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BOOK LAUNCH: Super Red Riding Hood!

Posted by: Andrew on: August 29, 2014

  Little Island Comics is delighted to announce the book launch for Claudia Dávila’s new picture book, Super Red Riding Hood! It’s a story about a girl who isn’t (very) frightened as she treks through the deep dark woods, thanks to her red (superhero) cape. To find out how she deals with the wolfy villain, […]

Now in Stock: Amulet Book Six!!!

Posted by: Andrew on: August 15, 2014

Announcing: Bannister at Little Island Comics!

Posted by: Andrew on: August 5, 2014

We’re delighted to announce that Bannister, known for his work on The Elsewhere Chronicles (Les enfants d’ailleurs) and Tib & Tumtum (Tib et Tatoum), will be in the store meeting fans and signing copies of his books on Saturday, August 23rd! Please join us!   Creator Appearance: Bannister Little Island Comics 742 Bathurst Street, Toronto Saturday, 23 August 2014 […]

  Kazu Kibuishi launches Amulet Book Six with Little Island Comics and Toronto Public Library Monday, August 25th 2014 6pm-7pm @ Toronto Public Library, Palmerston Branch (560 Palmerston Avenue, just North of Bloor) Talk and Painting Demonstration with Kazu Kibuishi 7:30pm @ Little Island Comics (742 Bathurst, just South of Bloor) Book Signing with Kazu Kibuishi […]

FREE COMIC BOOK DAY THIS SATURDAY, MAY 3RD!

Posted by: Andrew on: April 30, 2014

Free Comic Book Day 2014 Saturday, May 3rd, 12pm-6pm Kids Comics @ Little Island Comics, 742 Bathurst Street Teen/Adult Comics @ The Beguiling, 601 Markham Street Free to attend The Beguiling and Little Island Comics are proud to be participating in FREE COMIC BOOK DAY 2014, happening Saturday, May 3rd, from 12noon to 6pm. For those […]

Scott Chantler in-store this Saturday!

Posted by: Andrew on: April 5, 2014

Are you excited about The King’s Dragon? We are too– that’s why Scott Chantler will be in-store next Saturday, April 12 at noon for a signing of his latest Three Thieves book! Fourth in the series, this installment ups the ante with more action-packed antics,  long-awaited reveals and teeth-grating suspense.  Stop by to say hi and […]

UPDATED: Bill Slavin Launches Big Top Otto!

Posted by: Andrew on: September 26, 2013

We’re so excited to launch Big Top Otto this Saturday!  Come by the shop between 1pm and 3pm for: circus-themed snacks! a chance to win fabulous prizes! an art show of elephantine proportions! live drawing demonstrations from Bill Slavin himself! …but most importantly, come by to pick up your copy of Elephants Never Forget 2: […]

BEGUILING EVENT: Gene Yang presents BOXERS & SAINTS

Posted by: Andrew on: September 20, 2013

Gene Yang presents BOXERS & SAINTS Saturday, September 21st, 3pm-4:30pm @ The Central, 603 Markham Street Free to attend The Beguiling is proud to welcome bestselling comics author Gene Yang to Toronto in support of his new two-volume graphic novel, BOXERS & SAINTS. Gene will be interviewed on stage by TCAF Director Christopher Butcher about his […]

EVENT: Draw Out The Story with Brian McLachlan!

Posted by: Andrew on: August 26, 2013

COMIC WORKSHOP AND BOOK LAUNCH! Brian McLachlan’s Draw Out The Story Saturday, September 21, 2013 Workshop: 12pm-1pm Launch & Signing: 1pm-2pm @ Little Island Comics, 742 Bathurst St Free with purchase! Kids eight and older should sign up NOW for a special Draw Out the Story: Ten Secrets to Creating Your Own Comics workshop led by author Brian […]

ANNOUNCING: Dan Parent at Little Island!

Posted by: Andrew on: July 19, 2013

Creator Appearance: Dan Parent Little Island Comics, 742 Bathurst Street 23 August 2013, 7:30pm to 9pm We’re proud and delighted to announce that Dan Parent will be meeting fans and signing books at Little Island Comics on Friday, August 23rd from 7:30pm until 9pm! Known for bringing more diversity and inclusion to Riverdale than ever […]


About Little Island Comics

Little Island Comics is the first kids comic book store in North America–maybe even the world! Owned and operated by international comics institution The Beguiling–celebrating their 25th Anniversary in 2012–the store features thousands of comics, graphic novels and manga, and a great lineup of programming and events with kids comic and book authors from around the world!

Little Island Comics
742 Bathurst Street
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
M5S 2R6
Phone: 416-901-7489
E-mail: mail@littleislandcomics.com