Annie's Book Stop of Worcester

The little bookstore that's bigger on the inside

    This week’s new arrivals carry a lot of emotional weight. No wonder they were so heavy! First we have:   A LITTLE CLOSER TO HOME: HOW I FOUND THE CALM AFTER THE STORM by Ginger Zee, a Biography, followed by THE BETRAYAL OF ANNE FRANK: A COLD CASE INVESTIGATION by Rosemary Sullivan. The …

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      I am just kidding about what I said in the title – but it does give you a good idea as to what we have in store for you as our new arrivals come in this week. First, there are the Mysteries/Thrillers: CLIVE CUSSLER’S THE DEVIL’S SEA by Dirk Cussler, TOM CLANCY …

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  First, since this is Veteran’s Day, I want to thank all the Veterans who served or who are serving in the Armed Forces. Their sacrifices are not unnoticed.   Speaking about another type of serving, this week’s assortment of books is like one big cookbook with many different recipes. Each book is in a …

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    We have a very different mixture of books coming across our shelves this week. They include a few biographies, such as a Sports memoir, NO ONE WINS ALONE: A MEMOIR by Mark Messier and an Asian memoir, 1000 YEARS OF JOY AND SORROW by Ai Weiwei translated by Allan H. Barr. The next …

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    This week, new arrivals abound with tales of Hollywood celebrities, Tinseltown personalities you might be interested in. Two of them are involved with music, and their lives are chronicled for all to see. Those are in the biographies UNPROTECTED: A MEMOIR by Billy Porter (also a book of LGBTQ interest), and MADE IN …

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  If reality is what you enjoy, this week’s new arrivals should be to your liking. There are six non-fiction books that have arrived on our shelves, including MAJOR LABELS: A HISTORY OF POPULAR MUSIC IN SEVEN GENRES by Kelefa Sanneh a book about music; NAILED IT!: BAKING CHALLENGES, a Cookbook; THE BOYS: A MEMOIR …

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            This week we have a plethora of publications to tell you about! Several superb literature/ fiction books crossed our path, including A CARNIVAL OF SNACKERY: DIARIES (2003-2020) by David Sedaris, CROSSROADS by Jonathan Franzen, THE LINCOLN HIGHWAY: A NOVEL by Amor Towles and WE ARE NOT LIKE THEM by …

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  This week’s new arrivals are again a great mixture of genres. We start with two James Patterson thrillers, DEADLY CROSS, an Alex Cross thriller by James Patterson and THE JAILHOUSE LAWYER by James Patterson and Nancy Allen. Add two biographies, WHERE TOMORROWS AREN’T PROMISED: A MEMOIR OF SURVIVAL AND HOPE by Carmelo Anthony and …

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    There are several general (not sub) genres crossing my path this week as the New Arrivals come in. Speaking of Generals, two of the books deal with Generals in some ways – TAKING PARIS: THE EPIC BATTLE by Martin Dugard deals with military history, and TRAVELS WITH GEORGE: IN SEARCH OF WASHINGTON AND …

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  If you see what’s coming across our new arrivals shelves this week you will see some very diverse biographies, fiction books, and historical literature. To start with, there are three biographies, BEAUTIFUL COUNTRY: A MEMOIR by Qian Julie Wang, an Asian American biography; HIS TRUTH IS MARCHING ON: JOHN LEWIS AND THE POWER OF …

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