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JKR Signed Deluxe Book with New Sketch of Harry Potter by Mary GrandPre Part of Charity Auction

Posted by: sue
November 25, 2009, 04:55 PM

A young man in Florida is efforting to help the National Multiple Sclerosis Society and his local Sarasota Habitat for Humanity with a new auction of a special Harry Potter book. Author J.K. Rowling contributed a signed book plate for a special Deluxe edition of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows which also features a new sketch of Harry Potter by artist Mary Grandpre which you can see here. Motivated by a desire to do some good in his locale community, high school aged fan Daniel Ortiz is holding this auction which is set to go live soon, and we will update once that is available. You can see additional photos of the book in our galleries.

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3455 Points

that is so awesome!!! i love when Jo uses her ‘hidden talent’!!!! hehehe!

Posted by Catherine ( *SQUEE!*) on November 26, 2009, 01:13 PM report to moderator
3526 Points

I like how the actors haven’t affected Marie GandPre’d drawings and versions of the characters =)

Posted by DesQueJteVois on November 26, 2009, 01:19 PM report to moderator
4151 Points

that’s pretty awesome! :D

Posted by mai {beatnik owl} on November 26, 2009, 01:31 PM report to moderator
4481 Points

Love the sketch

Posted by Smitch on November 26, 2009, 01:33 PM report to moderator
197 Points

aww thats really nice of him , how awesome is the book cover opened out !!!??

Posted by nox avis on November 26, 2009, 02:14 PM report to moderator
261 Points

That’s really nice of him… I hope they raise a lot.

Posted by kyramp on November 26, 2009, 03:06 PM report to moderator
4056 Points

I just SO wish I could get that…..

Posted by fifi ~::~ ıɟıɟ {WBM!} {ITC!} on November 26, 2009, 03:53 PM report to moderator
36 Points

i’d love to have that

Posted by hpgirltg on November 26, 2009, 05:15 PM report to moderator
1910 Points

That’s awesome!!!!

Posted by Jane_Potter on November 26, 2009, 08:31 PM report to moderator
8876 Points

Wow … that is such an awesome story. The book looks just amazing, too :)
I sure hope they are able to raise a lot of money as a result of this.

Posted by Moose_Starr on November 27, 2009, 02:32 AM report to moderator
1925 Points

I wish i could have that! its great that they give so much back!

Posted by Parkinsonpansy on November 27, 2009, 03:02 AM report to moderator
4881 Points

What a lovely edition of the book.. I hope the auction goes well. Well done to Daniel too..

Posted by HBPFan [ITC!] - CatPhoenix14 on November 27, 2009, 03:22 AM report to moderator
164 Points

it looks realley cool

Posted by nutela17 on November 27, 2009, 03:50 AM report to moderator
1001 Points

i hope all goes well… this is for a great cause!

Posted by LoonyMaddie3 on November 27, 2009, 06:02 AM report to moderator
407 Points

I wants it …

Posted by Mercy on November 27, 2009, 01:10 PM report to moderator
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