helps to promote members' services. The 2012/13 directory is available at £41 plus p+p outside UK. BA members receive a free copy. More information here.
The Directory of UK & Irish Book Publishers - is an online resource which is continually updated. It is free to BA members and £50 for non-members. For more information click here and for an order form, click here.
The Independent Booksellers Guide to Multi-Channel Bookselling (2010) - Linda Bennett's guide includes ideas on websites, audiobooks, e-books, e-readers, print on demand, social networking, blogs and internet marketing. Free to BA members, £25 (Paperback) £20 (PDF) for non-members. For more information click here.
The Complete Guide to Starting and Running a Bookshop - although aimed at prospective members, it contains a great deal of useful information for established booksellers. There will be a new edition, updated and rewritten, during 2012, price on application.
Bookselling Essentials is our regular magazine which covers areas of particular interest to booksellers and news on services to members - available here.
Contact the BA for further information and to order publications – firstname.lastname@example.org