Annie's Book Stop of Worcester

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  This week’s new arrivals are actually pretty great. There are some memoirs that could prove to be pretty funny, what with Steve Martin’s Number One Is Walking: My Life in The Movies, cartoons and Lauren Graham’s anecdotes and laugh-out-loud observations about life as an actor in Hollywood, in Have I Told You This Already?: …

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  This week we have a good mix of genre books arriving. There are quite a few memoirs coming out now, which leads me to believe that people like to talk about themselves. And people like to read about famous people’s lives. So, there you have it. The famous people this week are related to …

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    Fiction:   How can we start the New Arrivals blog without a new James Patterson thriller? This week we have:   ESCAPE (BILLY HARNEY THRILLER #3) by James Patterson, which seems like a fun “escape” read with his Billy Harney character. Other mysteries/thrillers include:   THE HOUSE ACROSS THE LAKE by Riley Sager. …

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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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  This week, our new arrivals include one of my favorites-er-favourites, and some heart wrenching romances of all sorts. My favorite is of course:   DOWNTON ABBEY: A NEW ERA: THE OFFICIAL FILM COMPANION by Emma Marriott. This is complete with photos and sneak peeks of the popular television series, now turned into another movie. …

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  This week we have half genre and half non-fiction new arrivals donning our shelves at Annie’s Book Stop of Worcester. Three of the non-fiction books just happen to be related to Movies and Television!     Those three include:     MEAN BABY: A MEMOIR OF GROWING UP by Selma Blair is her memoir, …

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  First of all, we have a few non-fiction books in our line-up of new arrivals at the store. We have one book that is more of a philosophy book,   METAPHYSICAL ANIMALS: HOW FOUR WOMEN BROUGHT PHILOSOPHY BACK TO LIFE by Clare Mac Cumhaill, Rachael Wiseman     Next, we have some more memoirs …

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  The new arrivals this week are again following the pattern of many more non-fiction books than fiction or genre books. Memoirs/biographies top the list, but with a bit of a twist:   INTO THE INFERNO: A PHOTOGRAPHER’S JOURNEY INTO CALIFORNIA’S MEGAFIRES AND FALLOUT by Stuart Palley is actually a book of photographs, but it …

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    This week our shelves are filled with the memoirs of celebrities. Some you may have heard of, some you may not, but the books themselves should prove pretty entertaining.     BRIGHTER BY THE DAY: WAKING UP TO NEW HOPES AND DREAMS by Robin Roberts. Robin was a longtime host of GOOD MORNING …

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    There are many books coming out this week that are geared towards helping oneself find what it is you really want to do in life, or how to channel your life in positive, creative ways. I thought I’d focus on some of these non-fiction books since life these days can be very difficult …

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