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 Science Fiction author Walter Jon Williams. These are some of the questions we asked him to answer for us:  Walter, Can you please tell us briefly a little about yourself and your writing? How would you like us to introduce you?   …

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  Photo Credit:  Corey Ralston Photography 2013   Annie’s Book Stop of Worcester is happy to shine our Friday spotlight on science fiction/historical fantasy author Beth Cato. Beth is the author of The Clockwork Dagger duology and the Blood of Earth trilogy, both from Harper Voyager, plus a short story collection from Fairwood Press called …

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Annie’s Book Stop of Worcester is very happy to shine our Friday spotlight on Science Fiction and Fantasy Writer Gerald L. Coleman. When asked to tell us briefly a little bit about himself and his writing, this was his response: First, thank you for this opportunity to talk about my work. I appreciate it deeply. …

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Annie’s Book Stop of Worcester is happy to shine our Friday spotlight on Speculative Fiction author Steven Popkes.  I asked Steven to tell us about himself and his writing, and this was his response: My father was an engineer with the heart of a poet. My mother was a writer with the heart of an …

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  Annie’s Book Stop of Worcester is happy to shine our Friday spotlight on Science Fiction Author Jeffrey A. Carver.  Jeffrey A. Carver is a writer of science fiction novels that explore a realm somewhere between hard science fiction and space opera—with believable, well-realized characters, male and female, human and alien, organic and “inorg,” as …

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This week’s installment of Speculative Fiction Tuesday features a new title by William Gibson, as well as the reissue of V.E. Schwab’s first novel, two spacefaring debuts, and a galaxy-spanning adventure. All titles are either in stock or en route to us. AGENCY by William Gibson THE NEAR WITCH by V. E. Schwab FROZEN ORBIT …

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Welcome back to our regular feature Speculative Fiction Tuesday, after its holiday hiatus. We’ve gotten in an excellent spread of horror, fantasy, and science fiction releases to start off the New Year… there’s bound to be something for every imaginative taste. First are the Rainbow Readers of Massachusetts book club selections for January and February… …

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A quick update this week for adventures in space and time.  We have received the following and look forward to exploring them with our fellow DOCTOR WHO fans: Doctor Who Main Series #254 – “Emissary Of The Daleks”, featuring Colin Baker as The Sixth Doctor and Nicola Bryant as Peri Brown. The War Master, Volume …

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Our deliveries this week and last have brought us some wonderful releases in the fields of science fiction, swords-and-sorcery, and urban fantasy. First we have Tamsyn Muir’s debut novel GIDEON THE NINTH, which is the first of a proposed trilogy blending science fiction, fantasy, gothic chiller, and classic house-party mystery. Next comes LIBRIOMANCER by Jim …

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It’s been an excellent week for releases and restocks of science fiction, fantasy, horror and thriller titles here at our little bookstore that’s bigger on the inside. First off, we’ve gotten in several titles from Small Beer Press, run by Gavin J. Grant and Kelly Link: AIR LOGIC by Laurie J. Marks SOONER OR LATER …

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