Arcade Publishing

Arcade Publishing is an independent trade publishing company that started in 1988 in New York, USA. They are publishers of American and world fiction and non-fiction.[1]

Arcade Publishing
Parent companySkyhorse Publishing
FounderRichard Seaver and Jeannette Seaver
Country of originUnited States
Publication typesBooks

The company was started and run by Richard Seaver and his wife Jeannette.[2] The company declared bankruptcy shortly after Richard's death in 2009, and was acquired by Skyhorse Publishing in 2010.[3]

In 2011, Arcade was relaunched as an imprint of Skyhorse Publishing, where it continues to acquire and publish literary fiction and non-fiction. In addition to its main list, Arcade now also issues Arcade Artists & Art, a series featuring books by and about artists, particularly of the modern period. Jeannette Seaver currently serves as a consulting editor in the acquisition and curation of upcoming lists.

Auschwitz by Miklos Nyiszli, became a The New York Times bestseller in 2011.[4]


  1. ^ "Arcade Publishing, Inc.: Private Company Information - Businessweek". Archived from the original on 2013-01-18. Retrieved 2020-12-24.
  2. ^ Weber, Bruce (January 7, 2009). "Richard Seaver, Publisher, Dies at 82". The New York Times.
  3. ^ Publishers Weekly (July 27, 2010). "Skyhorse Takes Arcade". Publishers Weekly.
  4. ^ New York Times (August 28, 2011). "Best Sellers". The New York Times".

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