[GRP/Juvenile] The Friendly Five by Mary C. Hungerford - lt

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Post by Lynnet » January 23rd, 2019, 3:09 pm

The Friendly Five by Mary C. Hungerford (1831 - 1901).

"There were neither examinations nor graduation exercises at the Coventry Institute. The only ceremony peculiar to the last day of school, except the farewells, was a little sermon from Mrs. Abbott, the principal, preceded by reading the average of reports for the year." Delia, Lily and Kate predict speeches and a visitor... but are surprised at what that visitor has brought them and what he wants them to do for the next year! Suddenly, they can't wait for next term! ( Lynne Thompson)
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    6. Link to author on Wikipedia (if available): (Mary C. Hungerford) : n/a
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    Genres for the project: Children's Fiction/School

    Keywords that describe the book: friends, school, sister, boarding school

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Post by wordwork2 » January 24th, 2019, 7:34 am

Hello!

I would like to record sections 14 and 16 - The Adventure Discussed and In Mrs. Abbott's Room.

Thanks :D

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Post by Lynnet » January 24th, 2019, 9:41 am

wordwork2 wrote:
January 24th, 2019, 7:34 am
Hello!

I would like to record sections 14 and 16 - The Adventure Discussed and In Mrs. Abbott's Room.

Thanks :D
Great!
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Post by wordwork2 » January 26th, 2019, 3:06 pm

Hello!

Here is my recording of section 14:

https://librivox.org/uploads/lynnet/friendlyfive_14_hungerford_128kb.mp3 (8:44)

Thanks :D

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Post by Lucasoliveira » January 26th, 2019, 3:12 pm

I would be happy to DPL this for you!! :D

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Post by Lynnet » January 26th, 2019, 4:49 pm

wordwork2 wrote:
January 26th, 2019, 3:06 pm
Hello!

Here is my recording of section 14:

https://librivox.org/uploads/lynnet/friendlyfive_14_hungerford_128kb.mp3 (8:44)

Thanks :D
Thank you
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Post by Lynnet » January 26th, 2019, 4:51 pm

Lucasoliveira wrote:
January 26th, 2019, 3:12 pm
I would be happy to DPL this for you!! :D
That would be wonderful!
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Post by AnnikeLindhout » January 26th, 2019, 6:39 pm

Hi,

I would be happy to read Section 1: Mr Bellamy's Offer

Thanks,
Annike

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Post by Lynnet » January 27th, 2019, 9:46 am

AnnikeLindhout wrote:
January 26th, 2019, 6:39 pm
Hi,

I would be happy to read Section 1: Mr Bellamy's Offer

Thanks,
Annike
Thank you
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Post by wordwork2 » January 28th, 2019, 3:51 pm

Hello!

Here is my recording of section 16:

https://librivox.org/uploads/lynnet/friendlyfive_16_hugerford_128kb.mp3 (7:20)

Thanks :D

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Post by Lynnet » January 28th, 2019, 4:31 pm

wordwork2 wrote:
January 28th, 2019, 3:51 pm
Hello!

Here is my recording of section 16:

https://librivox.org/uploads/lynnet/friendlyfive_16_hugerford_128kb.mp3 (7:20)

Thanks :D
Thank you
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Post by AnnikeLindhout » February 3rd, 2019, 7:03 pm

Here is my recording of section 1

https://librivox.org/uploads/lynnet/friendlyfive_01_hungerford_128kb.mp3

Length: 09:33

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Post by Lynnet » February 4th, 2019, 8:42 am

AnnikeLindhout wrote:
February 3rd, 2019, 7:03 pm
Here is my recording of section 1

https://librivox.org/uploads/lynnet/friendlyfive_01_hungerford_128kb.mp3

Length: 09:33
Thank you
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Post by nimnom » February 6th, 2019, 1:25 pm

Hi Lynnet,

I'll happily take sections 2 & 4.

Looks like lots of fun to read!

all the best,

Naomi

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Post by Lynnet » February 6th, 2019, 2:21 pm

nimnom wrote:
February 6th, 2019, 1:25 pm
Hi Lynnet,

I'll happily take sections 2 & 4.

Looks like lots of fun to read!

all the best,

Naomi
All yours
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