House of Anansi Press

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As Far As You Know


From one of the defining poets of his generation, a new collection that plumbs the depth of beauty, history, responsibility, and love. As Far As You Know, acclaimed poet A. F. Moritz’s … 144 View

Barrelling Forward


Winner of the Alistair MacLeod Prize for Short Fiction and the CAA Emerging Writer Award, Barrelling Forward is a brilliantly crafted debut collection from one contemporary fiction’s newest … 263 View

Dunk Tank

The much-anticipated second collection from Gerald Lampert Memorial Award–winning poet Kayla Czaga, Dunk Tank is a rich, imaginative, and sometimes absurdist exploration of the landscape of … 105 View



From award-winning author John Elizabeth Stintzi, Junebat is a form- and gender-disrupting debut collection that grapples with the pain of uncertainty on the path towards becoming. John Elizabeth … 96 View

NDN Coping Mechanisms

Notes From the Field

In his follow-up to This Wound is a World, Billy-Ray Belcourt’s Griffin Poetry Prize–winning collection, NDN Coping Mechanisms: Notes from the Field is a provocative, powerful, and … 112 View

River Woman

Governor General’s Award–winning Métis poet and acclaimed novelist Katherena Vermette’s second collection, river woman, explores her relationship to nature — its … 114 View



Mathew Henderson explores with remarkable insight the unique logics of video games and addiction in his much-anticipated sophomore poetry collection. Mathew Henderson’s Roguelike, the … 88 View

Something for Everyone


Internationally celebrated as one of literature’s most gifted stylists, Lisa Moore returns with her third story collection that shows us the timeless, the tragic, and the miraculous hidden … 313 View

Things Are Good Now


Set in East Africa, the Middle East, Canada, and the U.S., Things Are Good Now examines the weight of the migrant experience on the human psyche. In Djamila Ibrahim’s powerful story … 258 View

This Accident of Being Lost

Songs and Stories

A knife-sharp new collection of stories and songs from award-winning Nishnaabeg storyteller and writer Leanne Betasamosake Simpson that rebirths a decolonized reality, one that circles in and out … 138 View

We Two Alone

A Novella And Stories

A masterful collection of stories that dramatizes the Chinese diaspora across the globe over the past hundred years, We Two Alone is Jack Wang’s astonishing debut work of fiction. Set on … 296 View

A Beautiful Flare

From: Something for Everyone


Readings in this collection by Lisa Moore consist of short stories exploring the underbelly of everyday life through a sometimes tragic, often absurd lens. In this story in this story, a shoe … 24 $2.40 Add

Black River

From: River Woman

pieces – breathe – river – lake – black river – ghosts – tongues – scars – arch – a fine dust – speak – Anishnaabemowin – … 28 $2.80 Add

Dealing With Infestation

From: Barrelling Forward


Readings from this book by Eva Crocker explore the mythic elements that permeate the objects, and rituals of everyday life. 26 $2.60 Add


From: Roguelike


Fishing, February, 1993 – After the Arctic, April, 1993 – Leaving Woolfe’s Corner – And She Wore the Great Coat of a Boar – Born Upright – She Was Once a Lone … 18 $1.80 Add


From: NDN Coping Mechanisms


A Country Is How Men Hunt – NDN Brothers – The Terrible Beauty of the Reserve – A Lover’s Discourse – What to an NDN Is the Intrinsic Goodness of Mankind? – … 38 $3.80 Add