Source text (please read only from this text!): https://babel.hathitrust.org/cgi/pt?id=uva.x000208465&view=1up&seq=1The saga of Clyde, Roberta, and Sondra continues in volume 2 of 2. Social-climbing Clyde Griffiths wants nothing more than to marry the wealthy Sondra Finchley and ascend to the highest levels of Upstate New York society. However, there is a glaring obstacle in his way: Roberta's pregnancy. Both had hoped to keep their illicit relationship a secret, but if Clyde can't find a doctor willing to help them, something must be done. Perhaps something drastic . . .
The tense and thrilling conclusion to Dreiser's genre-defining novel of love, pain, the law, and the spirit. (Summary by Tatiana Chichilla )
Target completion date: 0-12-00
Prooflistening level: Standard
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Genres for the project: Romance; Crime & Mystery Fiction
Keywords that describe the book: romance, Crime, love triangle, roaring 20s, based on a true story
LibriVox recording settings: mono (1 channel), 44100 Hz sample rate, 128 kbps constant bit rate MP3. See the Tech Specs
Intro to recording:
Leave 0.5 to 1 second of silence at the beginning.
For the first section, say:
For the second and subsequent sections, you may use the shortened intro if you wish:"Section (or Chapter) # of An American Tragedy, Volume 2 . This is a LibriVox recording. All LibriVox recordings are in the public domain. For more information or to volunteer, please visit librivox.org." [Optional: "Read by your name."] "An American Tragedy, Volume 2 , by Theodore Dreiser. Section Title."
End of recording:"Section (or Chapter) # of An American Tragedy, Volume 2 , by Theodore Dreiser. This LibriVox recording is in the public domain." [Optional: "Read by your name."] "Section Title."
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Leave 5 seconds of silence at the end."End of An American Tragedy, Volume 2 , by Theodore Dreiser."
Filename: americantragedyvolume2_##_dreiser_128kb.mp3 where ## is the section number. (e.g. americantragedyvolume2_01_dreiser_128kb.mp3)
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