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Leading News Resource of Pakistan
Astronomers spot 'missing link' collision creating supermassive galaxy Two hungry young galaxies that collided 11 billion years ago are rapidly forming a massive galaxy about 10 times the size of the Milky Way, astronomers have discovered.
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First edition of Harry Potter and The Philosopher's Stone fetches 150,000 pounds
London, May 23: The first edition of 'Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone', signed by its writer JK Rowling, has been sold for 150,000 pounds at an auction at Sotheby's in central London.
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The Daily Record
Celebrity odds and ends
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Wed May 22, 2013
Worcester Telegram & Gazette
People,Places and Things
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Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Parts 1 and 2
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How Many Hardcover Books Were Sold In 2012?
FIRST EDITION COPY OF "HARRY POTTER AND THE PHILOSOPHER'S STONE" THAT CONTAINS AUTHOR J.K. ROWLING'S NOTES AND ORIGINAL ILLUSTRATIONS WENT ON SALE YESTERDAY IN A CHARITY AUCTION.
Harry Potter First Edition Makes 150,000
A one-of-a-kind copy of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone, personally annotated by author J K Rowling, has sold for 150,000 at auction.
Tue May 21, 2013
Harry Potter Actress Lands Marvin Gaye Biopic Role
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First edition of 'Harry Potter' sells at auction for $228,000
A first-edition copy of Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone , containing original illustrations and notes from author J.K. Rowling, sold in an auction for $228,000. The book, known in the United States as Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone , is the first in the Harry Potter series and was sold to an anonymous bidder over the telephone.
Harry Potter book with author notes sold for $228K
Citing a lack of leads, a police agency said Monday that it is closing the active investigation of the disappearance of Susan Powell, a Utah mother whose now-dead husband was a prime suspect The lawyer for the family of missing Utah woman Susan Powell said Tuesday that there's an ongoing federal investigation into her disappearance, but the FBI ... (more)
Mon May 20, 2013
JK Rowling's annotated copy of Harry Potter goes up for auction
Any Harry Potter fan desperate to get their hands on new details of the world of muggles and magic should get themselves down to Sotheby's auction house tomorrow, where a first edition of opening instalment Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone complete with personal notes scribbled into the margins by author JK Rowling after re-reading it is to ... (more)
Annotated 'Harry Potter' 1st edition on auction
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First edition of a Harry Pottera book with JK Rowlinga s notes, drawings go up for auction in UK
A first edition copy of "Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone" that contains author J.K. Rowling's notes and original illustrations is going on sale in a charity auction.
Sat May 18, 2013
BWW Reviews: Potted Potter at The Bushnell is Mischief Mangled
What do you get when you meld the whiz-bang, condensed hilarity of The Complete Works of William Shakespeare with the cultural tsunami that is J.K. Rowling's Harry Potter septology? If you find out, let me know, because it is most assuredly not the cumbersomely titled Potted Potter: The Unauthorized Harry Experience - A Parody by Dan and Jeff.
"Harry Potter" first edition annotated by author up for auction
Fans of books about the boy wizard will have a chance to bid on a unique first edition of "Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone," annotated by the author, at a charity auction this month, the English PEN organization said on Friday.
Fri May 17, 2013
Book auction to shine light on the secrets of quidditch
JK Rowling's notes reveal that she invented quidditch in a hotel in Manchester whilst 'pondering the things that hold a society together.' Photograph: PA From JK Rowling 's satisfaction at how the game of quidditch "infuriates men" to Ian Rankin 's revelation that he originally planned to kill off Rebus at the climax of the inspector's very first ... (more)
Globe and Mail
James Stewart brings movie creatures to life
James Stewart and two of his clay sculptures, part of his Pangaea collection, inspired by the diversity of the earth's population.
Thu May 16, 2013
Meet Emma Watson, the Bling burglar
Cannes, May 16: Audiences would normally have little sympathy for a bunch of teenagers if a film portrayed them as breaking into people's homes and robbing them of their valuables.
Wed May 15, 2013
Harry Potter casts spell on Canadian campuses
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