Annie's Book Stop of Worcester

The little bookstore that's bigger on the inside

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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The time change from Standard Time to Daylight Savings Time, coupled with warmer temperatures, has definitely brightened our spirits here at our little bookstore that’s bigger on the inside. Please keep an eye on our website for when we start having extended spring hours.  In the meantime, our sidewalk sales carts have returned to their …

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Happy March!  We have the return of Daylight Savings Time to look forward to this weekend, as well as keeping our ears open for the annual return of spring peepers hatching in the wetlands behind our little bookstore that’s bigger on the inside. It will also soon be the season for forsythia and pussywillow, two …

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This year, the way February is exiting [almost 60 degrees Fahrenheit today], we may well have March gamboling in like a lamb and blustering out like a lion. No matter what the weather, we have wonderful books for you to purchase and wonderful happenings to entertain and enlighten you. Our thanks to those who came …

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We are counting down the days until the vernal equinox with nary a blizzard in sight – sssshhhhh! don’t jinx it!  While there are still a few weeks to go, we are already seeing the daylight getting longer and the evenings shorter.  We’re expecting some messy weather this week, which does lend itself to curling …

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Today is Martin Luther King Jr. Day, a day on the calendar that means a lot more than just another vacation from school and work. Here at the little bookstore that’s bigger on the inside, we support the freedoms that MLK fought to have recognized universally, and we acknowledge the struggles that still continue to …

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If you look at the warm temperatures on the outdoor thermometer today, you might completely forget that we are twelve days away from the Winter Solstice, fourteen days away from the first night of Hanukkah, fifteen days away from Christmas Eve, sixteen days away from Kwanzaa, twenty-two days away from New Year’s Eve. twenty-eight days …

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Customers and staff alike, here at our little bookstore that’s bigger on the inside, are definitely feeling that mix of pre-holiday exhaustion and pre-holiday excitement, and the effects of that mix have left us at a loss for this week’s blog title.  Despite this, we’re looking forward to all the releases from publishers large and …

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The owners and staff of Annie’s Book Stop of Worcester wish to express our condolences to the family and friends of local firefighter Jason Menard, who died in the line of duty last week and was laid to rest today. Thanks to everyone who joined us on Saturday for our booksigning with S.M. Stevens and …

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Today is Veterans’ Day here in the United States.  We honor those who have served our country today and every day. It’s hard to believe that November is already one-third over!  We are busy stocking up on wonderful books, gifts, and notions here at our little bookstore that’s bigger on the inside. Join us indoors …

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