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CraftLit is—Annotated Audiobooks for Busy People Love the classics (or wish you did) *** No time to pick up a book? Not any more! *** This weekly annotated audiobook podcast presents curated classic literature in a serialized format. The host—Heather Ordover—"teaches to the joke" by filling in any relevant tidbits before listening to the next chapter of the book. *** Callers regularly send in voicemail comments for play on the air to keep the "book club" vibe going. *** The podcast has been in continuous weekly production since 2006 - Our current book, "Recollections of Joan of Arc" by Mark Twain begins with episode 581. * * As seen in What's Hot on iTunes * * As heard on NPR's Weekend Edition Sunday | FiberHooligans | Podcast 411 | Marly Bird's Yarn Thing Podcast | Math-4-Knitters | Eddie's Room | Libsyn's Podcasting Luminaries | Chilling Tales for Dark Nights | WEBS podcast --Classic Audiobooks: because loving great books in a busy world is tough--

CraftLit is—Annotated Audiobooks for Busy People Love the classics (or wish you did) *** No time to pick up a book? Not any more! *** This weekly annotated audiobook podcast presents curated classic literature in a serialized format. The host—Heather Ordover—"teaches to the joke" by filling in any relevant tidbits before listening to the next chapter of the book. *** Callers regularly send in voicemail comments for play on the air to keep the "book club" vibe going. *** The podcast has been in continuous weekly production since 2006 - Our current book, "Recollections of Joan of Arc" by Mark Twain begins with episode 581. * * As seen in What's Hot on iTunes * * As heard on NPR's Weekend Edition Sunday | FiberHooligans | Podcast 411 | Marly Bird's Yarn Thing Podcast | Math-4-Knitters | Eddie's Room | Libsyn's Podcasting Luminaries | Chilling Tales for Dark Nights | WEBS podcast --Classic Audiobooks: because loving great books in a busy world is tough--

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New Hope, PA

Description:

CraftLit is—Annotated Audiobooks for Busy People Love the classics (or wish you did) *** No time to pick up a book? Not any more! *** This weekly annotated audiobook podcast presents curated classic literature in a serialized format. The host—Heather Ordover—"teaches to the joke" by filling in any relevant tidbits before listening to the next chapter of the book. *** Callers regularly send in voicemail comments for play on the air to keep the "book club" vibe going. *** The podcast has been in continuous weekly production since 2006 - Our current book, "Recollections of Joan of Arc" by Mark Twain begins with episode 581. * * As seen in What's Hot on iTunes * * As heard on NPR's Weekend Edition Sunday | FiberHooligans | Podcast 411 | Marly Bird's Yarn Thing Podcast | Math-4-Knitters | Eddie's Room | Libsyn's Podcasting Luminaries | Chilling Tales for Dark Nights | WEBS podcast --Classic Audiobooks: because loving great books in a busy world is tough--

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@CraftLIt

Language:

English


Episodes

602 - Book Three - Chapters 1-3 of Personal Recollections of Joan of Arc

8/12/2022
Joan of Arc Campaign Map CraftLit Library PDF: CraftLit Glitch Report Form: FOR FB EVENT TUES Please Register here to get the meeting link for the FREE weekly chat: FOR FB EVENT THURS Please Register here to get the meeting link for the FREE ongoing weekly chat:

Duration:00:44:11

601 - Book Two - Chapters 40-41 of Personal Recollections of Joan of Arc

7/29/2022
Joan of Arc Campaign Map CraftLit Library PDF: CraftLit Glitch Report Form: FOR FB EVENT TUES Please Register here to get the meeting link for the FREE weekly chat: FOR FB EVENT THURS Please Register here to get the meeting link for the FREE ongoing weekly chat:

Duration:00:36:25

600 - Book Two - Chapters 37-39 of Personal Recollections of Joan of Arc

7/23/2022
Happy 600th Episode! Joan of Arc Campaign Map CraftLit Library PDF: CraftLit Glitch Report Form: FOR FB EVENT TUES Please Register here to get the meeting link for the FREE weekly chat: FOR FB EVENT THURS Please Register here to get the meeting link for the FREE ongoing weekly chat:

