Yes, we are launching the book!
Join us at 8pm on the 8th of August, to celebrate the launch of our 8th anniversary anthology, No Spider Harmed in the Making of This Book.
Being eight is significant for us as we are named for a spider, so we are making a big deal of this!
Our writers have given the nod to Anansi, Robert the Bruce, Miss Muffet, and of course, Arachne herself, as well as discovering whole new worlds of spider influence and metaphor, with many stories dipping into Fantasy and Science Fiction.
A joy for any arachnid fancier, and anyone who can’t stand small lives being trampled, in prejudice or phobia.
Download the recipe for our ‘curds and whey’ cake in advance, so you can sample it at the right moment.
Watch readings from authors, interruptions from celebrities of the spider world, and BSL translations from Marcel Hirshman.
We aren’t going to let a global pandemic stop us celebrating our spidery anniversary.