Sasquatch Books

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Sasquatch Books
Parent company Penguin Random House
Founded 1986
Country of origin United States
Headquarters location Seattle, Washington
Publication types Books
Imprints Little Bigfoot
Official website sasquatchbooks.com

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]

Sasquatch Books was acquired by Penguin Random House in 2017.[4]

Titles[edit]

  • 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[5]
  • Women in Tech: Take Your Career to the Next Level with Practical Advice and Inspiring Stories by Tarah Wheeler (2016)

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References[edit]

  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". Crosscut.com. 
  3. ^ Upchurch, Michael (August 13, 2003). "Sasquatch Books editorial director Gary Luke". The Seattle Times. Retrieved February 26, 2018. 
  4. ^ Jim Milliot (2017-10-04). "Penguin Random House Buys Sasquatch Books". PublishersWeekly.com. Retrieved 2017-11-30. 
  5. ^ Takami, David (June 14, 2013). "'Full Rip 9.0': major Pacific Northwest quake, major shocker". The Seattle Times. Retrieved February 26, 2018. 

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