Annie's Book Stop of Worcester

The little bookstore that's bigger on the inside

  Photo Credit:  Corey Ralston Photography 2013   Annie’s Book Stop of Worcester is happy to shine our Friday spotlight on science fiction/historical fantasy author Beth Cato. Beth is the author of The Clockwork Dagger duology and the Blood of Earth trilogy, both from Harper Voyager, plus a short story collection from Fairwood Press called …

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  Annie’s Book Stop of Worcester is very happy to shine our Friday spotlight on Fantasy Author Jennifer Estep (pronounced Eee-step). Jennifer will be in on our Zoom event on Saturday, July 25 from 7 – 8 PM, so don’t miss it! Details on how to join the event are on the Annie’s Book Stop …

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Annie’s Book Stop of Worcester is happy to shine our Friday spotlight on Fantasy Author Adam Stemple. When asked how he wanted us to introduce him, this was his response:   My name is Adam Stemple and I am a writer, poet, musician, and web designer.  I primarily write fantasy, but I’ve also sold a …

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This week’s installment of Speculative Fiction Tuesday features a new title by William Gibson, as well as the reissue of V.E. Schwab’s first novel, two spacefaring debuts, and a galaxy-spanning adventure. All titles are either in stock or en route to us. AGENCY by William Gibson THE NEAR WITCH by V. E. Schwab FROZEN ORBIT …

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Welcome back to our regular feature Speculative Fiction Tuesday, after its holiday hiatus. We’ve gotten in an excellent spread of horror, fantasy, and science fiction releases to start off the New Year… there’s bound to be something for every imaginative taste. First are the Rainbow Readers of Massachusetts book club selections for January and February… …

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Our deliveries this week and last have brought us some wonderful releases in the fields of science fiction, swords-and-sorcery, and urban fantasy. First we have Tamsyn Muir’s debut novel GIDEON THE NINTH, which is the first of a proposed trilogy blending science fiction, fantasy, gothic chiller, and classic house-party mystery. Next comes LIBRIOMANCER by Jim …

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Answer: They are the protagonists of this week’s new releases for readers of picture books, middle grade titles, and young adult literature, each with a very different focus, and each one with a tale to tell. OGILVY by Deborah Underwood and T.L. McBeth –  When Ogilvy moves to a new town, the possibilities feel endless. …

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This week’s F/SF releases are a varied group, ranging from seasoned talents to debut authors. First we have DESDEMONA AND THE DEEP by C.S.E. Cooney, a fantasy novella in which the spoiled daughter of a rich mining family must retrieve the tithe of men her father promised to the world below. On the surface, her …

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It’s been an excellent week for releases and restocks of science fiction, fantasy, horror and thriller titles here at our little bookstore that’s bigger on the inside. First off, we’ve gotten in several titles from Small Beer Press, run by Gavin J. Grant and Kelly Link: AIR LOGIC by Laurie J. Marks SOONER OR LATER …

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Our little bookstore that is bigger on the inside has always been a place where speculative fiction has its well-earned niche. We’ve just gotten in this month’s DOCTOR WHO MAGAZINE, issue 540, featuring a Third Doctor cover; Jon Pertwee’s 100th birthday was July 7th.  Perfect timing for this weekend’s Doctor Who Meetup on Sunday, July …

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