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How to Spell the Spells: Continuity in Harry Potter

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How to Spell the Spells: Continuity in Harry Potter

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How do you keep the details at Hogwarts consistent from one Harry Potter book to the next? Cheryl Klein, continuity editor for the American editions of Harry Potter, talks about how to make sure everything is spelled correctly in Harry's magical world.

Cheryl Klein, editor, Arthur A. Levine Books/Scholastic

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