Duration:01:10:55

599 - Book Two - Chapter 36 of Personal Recollections of Joan of Arc

7/15/2022
LINKS Cool story From From Carmen/Jennifer: For Regina -- – From Carmen —did YOU know about that? and their LIVE feed from and and from last week: (for Jennifer) plus From Heather —a lovely short Emma Thompson and Alan Rickman did shortly before he died— CraftLit Library PDF: CraftLit Glitch Report Form: FOR FB EVENT TUES Please Register here to get the meeting link for the FREE weekly chat: FOR FB EVENT THURS Please Register here to get the meeting link for the FREE ongoing weekly chat:

Duration:00:32:22

598 - Book Two - Chapters 34-35 of Personal Recollections of Joan of Arc

7/8/2022
Mom’s (Ever-growing) List of fun Mystery Authors (most on Audible): Melinda Mullet CJ Archer Rhys Bowen (Janet Quin-Harkin) Helena Dixon Verity Bright Jacqueline Winspear (Masie Dobbs series) Anna Lee Huber (Verity Kent series) Lynn Messina TE Kinsey Susan Elia MacNeal Lee Strauss Patricia McLinn Sara Rosett CraftLit Library PDF: CraftLit Glitch Report Form: FOR FB EVENT TUES Please Register here to get the meeting link for the FREE weekly chat: FOR FB EVENT THURS Please Register here to get...

Duration:00:44:23

597 - Book Two - Chapters 29-33 of Personal Recollections of Joan of Arc

7/1/2022
CraftLit Library PDF: CraftLit Glitch Report Form: FOR FB EVENT TUES Please Register here to get the meeting link for the FREE weekly chat: FOR FB EVENT THURS Please Register here to get the meeting link for the FREE ongoing weekly chat:

Duration:00:53:18

596 - Book Two - Chapters 26-28 of Personal Recollections of Joan of Arc

6/24/2022
LINKS: and , the or and (videos of how to use all the goodies) and or BOOK LINKS: CraftLit Library PDF: CraftLit Glitch Report Form: FOR FB EVENT TUES Please Register here to get the meeting link for the FREE weekly chat: FOR FB EVENT THURS Please Register here to get the meeting link for the FREE ongoing weekly chat:

Duration:00:48:59

595 - Book Two - Chapters 23-25 of Personal Recollections of Joan of Arc

6/17/2022
Heather's Etegami: Kunio Koike’s motto: Clumsiness is no problem. Clumsy makes it better. Hahnemühle Watercolor Cards 230gsm Cold Pressed: Réflexions Premier Watercolor Postcard Tin from Jerry’s Artarama: CraftLit Library PDF: CraftLit Glitch Report Form: FOR FB EVENT TUES Please Register here to get the meeting link for the FREE weekly chat: FOR FB EVENT THURS Please Register here to get the meeting link for the FREE ongoing weekly chat:

Duration:00:52:48

594 - Book Two - Chapters 21-22 of Personal Recollections of Joan of Arc

6/10/2022
CraftLit Library PDF: CraftLit Glitch Report Form: FOR FB EVENT TUES Please Register here to get the meeting link for the FREE weekly chat: FOR FB EVENT THURS Please Register here to get the meeting link for the FREE ongoing weekly chat:

Duration:00:44:52

593 - Book Two - Chapters 17-20 of Personal Recollections of Joan of Arc

6/3/2022
Links for 593 From Carmen From Tracee CraftLit Library PDF: CraftLit Glitch Report Form: FOR FB EVENT TUES Please Register here to get the meeting link for the FREE weekly chat: FOR FB EVENT THURS Please Register here to get the meeting link for the FREE ongoing weekly chat:

Duration:00:55:31

592 - Book Two - Chapters 14-16 of Personal Recollections of Joan of Arc

5/28/2022
CraftLit Library PDF: CraftLit Glitch Report Form: FOR FB EVENT TUES Please Register here to get the meeting link for the FREE weekly chat: FOR FB EVENT THURS Please Register here to get the meeting link for the FREE ongoing weekly chat:

Duration:00:49:59

591 - Book Two - Chapters 12-13 of Personal Recollections of Joan of Arc

5/20/2022
Antique Lap Desk Restoration and Photos! Ann’s Amazing Quilting! Class with Laura Heine () and here’s the CraftLit Library PDF: CraftLit Glitch Report Form: FOR FB EVENT TUES Please Register here to get the meeting link for the FREE weekly chat: FOR FB EVENT THURS Please Register here to get the meeting link for the FREE ongoing weekly chat:

Duration:00:53:25

590 - Book Two - Chapters 9-11 of Personal Recollections of Joan of Arc

5/13/2022
LINKS: and a BOOK LINKS: How’d they get the gold in the standard fabric? - Because the fabric was only a single thickness, the decoration painted on the front showed through to the back. The standard makers overcame this problem by first applying the gold leaf for the lettering and the fleurs de lys to both sides after which then they painted the images only on one side. Actual sheets of thin gold were attached to the fabric by first applying a thin layer of a fatty substance onto the cloth...

