US News & World Report’s Potter Roundup


Jun 14, 2003

Posted by: Melissa Anelli | Comments


A neat sum-up of Potter as we approach June 21, from US News & Word Report:

Book 5 alive!
Harry Potter

Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix drops at 12:01 a.m. on June 21. Are you ready? A brief guide:

PLACE TO BE: Author J. K. Rowling will read to a crowd of 4,500 at the Royal Albert Hall in London. Can’t scalp tickets from the queen? Watch the live webcast:, June 26, at 11 a.m. EDT.

FAN FACTIONS: Is Draco Malfoy a misunderstood child or an irredeemable sociopath? Potterphiles are divided.

PARTY TIME: Get info about midnight bookstore parties at www Chat up guests about the rumor that a major character dies.

FUTURE FROLICS: Check out the Nimbus 2003 fan symposium in Orlando this July. Does that mean we’ll finally learn how to steer our broomsticks? -Ramin Setoodeh

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