Story: Well, there’s this young wizard named Harry Potter who has great mystical powers. Harry is an orphan who now lives with his non-magical, “Muggle” relatives, dullards who hope that he will turn out ‘normal.’ Nonetheless, he and his best pals, Ron Weasley and Hermione Granger, become students at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry, presided over by Albus Dumbledore.
Story: Life is fine for the residents of Armadillo Acres, a trailer park in the town of Starke, Florida, a hamlet of 5,500 residents that boasts at least two stripper joints. Trouble is brewing, however, because tollbooth collector Norbert wants to celebrate his 20th wedding anniversary with agoraphobic wife Jeannie at the Ice Capades. Jeannie hasn’t ventured outside since their infant son was abducted two decades earlier, and Norbert’s level of frustration is at a fever pitch.
Story: The intertwined lives of Andrew Makepeace Ladd III and Melissa Gardner are depicted through the letters, postcards and notes they send to each other from the time they first meet in grade school to half a century later. Their correspondence delineates the dreams and ambitions, hopes and disappointments and the frustrations and accomplishments each experience, both with and without each other as they hurt and help one another through life.