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

Sasquatch Books is an American book publishing company based in Seattle, Washington. It was founded in 1986 by David Brewster of the Seattle Weekly[1] 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.[2] By 2003, it was publishing approximately 30 books per year and employed 18 people.[3] In 2020, it launched a new imprint for young adult nonfiction called Spruce Books.[4]

Sasquatch Books was acquired by Penguin Random House in 2017.[5]


See also


  1. ^ Rietmulder, Michael (October 4, 2017). "Seattle Indie Book Publisher Bought by Major Publishing House". Seattle Magazine. Retrieved February 26, 2018.
  2. ^ Easton, Valerie (22 November 2012). "Book City: Sasquatch Books head on why the company won't touch fiction".
  3. ^ Upchurch, Michael (August 13, 2003). "Sasquatch Books editorial director Gary Luke". The Seattle Times. Retrieved February 26, 2018.
  4. ^ "Sasquatch Books Launches New YA Imprint with 'Anti-Racism' Title". Retrieved 2021-02-12.
  5. ^ Jim Milliot (2017-10-04). "Penguin Random House Buys Sasquatch Books". Retrieved 2017-11-30.
  6. ^ Takami, David (June 14, 2013). "'Full Rip 9.0': major Pacific Northwest quake, major shocker". The Seattle Times. Retrieved February 26, 2018.