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Kim Ukura

Kim Ukura is a book blogger, recovering journalist, library advocate, cat mom, and lover of a good gin cocktail. In addition to writing Book Riot’s weekly nonfiction newsletter, True Story, Kim spends her days working as the social media specialist for a county library system in the Twin Cities area. Kim has a BA in English and journalism from a small liberal arts college in Minnesota, and a master’s in journalism from the University of Wisconsin, Madison. When not getting to bed before 10 p.m., Kim loves to read nonfiction and literary fiction, crochet, drink tea, and watch the Great British Baking Show. Blog: Sophisticated Dorkiness Twitter: @kimthedork

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