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  Let’s begin this week’s New Arrivals with a few novels. Basically, they are all completely different types of books.   The first book is the 1st paperback printing of a great Horror novel,   FINAL GIRL SUPPORT GROUP by Grady Hendrix.     Next, we have a humorous romance novel which brings a woman …

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  Horror Writer and Poet Meg Smith talks about short stories in her new book, The Plague Confessor, and also speaks about herself and her writing in this interview with Selina Lovett from Annie’s Book Stop of Worcester. Originally posted on April 13, 2021, reposted now especially for Horror and Poetry Month.       …

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  Morgan Sylvia is a horror writer of novels, short stories and poetry. In this video she talks about her latest short story in the “Coming Through the Waves” anthology, her writing, some things about herself, and she reads two of her poems. Since April is both National Horror Month and National Poetry Month, Morgan …

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  To honor National Horror Month, we are posting an old interview we had with Grady Hendrix, originally posted on September 18, 2018. You’ve come a long, way, Grady!   Annie’s Book Stop of Worcester is happy to shine our Friday Spotlight on Grady Hendrix, one of our horror-writing friends! Grady writes horror books and …

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Since April is National Horror Month (also National Poetry Month), we are highlighting the videos and blogs that we have taped or received from horror authors and poets. Ramsey Campbell is an English horror fiction writer, editor and critic who has been writing for well over fifty years. He has written over 30 books and …

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    It seems as though Historical fiction novels are becoming very popular these days, and the first two on the list of new arrivals at Annie’s Book Stop of Worcester are exactly that:   THE DIAMOND EYE by Kate Quinn – a World War II tale based on a true story about a quiet …

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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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    Annie’s Book Stop of Worcester is very happy to shine our Friday spotlight on historical fiction and thriller author Alma Katsu. Alma, can you please tell us briefly a little about yourself and your writing? How would you like us to introduce you?   I’ve written six novels. I’m proud to say that …

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            This week we have a plethora of publications to tell you about! Several superb literature/ fiction books crossed our path, including A CARNIVAL OF SNACKERY: DIARIES (2003-2020) by David Sedaris, CROSSROADS by Jonathan Franzen, THE LINCOLN HIGHWAY: A NOVEL by Amor Towles and WE ARE NOT LIKE THEM by …

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    With a hint of cooler air this week, we have some cool genre titles from some great authors, as well as some historical remembrances of horrific times past. New on our shelves is DARK SONG by Christine Feehan, along with MY HEART IS A CHAINSAW by Stephen Graham Jones, winner of the 2021 …

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