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Local Authors

The Addison Public Library is proud to recognize and celebrate local authors, especially authors based in Addison, IL! Check out what your neighbors have written by exploring our collection of books by local authors, or learn how to self-publish your own book and submit it to the library's collection.

Browse Books by Local Authors 

Publish Your Book

Indie Author Project is a platform for self-published authors to get their material potentially exposed to a national audience. 

Self-Published eBooks

Read the self-published eBooks along with other classics on Biblioboard

Local Author Submission

Want to get more exposure for your book? We are accepting book submissions from local authors who meet our criteria! Please review our Local Author Submission Overview before completing the submission form. A staff member will contact you via email to let you know your work has been received. 

To submit you work, please drop off a copy at the Library or send to: 

Addison Public Library 
Attn:  Collection Development 
4 Friendship Plaza 
Addison, IL  60101 

Questions about the process? Please contact Collection Development Manager Karen Dini at or 630.458.3313. 

Please provide a description of your book. You are welcome to add links to reviews or critiques in this section.
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