Julie, what's your role here at Maria's Bookshop?
I've been a Bookseller since July of 2022!
What's your favorite thing about being a Bookseller?
I never know who I'm going to talk to, what we'll talk about, and what I'll unexpectedly learn from a stranger.
What’re your go-to genres?
Magical realism. Unreliable narrators. Weird girl books.
What’s the last book you read?
Just finished Migrations by Charlotte McConaghy. It's visceral and beautiful.
What do you eat when you read?
It doesn't matter as long as I only have to use one hand - soup, goldfish, a sandwich...
Best Drink to Sip While Reading:
What's your favorite format for consuming books?
Can't beat a paperback.
Describe your ideal place to read:
Nice shady spot by the river. There are no bugs. It's a little cloudy.
Who's someone you've read about with whom you want to be best buds?
What is your preferred method of bookmarking?
The controversial dog-ear!
What was your favorite book from childhood?
What book have you not wanted to end?
Most of them!
Quick! Recommend a book!
And finally, what meme best describes you?