Muggles and Magic

J.K. Rowling and the Harry Potter Phenomenon

Author: George W. Beahm

Publisher: Hampton Roads Publishing Company Incorporated


Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 393

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A treasure trove of information and trivia about Harry Potter, J.K. Rowling's most famous literary creation, and the phenomenon that surrounds him.

27 Views of Durham

The Bull City in Prose & Poetry

Author: Jean Anderson

Publisher: Eno Publishers


Category: Literary Collections

Page: 207

View: 876

Eno Publishers builds on its successful 27 Views series by showcasing the literary community of Durham, North Carolina, in 27 Views of Durham: The Bull City in Prose & Poetry. The book features 27 writers, who in poetry, essays, short stories, and book excerpts focus on the town of Durham, famous for Duke University, tobacco, and Southern cuisine. The collection offers readers a broad and varied picture of life past and present in Durham, as well as a sense of the town's literary breadth. Contributing authors include Steve Schewel, Jean Anderson, Carl Kenney, Katy Munger, Ariel Dorfman, Pierce Freelon, John Valentine, Shirlette Ammons, Jim Wise, and others.