Annie's Book Stop of Worcester

The little bookstore that's bigger on the inside

    Many people like to write. Whether it is a journal of their daily activities, a diary of a person’s most secret desires or inner feelings of the day, or something creative, like poetry or a story, people like to write things down. It can be romantic, mysterious, futuristic, fantastical, thrilling, or just plain …

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  Many book lovers will tell you, “I can always find the spot that I left off in a book after I close it”. Then again, there are many who can’t. It usually takes me a long time to find my place if I lose it, even if I am totally into the book. So …

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    Biographies and Memoirs are very popular nowadays, and this little store that is bigger on the inside has a number of new (and older) biographies that run the gambit from funny and light-hearted to very heartwarming and tear-jerking.  It always is interesting to find out that some of your favorite celebrities actually came …

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  Even though it is not quite Winter yet and the snow has not started to fall, it will soon enough. It can be a great time to search for some great field guides to the outdoors at our little store that’s bigger on the inside. These field guides make great gifts for Nature lovers …

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  There are people that use Email to send Holiday greeting cards or messages to their loved ones, and there are those people that don’t. Those that don’t usually do one of four things: 1. They don’t send any cards or greetings at all. 2. They telephone their loved ones and share their tidings that …

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  One thing about the holidays is that it’s one time of year when people like to reconnect with friends and family, and also recognize their service givers with a greeting card. If you are one of these people that likes to send a lot of cards, we have just the thing for you! You …

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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 2022 recommendations of gifts for the winter holidays.   Mysteries and thrillers always make great gifts for book lovers. This year we decided to highlight some of our local mystery …

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  J. William Zoldak is a former local school Guidance Counselor who, after he retired, tried his hand at writing. His third book, Grandpa’s Memories of Main Street contains anecdotes about his adventures as a young boy in the 50’s in a small town in upstate NY. In this interview he tells one of those …

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NOTE: This was originally published in November, 2016! We thought we would reprint this to bring back an old favorite and a old November memory. Annie’s Book Stop of Worcester is happy to shine our Friday Spotlight on local author Lisa Shea! Lisa Shea is a fervent fan of honor, loyalty, and chivalry. She brings …

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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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