About Us

Lisa Holenko - Co-owner // Manager // Scout and Wally's Person

Mom of two beauties. Wife of soulmate. Cook. Reader. Hiker. Friend. Happy transplant. Hippie at heart. Peace. "I don't talk things, sir. I talk the meaning of things." Ray Bradbury, Fahrenheit 451

Doug Robinson - Co-owner // Scout and Wally's Main Person

Granter of dreams. Numbers guy. Wearer of costumes. Cyclist. Skier. Fixer of all that is broken. "He was a man of black and white. And she was color. All the color he had." Fredrik Backman, A Man Called Ove

Karen Berg - Founder // Book Buyer // Dickens' Person

Mountain Momma. Sister of many. Desert Sunsets. Dog lover. Get outside. Neighbor, friend. Red or Green? Red. Reads, reads, reads.  “Be yourself.  Everyone else is already taken.” Oscar Wilde

Dawn Truesdell - Children's Book Expert // Nala's Person

Hiker. Biker. Skier.Gardener.Tree hugger. Born & raised near the ocean, found a home in the mountains. "Not all those who wander are lost." Tolkien

Nancy Flannery - Staff Member Extraordinaire // Huxley's Person

Colorado native. Frisco neophyte. Nordic skier. Hiker. Fly fisherwoman. Reader. Jogger. Photographer. Mother of two. Friend. "Everyone believes in something: I believe I'll go fishing." Thoreau

Nancy Karklins - Book Club Leader // Expert on all things literary // George's Person

Family. World traveler. Bookseller, booklover. Passionate. Summit County scene. Hike. Snowshoe. George. The arts. Great cook. Bad Girls Book Club. Wallace Stegner, Angle of Repose. "Books, people and going outdoors are my coping devices." Mary Pipher

Brittany Morgan - Cafe and Costume Queen // Rubix and Axel's Person

Winter hibernator. Sledder. Reader. Video gamer. Class of '09. 20 years in Summit and can't leave! Giant child. Cosplay. Lover of life. Maker of coffee. Loves to work with children. Shy with a crazy side. "Immature is a word that boring people use to describe fun people." Will Ferrell

Deanna Knipp - Social Media Guru // Tig and Bec's Person

Wife. Mom. Daughter. Sister. Friend. Reader. Music. Karaoke singer. Lover of mountains, water, fireworks and magic. "Keep some room in your heart for the unimaginable." Mary Oliver