press kit

These resources provide additional background on Lyanda and her books. If you are a journalist or blogger writing about Lyanda or reviewing her writing, please feel free to use these materials, and to contact Lyanda for an interview or appearance.

Urban Bestiary Cover

 

The Urban Bestiary: Encountering the Everyday Wild
by Lyanda Lynn Haupt
Hardcover: 352 pages
Publisher: Little, Brown and Company (September 17, 2013)
Language: English
ISBN-13: 978-0316178525
Price: $27.00
Also available in a Kindle edition.

 

 

Media resources:
lyandahaupttinyLyanda is pronounced “Lie – anda” and rhymes with panda; Haupt starts with the syllable “how,” like plow or now, and ends with a percussive “pt.”

Large jpg file of The Urban Bestiary cover.

Small jpg file of the Crow Planet cover (right click the link to download file).

High resolution print-ready jpg file of the Crow Planet cover (right click the link to download file).

Small jpg author photo of Lyanda Lynn Haupt (Credit: Tom Furtwangler) (right click the link to download file).

High resolution photo of Lyanda Lynn Haupt (Credit: Tom Furtwangler) (right click the link to download file).

Hachette Book Group website for The Urban Bestiary.

You can watch video excerpts of one of Lyanda’s Crow Planet speaking engagements here and here.

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Previous coverage of Lyanda and her writing:
The Urban Bestiary: Publisher’s Weekly, starred review: “In this sparkling follow-up to Crow Planet, Haupt returns to the urban wilds.
The Urban Bestiary excerpt in Discover magazine: “What you don’t know about the wild animals in your city.
Crow Planet: New York Times Sunday Book Review: “Lyrical narrative that blends science and conscience.
Crow Planet: The Oregonian review: “Her enthusiasms are infectious.
Crow Planet: Los Angeles Times review: “Haupt tells her tale beautifully.