Anansi Publishes Very Good Books
House of Anansi Press was founded in 1967 with a mandate to publish Canadian writers. We respectfully acknowledge that the land on which we operate is the traditional territory of many nations, including the Mississaugas of the Credit, the Anishnabeg, the Chippewa, the Haudenosaunee, and the Wendat peoples.
The Lost Flowers of Alice Hart by Holly Ringland is going to be a series on Amazon Prime Video, starring Sigourney Weaver!
"The seven-part series, a tale of female resilience, friendship, and the power to overcome tragedy, is produced by Made Up Stories, Amazon Studios and Endeavor Content and will be filmed in Australia." — Deadline
Governor General's Literary Awards Finalists
This year's Governor General's Literary Awards shortlist is full of very good books, including innovative fiction and literature in translation as well as beautiful picture books with important messages about growing up and giving back to your community.
Announcing the 2021 CBC Massey Lecturer: Esi Edugyan
In the 2021 CBC Massey Lectures, two-time Scotiabank Giller Prize winner and internationally bestselling author, Esi Edugyan delivers a major work of nonfiction, and an incisive analysis of the relationship between race and art.