Delilah Dawson with Preeti Chhibber and Karen Strong In Person!

Calling all kids who like to be scared!! Middle grade author Delilah Dawson has a new and creepy book called Camp Scare coming, and she'll share it with us on Saturday, August 6th at 5pm when she'll be in conversation with fellow mid grade authors Preeti Chhibber (Spiderman's Social Dilemma) and Karen Strong (Just South of Home and the upcoming and equally creepy Eden's Everdark)! This event will happen at Little Shop of Stories, and we hope you'll join us!

The event is free. Register HERE!

All attendees will be required to wear a mask through the entirety of this event. Thanks.

Event date: 
Saturday, August 6, 2022 - 5:00pm
Event address: 
Little Shop of Stories
133A East Court Square
Decatur, GA 30030
Camp Scare By Delilah S. Dawson Cover Image
ISBN: 9780593373262
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Delacorte Press - August 2nd, 2022

An eerie, twisty ghost story about twelve-year-old Parker, who only wants a summer of fun and new friendship at sleepaway camp but ends up finding a nightmare instead!

Don't forget your flashlight. . . .

Parker Nelson can’t wait for summer camp. She’ll have fun and make amazing memories, far away from the bullies who made seventh grade unbearable.

Spider-Man's Social Dilemma By Preeti Chhibber, Nicoletta Baldari (Illustrator) Cover Image
ISBN: 9781368051699
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Marvel Press - July 26th, 2022

The first in a three-book middle grade novel series by Spider-Man's number one fan and hilarious fiction writer, Preeti Chhibber!

Just South of Home By Karen Strong Cover Image
ISBN: 9781534419391
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - July 7th, 2020

“A stirring Southern middle grade book that burns brighter than fireworks on the Fourth.” —Kirkus Reviews (starred review)
“A must for readers who appreciate a heartfelt mystery.” —Booklist (starred review)
“An intricate mix of Southern mystery, history, and a ghost story that creeps but doesn’t scare.”

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Eden's Everdark By Karen Strong Cover Image
ISBN: 9781665904476
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - September 6th, 2022

Hailed by Newbery winner Kelly Barnhill as “stunning, moving, and marvelously strange,” this tale of a young girl who stumbles into a magical realm ruled by a wicked witch is a haunting and ultimately uplifting middle grade novel about grief, family, and decades-old magic.

Still grieving the loss of her mother, Eden visits Safina Island, her ancestral home, as a healing b