Little Shop's Virtual PRIDE Celebration! - Monday, June 20th

Happy PRIDE!! Little Shop of Stories is celebrating PRIDE with TWO virtual events, featuring FOUR different authors!!

At 5pm, celebrate with picture book authors - You can meet Wallace West, author of MIGHTY RED RIDING HOOD! He'll be talking with the "World's Strongest Gay" & STRONG author, Rob Kearney!

At 7pm, celebrate with Young Adult authors - You can meet the author of IN DEEPER WATERS and SO THIS IS EVER AFTER, F.T. Lukens! They'll be in conversation with Little Shop's BFF & the author of THE SUMMER OF EVERYTHING and RIGHT WHERE I LEFT YOU, Julian Winters!

Live on Facebook - June 20th, 5pm & 7pm!

If you order any of these books online & enter code EVENT in the order notes, you'll receive some SURPRISE PRIDE SWAG!

Event date: 
Monday, June 20, 2022 - 5:00pm
Event address: 
Facebook Live
Mighty Red Riding Hood (Fairly Queer Tales #1) Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316628358
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - May 10th, 2022

In this clever twist on a traditional tale, a boy who loves his frilly, swishy riding hood turns the tables on a big, bad, bullying wolf!

Better not mess with Little Red when he's got on his favorite frilly red riding hood! It makes him feel happier than a pig in mud, more special than a birthday cake, and mighty as a firecracker.


Strong Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316292900
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - May 10th, 2022

A fresh, charming picture book that shows there are lots of ways to be STRONG.

Rob dreams of becoming a champion strongman. He wants to flip huge tires, lug boulders, and haul trucks -- and someday be the strongest man in the world! But he feels like he can’t fit in with his bright leggings, unicorn T-shirts, and rainbow-dyed hair.


So This Is Ever After Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781534496866
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Margaret K. McElderry Books - March 29th, 2022

An instant New York Time bestseller!


In Deeper Waters Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9781534480513
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Margaret K. McElderry Books - March 29th, 2022

“A frothy confection of sea-foam, young love, and derring-do.” —NPR

From the New York Times bestselling author of So This Is Ever After, a young prince must rely on a mysterious stranger to save him when he is kidnapped during his coming-of-age tour in this swoony adventure that is The Gentleman’s Guide to Vice and Virtue meets


Right Where I Left You Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780593206478
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - March 15th, 2022

"Some books are downright fun, and Right Where I Left You is one . . . Winters sends a quiet but important message that queer Black and brown kids deserve to live happily ever after too. . .


The Summer of Everything Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781945053917
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Interlude Press - September 8th, 2020

 Adulting is hard. Just ask Wes Hudson. An avid comic book geek, Wes excels at two things: slacking off and pining after his best friend, Nico. Advice from his friends, ‘90s alt-rock songs, and online dating articles aren't helping much with his secret crush.