Annie's Book Stop of Worcester

The little bookstore that's bigger on the inside

Showrunner Chris Chibnall and former producer Philip Hinchcliffe – together at the Doctor Who studio! Director Michael E Briant describes the making of his 1977 classic The Robots of Death. Sadie Miller remembers her mother, Sarah Jane Smith actress Elisabeth Sladen. The Doctor Who Magazine review of Series 12 – every episode from Spyfall to The Timeless Children! A diary and scrapbook of 1976-77 – the extraordinary …

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This week is a great one for listening to new and classic British science fiction and horror audio dramas.  Here are the current releases from a variety of title ranges. The Diary of River Song Series 7 DW Main 261: Psychic Circus DW Main 262: Subterfuge The Twelfth Doctor Chronicles Dracula’s Guests CD Blake’s 7 …

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The newest issue of DOCTOR WHO MONTHLY has hit our display racks, and it has two covers to choose from. The Jodie Whittaker cover has The Thirteenth Doctor in fully serious mode… … while the cover with Sacha Dhawan shows The Master as both sinister and reflective. Series 12 has had its share of twists …

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This week’s installment of Speculative Fiction Tuesday features a new title by William Gibson, as well as the reissue of V.E. Schwab’s first novel, two spacefaring debuts, and a galaxy-spanning adventure. All titles are either in stock or en route to us. AGENCY by William Gibson THE NEAR WITCH by V. E. Schwab FROZEN ORBIT …

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Welcome back to our regular feature Speculative Fiction Tuesday, after its holiday hiatus. We’ve gotten in an excellent spread of horror, fantasy, and science fiction releases to start off the New Year… there’s bound to be something for every imaginative taste. First are the Rainbow Readers of Massachusetts book club selections for January and February… …

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“We make up horrors to help us cope with the real ones.” ― Stephen King What gets classified as “genre” writing among booksellers and readers falls into the categories of mystery, fantasy, science fiction, and horror.  All of these often share space under the same umbrella known as “Speculative Fiction” – the stories that ask the …

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A quick update this week for adventures in space and time.  We have received the following and look forward to exploring them with our fellow DOCTOR WHO fans: Doctor Who Main Series #254 – “Emissary Of The Daleks”, featuring Colin Baker as The Sixth Doctor and Nicola Bryant as Peri Brown. The War Master, Volume …

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Our deliveries this week and last have brought us some wonderful releases in the fields of science fiction, swords-and-sorcery, and urban fantasy. First we have Tamsyn Muir’s debut novel GIDEON THE NINTH, which is the first of a proposed trilogy blending science fiction, fantasy, gothic chiller, and classic house-party mystery. Next comes LIBRIOMANCER by Jim …

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This week’s F/SF releases are a varied group, ranging from seasoned talents to debut authors. First we have DESDEMONA AND THE DEEP by C.S.E. Cooney, a fantasy novella in which the spoiled daughter of a rich mining family must retrieve the tithe of men her father promised to the world below. On the surface, her …

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It’s been an excellent week for releases and restocks of science fiction, fantasy, horror and thriller titles here at our little bookstore that’s bigger on the inside. First off, we’ve gotten in several titles from Small Beer Press, run by Gavin J. Grant and Kelly Link: AIR LOGIC by Laurie J. Marks SOONER OR LATER …

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