Annie's Book Stop of Worcester

The little bookstore that's bigger on the inside

The medium of storytelling through sequential art is not a new one, but its recent growth as part of the book industry is wonderful to see. Reading comic books and graphic novels helps to teach the brain to develop particular higher order thinking skills which promote and solidify learning. Here at our little bookstore that’s …

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As the weather gets colder, many of us turn to more sedentary indoor pursuits. Here at ABSW / Tower Books, we’re happy to fulfill one of those needs; you’ll find an excellent selection of jigsaw puzzles here at our little bookstore that’s bigger on the inside. From 100 pieces to 1000 pieces, we’ve got you …

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If you’re struggling to come up with a stocking stuffer, or a small house gift for unexpected company, we’ve got you covered at our little bookstore that’s bigger on the inside. Embodying the spirit of “good things come in small packages”, we are happy to present our selection of inspirational refrigerator magnets, distributed by Laughing …

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Here at our little bookstore that’s bigger on the inside, we used our time at the virtual booksellers trade shows this past September and October to look into bringing you more nonfiction titles, concentrating most on biographies and memoirs. We think you’ll find something for everyone amongst our selections this holiday season. First we have …

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For many years here at our little bookstore that’s bigger on the inside, we have stocked a wide range of audio dramas from a British company called Big Finish Productions. Specializing in utilizing actors from classic television shows of the 1950s through the 1980s to recreate their most famous roles, they put out releases that …

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There is something magical about book series – tales that unfold over multiple front and back covers. There’s something even more magical about having all the titles in one series in a slipcase; boxed sets make wonderful presents to give during the holidays. We highlighted a few boxed set series in a previous Holiday Gift …

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In the midst of life’s hustle and bustle, sometimes it’s good to take a break and do something solitary. For those of you who enjoy doing crossword puzzles, we have you covered! Quoting a bit of background information from The American Crossword Puzzle Tournament: “Crossword puzzles are said to be the most popular and widespread …

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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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While Small Business Saturday touts the benefits and joys of “shop small, shop local” one day a year, here at our little bookstore that’s bigger on the inside we believe in supporting independent crafters all year ’round! Winter is coming, and there is yet again a new variant of COVID-19 circulating. While that may be …

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Following up and expanding on yesterday’s blog about singleton designs for holiday greeting cards, we’d like to offer even more selections for you, aimed towards those of us who have less time to pick and choose. Yes, we are talking about boxed greeting cards! While our little bookstore that is bigger on the inside has …

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