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Please submit your request to The permissions process may take up to 4-6 weeks to complete, though we will endeavour to meet your specified project deadline. Our response times will vary throughout the year — please expect a longer wait around March/April and October/November.  

For permission to photocopy material, please contact Access Copyright (Canada) or the Copyright Clearance Center (US).

Accessible Formats

In accordance with Section 32(1) of the Canadian Copyright Act, House of Anansi and Groundwood Books provide accessible formats for readers with perceptual disabilities, with proof of purchase of a print copy. Please submit your request using our Accessible Format Request Form. You will receive a response within 1-3 business days.