Located in the heart of the Junction Triangle, the Anansi Bookstore is home to award-winning fiction, non-fiction, poetry, and CanLit, published by one of Canada’s oldest independent publishers, House of Anansi.

The Anansi bookstore, located right next to the Drake Commissary and Henderson Brewery, is also home to children’s and young adult titles by Groundwood Books, recipient of the most Governor General’s Literary Awards in Canada.


Monday: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Tuesday: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Wednesday: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Thursday: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Friday: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Saturday: 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Sunday: 12:00pm – 5:00 pm


128 Sterling Road, Lower Level
Toronto, ON
M6R 2B7
416-363-4343 ext. 255


The Anansi bookstore is wheelchair accessible via a separate entrance. Please call ahead for assistance.

Pets are welcome!

We accept cash, credit, and debit.