I am serious, Lynn Shepherd. NO ONE likes this person. When you say things like
I did think it a shame that adults were reading them (rather than just reading them to their children, which is another thing altogether), mainly because there’s so many other books out there that are surely more stimulating for grown-up minds.
you are essentially alienating every. single. adult that ever read or enjoyed Harry Potter.
Yep. I ADORE Harry Potter. Ms Shepherd? Not so much.