The Anansi Blog

Q&A with Frauke Scheunemann, author of Puppy Love June 05 2012

Frauke Scheunemann is the author of international bestseller Puppy Love, a romantic comedy about the misadventures of Hercules the dachshund. Frauke was kind of enough to answer a few questions for us — read on for more insight into the creation of this adorable book! Anansi: You were a lawyer before becoming a full-time writer. … Read More

We couldn’t resist posting this: famous dachshunds owners March 07 2012

Okay, so we may have developed an unhealthy obsession with dachshunds thanks to our book Puppy Love. But so what? All these famous people are obsessed too. And we can’t fault them in the least. (Pssst, have you entered our Puppy Love dog photo contest yet? Go, hurry! Enter now!)

Puppy Love contest: send in your most adorable dog photo to win! March 05 2012

Dear reader, In honour of our adorable new book Puppy Love and its protagonist Hercules the dachshund, we’re excited to announce a new contest! We’re giving away a coveted Virginia Johnson dachshund shawl and a copy of Puppy Love to the reader who sends in the most adorable dog photo. Do you want to win … Read More

Cover reveal: Puppy Love February 07 2012

Hi everyone, The buzz is building around Puppy Love, a sweet and funny new novel by Frauke Scheunemann told from the charming perspective of Hercules the dachshund. This delightful book has become an in-house favourite — and the amount of dachshund photo-sharing that’s happening on company time is starting to get a little out of … Read More