Joining Us in the Studio: Thad Hartman
Thad is the library’s Chief of Staff. He co-hosted the library’s previous podcast, “Hush” for several years. Thad began his career as a shelving assistant at the library in 1993. He has worked in a variety of positions at the library, including most recently as Community and Strategic Services Manager. As a lifelong Topekan, Thad developed his love of reading at a young age by going to the library and checking out Choose Your Own Adventure books, sports biographies, and books about Bigfoot. Thad’s proudest moments at the library include being a member of the 2016 Library of the Year, being named an American Library Association Emerging Leader in 2006, and managing the library softball team to a 1-11 record.
Fan favorite Thad is back with an eclectic selection of books. He pairs some of his favorite pulpy nonfiction reads with some equally intriguing fiction finds.
The Bookmark is your newest book recommendation podcast. Our fun hosts are avid readers who’ve surely got something you’ll like!
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