Annie's Book Stop of Worcester

The little bookstore that's bigger on the inside

Greetings and salutations from Annie’s Book Stop of Worcester, the little bookstore that’s bigger on the inside! We’ve been plugging along through some of the hottest weather of the summer, with signs of autumn approaching.  There’s been an uptick in customer traffic looking to finish their school summer reading, and an equal amount of people …

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It is that time of year again… a price break on top of our already low prices on books, audios, greeting cards, gifts and more!  Tax Free Weekend will take place from 10AM on Saturday, August 14th, until 6PM on Sunday, August 15th at Annie’s Book Stop of Worcester, the little bookstore that’s bigger on …

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Yesterday was Read Across America Day. At present, we are sold out of nearly all our Seuss books, including the discontinued six – And to Think That I Saw It on Mulberry Street, If I Ran the Zoo, McElligot’s Pool, On Beyond Zebra!, Scrambled Eggs Super!, and The Cat’s Quizzer.  We had our usual traffic last week, with parents and …

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Hello and welcome to the windy, blustery month of March! We’re still all bundled up here at our little bookstore that’s bigger on the inside, but we’re already thinking SPRING! It’s the season of new books and new beginnings, and we hope to bring those and more to YOU, our customers who have supported us …

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As we have done for the past few years here at Annie’s Book Stop of Worcester, the little bookstore that’s bigger on the inside, we are happy to present our annual shopping recommendations of gifts for the winter holidays. We’ll be posting one suggestion each day between Tuesday, December 1st and Thursday, December 24th. 2020 …

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As the year 2020 progresses and COVID-19 continues to influence many of our daily activities, we here at the little bookstore that’s bigger on the inside continue to monitor the safest ways of conducting business for our customers and our staff. Today’s COVID-19 Dashboard for Worcester County To that end, contrary to what we stated …

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It’s a new month at our little bookstore that’s bigger on the inside. Crunching leaves, crisp air, apples and pumpkins everywhere… our favourite time of year, with its mix of cozy and spooky. Our October publisher specials reflect these elements… one seasonal classic, THE HALLOWEEN TREE by Ray Bradbury, and one brand-new anthology, DON’T TURN …

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We’d like to start off this week’s Events Buzz with a huge THANK YOU. Thank you to our customers and friends; thank you to our staff; thank you to our wholesale and publisher suppliers; thank you to our author colleagues. You’ve all borne with us in these uncertain times over the last few months, and …

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Normally our Thursday blog highlights “New Arrivals & Old Favorites”… books that we’ve just unpacked from our publisher partners and wholesale partners.  We’ll post that blog this week on Saturday.  It seemed best for today’s blog to thank everyone who has supported us by reserving appointment slots, and to advise people how our day-to-day business …

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It’s a somber but hopeful Memorial Day here at our little bookstore that’s bigger on the inside. On the one hand, the number of cases from the COVID-19 pandemic continues to be alarming, and we are proceeding with every caution to keep our employees and customers healthy.  We very much appreciate the support that we …

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