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Harry Potter fans

Photo Gallery Pottermania strikes Boston!

Fans cast their spell on the Hub as they celebrated the arrival of "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows."
Photo Gallery The world prepares for Potter Photo Gallery More Harry look-alikes
gryffindor goodies
Chat Chat transcript
Writer Liz Rosenberg was online to chat about "Deathly Hallows."
muggle talk
Message Board Thoughts on the book?
Read "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows" already? Share your review.
April 9, 2008
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News from Hogwarts

J.K. Rowling
looks ahead

Harry Potter's creator is enjoying the absence of pressure from publishers and fans clamoring for the next installment.
Author J.K. Rowling
Past coverage:
 JULY 18, 2005: 'Prince' shines
 JUNE 29, 2003: That magic touch
 APRIL 1, 2001: What Harry is reading
 OCT. 29, 2000: Harry as a puzzle
 OCT. 18, 2000: The other wizard of 'Oz'
 JULY 16, 2000: It's worth the length
 SEPT. 19, 1999: Making much of memories
 JULY 18, 1999: Harry Potter's back
 MARCH 8, 1999: Wild about 'Harry'
 NOV. 1, 1998: A boy and his wizards
Harry Potter fans
For fans, the end of a magical era
Governor Deval Patrick is among fans dreading the end of the Harry Potter series with the release of J.K. Rowling's seventh and final installment, "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows."
To the McGonagles, Harry was part of family
The McGonagles are gifted readers, but sometimes they struggle with basic math -- like calculating the number of times the family of five has read the Harry Potter books.
The McGonagle family
Visitors at the Hong Kong book fair
Beware of spoilers
Two years ago, just days before the publication of "Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince," Elizabeth O'Malley logged on to her favorite Internet discussion forum and was jolted to find that a spoiler had announced a major plot twist in the book.
Potter magic extends only so far
J.K. Rowling's beloved series is ending with the release of the seventh volume, "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows." For the young fans, it has been a long era of good feeling. But not all is happy magic. A forthcoming study finds that not even Harry Potter has stemmed a decline in adolescent reading.
Margaret Willison
Draco in 'Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix'
Playtime is over in 'Harry Potter'
3.0 Stars Darker, leaner, and meaner, "Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix " is all business, and it casts a spell utterly unlike the first four films.
wizardly fun
Dumbledore

Photo Gallery Think you know Harry?

A fan of the Harry Potter series? Let's test your knowledge of the boy wizard.
Rupert Grint

Photo Gallery Charm school

Think you belong at Hogwarts? Test your knowledge of the spells and curses used by Harry and his friends.
Wild about harry
Christ Church at Oxford
Photo Gallery Harry's England
Hop a Nimbus 2001 and see Harry's stomping grounds.
Debbie Harry
Photo Gallery Famous Harrys
Before J.K. Rowling's magic, pop culture had other Harrys.
Harry Potter look-alike
Photo Gallery Real-life wizards?
Check out these Harry Potter look-alikes.
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