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The Powerful Spell Cast by the Harry Potter Books.

The next installment of the Harry Potter series comes out tomorrow. Book Critic Maureen Corrigan reviews the Harry Potter books and the hype around them.


Other segments from the episode on July 7, 2000

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, July 7, 2000: Interview with Johnny Cash; Obituary for Harold Nicholas; Commentary on the Harry Potter books.


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