The Anansi Blog

Enter to win a trio of books from Patrick deWitt! October 14 2016

  It’s getting cold out there, and we want to help kickstart your Fall/Winter reading the right way. Now’s your chance to cozy up with Patrick deWitt’s eclectic collection of novels for free! A winner of the Governor General’s Literary Award and Rogers Writers’ Trust Fiction prize for The Sisters Brothers and Scotiabank Giller long-list for … Read More

Enter to win a trio of books from Patrick deWitt! October 14 2016

  It’s getting cold out there, and we want to help kickstart your Fall/Winter reading the right way. Now’s your chance to cozy up with Patrick deWitt’s eclectic collection of novels for free! A winner of the Governor General’s Literary Award and Rogers Writers’ Trust Fiction prize for The Sisters Brothers and Scotiabank Giller long-list for … Read More

Patrick deWitt reads from Undermajordomo Minor September 03 2015

“An electrifying adventure, both tender and profane. Nervy, hilarious, and utterly unpredictable, Patrick deWitt has served up another dazzler.” Maria Semple, author of Where’d You Go, Bernadette? “In his delightful and dark new novel, Booker nominee deWitt brings his amusingly off-kilter vision to a European folk tale . . . DeWitt uses familiar tropes to … Read More

Undermajordomo Minor Video Trailer: Behind The Scenes with Joanna Neborsky August 19 2015

A love story, an adventure story, and a fable without a moral, Undermajordomo Minor is a triumphant ink-black comedy of manners by Patrick deWitt, the Governor General’s Award–winning author of The Sisters Brothers. House of Anansi is thrilled to unveil our official book trailer for ‪Undermajordomo Minor, animated by Joanna Neborsky, with music by Patrick’s … Read More

Book trailer for Patrick deWitt’s THE SISTERS BROTHERS May 10 2011

We’re so thrilled about the fantastic book trailer for Patrick deWitt’s The Sisters Brothers. This much-buzzed-about novel is available this month in bookstores across Canada. Watch it here: And here are a few of the incredibly positive reviews this book has received so far: “[Patrick] DeWitt has produced a genre-bending frontier saga that is exciting, … Read More