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Pollyanna

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  • CHAPTER 1

  • Miss Polly

  • Narrator

    Miss Polly Harrington entered her kitchen a little hurriedly this June morning.

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  • Nancy, washing dishes at the sink, looked up in surprise.

  • Nancy had been working in Miss Polly’s kitchen only two months, but already she knew that Miss Polly did not usually hurry.

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    Miss Polly

    “Nancy!”

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    Nancy

    “Yes, ma’am,”

  • Narrator

    Nancy answered cheerfully.

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  • She continued wiping the pitcher in her hand.

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    Miss Polly

    “Nancy”

  • Narrator

    – Miss Polly’s voice was stern –

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    Miss Polly

    “when I’m talking to you, I wish you to stop your work and listen to me.”

  • Narrator

    Nancy flushed miserably.

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  • She set the pitcher down at once, nearly tipping it over.

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    Nancy

    “Yes, ma’am. I will,”

  • she stammered, straight­ening the pitcher.

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    Nancy

    “I was only keepin’ on with my work ‘cause you specially told me this mornin’ to hurry with my dishes.”

  • Miss Polly frowned.

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    Miss Polly

    “That will do.

  • I did not ask for explanations.

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  1. Change and use the 4 different reading modes.
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Auto Load

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When you select Auto Load you can set your reading speed (WPM), press play, and read the story as if the book were a group chat happening live.

AI Reader

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Selecting the AI Reader will add AI voices to Auto Load so that you can hear the book read to you while each line of the book loads.

Tap To Load

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If you'd rather control when each line of the book loads select Tap To Load. As you read tap the “Next Message” button to load the next line.

Free Scroll

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Free Scroll mode allows you to do just as the name implies and freely scroll up or down throughout the book. All messages are pre-loaded in this mode.

Reader Tools

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While reading you can tap on a speech bubble to make social comments, write private notes, define words, and translate words or sentences.

Ready to start?

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Ready to get started? Tap start and then the play button to start reading your first Literal book in Auto Load mode.