The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #82878   Message #1520573
Posted By: GUEST,MMario
12-Jul-05 - 12:33 PM
Thread Name: BS: Harry Potter: Book 6 (Half-Blood Prince)
Subject: RE: BS: Harry Potter:
I agree with sorcha - it's a lot of silliness over a book -

but I also agree with Wesley - kids are READING - and yes, they have shown that HP WAS the initial trigger that appears to have reversed the decline of reading skills in the youth of the US (and to a lesser extent - worldwide).

Granted it's probably a case of right place at the right time with the right publicity