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

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


  • Book Lust by Nancy Pearl (2003)
  • Gardener's Yoga: 40 Yoga Poses to Help Your Garden Flow by Veronica D'Orazio (2015)
  • Full-Rip 9.0: The Next Big Earthquake in the Pacific Northwest by Sandi Doughton[6]
  • Women in Tech: Take Your Career to the Next Level with Practical Advice and Inspiring Stories by Tarah Wheeler (2016)

See alsoEdit


  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.

External linksEdit

  • Official website