Annie's Book Stop of Worcester

The little bookstore that's bigger on the inside

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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We here at Annie’s Book Stop of Worcester continue to abide by the Governor’s Office order to remain closed to the public during the COVID-19 pandemic until at least 12noon on Tuesday, May 19th.  That may change in light of the four-phase plan proposed for reopening the state of Massachusetts, and may force us to …

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Here at our little bookstore that’s bigger on the inside, we continue to STAY inside to do our part in helping everyone to weather the COVID-19 lockdown. While we cannot open our doors to the public until at least May 4th, according to the guidelines set out by the Governor’s Office, we are still receiving …

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In the spring of 2011, less than a year into taking over ownership of our little bookstore that’s bigger on the inside, we were alarmed and concerned by the commencement of the construction and closure of the James Street bridge, which would not be completed until September of that year. We worried about the effects …

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