Dear Cindy,Congratulations! Amy and then you, worked hard and long on that one and I've been anxiously waiting to download it. A long book of poetry like that is one which is so much more enjoyable to me if I own it. I don't want to have to read all of a book like that in the limited time I can borrow it from a library. Like a cookbook, it's the kind of book I go to when I'm in the right mood, browse through and light on something that catches my attention and then set the book aside until the mood strikes again.
Today was a great day for volunteers reporting in on their latest submissions and uploads. Congratulations and thanks to all of you!
This weekend, if I have the nerve, I may be seeing the movie, Perfume, based on the book Perfume by Patrick Susskind which is a quirky, grizzly period piece and is in the collection if anyone else is interested. It has a reputation of being very well written, but you'll need a lot of nerve to read it.
My validation of How to Read and Why by Harold Bloom was approved today, and I'll be uploading The unauthorized biography of Robin Williams and a lovely, sensitive novel, Shadow Baby by Monday.
Always with love, Lissi----- Original Message ----- From: "Grandma Cindy" <popularplace@xxxxxxxxx>
To: <bksvol-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>; <bookshare-discuss@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> Sent: Saturday, January 13, 2007 3:12 AM Subject: [bksvol-discuss] Complete Verse Rudyard Kipling
AT LAST I've finished validating and have uploaded Rudyard Kipling: Complete Verse-or Complete Verse: Definitive Edition by Rudyard Kipling-or just Complete Verse. I've found it different ways in different places and have given Gustavo all the choices. Mine, based on the online library catalogs, is just Complete Verse. I didn't realize until just before I uploaded it that it's BSO--that a Good copy is already in the collection. At the submitter's request, I formatted it so it could be read as poetry is supposed to be read. I also put some pages that were out of order in correct order and added 12 pages that were missing. If you've download the one in the collection I suggest that you replace it with this copy when Gustavo puts it in. I think the title should be Complete Verse but it might be easier to find it by looking for Kipling. There are 544 works (mostly poems, a couple of dramas) in 836 pages not counting prefatory material and indices. Some are funny, some are sad; some comprehensible, some are, to me, incomprehensible. Some, if you google to learn more about places and battles about which he writes, are educational-and a very few are ones those of us who are old enough learned in school. Cindy ____________________________________________________________________________________ Now that's room service! Choose from over 150,000 hotels in 45,000 destinations on Yahoo! Travel to find your fit. http://farechase.yahoo.com/promo-generic-14795097 To unsubscribe from this list send a blank Email to bksvol-discuss-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxxput the word 'unsubscribe' by itself in the subject line. To get a list of available commands, put the word 'help' by itself in the subject line.
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