Meet the Team

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DaRonn Washington

I’m DaRonn.  I am the owner of The Book Nook. I have been in the book industry since 2017 and have a bachelor’s in business.   I got my start selling online and out of the back seat of my car until I was able to live my dream of opening a brick and mortar store.  

 

Favorite Quote: “It takes a lifetime of hard work to be an overnight success”

 

Favorite Books: The Alchemist & Good To Great

 

Favorite Movies:  Spaceballs & Back-to-the Future

 

What I like to do when not working: Hanging out with my kids, watching movies, eating out 

Brittny Escamilla

It’s Brittny here! My experience with the book industry has been on-n-off these last few years. My true passion is data analytics. So it’s been a dream come true working with the Book Nook.

 

Favorite Quote: It’s a sports reference but I feel it ties into all aspects of life: “Success isn't given. It's earned. On the track, on the field, in the gym. With blood, sweat, and the occasional tear."

 

Favorite Book: The Hundred-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared

 

Favorite Movie: Bella

 

What I like to do when not working: Relaxing with a good book, exploring the outdoors with Winston, or in the winter-time a good (video) game

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Winston

My name is Winston and I'm the store greeter. I like meeting new people (though I have my shy moments).

 

Favorite Quote: “Good Boy”

 

Favorite Book: Whatever book I happen to fall-asleep on

 

Favorite Movie: Any movies with dragons

 

What I like to do when not working: Making people happy and finding food.