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  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 […]

Happy Pride from Little Island!

Posted by: Andrew on: June 20, 2014

Here at Little Island Comics late June is not just time for parents and kids to stock up on cottage, camp, and backyard reads. It’s also time for us to celebrate all the amazing books for LGBTQ kids and their allies. Drop by the shop over the next few weeks to check out our picks […]

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 […]

Perfect Your Hallowe’en Look at Little Island!

Posted by: Andrew on: October 11, 2013

We’re delighted to have partnered with Bespoke-Makeup.com to help kids and parents make the most of their Hallowe’en make-up! PARENTS, GUYS & GHOULS HALLOWEEN MAKE-UP WORKSHOP! Bespoke-Makeup.com brings Halloween to Little Island Comics Sunday, October 27, 2013 Workshop: 1:00pm – 2:30pm @ Little Island Comics, 742 Bathurst St $25 per child/ $40 for 2 children […]

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: […]

Exclusive! Powerpuff Girls #1 featuring THE BEGUILING!

Posted by: Andrew on: September 21, 2013

To celebrate the release of POWERPUFF GIRLS #1 this week (out Wednesday, September 25th), written and illustrated by Canada’s own Troy Little, we commissioned a very special Canadian cover! As you can see, it depicts main baddy Mojo Jojo having climbed the CN Tower! (Reminds us of another famous simian…). Luckily, the Powerpuff Girls were […]

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