Awaiting the magical moment

  June 16, 2003 at 3:28 PM ET

The Mercury News reports:

...So while adults can appreciate that children who read the books may come away with good values, they are just as eager to read The Order of the Phoenix. Many families are ordering multiple copies -- some to get both a reading copy and the fancier, slipcased collector's edition, but most just because everyone wants to read it at the same time. These are families to whom the Harry Potter movies are just amusing fluff, something to do between rereading the novels. Families who have cookie jars shaped like bags of Bertie Bott's Every Flavor Beans and snow globes with Harry Potter on a broomstick.

Read the full story here. Thanks to Dahlia.


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