Monday, June 26, 2017

20 Years of Harry Potter

20 years ago, a quiet little book called Harry Potter was first published. Now there are people reading the books to their kids, and new generations are waiting for their Hogwarts letters. Here are a few ways to celebrate the big day!

J. K, Rowling is celebrating the big anniversary by setting up a Harry Potter exhibit at the British Library, so plan a trip this October! (Buzzfeed)

The Wrap has some tweets that people have posted to celebrate the big day, including J.K Rowling's!

For people whose love of Harry Potter is permanent and enduring,  here are 20  Harry Potter tattoos that are beautiful (and here's a reminder that unless you are over the age of 18 you should not be getting tattoos.) (BookRiot)

Book Riot also has some lessons we learned from the Harry Potter books, from persistence to the value friendship.

Finally, test your own Harry Potter skills with this test from Mental Floss, where the questions get harder as work through them. I got to eight right, before i got one wrong!

Don't forget we are having our own party for Harry Potter in July. Check back for more details soon!

I'll see you @ the library!

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