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Post by HannahMary » April 30th, 2020, 4:14 pm

There and Back by George MacDonald (1824 - 1905).

An unscrupulous baronet is left a widower and could care less what happens to his ugly newborn heir. But when an icy stepmother moves in and the child is stolen away by his loving nurse, what can unfold but a riveting account of the years of mystery, drama, love and lessons for which MacDonald's writings are known. (Sequel to "Thomas Wingfold, Curate" and "Paul Faber, Surgeon") ( HannahMary)
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Last edited by HannahMary on July 30th, 2020, 3:25 pm, edited 4 times in total.
~ Hannah
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"May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace as you trust in Him,
so that you may overflow with hope by the power of the Holy Spirit."
- Romans 15:13

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Post by mightyfelix » April 30th, 2020, 4:49 pm

Hannah, you know I love some George MacDonald. I'll happily MC. :)

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Post by mightyfelix » April 30th, 2020, 5:07 pm

Ok, Hannah, MW is up and running! Let me know if you need anything else. :)

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Post by HannahMary » April 30th, 2020, 6:03 pm

mightyfelix wrote:
April 30th, 2020, 5:07 pm
Ok, Hannah, MW is up and running! Let me know if you need anything else. :)
Wow, that was quick! Thanks so much!
~ Hannah
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"May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace as you trust in Him,
so that you may overflow with hope by the power of the Holy Spirit."
- Romans 15:13

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Post by mightyfelix » April 30th, 2020, 6:17 pm

Yes, but I just can't resist MacDonald! I'll probably read some for you as well.

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Post by HannahMary » May 1st, 2020, 2:06 pm

mightyfelix wrote:
April 30th, 2020, 6:17 pm
Yes, but I just can't resist MacDonald! I'll probably read some for you as well.
That would be great! Thanks, Devorah!

MW is ready now.

I've been toying with the idea of being DPL to this project as well since I've only read the abridged/edited version plus part of this original. Do you mind moving us over to Readers Wanted even though I'll leave the tilde in place for a bit in case someone is desperate for this big project? :D But otherwise I'll have that covered.
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"May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace as you trust in Him,
so that you may overflow with hope by the power of the Holy Spirit."
- Romans 15:13

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Post by mightyfelix » May 1st, 2020, 2:52 pm

Done! I have read this one, but only once. It was a good one!

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Post by JoeS » May 2nd, 2020, 10:48 am

Hi all, I would like to volunteer to read section 2, stepmother and nurse.

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Post by HannahMary » May 2nd, 2020, 4:18 pm

JoeS wrote:
May 2nd, 2020, 10:48 am
Hi all, I would like to volunteer to read section 2, stepmother and nurse.
Welcome, Joe! Section 2 is ready for you.
~ Hannah
Blog: Come Be Still
"May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace as you trust in Him,
so that you may overflow with hope by the power of the Holy Spirit."
- Romans 15:13

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Post by kathychen1227 » May 2nd, 2020, 6:43 pm

Hey,
My name is Kathy and I would like to record section 3: the fight. This is my first time recording, I can simply go with the name Kathy. Thank you

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Post by HannahMary » May 2nd, 2020, 8:51 pm

kathychen1227 wrote:
May 2nd, 2020, 6:43 pm
Hey,
My name is Kathy and I would like to record section 3: the fight. This is my first time recording, I can simply go with the name Kathy. Thank you
Welcome, Kathy! I will go ahead and reserve section 3 for you since you have begun the "1 Minute Test" process. But please be sure to get that approved before diving into recording a full chapter. It can save you time and frustration later!

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~ Hannah
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"May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace as you trust in Him,
so that you may overflow with hope by the power of the Holy Spirit."
- Romans 15:13

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Post by csinclair » May 4th, 2020, 2:55 am

I would like to claim section 4, please.

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Post by ThorneQueen » May 4th, 2020, 4:11 am

Good morning!
I was curious to see if I could read section 14 The Library for this project. This would be my first reading for the site. The name I narrate under is Emma Carpenter.

Thanks!

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Post by HannahMary » May 4th, 2020, 12:22 pm

csinclair wrote:
May 4th, 2020, 2:55 am
I would like to claim section 4, please.
Welcome! Section 4 is ready for you.
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so that you may overflow with hope by the power of the Holy Spirit."
- Romans 15:13

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Post by HannahMary » May 4th, 2020, 12:27 pm

ThorneQueen wrote:
May 4th, 2020, 4:11 am
Good morning!
I was curious to see if I could read section 14 The Library for this project. This would be my first reading for the site. The name I narrate under is Emma Carpenter.

Thanks!
Welcome to LibriVox, Emma! I see that this is your first post in the forum, so there is one thing you will need to do before beginning to record for any projects. But I will place a preliminary hold on your requested section for two weeks so it should still be waiting for you when you’re all set!

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~ Hannah
Blog: Come Be Still
"May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace as you trust in Him,
so that you may overflow with hope by the power of the Holy Spirit."
- Romans 15:13

Readers needed for:
There and Back

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