Morning Cup of Links: New Story From 'Harry Potter' World

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J.K. Rowling just released a new story about a tertiary character in the Harry Potter World. Read about Celestina Warbeck, the singing sorceress, here.

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Over the weekend, 13-year-old Mo'ne Davis became a national sensation after pitching a shutout for Philadelphia's Taney Dragons. She is the first female player to toss a shutout in the Little League World Series.

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It seems like young adult fiction is having a moment right now. But the genre has produced life-changing reads for well over a century. Check out 29 classic YA books.

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You probably already know the three primary colors, but there's a lot more to learn about color theory.

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Why say "very risky" when you could say "perilous"? And 44 other ways to avoid "very" in your writing.

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What weighs more, a pound of cheese or a pound of helium? First, you have to figure out how to weigh a helium balloon.

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And here is a video of a cat wearing a shark costume riding around on a roomba vacuum to the amazement of a toddler, also dressed in a shark costume. Because Mondays can be hard sometimes.

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August 18, 2014 - 11:23am
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