Gulliver's Quality Books and Toys - Independent voices from independent publishers found at your local independent bookstore

Gulliver’s welcomes it’s new owner Marianne Seaton.

We invite you to visit our store in Downtown North Bay.

Gulliver’s is an independent bookstore that has served North Bay and beyond for over 25 years.  We specialize in local books, Canadian fiction and history, children’s books, First Nations and French titles, as well as puzzles, games, and toys for the whole family.  We also carry a range of beautiful greeting cards by local artists and photographers.  We hold many author events and book signings in store as well as out of store displays and events.


If you do not see what you are looking for on our shelves or on our website, please give us a call and we’ll do our best to obtain it for you.  We have also shipped books to many countries around the world.

We take pride in serving our customers well.  Our knowledgeable staff will ensure that you get exactly what you need either from our shelves or ordered in for you at no extra cost.

We look forward to meeting you!

Mon-Sat 9:30 to 5:30

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  • Storytime, Saturday, June 28, 2014

    We are having a Storytime Saturday, June 28 at 1:00pm of Scaredy Squirrel Goes Camping!  There will also be a craft.  Please register ahead.

    Tuesday, June 24th, 2:14 pm

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  • Meet the Author: Saturday, July 5, 2014

    Meet Thelma James Saturday, July 5 from 1-3.  Thelma will be discussing her new book: The Fortitude, Faith and Foibles of the Peevers of Commanda In the Land of White Pine: A Memoir and Family History. This book tells of Thelma’s pioneering grandparents’ trek in 1896 by horse and sleigh overland across frozen lakes and […]

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  • Storytime en Francais! Saturday, July 12, 2014

    We are having a Storytime, Saturday, July 12 at 1:00pm of L’ours qui Aimait les Arbres by Nicolas Oldland.  There will also be a craft!  Please register ahead. Nous avons une heure du conte, Samedi, 12 Juillet a une heure.  Le livre selectionnee L’ours qui Aimait les Arbres.  Il y aura aussi un métier.  S’il […]

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  • Storytime: Saturday, July 19, 2014

    We will be having a Storytime, Saturday, July 19 at 1:00pm of Disney’s Frozen.  There will also be a sing-along and craft.  Please register ahead.

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  • Christmas In July Sale! July 25th & 26th, 2014

    Gulliver’s is having Christmas in July, Friday, July 25th & Saturday the 26th.  Stop in for some frosty deals!

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