Monthly Archives: May 2013

SUMMER READING – Spotlight On Early Readers

As promised yesterday, we now have photos of our newly restocked section for emerging readers. Many old friends are here:  Jane O’Connor’s FANCY NANCY, Gene Zion’s HARRY, and Cynthia Rylant’s POPPLETON, just to name a few.  used copies of paperback early … Continue reading

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School Summer Reading Season – teaser!

It’s almost time for the end of the school year for our local elementary, middle grade, and high school students, which means that we’re changing up our displays to make room for summer reading titles.  Here’s a sneak peek  of some … Continue reading

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EVENTS BUZZ – May 20, 2013

Dear Friends of Annie’s Book Stop of Worcester, Memorial Day is just around the corner, which brings us the official kick-off of “summer” festivities. Even in the celebration, though, the staff at ABSW wants to take a  moment to thank … Continue reading

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SPINNING YARNS! Crafty Creations Meet Tales That Span Time and Space – Wednesday, 5/22 at 7pm

Join us for “Spinning Yarns” at Annie’s Book Stop of Worcester, at 65 James Street, on Wednesday nights starting at 7pm. Bring your textile craft, your drawing pad, your journal, or your laptop to this weekly social event where we … Continue reading

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GHOSTS, SPIRITS AND THE AFTERLIFE – Saturday, 5/18 at 2pm

Tomorrow, Saturday the 18th from 2PM-5PM, we resurrect the panel that would not die! “Ghosts, Spirits, and the Afterlife”, featuring three New England authors talking about their work and research, had been canceled due to two snowstorms—but now it’s back and, … Continue reading

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NEW ARRIVALS – Thursday, May 16, 2013

More new books have arrived here at Annie’s Book Stop of Worcester! Among them are two nonfiction titles – Wild, by Cheryl Strayed and Tarot for Healing, by Kara Owl; two new novels – Gold, by Chris Cleave and Naked, by Raine Miller; and … Continue reading

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KIDS AND TEENS – Wednesday, May 15, 2013

We’ve got a great variety of children’s picture books, middle-reader chapter books, and young adult books on the shelves right now! Pete the Cat and His Four Groovy Buttons recently arrived as a new book. Pete is a pretty cool cat, and … Continue reading

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