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Old Jun 18 2007, 03:10 PM   #1
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On Jan 27th this year, P.N.R's programme "All Things Considered" had an item by Rick Kleffel (who he?) entitled "Dragons Get a Modern Makeover". This includes recorded bits of Anne, and Todd.

Unfortunately the way my compy's set up to control the g'kids, I can't post the link, but ....

.... if you go to their website you can navigate to it quite easily (I did, so there!)
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Old Jun 19 2007, 03:45 AM   #2
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http://www.npr.org/templates/story/s...toryId=7051556

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OOOH that was lovely...I love hearing Anne talk...she has such a marvelous voice. Thank you Peter for finding the site...and Thank you Hans for linking it for us.
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I heard that quite a while ago, but I can't remember where I got the link from initially...I've just listened to it twice over again. I think it's so interesting as to where the different authors got their inspiration from...^^
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The link was posted here somewhere, soon after the show came out. It's the one that also includes Naomi Novik, right?
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It is.

I DID check with Hans as to whether we had threaded it, but he couldn't trace it.
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Here's the original thread (had use Google to help find it, regular forum search wasn't helpful!).

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Here's the original thread (had use Google to help find it, regular forum search wasn't helpful!).
Aha I feel less inadequate now
Could also say it merited a second posting
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Yes it did merit another posting and another listen too...I never get tired of listening to Anne speak about her dragons.
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