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Agrees Satanism is in kid books

I congratulate N. Passalaqua for her July 15 letter about the Harry Potter books. I feel the same way she does: Potter author J.K. Rowling is doing nothing but promoting Satanism. I have read that her books are not much different than C...

...Potter books are bad for kids," a quote sourced to The London Times was in error. The quote, attributed to Harry Potter author J.K. Rowlings, was actually from the satirical publication, The Onion. Thank you to the readers who wrote to...
Harry Potter author sues newspaper over preview

NEW YORK -- The author of the Harry Potter book series slapped the Daily News with a $100 million lawsuit after the newspaper published tidbits about the fifth novel four days before its official release.
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...Emerson Spartz, 18, who created a Web site devoted to all things Hogwarts, will travel to Scotland next month to meet Potter author J.K. Rowling. Spartz was sound asleep when Rowling called him at home. She invited the home-school student to...
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Murder victims take tumbles in mysteries

...they're very different from each other. Characters in Susan Wittig Albert's "The Tale of Holly How" include Beatrix Potter, author of "Peter Rabbit"; Bosworth Badger, who has an underground home of many rooms where he works on the Holly How...
German writer pulls readers into fantasies

...cottage right out of one of her popular books, which include The Thief Lord and Dragon Ride . Ms. Funke and Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling, with whom she is often compared, have all but transcended the fantasy genre -- once almost exclusively...
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In the know 45. Actor Wesley Snipes is 41. Musician Fatboy Slim is 40. Guitarist Jim Corr (The Corrs) is 39. Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling is 38. Actor Dean Cain (Lois and Clark) is 37. YOUR BIRTHDAY TODAY: An ongoing argument about...
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People in the News

...says she has given money to help set up a center for research into multiple sclerosis. The best-selling "Harry Potter" author didn't say how much she had given toward the $4 million facility, which will be housed at The Center for Regenerative...
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Sindelar has priorities and goals in order

...amount placed him fourth among top entertainers behind Mel Gibson and Oprah Winfrey ($210 million each) and "Harry Potter" author J.K. Rowling ($147 million). Woods was estimated to have earned $75 million in endorsements alone. Mickelson...
A truly magical ride

...Han Solo and Princess Leia. Only the figurines have changed.Fans or not, we should all take heart in the story of Potter author Rowling, who wrote her way out of a former hardscrabble, public-benefits life in Britain to become, in Forbes...