Wednesday, June 18, 2003

Harry Potter countdown


Three days to go

The fifth book in the Potter series, Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix, will be released Saturday. Here are some tidbits.

1 - rank on New York Times' best-seller lists for the first four books

47 - languages in which the books are printed

$125 million - estimated cost of making Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone into a movie

2.8 - Weight in pounds of each copy of Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix




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