There’s a new face at the Landrum Library! Meet Leslie, our newest Teen Services Assistant!
Hometown: Roebuck, SC
Education and Work Background: B.A. in German from Furman University, Spirit Halloween; Buck’s Rock Creative and Performing Arts Camp
Family: Mom, Dad, Sister, Beautiful Kitten (Chairman Meow)
Hobbies: Reading, Sewing, Embroidery, Painting
Favorite Quote: “You can draw water out of a water-well,” said the Hatter, “so I think you could draw treacle out of a treacle well—Eh, stupid?” Mad Hatter, Alice
Favorite Teen Books: Tanith Lee’s Wolf Quartet; A Matter of Profit by Hilari Bell; Star Crossed and Liar’s Moon by Elizabeth Bunce; Brave Story by Miyuki Miyabe; Megan Whalen Turner’s Thief series
Favorite Non-Teen Books: Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll, The Heretic Queen by Michelle Moran, Neverwhere by Neil Gaiman
Recently Read: American Gods by Neil Gaiman, A Murder is Announced by Agatha Christie
Why You Want to Work With Teens: I love teen literature and proving to teens that there’s no such thing as not liking to read.