A quick Q&A with store manager, Khryss Holland



Khryss Holland has been managing Follett’s Bookstore at New Trier for almost 20 years

What is your position at NT? 

I am the book store manager.

Do you have any pets?

Yes, a Boston Terrier Donson mix.

How long have you been at NT?

I’ve been here almost 20 years!

Favorite movie or TV show?

“Snapped” or “Buried in the Backyard”. I’m really into crime TV show.

Morning or night person?

I am a total nightowl.

Favorite food?

I really like Acura Pecorino. It’s Cuban food.

Favorite hobby?

Big reader! I usually have about 4 novels and 6 different magazines going on at any point in time.

What’s your theme song?

“Calling by the Dead” by Velvet Acid Christ

What’s your favorite NT memory?

There’s a ton of them. A lot of it is anecdotals– like funny little rumors that come up. Probably the senior pranks.