The Little Bookshop are pleased to host a range of fun and engaging events throughout the year, See below for information about our Saturday club and things happening in the Easter holidays.
Join bestselling author Jen Campbell in store at 3.45pm till 4.45pm for an interactive storytelling and drawing workshop. Ticket required for this event, call the shop on 0113 212 3465 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to book your space. Tickets £2, redeemable against any purchase in the shop. You’ll be able to purchase Jen’s books on the day and have her sign your copy!
Franklin and Luna go to the Moon is the story of Luna and her best friend Franklin the dragon. They both want to be explorers and go on adventures, so they decide to travel the world and find out where dragons live. Franklin is 605 years old and can't remember where he's from. Where on earth could his family be?
Join bestselling author Jen Campbell for interactive storytelling and drawing, all about dragons... and space!
Have fun make mini-magazines (or ‘zines’ for short)! From animal safaris and recipes to interview pages, Read All About It includes ten zines to write, illustrate, and put together, each with its own distinct theme. Zine making expert and comic artist Kristyna Baczynski guides readers through a self-publishing adventure, in this beautifully illustrated activity book. With handy instructions, hints and tips along the way, children can level-up on their writing, drawing, lettering and collage skills to create fun, exciting zines even after the book is filled up!
This is a free workshop but you must reserve a ticket by contacting the shop on 0113 212 3465 or emailing email@example.com. Suitable for children 6+, younger children may need help from their adult.
On June 22nd at 3pm.
In this inspirational kids event, Raúf will talk about her life and the books she loved as a child, along with her time spent in refugee camps in France, which ultimately inspired this uplifting and much-loved book.
This is a free workshop but tickets must be reserved by contacting the shop on 0113 212 3465 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org . Suitable for ages 8+.
29th June at 3pm
We are delighted to welcome Paul and Chris to The Little Bookshop, as they launch The Descenders, the final book in The Cade Trilogy and the latest in the Edge series. Don’t miss your chance to meet the creators of one of the best-loved fantasy series of the day, which now spans three trilogies and many standalone stories. Using a visualiser Paul & Chris discuss both the books as well as their successful and dynamic writing partnership and friendship which spans many years.
£7.99 Includes a paperback copy of Beyond the Deepwoods & a free print.
£14.99 Includes a hardback copy of The Descenders, a free print & a custom Illustration.
30th June at 3pm
featuring interactive storytelling and live drawing, kids will love learning all about these adorable aardvarks and even have a chance to draw their own. Don’t miss this storytelling event of accidental love and true friendship from the author of Colin and Lee, Carrot and Pea and The Steves.
Tickets are free, but must be reserved in advance by contacting the shop on 0113 212 3465 or emailing email@example.com. Suitable for ages 3+, younger children may need help from their grown up.
July 7th at 3pm
This workshop event invites children to imagine a magical creature, colour in a dragon egg and create a mythical creature to hatch from it, with the older ones starting to write a story with author Liz Flanagan.
This is a free event but tickets must be reserved by contacting the shop on 0113 212 3465 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. Suitable for ages 6+, younger children may need some help from their grown up.
July 13th at 3pm