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Posted by: Andrew on: July 28, 2012

  POSITION AVAILABLE: Beguiling Library Services The Beguiling is hiring! We’re looking for someone to join our Library Services team. Depending on the candidate, this could be a full-time or a part-time position. What you’d be doing: -managing existing customer accounts for school and public libraries -selling comics to librarians in our two stores (The […]

ANNOUNCING: Adventurous Times at Little Island

Posted by: Andrew on: July 13, 2012

Hey everyone! Little Island Comics and The Beguiling are teaming up to throw a kick-butt ADVENTURE TIME event on Wednesday, July 25th, and you’re all invited! There will be signings by the creators of the ADVENTURE TIME comics, a kids costume contest, and more! It’s gonna be mathematical… TO THE MATH!    SPECIAL GUESTS! From New […]

We’re happy to announce that yes, our Pride display of queer comics for kids is up for your festive shopping pleasure! Ever since Andrew Wheeler’s feature article about our display went up over at, the books have been selling faster than we can keep them in stock, which is great news indeed! So head […]

Winter Saturdays Are for Comics

Posted by: Andrew on: January 25, 2012

Bring your kids by in the early afternoon starting this Saturday, January 28th, or any Saturday in February, and make comics with us! We’ll be creating kids comics masterpieces from noon until 3pm. Drop by and add your comic to our gallery, or make a story to take home or share with your friends!

Holiday Hours at Little Island – CORRECTION!

Posted by: Andrew on: December 26, 2011

We’ve just corrected our Holiday Hours to reflect our actual closing time of 5pm today (Boxing Day). Sorry for any inconvenience, and happy shopping! Over the next couple of weeks, here’s when Little Island Comics will be open: Thursday December 15th – 11am-7pm Friday December 16th – 11am-9pm Saturday December 17th – 10am–9pm Sunday December […]

Announcing: A Tintin Party at Little Island!

Posted by: Andrew on: December 8, 2011

The Adventures of Tintin movie comes out on December 21, and to celebrate we are having a Tintin party! Join us on Saturday December 17, starting at noon, to draw and colour Tintin comics with Tory and John! Then at 3:00 we are holding a kids book club about Tintin! Come ready to talk and ask […]

Doorcrasher Specials Announced!

Posted by: Andrew on: September 29, 2011

We’re offering some amazing deals on kids comics to celebrate our Grand Opening this weekend. Come by Little Island on October 1st and 2nd to take advantage of these discounts: John Stanley Library – 50% off Select in-stock John Stanley Library titles will be 50% this weekend only! Titles on sale include: Melvin Monster Nancy […]

Grand Opening Celebrations Announced!

Posted by: Andrew on: September 19, 2011

11am-7pm Saturday October 1st 12pm-6pm Sunday October 2nd 742 Bathurst Street,Toronto       It’s official:  Little Island Comics’ inaugural events on the first weekend of October 2011 will mark the debut of its events space with visits from local comics creators and the launch of Claudia Dávila’s new book Luz Sees the Light. Our Grand […]

Spread the word!

Posted by: admin on: September 4, 2011

Little Island Comics will open its doors for the first time this Tuesday, September 6th. While our official ‘grand opening’ is a few weeks away, feel free to come by and get a sneak-peak at the shop and what we’re going to be offering! Little Island illustration by Geneve Firanski. Little Island logo by Steve […]

Welcome to Little Island Comics!

Posted by: admin on: August 12, 2011

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 will open in fall 2011 for all of your kids comic book and graphic novel needs. It will also feature a huge slate of […]

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