Annie's Book Stop of Worcester

The little bookstore that's bigger on the inside

Annie’s Book Stop of Worcester is happy to shine our Friday spotlight on humorous mystery writer Donna Andrews.  I asked Donna to tell me a little about herself and her writing, and her answer is below: I write humorous traditional mysteries. (At least I hope people find them funny!) Toward the cozier end of the …

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We at our little bookstore that’s bigger on the inside were saddened to hear of the recent death of comics writer and illustrator Batton Lash, whose tales of Wolff & Byrd, Counselors of the Macabre, have entertained us for many years, and whose graphic novel compilations have always had a place of their own on …

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Annie’s Book Stop of Worcester is happy to shine their Friday Spotlight on our long-time friend and supporter—as well as a great author—Michael Bailey! Michael has done several events with us, including several of our NaNoWriMo write-ins over the years. We’re especially happy to have his latest title with us, the first in an urban-fantasy …

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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. This year we have some holiday cards from Selina, one of our staff members, who has been creating greeting cards for many years. …

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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 movies… and an entertaining bio on his website http://www.gradyhendrix.com, so we’re stealing part of it for our introduction: Grady Hendrix writes fiction, also called “lies,” and he writes non-fiction, which …

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February starts this week! Are we ready for whatever Punxsatawny Phil predicts for weather this spring? A good book works whether you’re able to picnic early or tuck in for six more weeks of blanket-snuggling weather, so stop in and find stories for cozy nights or sunny days! Books are also useful if you’re not …

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For the third week in a row, Annie’s Book Stop of Worcester gets to shine our Friday Spotlight on an author who’s been a friend of our store and the New England horror community for years—Matt Bechtel! Matt was at our Small Business Saturday with Haverhill House Publishing last Saturday. We still have several signed …

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Happy Thanksgiving week! First and foremost, thank you to ALL of you for your continued support and love for our little “bigger on the inside” bookstore! Independent bookstores need your love to succeed, and we appreciate all you give us. May all of you in the U.S. have a wonderful holiday this week, with safe …

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Our marketing team had a wonderful time at the New England Independent Booksellers Association trade show last week and are putting together a wonderful events plan for finishing up 2017 and getting into 2018. We’re also especially excited about some new books that we’ll be bringing onto our shelves in the next few months and …

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Annie’s Book Stop of Worcester is happy to shine our spotlight on writer and performer Jenny Allen!  Jenny will be at our 65 James Street address with her humorous collection, Would Everybody Please Stop?  on Saturday, September 30, from 1:00-3:00 PM. Jenny Allen’s humor pieces have appeared in the New Yorker, MORE magazine, and several …

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