We’re getting into the winter holiday season here at Annie’s Book Stop of Worcester! We’ve gotten in some old and new seasonal favorites among our picture book and pop-up book selections. Authors and illustrators include Jan Brett, David Carter, Eric Kimmel, Trina Schart Hyman, Robert Sabuda and more!
For those who are looking to give non-seasonal books as gifts, we’ve also started building up our selection of publisher releases for children, middle readers, and teens. [Publisher releases are discounted 20% from the retail price.]
* Newly shelved picture books include WAITING IS NOT EASY! by Mo Willems; WHERE THE WILD THINGS ARE by Maurice Sendak; THE STORY OF FERDINAND by Munro Leaf; SKIPPYJON JONES: SNOW WHAT by Judy Schachner; BLIZZARD by John Rocco; 1 IS ONE by Tasha Tudor; THE RED BALLOON by Albert Lamorrisse; and more!
* Publisher release books for middle readers include: HE LAUGHED WITH HIS OTHER MOUTHS, the newest “Pals In Peril” title by local author M.T. Anderson; THE BLOOD OF OLYMPUS, the latest in the “Heroes of Olympus” series by Rick Riordan; the newly released THE EARL’S CHILDE, sequel to THE KELPIE, by local author T. J. Wooldridge; GUSTAV GLOOM AND THE CRYPTIC CAROUSEL by Adam-Troy Castro, and more!
* For advanced readers and teens we have DIVERGENT and its sequels by Veronica Roth, THE FAULT IN OUR STARS by John Green, ELSEWHERE by Gabrielle Zevin, and more!