The Ontario Book Publishers Organization (OBPO) was incorporated in 1990 and has a current membership of 39 Ontario-based Canadian-owned book publishers.

Click here to read the Ontario Book Publishers Organization's official statement on the Ontario Cultural Strategy. 


The chief activities of the OBPO are:

  • to represent the needs, interests, concerns and issues of Ontario book publishers to government and arts organizations;

  • to facilitate information sharing and educational opportunities to our membership about the provincial, national and international book publishing industries; and

  • to facilitate group marketing projects (both domestic and international) at a reduced cost to our members. LEARN MORE

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There is no such thing as a moral or immoral book. Books are well written, or badly written. That is all.
— Oscar Wilde