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Young Juneau readers rewarded for reviews

...Garrigues, 7, for a review of "Snowshoe Thompson" by Nancy Levinson.? Keeley Rielly, 10, for a review of "Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban" by J.K. Rowling.? Kellen Dumaop, 11, for a review of "Counting by 7's" by Holly...
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...of the "Amulet" graphic novel series, and the cover illustrator of the 15th anniversary paperback editions of the Harry Potter series. He is also the editor of the "Flight" and "Explorer" comic anthologies and the author of a novel...
Alaska Library Association Conference runs Feb. 26-March 1 in Juneau

...of the "Amulet" graphic novel series, and the cover illustrator of the 15th anniversary paperback editions of the Harry Potter series, will lead "Making Comics and Graphic Novels" on Thursday from 12:30-4:20 p.m., and "The Making...
It's not just about the cookies

...London. Kurland is excited to lead the girls on their upcoming adventure. "The girls in our troop are part of the 'Harry Potter generation,'" Kurland said. "Now, several of them are also fans of Sherlock and Dr. Who, so they are pretty...
Mockingjay' vaguely unsatisfying but still engrossing

...that you're only going to get two thirds of a movie.Mirroring the increasing trend in popular film franchises ("Harry Potter," "Twilight") and TV shows ("Breaking Bad," "Mad Men"), distributor Lionsgate has split Suzanne Collins...

...come in many languages. Gone are the days when I have to travel to Morocco or France to get my French-language 'Harry Potter' or 'Hunger Games' (Yes, I actually did this. Hogwarts is translated as "Poudlard". Don't ask me why...
Donors add to new library, one brick at a time

...declare the library "A home for poems." There are books for Laura Ingalls Wilder and Ursula K. Le Guin. There are 16 Harry Potter Bricks with phrases like "I solemnly swear I'm up to no good," and "Tonks was from Hufflepuff." A number of...
Predictions for the NFL season

...aspect of something which you likely would have rather learned on your own." For example, you haven't read all the Harry Potter books when someone tells you that not only is Dumbledore gay but he's dead, too. Or you are about to see "The Usual...
Travels with Harry: Relying on my French

...realized that I only owned the Harry Potter series in French. There's a good reason for this. I first read Harry Potter (in English) as a child and my summer reading. Hence, Harry Potter. There were three little bookstores...
Travels with Harry: In the backpack

...many times I've read the third Harry Potter. Why the third? The third I read...memories. Whenever I travel now, Harry Potter is the most easily accessible reminder...and smelly socks is inevitably Harry Potter. And we have been everywhere together...


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