Bookshelves featuring this term’s reading for members of each of the four Hogwarts houses.
Hat tip to Leah Librescu
Last week a hacker calling himself “Gabriel” claimed to have penetrated the computer of Bloomsbury Publishing PLC, J.K. Rowling’s British publisher, and obtained a copy of the 7th (and promised to be last) Harry Potter book, scheduled to be published 7/21.
There is no way to tell if this idiot is telling the truth, but the curious who want to read the purported spoiler may go here.
J.K. Rowling, Stephen King, and John Irving read from their books, and answered audience questions, in two benefit performances for Doctors Without Borders and The Haven Foundation at Radio City Music Hall in New York City on August 1st and 2nd.
J.K. Rowling (note her shoes) reads from Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
Rowling is very cute, but I would not have linked any of this, except for the Question & Answer session, in which her questioner proves to be Salman Rushdie, who asks a very good one.