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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...
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...
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...
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...
Public Libraries' Summer Reading Program book review Week 5 winners first." Downtown Library winnersCelia Wheeler, age 10, won a movie pass to Gross Alaska Theatres. She read "Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets" by J.K. Rowling.She wrote, "One fascinating part about this book is that Harry can...
Review: 'The Silkworm' by Robert Galbraith

...through in pursuit of the truth.People seem to bring strange expectations to J.K. Rowling novels. As if, after Harry Potter, everything she does has to be perfect and literary. But Robert Galbraith is writing detective novels, a genre known...


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