Annie's Book Stop of Worcester

The little bookstore that's bigger on the inside

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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July is just around the corner, and here at our little bookstore that’s bigger on the inside, we are proud of our independence, and we continue to bring in new titles and to plan new events just for you. We are hoping it means that Phase 3 in the reopening plan for the state of …

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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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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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