The Anansi Blog

Anansi Presents Margaret Atwood December 01 2011

Margaret Atwood has been publishing books with Anansi since the ’60’s when we published The Circle Game — we’ve even published her children’s book Up in the Tree on the Groundwood side. Her most recent adult book with us was Payback: Debt and the Shadow Side of Wealth, which will soon be a movie on … Read More

In which we find our books reflecting today’s news August 09 2011

We often joke around the office that Margaret Atwood has a bit of the “Seer” in her. Not only did she write and present the 2008 CBC Massey Lectures on debt just as the global economic crisis hit, she introduced us to Marjorie Harris who wrote a book on being thrifty that ended up being … Read More

House of Anansi wins Publisher of the Year at Libris Awards! June 22 2009

House of Anansi Press wins three Libris Awards, including Publisher of the Year! Publisher of the Year (House of Anansi Press) Nonfiction Book of the Year for Payback (Margaret Atwood) Book Design of the Year for Skim (Mariko and Jillian Tamaki, (Groundwood Books) Voted on by members of the Canadian bookselling community, the CBA Libris … Read More