J.K. Rowling’s handwritten “Tales of Beedle the Bard”, a companion book to the Harry Potter series was auctioned off by Sotheby’s for 4 million dollars! Amazon.com purchased this rare book and all proceeds go to The Children’s Voice Campaign, Rowling’s charity of choice. To see more pictures and read more about this book of wizarding fairy tales CLICK HERE.
Sound Smart & Feed the Hungry December 10, 2007
Take the vocabulary quiz found at www.freerice.com and fight world hunger. For every answer you get correct, the United Nations World Food Program distributes 20 grains of rice to the hungry in over 75 different countries.
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