Harry Potter facts revealed [infographic]. I love that bookstores were asked to wait and sell the Prisoner of Azkaban until after school to prevent truancy. Ha! Kids skipping school to read a book! J.K. Rowling is my hero.
According to her apochryphal tradition, she was a resident of Caesarea, Cappadocia, who when she refused to sacrifice to the gods during Emperor Diocletian's persecution of the Christians, was tortured by the governor and ordered executed. On the way to the place of execution, she met a young lawyer, Theophilus, who mockingly asked her to send him fruits from "the ... continue reading