Spring 2018 edition
Michelle Leo is VP, Director of Education & Library Marketing. The daughter of two librarians, Michelle loves to travel, bake, and read with her young daughters. Together they enjoy the Critter Club, Anna Banana, and the Brownie and Pearl series. When reading alone, Michelle loves memoirs, women’s fiction, and classic middle grade authors like Patricia MacLachlan.
Anthony Parisi is a Marketing Manager in the Education & Library department at Simon & Schuster. When not chatting with librarians at a conference about what books to read, he’s reading them himself! His favorites are the Harry Potter series, Strega Nona by Tomie dePaola, and Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe by Benjamin Alire Sáenz. He lives in Jersey City, New Jersey.
Amy Beaudoin is a Marketing Associate on the Education & Library team at Simon & Schuster. She is a proud Gryffindor who enjoys running, crafting, and learning new languages. She loves chatting with librarians about all of her favorite books and learning about ones she hasn’t read yet, so that she can add them to her never-ending TBR pile.
Ana Perez is an Associate Marketing Manager in the Education & Library department at Simon & Schuster. Aside from reading, she enjoys baking, hiking, birding, and astronomy. Her favorite books are The Giver by Lois Lowry, Frankenstein by Mary Shelley, and anything by Margaret Atwood. She loves to talk about books, but loves even more to give recommendations!
Sarah Woodruff is a Marketing Manager in the Education & Library department at Simon & Schuster. She long ago embraced the art of reading multiple books in a variety of genres at once, and is always eager to talk about them. Her favorite books are The Hours by Michael Cunningham and On Writing by Stephen King. When she’s not reading, she can usually be found singing karaoke, playing guitar, or writing.