Raincoast Books

What Will You Read Next?

Publishers Distributed by Raincoast Books



Picador Website
Links: Twitter, Facebook

Since its launch in 1995 Picador has rapidly established itself as one of the leading literary trade paperback imprints in the country. Working closely with the hardcover houses Farrar, Straus & Giroux, Henry Holt and St Martin’s Press, Picador has enjoyed fast sales growth, reflecting the general strength of trade paperbacks in the marketplace.

Picador authors of fiction and non-fiction include Pulitzer Prize winners Michael Chabon, Michael Cunningham, Marilynne Robinson and Jeffrey Eugenides;  National Book Award winners Richard Powers, Shirley Hazzard, Susan Sontag and Jonathan Franzen; and National Book Critics Circle Award winners Jim Crace and Philip Gourevitch. Picador’s bestselling authors include Anita Diamant, Augusten Burroughs, Salman Rushdie, Lorrie Moore, Atul Gawande and Tom Wolfe.

Latest Tweet

Follow Picador on Twitter

Recent Blog Posts About This Publisher

December 20, 2016 - Top 30 Book Covers of 2016

December 05, 2014 - My Favourite Book of 2014, Dan Wagstaff

April 14, 2014 - New Releases: May 2014 Highlights

January 13, 2014 - New Releases: January 2014 Highlights

December 17, 2013 - Olivia Laing on Writers and Drinking