Annie's Book Stop of Worcester

The little bookstore that's bigger on the inside

It’s a cold and windy day out-of-doors, but it’s cozy and warm here at Annie’s Book Stop of Worcester, our little bookstore that’s bigger on the inside. We hope everyone has shoveled out from Friday’s big snowstorm. We’re definitely expecting March to come in like the proverbial lion, but where it may or may not …

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Many people, when gifting a new book to someone, like to pair that gift with an attractive and meaningful bookmark. For this holiday gift-giving season, we expanded from our selection of publisher-promotional bookmarks to include the bookmark line from Out Of Print. These bookmarks not only hold your place in the book you’re reading, but …

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Another year at the helm of ABSW / Tower Books, and it’s time for another peek behind the curtain at some of the books that shaped and continue to linger in the mind of your humble chief bookseller, here at the little bookstore that’s bigger on the inside. All the titles from last year’s “desert …

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One of the best presents for a book lover [besides books themselves, of course!] is something in which to transport the books from place to place. ABSW / Tower Books sells two kinds of tote bags for you to choose from for holiday gift-giving. First, we’d like to spotlight our upcycle tote bags made by …

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The month of May has been a busy one here at our little bookstore that’s bigger on the inside.  The nice weather and the lifting of some COVID-19 restrictions has brought people out onto the streets, into the ball park, and into the shopping districts of Worcester.  We are pleased to see so many old …

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It is surely an understatement to say that this has been a difficult year for the entire world, still in the throes of a global pandemic.  2021 will be upon us in a few days.  The wider world watches in hopes of a successful vaccine; our smaller worlds of families and friends carry on as …

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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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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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Annie’s Book Stop of Worcester is excited to shine our Friday Spotlight on romantic suspense author Jayne Ann Krentz. Under this name, she writes using contemporary settings. She also writes under the names Amanda Quick for historicals and Jayne Castle for futuristics. She lives in Seattle with her husband, Frank. Thanks so much for joining …

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Happy Holiday Shopping Guide! Annie’s Book Stop of Worcester, the “bigger on the inside” bookstore at 65 James Street, is happy to present our 2018 recommendations of gifts for the winter holidays. Welcome to the world of boxed sets of books for adults! We have many great ones available, many of them in the Speculative …

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