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Sticky, snacking fingers and big-dimpled cheeks circled around two chairs piled with children’s books at the Main Library in Albuquerque on Saturday morning. As the names of the two readers were announced, the crowd roared in support.
Bunnie Wells Cruse and Vanessa Patricks walked out from behind a curtain and sat in front of the crowd. Their hair was big, their costumes flashy, but their presence was even larger. Cruse and Patricks were dressed in drag.