Annie's Book Stop of Worcester

The little bookstore that's bigger on the inside

Happy Thanksgiving week here at our little bookstore that’s bigger on the inside! Our 2022 holiday hours have started; we’ll be opening at 9am instead of 10am!  We will also be open later on Sundays. Our hours today, Monday the 21st and tomorrow, Tuesday the 22nd will be 9am to 8pm.  We will open on …

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Welcome back to Standard Time, here at our little bookstore that’s bigger on the inside.  With the clocks being pushed back an hour this past weekend, it’s a reminder that nights are getting longer and the weather’s getting colder… the perfect excuse to stock up on books! And autumn doesn’t end on the stroke of …

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Hello to all our friends at the little bookstore that’s bigger on the inside! Before we commence with all the information in this week’s blog, we need to make something absolutely clear…  WE ARE NOT CLOSING!  In fact we’re doing better than ever, seeing lots of new faces and old friends, adding to our staff, …

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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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