Annie's Book Stop of Worcester

The little bookstore that's bigger on the inside

    Zetta Elliott, Black Feminist Author talks about her books and about writing in an interview for Annie’s Book Stop of Worcester. She writes books and poetry for children, teens and adults.    

  Christion Brecher is an author of Cozy mysteries. For those of you unfamiliar with Cozy Mysteries, they are mysteries in which the main character is usually an amateur sleuth. They could be a male or a female, although many of them are female. The sleuth could be a bookstore owner, librarian, teacher, dog trainer, …

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    Some of you may not realize it, but Annie’s Book Stop of Worcester has a You Tube channel!     We currently have over 85 videos on the channel, most of them being interviews with best-selling authors. We decided to make it easy for our customers and friends to view them by including …

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Today is Small Business Saturday, the annual “Shop Small Shop Local” promotion to combat the excesses of big box stores and their “doorbusters”. Here at our little bookstore that’s bigger on the inside, we’re using today to spotlight a holiday gift idea that focuses on our community itself,,, the Worcester edition of the ever-popular game …

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As we expected, we’re feeling antsy about re-opening.  Two months and counting, and it already seems like forever. So, it’s only natural…and actually very gratifying…to hear from customers they, too, are feeling the same way. We’re finally allowed to have curbside pickup, but only for pre-arranged orders.  By law, that’s still the best we can …

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New sequential art book arrivals for this week, as well as restocking some favourites: THE BOY WHO BECAME A DRAGON: A BRUCE LEE STORY, written and illustrated by Jim DiBartolo THE ESSENTIAL DYKES TO WATCH OUT FOR, written and illustrated by Alison Bechdel THE GASHLYCRUMB TINIES, written and illustrated by Edward Gorey [we also have …

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This week’s graphic novels in stock, some old favourites, some new arrivals, make for an interesting mix. FOR MIDDLE READERS: The Baby-Sitters Club Graphic Novels The first seven volumes of THE BABY-SITTERS CLUB graphic novel adaptations, and the first release in its accompanying series, BABY-SITTER’S LITTLE SISTER include: Kristy’s Great Idea Claudia And Mean Janine …

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Annie’s Book Stop of Worcester is happy to shine our Friday Spotlight on Mystery author, Rory O’Brien. Rory grew up in New England, surrounded by books, history, and the long shadows of Poe, Hawthorne, and Lovecraft.  He is one of the three authors who will be with us at Annie’s on Small Business Saturday, November 30th. He …

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[Welcome to a new weekly feature on our blog… Graphic Novel Saturdays!  Here’s where we’ll spotlight new titles and old friends in the sequential art world.] The calendar may say that there’s still nearly eight more full weeks of summer, and the mercury in the outdoor thermometer might seem ridiculously high. But the days are …

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