House of Anansi & Groundwood Books is donating Anansi books to Little Free Libraries all over the city and have made a video about the process.
We’ve crafted the dreamiest summer reading list that celebrates the immeasurable literary talent found within our province.
Get your tickets now for the Book Lover’s Ball After Dark. The 10th anniversary gala will be held in the Toronto Reference Library & will attract over 900 guests to dine and celebrate in the stacks after-hours – raising their glasses in support of Toronto Public Library’s 100 branches. Roam the library after hours to encounter scrumptious food experiences, mingle… Read More »
In the past year, several media stories have surfaced expressing compassion towards a group of people who have, until now, been considered nothing short of monstrous. Medium.com, Brown Political Review, The Awl and a lengthy radio segment onThis American Life ventured into unmarked territory, investigating young, non-offending pedophiles (also known as Minor Attracted Adults) who… Read More »
Canadian literature is serious. You know it, I know it, Rudy Wiebe DEFINITELY knows it. That is why the famous novelist recently said “It seems to me that laughter is too easy a way to face the ‘wilderness of this world;’ you can too easily laugh yourself past the difficulties. Laughter is not a way… Read More »
A line of ladies (and a few men) snaked its way down Queen Street last night, and as I walked by it clutching a Value Village bag of my old clothes, I immediately felt nervous: that cool bitch in the cape does not want your old maxi skirt, Mon. The book launch for the fantastic Women In… Read More »