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Know Your Librarian: Tricia Karlin

Name:  Tricia Karlin

Department:  Technical Services

Book you’ve always meant to read but haven’t:   I have had One Hundred Years Of Solitude  by Garcia-Marquez at my bedside table for years now.  Someday I will read it!

Book you’ve read too many times to count: The Witch of Blackbird Pond by Elizabeth George Speare.

Favorite genre?   Lately I have been enjoying memoirs.

Do you currently have any overdue items or fines?  I always have fines!

Your favorite book from childhood?  The Maude Reed tale by Norah Lofts.  It is set in the Middle Ages and Maude was expected to be a lady but wanted to take over her father’s wool merchant business.  The historical aspect was engaging and it was funny too.

What superpower would you like to have?  Being in two places at one time.

What is your favorite place to eat/shop/hang out downtown?  Milton’s

Interesting bonus fact: (special skill? volunteer experience? etc).   I was a tax accountant in my former life.

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