Potter to live.. for now

Well, at least until the next book. For our younger readers and older nerds (you can decide for yourselves which category you fit into), the sixth and penultimate (as far as we know) book in the Harry Potter series – The Half-Blood Prince – will go on sale on 16 July 2005.. announced via a coded message no less.. no news, yet, on when the gaeilge version will hit the shelves.

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