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Old 06-26-2009, 01:05 PM   #1
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TeleRead joins this Saturday's Meetup in Northern Virginia!

Here is some great news for everyone planning to visit tomorrow's Reader meetup in Alexandria, Virginia. I just talked with David of TeleRead, who happens to live very close to where the meetup is going to take place, and we decided to make this a joint MobileRead-TeleRead get-together! So, all e-book fans out there, unite and join the feast!

Also for the meetup, David generously offers a paper copy of his book The Solomon Scandals. We are thinking about some kind of random drawing - details will follow.

Link with all details: 27 June 2009 NOVA Meet-up (Northern Virginia)
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Old 06-26-2009, 03:30 PM   #2
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Wow! That is exciting news! More ebook friendly people to meet!
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How many more people will this include? Have to change the food order tonight.
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Old 06-26-2009, 04:16 PM   #4
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How many more people will this include? Have to change the food order tonight.
"TeleRead joins, sows chaos in carefully laid plans."

that's really great news, alex ! i think it's brilliant to have a joint meetup with TR.
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Old 06-26-2009, 04:56 PM   #5
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Old 06-26-2009, 04:57 PM   #6
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Are you going to be joining us Alex?
I'm sure he will be there is spirit!

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Old 06-26-2009, 05:11 PM   #7
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I'm sure he will be there is spirit!
Doesn't this kinda morbid?

I wish I could be there, but I am going to be on the other side of the big pond. I hope next time!
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Old 06-26-2009, 05:21 PM   #8
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Doesn't this kinda morbid?
No, it's a pretty common expression here (in the US of A) that people use to mean that they can't be somewhere but really really want to be.

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Old 06-26-2009, 06:09 PM   #9
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This is great news.

We will be using the Members Chat area at the bottom of the main Forum page so all are welcome to join in.
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Old 06-26-2009, 11:02 PM   #10
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I will be coming down from New Jersey to meet the crew.

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Old 06-27-2009, 11:05 AM   #11
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I'll be there, and I will also be bringing something for the drawing: A "physicalized" e-book, along with... a surprise!
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Old 06-27-2009, 05:25 PM   #12
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Old 06-27-2009, 05:27 PM   #13
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Old 06-27-2009, 05:34 PM   #14
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There were two drawings: KAZ won David's book and Nate won Steve's book. More to follow.
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