Annie's Book Stop of Worcester

The little bookstore that's bigger on the inside

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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  Annie’s Book Stop of Worcester is happy to shine our Friday spotlight on Fantasy author Sarah Beth Durst. Sarah is the award-winning author of eighteen fantasy books for adults, teens, and kids, including The Queens of Renthia series, Drink Slay Love, and The Girl Who Could Not Dream. She won an ALA Alex Award …

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Annie’s Book Stop of Worcester is happy to shine our Friday spotlight on Young Adult author Benjamin Gamble.  Born and raised near Charleston, South Carolina, Benjamin Gamble always had a passion for writing. He has previously worked as a camp counselor and as a waiter, where he encountered monsters far more terrifying than the ones …

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Here at our little bookstore that’s bigger on the inside, we always get some fabulous trade-ins and donations of gently used children’s books, which we then pass on to our customers at low prices.  However. these last few weeks we’ve been unpacking shipments and changing up displays to make even more room for new books …

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Annie’s Book Stop of Worcester is happy to shine our spotlight on James Cambias this week! James will be visiting our store to celebrate the release of his latest novel Arkad’s World on Friday, January 18, at 4:00 PM! Thank you very much for joining us on our interview blog! For those unfamiliar with you, …

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House of Assassins by Larry Correia ISBN-10: 1481483765 ISBN-13: 978-1481483766 Publisher: Baen (February 5, 2019) Reviewer: Scott A. Wooldridge “There’s always time for arson.” What is most intriguing about Larry Correia’s follow up to the Dragon Award-winning book Son of the Black Sword is how much worldbuilding is done only by dialog and action with …

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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. William Joyce is a shining star in children’s literature, both for his picture books and his chapter books for advanced middle readers and …

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This week’s books for kids and teens include, as always, some new releases and some restocking of old favourites. Recent entries in the WHO IS? WHAT IS? WHERE IS? series include Aretha Franklin, the Dalai Lama, and the Solar System.   Virginia Lee Burton has written some of the best-loved picture books in America, and …

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