Contact Us

House of Anansi Press and Groundwood Books
128 Sterling Road, Lower Level
Toronto, ON
M6R 2B7

Tel: 416-363-4343

Bookshop and Office Accessibility 

The front door to the Anansi Bookshop is at 128 Sterling Road, with access down two steps from the sidewalk. There is an accessible entrance to our office and bookshop through the front door of 128A Sterling Road, the adjoining building, which is west of us through the parking lot, on the other side of Henderson’s Brewery. If you will use the accessible entrance please contact us at 416 363-4343 x 0 and we will meet you to show you the way in.

Author/Illustrator Correspondence

For all author/illustrator correspondence, please mail your letter to the attention of the author/illustrator at the address above.


See our Anansi submissions page or Groundwood submissions page for details on how to submit queries and submissions.


Media and blogger review copy requests: submit via email

Author appearances and interviews: submit via email

Book donation requests: submit via email on organization letterhead to

For desk copy requests: submit via email on organization letterhead to
Our policy is to supply two gratis desk copies for each section of a course.

For rights and permissions requests, please visit our Rights section or Permissions section

Trade Distribution

Anansi and Groundwood books are distributed to the book trade in Canada by University of Toronto Press Distribution and in the U.S. by Publishers Group West. For orders outside North America, please contact us at

Canadian Orders

University of Toronto Press
Distribution Division
5201 Dufferin Street
Toronto, Ontario
M3H 5T8

Tel: (416) 667-7791
Toll-Free Tel: 1-800-565-9523
Fax: (416) 667-7832
Toll-Free Fax: 1-800-221-9985

For Canadian Independent Booksellers

We are represented in the West by Natassja Barry.

We are represented in Ontario, Quebec and Atlantic Provinces by Martin and Associates Sales Agency.

U.S. Orders

Publishers Group West, an Ingram Brand
1700 Fourth Street
Berkeley, CA

Toll-Free Tel: (800) 343-4499 or (866) 400-5351
Toll-Free Fax: (800) 838-1149