Celebrate Tundra's 50th Anniversary at the Penguin Shop!

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Celebrate Tundra's 50th Anniversary at the Penguin Shop!

One of Toronto’s littlest bookstore is now dedicated to the littlest readers. To celebrate the 50th anniversary of Canada’s oldest children’s publisher, Tundra Books, we have transformed the shop to feature Tundra’s classic and new children’s books.

The Tundra takeover is taking place from May 15th through June 9th, 2017. Plan your visit to see Tundra's latest books, check out some staff picks and enjoy story time and crafts in the shop. 

Weekly Activities

All activities take place from 1pm - 2pm on the days specified below. 


  • Tuesday, May 23rd: If I Had a Gryphon / If You Happen to Have a Dinosaur - Vikki VanSickle
  • Thursday, May 25th: The Darkest Dark / The Pirates Bed 
  • Thursday, June 1st: Over-scheduled Andrew / Nancy Knows 
  • Thursday, June 8th: Carson Crosses Canada / Little Blue Chair


Crafts & Activities

  • May 18th: If I Had a Gryphon - Paper Plate Creature Masks 
  • May 25th: Solutions for Cold Feet - Sock Puppet Puppies 
  • June 1st: This is Sadie - Tissue Paper Flowers / Paper Dolls
  • June 8th: It's Great Being a Dad - Make Your Own Magic Wand 




*Receive a limited edition Tundra Tote Bag with a purchase of $20 or more