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Post by wib66 » February 4th, 2021, 5:48 am

Doctor Grimshawe's Secret by Nathaniel Hawthorne (1804 - 1864)
(Summary by Michele Eaton)
Source text (please read only from this text!): http://www.gutenberg.org/ebooks/7183

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Post by wib66 » February 4th, 2021, 5:49 am

I will be DPL on this project as well please.

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Post by knotyouraveragejo » February 4th, 2021, 1:45 pm

I'll MC for you Michele. MW coming up...
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Post by KevinS » February 4th, 2021, 2:24 pm

Section 25, please.

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Post by GraceBuchanan » February 4th, 2021, 2:47 pm

Another great book! May I please read the preface and first two chapters? Thanks.
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Post by wib66 » February 4th, 2021, 3:14 pm

KevinS wrote:
February 4th, 2021, 2:24 pm
Section 25, please.

(And no need to PL until you wish to do so. I just like to read last chapters! Haha!)
Hi Kevin I will sign you up to that section thanks for claiming.

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Post by wib66 » February 4th, 2021, 3:15 pm

knotyouraveragejo wrote:
February 4th, 2021, 1:45 pm
I'll MC for you Michele. MW coming up...
That's great thank you

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Post by wib66 » February 4th, 2021, 3:18 pm

GraceBuchanan wrote:
February 4th, 2021, 2:47 pm
Another great book! May I please read the preface and first two chapters? Thanks.
Yes you may thank you for claiming.

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Post by KevinS » February 4th, 2021, 5:47 pm

I've pinched a nerve in my neck. Ouch! Things have slowed down quite a bit I'm afraid. My LibriVox: https://librivox.org/sections/readers/13278

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Post by wib66 » February 5th, 2021, 1:12 am

THank you Kevin

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Post by sdwilcox » February 5th, 2021, 11:03 am

May I lay claim to chapter 3, please?

Thanks.


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Post by wib66 » February 5th, 2021, 11:33 am

sdwilcox wrote:
February 5th, 2021, 11:03 am
May I lay claim to chapter 3, please?

Thanks.


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Thank you for claiming I will sign you up.

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Post by wib66 » February 6th, 2021, 2:45 pm

Chapter 25 is PL OK thanks

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Post by joelgraff » February 6th, 2021, 4:43 pm

I'll take chapter 4.

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Post by johnb2 » February 6th, 2021, 6:24 pm

Hi Michele

Chapter 7 please

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