Re: Pebbles—de·no·ta·tion (dēnōˈtāSHən) noun —
the literal or primary meaning of a word, in contrast to the
feelings or ideas that the word suggests. "beyond their immediate denotation, the words have a
connotative power" con·no·ta·tion (känəˈtāSHən) noun — an idea or
feeling that a word invokes in addition to its literal or primary
meaning. "the word “discipline” has unhappy connotations of punishment
House Bundles 1--4 are in the Shoppe. Each bundle is about 10
hours of audio. The fifth bundle is being compiled RIGHT NOW on the
subscriber stream. It will take us until September 2014-or-so to
finish the book... but you'll have 40 hours (give or take) of
listening between now and then.
Fun (if you like ear worms):
Thought Provoking Video (the logic scene from Thank You for
Smoking)—minus the visual, replaced by moving text... which is
kind of nice:
All of those options let you listen anywhere via your "smart" device. The dedicated CraftLit app also allows you to tap a "star" icon next to episode titles so you can download what you want to listen to when in a WiFi environment. That way you don't have to use up your Data Plan by streaming episodes.
***Annotated Audiobooks for Busy Booklovers***
Since 2006 CraftLit has released serialized classic literature weekly—the way Dickens did it—but as an audiobook with audio annotations. Host Heather Ordover gives you some context and juicy tidbits before playing the next chapter of the current book. *** Listeners regularly call in to share their thoughts to be played in the next episode, which keeps the "book club" vibe going. *** The podcast has been in continuous production since 2006. Our current book, "Treasure Island" by Robert Louis Stevenson begins with episode 501.
***Audiobooks-with-Benefits for Busy People***
* 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 *