Tuesday, August 09, 2005

Dame Agatha Second only to Harry P. in Some Circles.

Detainees under Harry Potter's spell?-?Nation/Politics?-?The Washington Times, America's Newspaper: "Harry Potter's worldwide popularity is so broad-based that it has become favorite reading for Islamic terror suspects at the U.S. prison at Guantanamo Bay.
Lori, who for two years has overseen the detention center's library, said J.K. Rowling's tales about the boy wizard are on top of the request list for the camp's 520 al Qaeda and Taliban suspects, followed by Agatha Christie whodunits. "

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