Sasquatch Books LLC
Parent companyPenguin Random House
Country of originUnited States
Headquarters locationSeattle, Washington
Publication typesBooks
ImprintsLittle Bigfoot, Spruce Books

Sasquatch Books LLC[1] is an American book publishing company based in Seattle, Washington. It was founded in 1986 by David Brewster of the Seattle Weekly[2] and primarily publishes nonfiction books about the western United States and Canada and cover topics such as nature, travel, gardening, entertainment, sports, food and wine.[3] By 2003, it was publishing approximately 30 books per year and employed 18 people.[4] In 2020, it launched a new imprint for young adult nonfiction called Spruce Books.[5]

Sasquatch Books was acquired by Penguin Random House in 2017.[6]


See also


  1. ^ "Sasquatch Books LLC". OpenCorporates. September 28, 2017. Retrieved August 17, 2023.
  2. ^ Rietmulder, Michael (October 4, 2017). "Seattle Indie Book Publisher Bought by Major Publishing House". Seattle Magazine. Retrieved February 26, 2018.
  3. ^ Easton, Valerie (November 22, 2012). "Book City: Sasquatch Books head on why the company won't touch fiction".
  4. ^ Upchurch, Michael (August 13, 2003). "Sasquatch Books editorial director Gary Luke". The Seattle Times. Retrieved February 26, 2018.
  5. ^ "Sasquatch Books Launches New YA Imprint with 'Anti-Racism' Title". Retrieved February 12, 2021.
  6. ^ Jim Milliot (October 4, 2017). "Penguin Random House Buys Sasquatch Books". Retrieved November 30, 2017.
  7. ^ Takami, David (June 14, 2013). "'Full Rip 9.0': major Pacific Northwest quake, major shocker". The Seattle Times. Retrieved February 26, 2018.