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Post by Twinkle88 » June 27th, 2018, 5:04 am

Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm by Kate Douglas Wiggin (1856 - 1923).
Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm is a classic American 1903 children's novel by Kate Douglas Wiggin that tells the story of Rebecca Rowena Randall and her aunts, one stern and one kind, in the fictional village of Riverboro, Maine. Rebecca's joy for life inspires her aunts, but she faces many trials in her young life, gaining wisdom and understanding. (Wikipedia)
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Post by leanneyauyau » June 27th, 2018, 9:00 am

Checking in before I go to bed to say that this looks fantastic, please save a role for me x
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Post by ErickMcFarlow » June 27th, 2018, 4:57 pm

Can I please DPL? I cannot check the technical issues, but I can check for reading errors. Thanks

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Post by Twinkle88 » June 27th, 2018, 9:04 pm

Thank you very much! PM sent. :)

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Post by Twinkle88 » June 27th, 2018, 9:05 pm

leanneyauyau wrote:
June 27th, 2018, 9:00 am
Checking in before I go to bed to say that this looks fantastic, please save a role for me x
No worries; looks like there will be a role or two left in the morning. :wink:

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Post by leanneyauyau » June 28th, 2018, 4:16 am

Will check again when the MW is ready :)
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Post by fiddlesticks » June 28th, 2018, 11:33 pm

I would love to help with editing when it gets there :D
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Post by Twinkle88 » June 29th, 2018, 6:19 am

Wonderful! :) Thank you so much! Were you thinking all the chapters, or just maybe half, or...? Just wondering if I still need to keep the editors wanted post up.

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Post by schipdog » June 29th, 2018, 4:22 pm

I would love to help PL this book. I remember it fondly from my childhood.

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Post by fiddlesticks » June 29th, 2018, 5:38 pm

Twinkle88 wrote:
June 29th, 2018, 6:19 am
Wonderful! :) Thank you so much! Were you thinking all the chapters, or just maybe half, or...? Just wondering if I still need to keep the editors wanted post up.
Now that I have a better feel for what editing entails, I would love to tackle the whole book! This was an old favorite of mine growing up as well :D
~Tiffany
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Post by Twinkle88 » June 29th, 2018, 7:17 pm

schipdog wrote:
June 29th, 2018, 4:22 pm
I would love to help PL this book. I remember it fondly from my childhood.
Thank you very much for the offer! :) We already have a designated proof-listener, but I'll check in with him and ask if he'd want some help. I'll let you know, schipdog. :)

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Post by Twinkle88 » June 29th, 2018, 7:18 pm

fiddlesticks wrote:
June 29th, 2018, 5:38 pm
Now that I have a better feel for what editing entails, I would love to tackle the whole book! This was an old favorite of mine growing up as well :D
That sounds great! Thanks, Tiffany!!

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Post by MaryAnnSpiegel » July 2nd, 2018, 6:43 am

Twinkle,

I'd be happy to MC this for you. I'm on the road so it will be this evening before I can get your MW set up.

MaryAnn

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Post by ErickMcFarlow » July 2nd, 2018, 12:50 pm

Yay! Can't wait to get started

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Post by MaryAnnSpiegel » July 3rd, 2018, 5:49 pm

MW is ready to be filled in.
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