Wednesday, July 18, 2007

Potter Posting

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Muggles, this strikes me as the perfect time for a Harry Potter post! The new book and movie come along at the perfect moment in summertime! It's all good (well, mostly all good)! 16 publishing houses worldwide have committed to using recycled, or ancient forest friendly (AFF), paper for the final instalment of J.K. Rowling's wizard tale "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows." Stamp collectors take note: Britain issued a series of seven postage stamps depicting the covers of the best-selling Harry Potter books Tuesday. Potter stamps can only be used in the U.K., but they're available internationally on the Royal Mail's Web site.

I got interested in the boy-wizard right around the time the first movie was released. I saw the movie and found it quit enjoyable. I've been a fan ever since. My friend Isabella Chen offers a pair of Potter Posts: Harry Potter and Life in General and Harry Pothead! Izzy, I love your style! I'll bet if we were neighbors, we'd have brainstormed all sorts of digital nonsense by now!

Tasses blogs "I have been rereading the Harry Potter series from a writer's perspective, taking notes, and thinking about Rowling's style. I've written an elaborate post on my efforts. I'd love to hear feedback from writers (or even just readers) ..." [more]

This book must be great fun for Potter lovers, because they can experience their favorite hero to grow into his best and funniest age. Geeks of Doom look at Harry Potter 5: The Book Vs. The Movie... I'm planning to see Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix this weekend. Blogger Amu, from Kuwait, can’t wait to watch Harry Potter and review it on his blog. Bahraini Mahmood Al Yousif calls upon cinemas to admit people in costumes free to the new Harry Potter movie.

Is it ethical to "spoil" the Potter Experience for fans? despite all efforts to control the release of Deathly Hallows, some Muggles got advance copies. Read Harry Potter spoilers: The literary terrorists have won
and Harry Potter Fans Transcribe Book from Photos. The Sun's book reviewer obtained an early copy and posted the book's first review today.

The National Legal and Policy Center found downloads of Transformers and Order of the Phoenix available on Google Video Wednesday. (Both films have since been taken down.) Check out Schneier on Harry Potter Leakage

Other Keyboards:
Harry Potter and the Parallel Internet World - Even Fans have Fans
Try Casting Magic Missile: Use Harry Potter "Spells" To Control ... - Mugglenet News Feed
Harry Potter - Harry Potter News Feed
HPFF: Updates for Sex, Lies, and Secrets - Updates from Syndicated News - Harry Potter news and updates from around the globe updated daily by a dedicated staff. - L'Encyclopedie francophone Harry Potter : plusieurs centaines d'articles (personnages, lieux, créatures, sorts, etc.). this is in French, but it's really cool! Click your Google translator or have your French dictionary handy (or use both, like I do!)

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  1. I love Harry Potter, as you i git interested since the first movie, and i have wanted to read the books, I cant wait for the next 2 movies son this morning I decided to go to the bookstore and buy the fist 6 books and I will try to read them as soon as possible to read the last one wichi release will be next saturday.



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