Meet the Bookseller - Katia -- Book Wrangler and Drag King

Describe what you do at RD books in 6 words.

Read and tell people about books. 

What was the last book you read that you loved?

The Starless Sea by Erin Morgenstern

What was a book you read on a recommendation from someone else that you wouldn’t have picked up otherwise?

Jade City by Fonda Lee

Favorite reading spot?

Outside or in a coffee shop or in bed at 3 in the morning. 

Book you re-read every year?

The Shining by Stephen King

Favorite part about working at the store?

Working with the BEST people ever and receiving ARCs (Advanced Reader Copies)!

Do you have any good author stories?

J. Reuben Appelman is one of my favorite people. 

How did you come to Rediscovered Books?

I have been a regular for years. 

What is something unique to you that you would like people to know?

I am, in fact, local drag king, Fredrick Royalle.

What are four of your all time favorite books?

Piranesi by Susanna Clark

Vicious by V.E. Schwab

Inkheart by Cornelia Funke

Into the Drowning Deep by Mira Grant