Books in Kitsilano & University of British Columbia

From Sophie's Masterpiece to Creepy Pair of Underwear, this huge, highly-inviting store – reputedly Canada's biggest children's bookshop – has thousands of novels, picture books and anything else you can think of to keep your bookish sprogs happy. There are regular author events (check ahead via the website) plus quality toys and games to provide a break from all that strenuous page-turning.