Annie's Book Stop of Worcester

The little bookstore that's bigger on the inside

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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  Many new books have adorned our shelves this week, including some mysteries/thrillers, fiction books, Horror, Science Fiction, Romance and even a biography. Titles include EAGLE’S CLAW: A NOVEL OF THE BATTLE OF MIDWAY by Jeff Shaara  FOR THE WOLF by Hannah Whitten  FREED: FIFTY SHADES FREED by E.L. James  GOLDEN GIRL by Elin Hildebrand  …

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  Annie’s Book Stop of Worcester is happy to shine our Friday spotlight on someone who works in a publishing capacity other than author. I’d like to introduce science fiction, fantasy and horror editor Ellen Datlow. Ellen, can you please tell us briefly a little about yourself?   I’ve been editing sf, fantasy, and horror …

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    Annie’s Book Stop of Worcester is happy to shine our Friday spotlight on horror author Kelli Owen. The first thing I always like to do is to have authors introduce themselves, and tell readers a bit about themselves and their writing. So, Kelli, could you please tell us briefly a little about yourself …

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  Annie’s Book Stop of Worcester is pleased to bring back horror writer and poet Morgan Sylvia. The first thing I usually ask authors is how they want us to introduce themselves, and tell readers a bit about their writing. This is Morgan’s response:   I write mostly horror, with some fantasy, sci-fi, and poetry …

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  Annie’s Book Stop of Worcester is happy to shine our Friday spotlight on Author Jenna Glass. I say Jenna Glass, but she is also known as Jenna Black, but I will let her explain:   I write practically every variety of speculative fiction there is under the names Jenna Black and Jenna Glass. Under …

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  Annie’s Book Stop of Worcester is happy to shine our Friday spotlight on Speculative Fiction author Vivian Shaw.  The first thing I always ask our authors is to tell us about themselves and their writing, and this was Vivian’s wonderful response:     I write about monsters, machines, disasters, and found family; my short …

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