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When is the AP Stylebook published?

The spiral-bound AP Stylebook is published each year in the spring. The ISBN for the 2019 AP Stylebook is 978-0-917360-68-8 and it is available now.

The 2020 edition is scheduled to publish in May 2020. Please check our website to order the new edition in May. Subscribe to the AP Stylebook calendar if you would like a reminder of our launch date.

Basic Books published a perfect-bound paperback AP Stylebook, which it distributes via retail bookstores, both online and bricks and mortar. It is nearly identical to the AP version, without some information about AP filing practices or our spiral binding. The ISBN for the Basic Books 2018 AP Stylebook is 978-1541672383.