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The Captain and Other Stories

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Based on the top-ten iTunes podcast "The Chris Leavins Story Hour", this collection features 10 new essays by internet superstar Chris Leavins. Enjoy free audio recordings of many of these stories at www.chrisleavins.com.
Paperback, 182 pages
Published (first published May 4th 2011)
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Nuclearlee
Mar 05, 2014 Nuclearlee rated it it was amazing
Excellent book. It's hard to believe that this is a self published book. If Chris did all of the editing himself, I am amazed (I think I recall noticing one mistake in the entire book). As for the content, it's very entertaining. I purchased the book after hearing Chris read "The Captain" story to an audience, and I cracked up for the entire story. While there is a lot more laughing, there's a lot more heart to the book as well. The diary entries at the end (I don't have the book in front of me ...more
Fawndolyn Valentine
Feb 10, 2015 Fawndolyn Valentine rated it it was amazing
You can't help but read this in his very distinct voice the whole way through. Try not to, I double dog dare you (exception: unless you've never heard him speak, in which case, get thee to the Internet). I had a good start on this, having heard him read most of these stories through his Story Hour podcast, which I still listen to.

The last story inspired me to be an actor, even though I'm sure that's not what I want to do with my life. It was a great insight into the audition process, and I think
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