Rare Bird is the parent company of Rare Bird Books and Rare Bird Lit, two Los Angeles-based book industry firms founded by former Book Soup marketing and publicity director Tyson Cornell.

Rare Bird Books, the publishing wing, is a PGW-distributed independent publisher of approximately fifty+ books each year in multiple formats, including print, ebook, audiobook, and limited edition.

Rare Bird Lit, the services wing, is a boutique marketing, promotions, and design firm specializing in book industry services for major and independent publishers, authors big and small, and other organizations.


RARE BIRD LIT CATERS TO THE MARKETING, PUBLICITY, AND DESIGN NEEDS OF PUBLISHERS, AUTHORS, ENTERTAINERS, AND ORGANIZATIONS ACROSS ALL GENRES.

HERE ARE A FEW OF OUR CO-COLLABORATORS:


Publishers & Organizations

Aladdin | AMMO | Atria Books | Ballantine Books | Bookforum | Bookreels | Citadel Press |Cleis Press | Counterpoint Press | Dark Horse | Doubleday | Farrar, Straus and Giroux | February Books | Gallery Books | Granite Creek Books | Granta | Hachette Book Group | Hal Leonard | Harlequin Publishing | HarperCollins Publishers | Houghton Mifflin Harcourt | Hyperion Books | Image Comics | In Transit Images | Jeremy P. Tarcher | Kensington Books | Knock Knock | Knopf | Macmillan | Mayapple Press | McSweeney’s | MP Publishing | Phaidon | Penguin Group (USA) | Plume | Random House | Roundtree Press | Schaffner Press | Simon and Schuster | Slake | Soft Skull Press | St. Martin’s Press | The Booksmith | The Nervous Breakdown | The Overlook Press | Tor/Forge | Trithemius Press | University of California Press | Vintage/Anchor | Voice | Wayne State University Press | William Morrow


Authors & Entertainers

Steve Abee | Carlos Allende | Greg Anton | Judd Apatow | Katie Arnoldi | Neal Baer | Adrian Bailey | Aimee Bender | Tom Benedek | David Berkeley | Margo Bistis | Roy Blount, Jr. | Sylvia Boorstein | T.C. Boyle | Tony Broadbent | Elizabeth Brooks | Carolyn Burke | Gabrielle Burton | Rachel Kramer Bussel | Bobette Buster | Ethan Canin | Roseanne Cash | Bob Chinn | Deepak Chopra | Gotham Chopra | Deborah Cloyed | Doug Cooper | Daniel Coplan | Cheryl Crane | David Davis | Jeffrey Deaver | John Deck | Alka Dhillon | Mark Dunn | Heidi Durrow | Tony DuShane | Hope Edelman | Barry Eisler | Bret Easton Ellis | Jan Ellison | James Ellroy | Karen Essex | Dick Evans | Jonathan Evison | Melissa Febos | Deanna Fei | Bruce Ferber | Rich Ferguson | Randy Fertel | Isaac Fitzgerald | Bridget Foley | Nick Flynn | Neil Gaiman | Jeff Garlin | Misha Glouberman | Robert Goolrick | Gigi Levangie Grazer | Jonathan Greene | Duke Haney | Judith Hannan | Rudolph Herzog | Sheila Heti | Kurt Hollander | Stephanie Hubbard | Michelle Huneven | Chip Jacobs | Howard Jacobson | Aris Janigian | Ricky Jay | Stephen Graham Jones | Karen Henson Jones | Greg Kading | S.K. Kalsi | Larry Kane | Kathryn Kay | David Kipen | Norman Klein | Michael Krasny | Jillian Lauren | Eric Lax | Dennis Lehane | Jason Leopold | Chris Leslie-Hynan | Clayton Lindemuth | Joanne Linville | Brad Listi | David Mamet | Demetri Martin | Joseph Mattson | Joyce Maynard | Colum McCann | Jim McDermott | Joel McHale | Kristina McMorris | Martha McPhee | Andrew Mellen | Rick Mitchell | Paul Myers | Nadia Natali | Jill Nelson | Jack O’Halloran | Joseph O’Neill | Chuck Palahniuk | David Paton | Gin Phillips | Busy Phillips | Gary Phillips | Sam Polk | Bernard Radfar  | Richard Rayner | Piero Ribelli | Pamela Ribon | James Riley | Henry Rollins | Jamie Rose | Susan Rosenberg | Richie Ross | Kaira Rouda | Karl Rove | Mark Ruffalo | Roxana Saberi | Elissa Schappell | Wendy Shanker | Dani Shapiro | Jonathan Shapiro | Adrienne Sharp | Susan Sherman | Jerry Shirley | Mona Simpson | Brando Skyhorse | Oriana Small | Tatjana Soli | Jerry Stahl | Stephen Robert Stein | Susan Straight | Mary L. Tabor | Julian Tepper | Gail Tsukiyama | Tracy Tynan | David Ulin | Thrity Umrigar | James Van Der Beek | Deborah Vankin | Abraham Verghese | Bonnie Wallace | John Waters | Marc Weingarten | Burt Weissbourd | Frank Westerman | Carrie White | Wayne White | Carol Wolper | Harriet Kimble Wrye | Rob Yardumian | Yuvi Zalkow