• Quote-startIf I was a book, I would like to be a library book, so I would be taken home by all different sorts of kids.Quote-end

    — Cornelia Funke, author of children's fiction


Kristina Daffron

Library Assistant

Kristina Daffron is no stranger to the Russell County Public Library. She performed inventory for the Library in the summer of 2009 and 2011 and joined the Library in her current position as Library Assistant in the summer of 2015. “I’m addicted to Dr. Pepper and consider myself a pop-culture enthusiast,” says Kristina, who also loves to read and write. She also enjoys acting in community theatre at The Star Theater in Russell Springs.

After graduating from Russell County High School in 2012, Kristina went on to earn her Bachelors of Arts in News-Editorial Journalism from Western Kentucky University. She graduated a year early in May 2015. During her time there she wrote for WKU’s College Heights Herald and was a student assistant and lab monitor at WKU’s School of Journalism and Broadcasting. She won 2nd place for Best Feature Story in the Kentucky Press Association’s 2013 Excellence in KY Newspapers – University Division.

She lives in Russell Springs with her husband, Evan.

Kristina's Favorite Books

To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee
The Time Traveler's Wife  by Audrey Niffenegger
Bossy Pants by Tina Fey
High Fidelity by Nick Hornby
The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath
Adventures of Alice in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll
The Wonderful Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum
Winnie the Pooh by A.A. Milne
Charlie and the Chocolate Factory by Roald Dahl
James and the Giant Peach by Roald Dahl


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