Kim Harte is a Children’s Books Ireland Book Doctor and former board member. She has been a bookseller, specialising in children’s books, for almost a decade and is a self confessed children’s book enthusiast. Kim is the most experienced Book Doctor on the CBI Book Clinic roster and has visited the far reaches of the Emerald Isle dispensing thousands of prescriptions since the project first began in 2012. Kim is also section editor of the Inis Reading Guide (ages 0-4).
When she is not on duty in her capacity as a Book Doctor and CBI ambassador, she can be found in the hallowed halls of UCD where she is currently completing her BA in Library and Information Studies and Linguistics.
Top Five Favourite Children’s Books:
Where the Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak
I Want My Hat Back by Jon Klassen
Finn Family Moomintroll by Tove Jansson
Raymie Nightingale by Kate DiCamillo
A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness, Siobhan Dowd & Jim Kay