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Bookmarks: Blackberry-hating, Harry Potterland, and flying a kite with Khaled Hosseini

Some book-related links:

  • Black Swan author not a fan of Blackberries, black president
  • The Harry Potter theme park opening next year “ finally, ordinary children get a glimpse of the fictional educational institution they would be barred from attending due to highly discriminatory admissions policies
  • The Kite Runner author flies a kite
  • Patrick Swayze memoir coming soon (talk about Ghost-writing! Ba-da-boom!!)
  • Damian Tarnopolsky on Nabokov’s first novel
  • Does the Google logo mystery lead to H.G. Wells? (Or does it just lead to more publicity for Google?)