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 – 1:00 pm
Saturday/Sunday: Closed*

Saturday, June 16, 2018: OPEN, Noon-5pm
Saturday, June 22, 2018: OPEN, Noon-5pm
Saturday, June 30, 2018: OPEN, Noon-5pm
Saturday, July 7, 2018: OPEN, Noon-5pm


128 Sterling Road, Lower Level
Toronto, ON
M6R 2B7


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

Pets are welcome!

We accept cash and credit (sorry, no debit!)