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On Saturday, October 27th The Beguiling, Little Island Comics & Koyama Press are beyond pleased to welcome JOHN MARTZ and BRITT WILSON to the store for a fun-for-all-ages celebration of the release of their new books  EVIE AND THE TRUTH ABOUT WITCHES and GHOST QUEEN! Come on  out Saturday, October 27th at the kid-friendly time […]

Little Island Comics and Owlkids invite you to celebrate the launch of the hilarious new picture book, Ira Crumb Feels the Feelings, from author Naseem Hrab and illustrator Josh Holinaty! Morning fun includes: A reading! Activities for kids! Books for sale! And Naseem and Josh will be signing copieS!!! ALSO??? THERE WILL DEFINITELY BE COOKIES. […]

The End Of Little Island Comics

Posted by: admin on: January 5, 2017

Little Island Comics was the first comic book store for kids in the whole world! Unfortunately, due to our entire city block being torn down by a condo developer, Little Island Comics closed up shop on December 30th, 2016. Originally opened in August 2011, Little Island Comics served thousands of enthusiastic young readers, grateful parents, […]

Notice: We’re away for a few days!

Posted by: Andrew on: November 13, 2016

Dear Customers, The Little Island Comics team is in high demand this November, and we’ll be travelling across the province in the next few weeks, selling books to school libraries under The Beguiling’s banner. Amazing! That means we’ll be closing our doors for a couple of days each week through November to free the team […]

Canada Day FYI

Posted by: Andrew on: June 30, 2015

Hi all! In celebration of Canada Day on Wednesday, July 1st, 2015, Little Island Comics will be closed! We’ll be back to our regular hours the following day.

Little Island Comics Boxing Day Sale

Posted by: Andrew on: December 26, 2014

Hey folks! We’re having a Boxing Day Sale, from today, December 26th, at 11am, until Tuesday December 30th. The Beguiling’s will continue into 2015. All of the details can be found below, and both shops will have some great stuff available! Come say hi! — Hello! Keeping with tradition we decided to have a Boxing […]

A Cat-tastic Double Book Launch with Koyama Press!

Posted by: Andrew on: October 1, 2014

Koyama Press will celebrate National Cat Day by launching two new kids books at Little Island Comics! Join us as we fête John Martz’s A Cat Named Tim & Britt Wilson’s Cat Dad, King of the Goblins. Undertake awesome activities! Meet cartoonists! Read about cats! Have tons of fun! Yippeeeeeeee! CAT-TASTIC DOUBLE BOOK LAUNCH! A […]

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:  

Free Comic Book Day, Saturday May 4th, 2013

Posted by: admin on: May 3, 2013

Free Comic Book Day  Saturday May 4th, 12pm-6pm @ The Beguiling, 601 Markham Street @ Little Island, 742 Bathurst Street Free to attend Facebook Event The Beguiling and Little Island Comics are happily participating in industry-wide celebration FREE COMIC BOOK DAY. Drop by The Beguiling for all your teen-to-grown-up-to-arrested-development needs, and Little Island Comics for […]

Super Pix for Super Kids! OMGOMG

Posted by: Andrew on: August 3, 2012

There’s something to be said about how children inspire us, from their approach to art with reckless abandon to their infectious laughter. And we hope to inspire them every day when we put books in their hands. Once in a while we find that we inspire grown-ups too, and this post is a thank you […]

What is Little Island Comics?

Little Island Comics is the world's only comic book shop just for kids! We carry the widest possible assortment of things that fall under the umbrella of comics and visual narrative for kids up to age 12.

We're located right next door to our parent shop The Beguiling Books & Art, at the top of Toronto's vibrant Kensington Market, making this a one-stop-shop for the whole family's graphic novel needs!

Contact Us!

Little Island Comics
323 College Street
Toronto, ON
M5T 1S2

416 533 9168

Come Visit!

We're open almost every day!
WEDS & FRI: 11AM - 9PM
SUN: 12PM - 6PM