Small books is an independent photography book publisher in Santa Monica, California. 

Ave pildas

is the founder of Small Books. Ave has been taking pictures for more than 50 years. Many of his images of Hollywood Boulevard are included in the collections of museums and libraries such as the Los Angeles County Museum Of Art and the New York Public Library. Three books of his photographs have been published: Art Deco Los Angeles (Harper and Row 1976), Movie Palaces (Clarkson Potter 1980 and Hennessy + Ingallis 2000) and Bijou which was released in December 2016 by Nazraeli Press 




Sean eckhardt

is an editor at Small Books. Sean graduated from Loyola Marymount University in 2017 with a B.A. in Communication Studies. He has written and produced content for numerous publications and brands, including The Hollywood Reporter, Participant Media, and Eye Magazine, the international review for graphic design.