Harry Potter Ebay Auction - Complete Signed Set
Exclusive Harry Potter prize means world attention for Books Abroad
More details about our Harry Potter 7 books auction can be found at our 'About Us' page on Ebay.
We have uploaded photos of the complete set of 7 books in our gallery.Enthusiasts from around the world are expected to vie for a complete set of 7 Harry Potter books signed by author J.K. Rowling when bidding opens on internet site Ebay from midnight on 24th September. The set is one of the items secured by Books Abroad as they get ready to celebrate their 25th anniversary with a fund-raising ball on Saturday 29th September 2007. Development Officer with Books Abroad, Claire Newman, explained how the exclusive arrangement came about. "Through her Huntly connections, J.K. Rowling knows of the work of Books Abroad. Although she cannot attend our 25th Anniversary Ball in person, she was very keen to support us. We are very grateful to her for this generous contribution to our fund-raising efforts" Other authors backing the Rhynie-based charity with signed copies of their work include Ian Rankin, Alexander McCall-Smith and patron Mairi Hedderwick.On the night of the ball local crime author Stuart McBride is auctioning a victim in his fourth book ! The 25th Anniversary Ball is being held on 29th September at the Exchange, Thainstone in Inverurie. A three course dinner will be followed by after-dinner speaker Steve Robertson, star of Scotland The What, dancing and an auction. A number of tickets are still available from Books Abroad on 01464 861446.
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