Name of Fangirl: Amanda
Fangirl’s Occupation: Librarian
What is her Fangirl interest?
As a librarian, Amanda loves books but she’s also a huge pop culture, movie and video game fan with Harry Potter, Back to the Future, The Legend of Zelda and Assassin’s Creed being just a few of her favorite franchises.
Why did you decide to shine the spotlight on this Fangirl?
Amanda is always there for her friends and co-workers with advice, a helping hand or just to listen and provide support. In her current job she’s in a position to help other librarians with story time and reading program ideas, arts and crafts and by wrangling a large collection of puppets to make any of those projects more interesting. And whenever a new video game is released, she’s the go-to source for all the buzz.
How does this Fangirl express her fandom?
Amanda has a collection of geeky t-shirts, jewelry and accessories in her wardrobe, she cosplayed as Mileen at this year’s New York Comic Con and you can even find a statue of Kratos guarding her desk.
What is her favorite quote or personal motto?
Any time you surprise Amanda with new information, she can be heard exclaiming, “And suddenly!”
What is her favorite Fangirl item that she cannot live without?
It’s hard to narrow it down to one item, but her Assassin’s Creed necklace is currently one of her favorites.