Mary

Mary, what do you do at the bookshop? I'm the Programs Manager and Bookseller.

What's your favorite thing about your role here? Meeting authors and hearing them talk about their books.

What’re your go-to genres? Fiction, nature writing, animals, environment, and mystery

What are you reading right now? The Shadow of the Wind by Carlos Ruis Zafon

What was the last book you read? Weyward by Emilia Hart

What do you eat when you read? Nothing!

Best drink to sip while reading? Chamomile tea

Do you read alone or with company? Alone

Favorite Book Quote: “Books are a uniquely portable magic." - Stephen King

Favorite format for consuming books: Good ole fashion book in hand

When do you make time to read? In the mornings and before bed.

Describe your ideal place to read: On my front porch so I can gaze out at the mountains between chapters.

Preferred method of bookmarking: A Maria's Bookshop bookmark, of course!

What was your favorite childhood book? Charlotte's Web by E.B. White

Quick! Recommend a book! Not Too Late edited by Rebecca Solnit and Thelma Young Lutunatabua

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West with Giraffes By Lynda Rutledge Cover Image
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Bless Me, Ultima By Rudolfo Anaya Cover Image
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Tom Lake: A Reese's Book Club Pick By Ann Patchett Cover Image
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The Heat Will Kill You First: Life and Death on a Scorched Planet By Jeff Goodell Cover Image
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The River We Remember: A Novel By William Kent Krueger Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781982179212
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Published: Atria Books - September 5th, 2023