Camel Library - Special English Audiobook

     Camel Library

Camel Library

  Thank you for joining us for today’s Spotlight.
   Thank you for joining us for today’s Spotlight.
  I’m Joshua Leo.
   I’m Joshua Leo.
  And I’m Rebekah Schipper.
   And I’m Rebekah Schipper.
  Spotlight uses a special English method of broadcasting.
   Spotlight uses a special English method of broadcasting.
  It is easier for people to understand,
   It is easier for people to understand,
  no matter where in the world they live.
   no matter where in the world they live.
  Recently,
   Recently,
  two large computer businesses combined.
   two large computer businesses combined.
  They joined together
   They joined together
  to create a new computer library.
   to create a new computer library.
  Normal libraries are found inside of buildings.
   Normal libraries are found inside of buildings.
  They contain many books.
   They contain many books.
  People can use the books for free.
   People can use the books for free.
  But, the computer library will use the Internet.
   But, the computer library will use the Internet.
  People will be able to search
   People will be able to search
  for many of the books on their computers.
   for many of the books on their computers.
  They will be able to read parts of the books.
   They will be able to read parts of the books.
  If they like it,
   If they like it,
  they can pay a little money to read the rest.
   they can pay a little money to read the rest.
  This will make life easier for people.
   This will make life easier for people.
  They will not even have to leave their home
   They will not even have to leave their home
  to go to the library.
   to go to the library.
  But, what about people who do not have computers?
   But, what about people who do not have computers?
  And, what about the people
   And, what about the people
  who live far away from libraries?
   who live far away from libraries?
  How can they enjoy books?
   How can they enjoy books?
  Well,
   Well,
  today’s Spotlight is on a special library in Kenya,
   today’s Spotlight is on a special library in Kenya,
  in Africa.
   in Africa.
  This special library is helping thousands of people
   This special library is helping thousands of people
  enjoy books.
   enjoy books.
  It is also helping people learn to read.
   It is also helping people learn to read.
  Camels.
   Camels.
  Some people call them “ships of the desert.”
   Some people call them “ships of the desert.”
  Throughout history people have used camels
   Throughout history people have used camels
  for many different reasons.
   for many different reasons.