Annie's Book Stop of Worcester

The little bookstore that's bigger on the inside

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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It’s that time of year! We have begun our annual process of bringing in discounted books for your school summer reading needs.  This week alone we’ve started stocking our shelves and spinners with a warehouse haul of several hundred titles, with multiples of as many of the important reads as we could find.  With all …

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One of the nice things about running a bookstore not wedded or welded only to the flavor-of-the-month new releases is being able to recommend authors and titles you might not hear about elsewhere.  Sure, we have our smattering of those new releases. And we also carry standards in different genres like Debbie Macomber, Stephen King, …

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Hi, I’m Trish Wooldridge, the other Events Coordinator for Annie’s Book Stop of Worcester. My gift recommendation for today are our Full Cast Audio children’s books, which you can find in our middle reader / YA section. Full Cast Audio is a labor of love from children’s author Bruce Coville. He uses a full cast …

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[“Random Chance Saturday” is a regular blog feature written by staffer Selina Lovett.] Reading. Books. What a novel idea. Literally, in some cases. In this day and age of streaming media, hundreds of cable and satellite channels and many other audio visual offerings, why read? Some people read because they want to visualize things for …

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Here at Annie’s Book Stop of Worcester, located at 65 James Street in Worcester, Massachusetts, we have a love for ALL books, but there’s just something special about books from past decades. We have some real beauties in stock at extremely affordable prices, and now there’s TWO ways you can purchase them. You can, of …

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[Photo and article by staffer Elise Martorano.] Merry Christmas, happy Kwanzaa, and a joyous New Year! Why not celebrate the remainder of the holiday season by swinging by and checking out our newly acquired vintage book selection? We have a wide array of vintage literature just dying for a new home. Come check out our …

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