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Post by wib66 » April 7th, 2021, 5:59 pm

A Book About Myself, by Theodore Dreiser (1871 - 1945)
A book written by Theodore Dreiser detailing a history of his life and how he became a writer. (Summary by Michele Eaton )
Source text (please read only from this text!): http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/62995

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Genres for the project: *Non-fiction/Family & Relationships; *Non-fiction/Writing & Linguistics

Keywords that describe the book: biography, non fiction, personal life

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wib66
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Post by wib66 » April 7th, 2021, 5:59 pm

I will also be DPL on this book thanks

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Post by mightyfelix » April 7th, 2021, 7:31 pm

I will set this up for you, Michele.

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Post by mightyfelix » April 7th, 2021, 7:37 pm

You are all set. Let me know if there is anything else I can do to help you get started.

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Post by wib66 » April 8th, 2021, 3:14 am

mightyfelix wrote:
April 7th, 2021, 7:37 pm
You are all set. Let me know if there is anything else I can do to help you get started.
Thank you much appreciated

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Post by pmessina » April 11th, 2021, 12:45 pm

Hello,

I'd like to read Chapter 2.

Paula Messina

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Post by wib66 » April 11th, 2021, 2:54 pm

pmessina wrote:
April 11th, 2021, 12:45 pm
Hello,

I'd like to read Chapter 2.

Paula Messina
Thank you I will sign you up.

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Post by mightyfelix » April 11th, 2021, 3:15 pm

Looks like we are ready for Readers Wanted. I'll take us there. :)

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Post by wib66 » April 11th, 2021, 3:35 pm

Thank you

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Post by victorseremet » April 16th, 2021, 5:36 am

Hello!

I would like to read Section 4 Chapter 04.

Thank you,
Victor

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Post by HannaPonomarenko » April 16th, 2021, 7:17 am

Hi!
May I read Sec 6 please?

Thank you

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Post by wib66 » April 16th, 2021, 9:16 am

HannaPonomarenko wrote:
April 16th, 2021, 7:17 am
Hi!
May I read Sec 6 please?

Thank you
victorseremet wrote:
April 16th, 2021, 5:36 am
Hello!

I would like to read Section 4 Chapter 04.

Thank you,
Victor
Thank you I have signed you both up

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Post by pmessina » April 16th, 2021, 5:39 pm

Hello, Mighty Felix,

File name: bookaboutmyself_02_dreiser_128kb.mp3
Source: http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/62995
Link: https://librivox.org/uploads/mightyfelix/bookaboutmyself_02_dreiser_128kb.mp3
Duration: (13:05)

Paula

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Post by wib66 » April 17th, 2021, 4:10 am

pmessina wrote:
April 16th, 2021, 5:39 pm
Hello, Mighty Felix,

File name: bookaboutmyself_02_dreiser_128kb.mp3
Source: http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/62995
Link: https://librivox.org/uploads/mightyfelix/bookaboutmyself_02_dreiser_128kb.mp3
Duration: (13:05)

Paula
Hi Paula thank you for your section. Just for future reference you only need to post the Link to your file and the duration many thanks

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Post by MauriceWilliams » April 17th, 2021, 3:53 pm

Hello! I would like to do #26 #41 and #43 please

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