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Back in June, readers worldwide celebrated the 20th anniversary of the release of HARRY POTTER AND THE SORCERER’S STONE (or HARRY POTTER AND THE PHILOSOPHER’S STONE for those of you reading from across the pond). Today we celebrate another important milestone for Potterheads and muggles alike: Harry Potter’s birthday! That’s right, the Boy Who Lived officially turns 37 today, and we’re honoring him with some great news for fans.

Summer is really racing by, but I hope you enjoyed celebrating the Fourth --- and some relaxing summer reading. Shortly after our last update, author Philip Pullman revealed the covers of the American and UK editions of his highly anticipated upcoming book, LA BELLE SAUVAGE, volume one of The Book of Dust trilogy, which will be in stores on October 19th. As longtime readers know, I am a super fan of Pullman's (remember my tattoo of an illustration from THE GOLDEN COMPASS?).