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  1. Why Turkish students are turning to speculative fictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 20 | The Economist

    ... resistance of the common man. She recently set "Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix", the fourth book in J.K. Rowling's wizarding series, for a final exam. In it, a nefarious professor arrives at Hogwarts and begins issuing "Educational ...

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  2. AdLib library festival marks 21-year Harry Potter anniversayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 20 | Taranaki Daily News

    There will also be readings from former Poet Laureate Michele Leggott, rainbow storytime for kids with drag queens Erica and CoCo Flash, and a challenge to escape from Madame Pince's office in the Hogwarts Library, marking the 21st anniversary of the publication of JK Rowling's Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone.

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  3. Applied Reading: Harry Potter in Your PocketRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 20 | The New York Times

    ... for $8.99. The British Library's e-book edition of "Harry Potter: A Journey Through a History of Magic" blends J.K. Rowling's fiction with artifacts from the library's archives. But perhaps the best way to fully experience the Potterverse is to ...

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  4. Why Warner Bros. wants to snuff out Harry Potter fan festivalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 19 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    ... commercial activity," the company said. Fans of the Philadelphia festival took to Twitter to try to get J.K. Rowling to help save the festival. A spokeswoman for the author said she has no comment. Ithaca's "Wizarding Weekend" grew from a small ...

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  5. Leslie Grantham books set to be the new Harry Potter as film plans...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 19 | Daily Star

    ... are attached and we are in talks with a production company who love it. Reviews of the book have compared it to J.K. Rowling's Harry Potter, stating if people are fans of Hogwarts life, they'd likely enjoy Leslie's work. After a troubled past, ...

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  6. The top 10 audiobooks on Audible.comRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 19 | Myrtle Beach Online

    ... Book 4 by Mike Maden, narrated by Scott Brick (Random House Audio) 10. Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone by J.K. Rowling, narrated by Jim Dale (Pottermore from J.K. Rowling) 4. The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F(asterisk)ck: A Counterintuitive ...

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  7. Warner Bros.: Festivals can't use Potter nameRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 19 | WPTV Local News

    ... festivals across the country to stop making money off the company's intellectual property. British author J.K. Rowling, creator of the Harry Potter fantasy series, points to the place on her forehead where her title character has a scar while ...

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  8. Cheers and Jeers, June 19Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 18 | New Jersey Herald

    To Newton Merchants Association members who are planning to continue the magic they found last fall in building an event around the popularity of the Harry Potter books and movies. Mindful of the need to steer clear of any copyright infringement with the popular franchise created by J.K. Rowling, the merchants group has enlisted the assistance of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Northern NJ.

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  9. Warner Bros. Is Cracking Down On Harry Potter Fan FestivalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 18 | Cinema Blend News

    ... infringing on fiercely-defended corporate copyrights. The next film in the Wizarding World from the mind of J.K. Rowling is Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald , in theaters on November 16. For all of this years biggest and most magical ...

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  10. Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Has Best Week Ever For a Play In Broadway HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 18 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Awards, winning a record-breaking nine awards including Best New Play. Based on an original new story by J.K. Rowling , Jack Thorne and John Tiffany , Harry Potter and the Cursed Child is a new play by Jack Thorne , directed by John Tiffany . The ...

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  11. Warner Bros. cracking down on Harry Potter festivalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 18 | WISH-TV Indianapolis

    In this 2014, photo, students from Chestnut Hill College in Philadelphia wear costumes to attend an annual festival based on the Harry Potter fantasy series conceived by British author J.K. Rowling.

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  12. Warner Bros. Cracking Down On Harry Potter Festivals; Chestnut Hill Can No Longer Use NameRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 18 | CBS Local

    ... commercial activity," the company said. Fans of the Philadelphia festival took to Twitter to try to get J.K. Rowling to help save the festival. A spokeswoman for the author said she has no comment. Ithaca's "Wizarding Weekend" grew from a small ...

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  13. 3 ways to promote grit via literacy instructionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 18 | ESchool News

    J.K. Rowling. Bill Gates. Oprah Winfrey. These are no doubt names that most students recognize as successful.

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  14. 2018 Womena s Enrichment SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 17 | TheCourier.com

    ... a fall wreath from dried herbs and flowers. Cost is $25. "Wizarding Afternoon Tea" at 1 p.m. Oct. 8. Discover J.K. Rowling and how she created the world of Harry Potter. Cost is $22. "Harry Potter Kids' Tea" at 6 p.m. Oct. 22. A hat sorting ceremony ...

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  15. Warner Bros. crackdown puts Dark Mark over Potter festivalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 17 | Manila Bulletin

    ... wear costumes to attend an annual festival based on the Harry Potter fantasy series conceived by British author J.K. Rowling, including Dan Lemoine, second from right, dressed as the title character; Mollie Durkin, second from left, dressed as the ...

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  16. Top StoryWarner Bros. crackdown puts Dark Mark over Potter festivalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 17 | ABC 33/40

    ... commercial activity," the company said. Fans of the Philadelphia festival took to Twitter to try to get J.K. Rowling to help save the festival. A spokeswoman for the author said she has no comment. Ithaca's "Wizarding Weekend" grew from a small ...

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  17. Warner Bros cracking down on Harry Potter fan festivalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 17 | Newkerala.com

    ... commercial activity," the company said. Fans of the Philadelphia festival took to Twitter to try to get J.K. Rowling to help save the festival. A spokeswoman for the author said she had no comment. Ithaca's "Wizarding Weekend" grew from a small ...

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  18. Library hosts celebration for Harry PotterRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 16 | Journal Gazette

    ... of the release of the series' first book, "Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone," Burnard said. Written by J.K. Rowling, the magical tales became a best-selling phenomenon. Burnard, 41, picked up the first book in college and liked the characters ...

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  19. Harry Potter in the Park one week awayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 16 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    OCTOBER 26: Middlebury College hosted the first large Intercollegiate Quidditch Tournament. Twelve teams from around the country traveled to Middlebury College: Princeton University, Vassar College, Louisiana State University, University of Washington, McGill University, University of Massachusetts, Boston University, Chestnut Hill, Emerson College, Green Mountain College, and Ives Pond, a club team from Buffalo, New York.

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  20. Warner Bros.' move casts a shadow over Harry Potter festivalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 16 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    In this Oct. 22, 2016, photo, Celess Leblanc, from the New York City borough of Queens, dresses in costume while attending an annual festival in Philadelphia based on the Harry Potter fantasy series conceived by British author J.K. Rowling, and holds a wand while posing for a photograph inside Chestnut Hill College's St. Joseph Hall in the Chestnut Hill neighborhood of Philadelphia.

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