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In the News Profiles Scholastic Winner Sudipta Bandyopadhyay

Posted by: Melissa
June 12, 2003, 10:30 AM

Sudipta Bandyopadhyay, who won the Scholastic essay contest for his paragraph on "compelling a wicked man to experience the painful suffering of his victims and the tragic consequences of his actions", was profiled in today. Here's an interesting quote:

"I absolutely loved this kid's essay," said Arthur Levine editor of the Harry Potter books and a contest judge. "It was so beautifully written. I want him to write me a novel."

"We were looking for essays that reflected the special qualities of the Harry Potter books," he added. "Sudipta's writing really illustrated the thoughtfulness and emotional reality of Harry Potter."

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