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Holiday Gift-Giving: A William Joyce Celebration!

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 2018 recommendations of gifts for the winter holidays. William Joyce is a shining star in children’s … Continue reading

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Kids And Teens Wednesday, November 7, 2018

This week’s books for kids and teens include, as always, some new releases and some restocking of old favourites. Recent entries in the WHO IS? WHAT IS? WHERE IS? series include Aretha Franklin, the Dalai Lama, and the Solar System. … Continue reading

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Speculative Fiction Tuesday, November 6, 2018.

We’re doing something a little different this time around for our weekly science fiction, fantasy and horror spotlight, and turning our focus to adult coloring books based on some of our favorite movies, book series, and television shows. THE DARK … Continue reading

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New Arrivals and Old Friends Thursday

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 … Continue reading

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Speculative Fiction: On Hand and Imminent

It’s Tuesday again, and that means our weekly spotlight on speculative fiction… fantasy, science fiction, and horror. With GOOD OMENS about to launch its broadcast [featuring DOCTOR WHO’S own David Tennant], it’s a great time to re-read the novel by … Continue reading

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Author Spotlight: Tim Powers

Annie’s Book Stop of Worcester is happy to shine our spotlight on one of our Baen author friends, Tim Powers!  Tim Powers is the author of fifteen novels, including The Anubis Gates, Last Call and On Stranger Tides, which was … Continue reading

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Events Buzz: Back to School is coming…

Thank you to everyone who came out (and brought their kids!) to all our awesome events last week—especially for our new regular monthly Storytime and our very special Winnie-the-Pooh Day! There is ONE MORE DAY left for our Report Card … Continue reading

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