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The world's strongest librarian : A Memoir of Tourette's, Faith, Strength, and the Power of Family. / Josh Hanagarne.

Hanagarne, Josh, 1977- (Author). Thorne, Stephen R. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781624603129 (sound recording)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (9 audio files) : digital
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: Ashland : Blackstone Audio, Inc., and Buck 50 Productions, LLC, 2013.

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General Note: Unabridged.
Participant or Performer Note: Narrator: Stephen R. Thorne.
Summary, etc.: At first glance, Josh Hanagarne seems an improbable librarian. He stands 6'7", competes in strongman contests, and was diagnosed in high school with Tourette's syndrome. But books are his first love-Josh's earliest memories involve fantastic adventures between the pages of Gulliver's Travels and a passionate infatuation with Fern from Charlotte's Web. Everything in Josh's life-from his Mormon upbringing, to finally finding love, to learning to control his tics through lifting-circles back to a close connection with books. Today, Josh is a librarian at the Salt Lake City Public Library, founder of a popular blog about books and weight lifting-and the proud father of four-year-old Max, who has already started to show his own symptoms of Tourette's.The World's Strongest Librarian illuminates the mysteries of this little-understood disorder as well as the very different worlds of strongman training and modern libraries. With humor...
System Details Note: Requires OverDrive Listen (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive app (file size: 241464 KB).
Subject: Nonfiction.
Biography & Autobiography.
Genre: Electronic books.

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