What do you give them?
A lady walks into a bookstore. She's looking for a book for her brilliant niece. Niece is six and already reading H. Potter. What goes through your mind in those few seconds you have to pull up the perfect book?
"But if Harry Potter really existed, and the Dursley’s were nice people, this is what he would be reading at age six, and he’d like it a lot.”
Check out: Ten Seconds: Running the Hurdles with Harry Potter by A. Bitterman at Reading Reptile.
Thanks to Purled Pouches for this great link to an essay about how Potter has changed us.