Annie's Book Stop of Worcester

The little bookstore that's bigger on the inside

Annie’s Book Stop of Worcester is very happy to shine our Friday spotlight on acclaimed Young Adult Author Lois Lowry.  Ms. Lowry will be on a ZOOM teleconferencing call with any of our customers who would like to hear her speak on Saturday, May 23rd, 2020 at 2:00 PM. See our Facebook Events page to …

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Annie’s Book Stop of Worcester is happy to shine our Friday spotlight on Author Barry Lyga. Called a “YA rebel-author” by Kirkus Reviews, Barry Lyga has published seventeen novels in various genres in his eleven-year career, including the New York Times bestselling I Hunt Killers. His books have been or are slated to be published in more …

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It’s April, and we’re not fooling! Even if you can’t stroll our aisles at the little bookstore that’s bigger on the inside for a few more weeks, that’s no reason to give up on reading and other fun activities.  Brace yourself for an extra-long Kids and Teens blog entry, everyone. So many wonderful books for …

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Answer: They are the protagonists of this week’s new releases for readers of picture books, middle grade titles, and young adult literature, each with a very different focus, and each one with a tale to tell. OGILVY by Deborah Underwood and T.L. McBeth –  When Ogilvy moves to a new town, the possibilities feel endless. …

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[Welcome to a new weekly feature on our blog… Graphic Novel Saturdays!  Here’s where we’ll spotlight new titles and old friends in the sequential art world.] The calendar may say that there’s still nearly eight more full weeks of summer, and the mercury in the outdoor thermometer might seem ridiculously high. But the days are …

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Our restock shipments this week have included a nice spread of titles from the WHO IS / WHO WAS / WHAT IS / WHERE IS series from Penguin Workshop.  Just in time for educators to use in their coursework planning for upcoming theme months, these books sell quickly and have a dedicated following.   This …

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Here at our little bookstore that’s bigger on the inside, we always get some fabulous trade-ins and donations of gently used children’s books, which we then pass on to our customers at low prices.  However. these last few weeks we’ve been unpacking shipments and changing up displays to make even more room for new books …

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Our two newest hardcovers from the New York Times Best Sellers list this week are both non-fiction: BRIEF ANSWERS TO THE BIG QUESTIONS by Stephen Hawking, his final thoughts on cosmology and humankind THE LIBRARY BOOK by Susan Orlean, a tale of libraries and librarians starting with the 1986 Los Angeles Public Library fire and expanding …

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Our selection for today includes books that tie in to our upcoming events for November: CURIOUS GEORGE titles for our special guest appearance by the mischievous monkey himself from 11am to 3pm on Saturday, November 10th. Mythology books from Edith Hamilton, Mary Pope Osborne, the D’Aulaires, and others to spotlight our book signing for the …

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Annie’s Book Stop of Worcester is happy to shine our Friday Spotlight on Gregory Scott Katsoulis this week! Gregory is a writer and photographer based in Cambridge, Mass. He is a former educator who has worked extensively with children of all ages across a range of subjects and programs. His likes to write about subjects …

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