• O. H. Stowe's Librarian: Kristina Krengel
      
     
    I am so excited to be the librarian at Stowe Elementary School this year. 
     
    I taught English to 7th and 8th graders in H.E.B. ISD for 8 years prior to coming to Stowe Elementary.  I earned my Masters degree in Library Science from the University of North Texas, and I also have a Masters in Teaching degree from Texas Woman's University and a Bachelor's degree in Journalism from UNT.  I really loved going to college and graduate school in Denton! 
     
    I have always adored books and reading, and especially love meeting authors of my favorite books.  I remember meeting Bill Wallace (My favorite by him was always Ferrets in the Bedroom, Lizards in the Fridge.) in 5th grade and being mezmorized as he talked about getting the book deal for A Dog Called Kitty and his new book, Beauty. 
     
    In the past years, I have also had the ability to see many more authors speak and have meet Mo Willems, Kirsten Miller, Scott Westerfeld, Laurie Halse Anderson, Neil Gaiman, and Lois Lowry, just to name a few. I'm super excited to get to see Neil Patrick Harris and Dave Pilkney within the first months of the 2019-2020 school year too! 
     
    I hope to pass my love of literature and reading on to the students here at Stowe.