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House of Anansi Press

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  • The Law of Dreamsby Peter Behrens

    House of Anansi Press 2011; US$ 16.95

    Peter Behrens's Governor General's award-winning and critically acclaimed bestseller is gorgeously written, Homeric in scope, and haunting in its depiction of a young man's perilous journey from innocence to experience. The Law of Dreams follows Fergus O'Brien from Ireland to Liverpool and Wales during the Great Potato Famine of 1847, and then beyond... more...

  • The Sisters Brothersby Patrick deWitt

    House of Anansi Press 2011; US$ 18.95

    Hermann Kermit Warm is going to die: Eli and Charlie Sisters can be counted on for that. Though Eli has never shared his brother?s penchant for whiskey and killing, he?s never known anything else. On the road to Warm?s gold-mining claim outside San Francisco -- and from the back of his long-suffering one-eyed horse -- Eli struggles to make sense of... more...

  • The Disciple of Las Vegasby Ian Hamilton

    House of Anansi Press 2011; US$ 16.95

    In The Disciple of Las Vegas, forensic accountant Ava Lee is hired by the richest man in the Philippines to recover $50 million from a Canadian land swindle. With the billionaire's reputation on the line, she follows the money from Vancouver to Las Vegas, to the Costa Rican accounts of the Moneida, a First Nations band that owns The River, a poker... more...

  • The Truth About Storiesby Thomas King

    House of Anansi Press 2011; US$ 16.95

    Winner of the 2003 Trillium Book Award "Stories are wondrous things," award-winning author and scholar Thomas King declares in his 2003 CBC Massey Lectures. "And they are dangerous." Beginning with a traditional Native oral story, King weaves his way through literature and history, religion and politics, popular culture and social protest, gracefully... more...

  • Guilt About the Pastby Bernhard Schlink

    House of Anansi Press 2011; US$ 15.95

    The six essays that make up this compelling book view the long shadow of past guilt both as a uniquely German experience and as a global one. Bernhard Schlink explores the phenomenon of guilt and how it attaches to a whole society, not just to individual perpetrators. He considers how to use the lesson of history to motivate individual moral behavior,... more...

  • My Life as a Dameby Christina McCall; Stephen Clarkson; Eleanor Wachtel

    House of Anansi Press 2011; US$ 15.95

    Considered by many to be the best political writer of her generation, Governor General?s Award-winning author and journalist Christina McCall was a pioneer for women in journalism and one of the most brilliant minds of her time. For the first time ever, McCall?s finest articles and essays have been collected in one definitive volume, alongside never-before-published... more...

  • Dirty Feetby Edem Uwumey; Lazer Lederhendler

    House of Anansi Press 2011; US$ 16.95

    A finalist for France?s prestigious Prix Goncourt, Dirty Feet is a remarkable, inventive,and darkly compelling novel that tells the story of a man?s search for the mysterious, nomadic father who abandoned him years earlier. As a small child, Askia was forced, along with his family, to wander the African desert as if under a curse. First driven from... more...

  • Designing Freedomby Stafford Beer

    House of Anansi Press 2011; US$ 14.95

    Distinguished cyberneticist Stafford Beer states the case for a new science of systems theory and cybernetics. His essays examine such issues as The Real Threat to All We Hold Most Dear, The Discarded Tools of Modern Man, A Liberty Machine in Prototype, Science in the Service of Man, The Future That Can Be Demanded Now, The Free Man in a Cybernetic... more...

  • Democracy on Trialby Jean Bethke Elshtain

    House of Anansi Press 2011; US$ 16.95

    Is democracy as we know it in danger? More and more we confront one another as aggrieved groups rather than as free citizens. Deepening cynicism, the growth of corrosive individualism, statism, and the loss of civil society are warning signs that democracy may be incapable of satisfying the yearnings it itself unleashes -- yearnings for freedom, fairness,... more...

  • The Order of Good Cheerby Bill Gaston

    House of Anansi Press 2011; US$ 15.95

    A fascinating yet little-known figure in North American history, the French explorer and mapmaker Samuel de Champlain was the subject of a recent best-selling biography by historian David Hackett Fischer. The Order of Good Cheer, a highly readable novel by master storyteller Bill Gaston, offers a beautifully shaded, fictionalized portrait of Champlain,... more...