The Anansi Blog

Anansi LGTBQ Literature You’ve Got to Read June 27 2016

This is the first year we have had the pleasure of celebrating Pride Month, rather than Pride Week. Pride Month is all about inclusivity and uniting people of all gender identities, gender expressions and sexual orientations. If you’re interested in reading novels that directly deals with LGTBQ themes, topics, and issues, we’ve got some titles on … Read More

Current Anansi Goodreads Giveaways June 25 2016

Now’s your chance: we’re giving away Advance Reading Copies on Goodreads. Just click the buttons below to enter, and be sure to add us on Goodreads to be alerted every time we list a new giveaway. Goodreads Book Giveaway The King of Shanghai by Ian Hamilton Giveaway ends July 26, 2016. See the giveaway details at … Read More

New Releases from Anansi this January January 04 2016

The new year is upon us and we are so excited about all of our upcoming releases. We may only have one book for January, but it is a big one! The Princeling of Nanjing is the eighth installment in Ian Hamilton’s Ava Lee series. Hamilton’s spunky, crime-solving protagonist is back again, and we couldn’t be more thrilled. … Read More

A Q&A with Ian Hamilton, author of The Princeling of Nanjing January 04 2016

We recently had the opportunity to talk to Ian Hamilton about his new book and the latest installment in the Ava Lee series, The Princeling of Nanjing. His wildly popular series is driven by the small but fierce Ava Lee, a forensic accountant who investigates corruption in the rich and powerful all over the world. Here’s what Ian had to … Read More

Win the Ava Lee series! Spot our ads on the TTC and the SkyTrain February 28 2012

Dear reader, If you’re a regular rider of the subway in Toronto or SkyTrain in Vancouver, we have a job for you! We’re running ads for The Wild Beasts of Wuhan, the latest book in Ian Hamilton’s awesome Ava Lee crime fiction series, and we want to give a sharp-eyed winner a set of the … Read More

SPIDERLINE arrives on the scene + enter to win THE WATER RAT OF WANCHAI! February 07 2011

The brand new House of Anansi crime fiction imprint, SPIDERLINE, has launched! The first book published under the Spiderline imprint, The Water Rat of Wanchai, is hitting stores now. Ava Lee is a young Chinese-Canadian forensic accountant who specializes in recovering massive debts. Ava works for an elderly Hong Kong-based “Uncle,” who may or may … Read More