Best Books of 2018

Several Anstruther titles graced year end lists for 2018.

JM Francheteau’s Heart & Mouth & Deed & Life, Fawn Parker’s Weak Spot, John Nyman’s Slogan, Substance, Dream, and Lily Wang’s Everyone In Your Dream Is You made Khashayar Mohammadi’s Top 10, while Paola Ferrante’s True Confessions of Buffalo Bill was a Knife | Fork | Book 2018 pick.

Our thanks to both Khashayar and Kirby!

Klara du Plessis nominated for the bpNichol Chapbook Award

Klara du Plessis's Wax Lyrical, published by Anstruther Press in 2015, has been nominated for the bpNichol Chapbook Award. This years prize ($4000) was adjudicated by Alice Burdick and Hoa Nguyen, and the winner will be announced at the annual Meet the Presses Indie Literary Market on November 19, 2016.

To check out the formal announcement and the other finalists, head over to Open Book Toronto. Congrats to all!