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RebeccaD
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Post by RebeccaD » February 28th, 2006, 2:22 pm

Hi fellow reader's. My name is Rebecca and I reside in the European Capital of Culture 2008, Liverpool, UK!!

I heard about Librivox about half an hour ago on a radio programme on the BBC for blind and partially sighted people, 'In Touch'. I thought it sounded an absolutely wonderful idea and am looking to getting my larynx around my first chapter!

Best wishes to you all,

Rebecca xx

raynr
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Post by raynr » February 28th, 2006, 2:38 pm

Hello Rebecca,

welcome to LibriVox. We are always glad to have fresh voices aboard. If you have any questions please ask!!!

Rainer
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Post by Cori » February 28th, 2006, 2:51 pm

Yay, another Brit in the mix! Nice to have you here, Rebecca ... looking forward to hearing you. :D
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Post by ChipDoc » February 28th, 2006, 5:46 pm

Welcome to LibriVox, Rebecca! I believe you're our very first Liverpudlian! Let me recommend that you drop by Readers Wanted: Short Works and sign up for one of Aesop's Fables. They're great pieces to begin a LibriVox career with; they're short and very easy to read and they provide an excellent place to learn how LibriVox recordings are done.

As I type this, there are still four of them unclaimed... ;)

I'm glad you dropped in, Rebecca; it's always good to hear a fresh voice in the mix!
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Post by vee » February 28th, 2006, 7:24 pm

Wow it seems like there's been a large influx of new members lately.

Welcome rebecca. Good to have you aboard.
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Post by hugh » March 1st, 2006, 8:12 pm

hi rebecca - and do you have a nice liverpudlian (?) accent for us??

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Post by kayray » March 1st, 2006, 9:43 pm

hugh wrote:hi rebecca - and do you have a nice liverpudlian (?) accent for us??
Heehee, that was my question :) Lay it on nice and thick, Rebecca!
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