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

Anansi Girls take over The Ossington November 26 2009

The Anansi Girls celebrated the near-conclusion of the Anansi Girls and the Art of Book Club Maintenance contest with a series of readings last night at Toronto bar The Ossington. If you’d like to win a visit from one of these fantastic authors or a complete set of their books, enter now! Contest closes November … Read More

Pasha Malla wins Trillium Book Award June 16 2009

Announced today at a ceremony in Toronto, Pasha Malla has won the $20,000 Trillium Book   Award for fiction in English for his debut short story collection, The Withdrawal Method! Malla, of London, Ontario, recently won the $10,000 Danuta Gleed Literary Award for the same  collection. The book was also longlisted for the Giller Prize, and … Read More