Duration:00:52:20

589 - Book Two - Chapters 6-8 of Personal Recollections of Joan of Arc

4/30/2022
LINKS: Usufruct: the legal right of using and enjoying the fruits or profits of something belonging to another. The gains granted by usufruct can be clearly seen in the Latin phrase from which the word developed, usus et fructus, which means “use and enjoyment.” Latin speakers condensed that phrase to ususfructus, the term English speakers used as the model for our modern word. Usufruct has been used as a noun for the legal right to use something since the mid-1600s. Any right granted by...

Duration:01:08:44

588 - Book Two - Chapters 4-5 of Personal Recollections of Joan of Arc

4/22/2022
Happy 16 Years of CraftLit! Battle of the Herrings: Joan’s Family details: Friends and Companions details: The ) that Yolande may have commissioned. CraftLit Library PDF: CraftLit Glitch Report Form: FOR FB EVENT TUES Please Register here to get the meeting link for the FREE weekly chat: FOR FB EVENT THURS Please Register here to get the meeting link for the FREE ongoing weekly chat:

Duration:01:03:53

587 - Book Two - Chapters 1-3 of Personal Recollections of Joan of Arc

4/15/2022
LINKS Reddit art: HumanKind: A Hopeful History Speedweaver video: A Speedweaver: a vintage Speed-weve: and here you can see why I didn’t get : setting up patterns on the Speedweaver: pattern book (Etsy): : and houndstooth: And if you just need your mind blown, Kaketsugi fabric restoration: BOOK LINKS Battle of the Herrings: Joan’s Family details: Friends and Companions details: CraftLit Library PDF: CraftLit Glitch Report Form: FOR FB EVENT TUES Please Register here to get the meeting link...

Duration:00:58:18

586 - Chapters 6-8 of Personal Recollections of Joan of Arc

4/8/2022
Anijams! LINKS: From Heather's colleague: Stiff: The Curious Lives of Human Cadavers by Mary Roach and also Gulp: Adventures on the Alimentary Canal among many others Candy: Ten Steps To Nanette by Hannah Gadsby (The memoir from Australia's much-loved comedian, Hannah Gadsby, whose stand-up show and self-described swan-song, NANETTE, won the Edinburgh Comedy Award in 2017 before transferring to New York, where it went on to achieve critical acclaim.) LeAnn: CJ Cherryh: Chanurr series,...

Duration:00:47:10

585 - Chapters 4-5 of Personal Recollections of Joan of Arc

4/1/2022
AniJams! and a sampling of his recent (plus his own ) —Hoping to Build a “Celebrate Recovery” bike so he can ride around and help save & change lives. () (Ukrainian Shop) LeAnn: Master of the Revels: (Book 2 after D.O.D.O. by this author and Neal Stephenson) Aimee: Breneé Brown - Atlas of the Heart on HBO: Seven husbands of Evelyn Hugo: and 7-½ Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle: Rebecca: A Far Wilder Magic – by Allison Saft Candy: The Magicians on Netflix and as a novel —Audiobook – Unabridged by...

Duration:01:03:13

584 - Chapter 3 of Personal Recollections of Joan of Arc

3/25/2022
CraftLit Library PDF: CraftLit Glitch Report Form: FOR FB EVENT TUES Please Register here to get the meeting link for the FREE weekly chat: FOR FB EVENT THURS Please Register here to get the meeting link for the FREE ongoing weekly chat:

Duration:00:40:03

583 - Chapter 2 of Personal Recollections of Joan of Arc

3/18/2022
Links: #71 released an episode with Our Dianne interviewed on it (5:27 min in)!!! More about . (Click near the bottom of the page where you'll see a gray & red Local Station Keyword tab then enter "craftlit" (lowercase) to see details on the Tour. (thank you, LeAnn) From Carmen: From LeAnn—excellent veg cookbooks: and Death is a lovely character in Discworld with (or if you can't get the video, ) which overlaps nicely with Andrew’s latest read: , Todd Rose (goes nicely with and From Heather:...

Duration:00:59:20