How Virtual Bookfairs Work

Sometimes it is easier to search for books from the comfort of your own home. Or maybe something you wanted at the bookfair was sold out at your school. Or maybe you would like to take a look at the books your child wants to purchase before you send them to school with money. Little Shop of Stories has you covered!!! We are proud to present our new and improved virtual bookfairs! A portion of all in-person and virtual bookfair sales goes back to your school! What a great way to raise money while promoting literacy and supporting your local independent bookstore! 



All schools hosting virtual fairs will be given a custom link which helps us track sales. Once you click the school link, your purchase will be tagged for your school and added to your bookfair. You must click through this link to get credit for your purchase! Click the Start Shopping button below for a list of all active links.


Find the perfect book as you browse all of the titles at your in-person bookfair- online! These books include brand new titles, beloved classics, holiday reads, intriguing non-fiction, and so much more! All books are organized by categories, so no matter the reader, there is something for everyone. The categories are based on reading level as well as subject matter. Have specific titles in mind? Want to buy your book club book for next month? Any book available through our website can count toward your virtual bookfair. The categories are merely suggestions. 


Want to buy a book for your teacher? Click the Teacher Wishlist button below to see if your teacher has created an online wishlist. Any book purchased through a wishlist will be delivered directly to the teacher with a note indicating who it is from. No wishlist for your teacher? We've got you covered. You can click the Donation button below to make a donation in any amount to your teacher. 


Would you like to make a donation for a teacher or a student in need at your school? Click the Donation button below. All money collected will go directly to book vouchers and books for your school.


You have three choices for getting your virtual bookfair order. At check out you may choose:

  • Pick-up at Little Shop of Stories- You may choose to pick up your order in-store. This is the fastest option! We process orders as quickly as possible, but it does not mean that all orders will be available for pick-up immediately. If you select in-store pick-up, you will be notified via email as soon as your order is ready. 

  • Ship to me- Little Shop is happy to ship your order to you! Regular shipping rates apply. 

  • Pick-up at Your School- You can have your order delivered to your child at school. All of these orders will be delivered 2 WEEKS AFTER THE CLOSE OF YOUR FAIR. If you select this option, please be sure to provide your school name, child's name, and teacher in the Bookfair Order section at check out. This will be extremely helpful in getting your order to your child in a timely manner. 


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