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Fall Comics Classes at Little Island!

Posted by: Andrew on: August 23, 2014

Look out, kids: our comic classes for 10- to 14-year-olds are back! Learn to draw comics and manga, from start to finish! Megan Kearney, back for another season of classes, will walk students though each step of the creative process, from character design to page layouts. Learn techniques like pencilling and inking, and how to […]

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 […]

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 […]

Manga Dojo Spring Classes!

Posted by: Andrew on: January 24, 2014

Have you always wanted to create your very own manga adventure? Yes? Then, do we have the class for you! Due to the popularity of Eric Kim’s Manga Dojo this winter, we will be continuing classes into the spring, for 13- to 17-year-olds. Eric will take you through the basics of manga illustration, character creation […]

Manga-making Classes at Little Island!

Posted by: Andrew on: December 21, 2013

Due to the popularity of Eric Kim’s Manga Dojo workshops, we are now offering a workshop for 10-12 year-olds at Little Island! Classes are $120 for eight weeks. Call or email us to sign up! Details are below. Check out Eric’s website at:  mangadojo.ca  

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 […]


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