Little Shop of Stories Children's Literature Brunch!

What do you get when you combine authors and their books, yummy food, silly games, and DIY crafts?

You get a day of FUN for the entire family!

Join us at our first ever Children's Literature Brunch on Sunday, October 8th at the Decatur Conference Center at the Courtyard by Marriott in Downtown Decatur! Meet your favorite authors and hear about their new fall books! Learn about a book or series you may not have known about! Engage with authors with interactive games and challenges! Craft until your heart's content!

Participating authors and illustrators include:

Sophie Blackall (If I Was a Horse)

Derrick Barnes (Like Lava in My Veins)

Sayantani DasGupta (Secrets of the Sky series)

Angela Dominguez (Stella Diaz series)

Sophie Escabasse (Witches of Brooklyn series)

John P Green (Investigators series)

Nasuġraq Rainey Hopson (Eagle Drums)

Jessica Kim (Make a Move, Sunny Park!)

Mike Lowery (Santa Shark)

Lisa McMann (The Forgotten Five series)

Peter Reynolds (All We Need is Love and A Really Soft Pillow!)

Jewell Parker Rhodes (Treasure Island: Runaway Gold)

Sara Shepard (Penny Draws series)

Tui Sutherland (Wings of Fire series)

This event is for parents and their children ages 5-12, educators, and anyone who thinks children's books are the greatest thing ever. Please note: children MUST be accompanied by an adult- NO EXCEPTIONS.

Tickets include admission, brunch, and access to all games and craft activities. Books available for purchase separately.




Purchase your tickets here!

Please note: Tickets are non-refundable.

Event date: 
Sunday, October 8, 2023 - 9:00am
Event address: 
Courtyard by Marriott Decatur Downtown
130 Clairemont Ave
Decatur, GA 30030