Job Title: Circulation Clerk
Job Duties: Check books in & get books in the mail among many other duties.
Years with Talking Books: Two and a half years
Hometown: Chicago, Illinois
I enjoy anything by Jacqueline Carey or Patricia Briggs. Urban Fantasy is my favorite genre.
Have you ever faked reading a book?
No, life is too short. If I don’t like a book I stop reading it and move on to something better!
Best library memory:
All of my library memories are great memories!
First book you remember reading on your own?
The first book I read on my own was Bridge to Terabithia, by Katherine Paterson. It was also the first book that made me cry, I had no idea before then that books could bring out such strong emotions.
What do you find most interesting/rewarding about working at Talking Books?
I feel a sense of pride in knowing that we provide a service that helps, informs, encourages and entertains others at no cost and with a constant eye for improving our materials and services for the future.
Farthest you’ve ever been from Kansas?
Ocotlan, Jalisco, Mexico