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Did JK Rowling Just Finish Another Book? Here's What She Says image
J.K. Rowling's Twitter has been pretty quiet since earlier this month when she had Harry Potter fans buzzing about her tricky anagram, which offered a clue about the Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them feature adaptation.
Kelly West 2014-10-22
This Guy Has Way More Harry Potter Stuff Than You image
There's more than one way to participate in a fandom, as fanatics the world over likely know. Some participate in cosplay, others write fan fiction. And some people collect, as is the case for this Mexican Harry Potter fan, who's accumulated so much Harry Potter paraphernalia, he's made the Guinness World Records.
Kelly West 2014-09-30
J.K. Rowling Reveals The Form Of Her Patronus, And It's Adorable image
In the world of Harry Potter, a witch or wizard's Patronus is a very personal and powerful thing. Conjured by a mixture of magic and a person's happiest memory, the energy force takes the form of an animal, which can be guided to ward off Dementors and Lethifolds. Harry's Patronus is a stag, while Ron Weasley's is a Jack Russell terrier.
Kelly West 2014-09-12
Harry Potter Tops List Of 100 Books That Have Stayed With Us image
Facebook users have apparently been participating in a trending status update that asks readers to list the ten books that have stayed with them. Facebook compiled the data submitted and came up with 100 books that top the list. Holding the #1 spot is J.K. Rowling's Harry Potter series. That's followed by To Kill A Mockingbird, The Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit.
Kelly West 2014-09-09
J.K. Rowling Just Wrote A New Biography About A Harry Potter Character image
Harry Potter is clearly on J.K. Rowling's mind these days, and that's just as well as she's penning the screenplay for the anticipated Fantastic Beasts trilogy. But it isn't Hippogriffs and Hinkypunks that she's written about most recently.
Kelly West 2014-08-18
34 Major Challenges Harry Potter Had To Overcome  image
It's Harry Potter's birthday! By the timeline set in the books, J.K. Rowling's beloved boy wizard would be 34 years of age today. And to celebrate the occasion, we've come up with a list of challenges the character has overcome over the course of his documented life.
Kelly West 2014-07-31
Harry Potter Attraction At Universal Studios Japan Will Include Live Owls And The Black Lake image
These days, Harry Potter fans looking for an immersive experience into J.K. Rowling's magical world need only to head to Universal Studios Orlando in Florida to enjoy the Wizarding World of Harry Potter attractions, which now include the newly added Diagon Alley area, joining the previously opened Hogsmeade.
Kelly West 2014-07-14
J.K. Rowling Just Wrote A New Harry Potter Story And We've Got The Details image
As the Quidditch World Cup has played out by report at the official Harry Potter website, Ginny Potter (nee Weasley) has been reporting from the games, delivering the updates for those wizards and muggles who can't be present at the magical event. But it was Rita Skeeter's recent report that has given us a real update on the happenings of the Harry Potter characters in the present day.
Kelly West 2014-07-08
Test Your Harry Potter Knowledge With This Magical Trivia Video image
How much of a Harry Potter geek are you? The challenge is dropped in the video above, which features a number of Harry Potter trivia facts, focused mainly on the books and author J.K. Rowling, who's apparently no longer a billionaire because she's so generous.
Kelly West 2014-06-12
 3 Weasleys Reunite At Wizarding World Of Harry Potter's Diagon Alley image
There were Weasleys in Orlando today! Bonnie Wright, Oliver Phelps and James Phelps -- best known together for playing Ginny, George and Fred Weasley respectively in the Harry Potter films -- paid a visit to Universal Orlando today and they were gracious enough to Instagram some of the highlights of their visit, giving Harry Potter fans an inside look at the Diagon Alley attraction that's opening at Universal Orlando this summer.
Kelly West 2014-06-05
J.K. Rowling Reacts To The 16th Anniversary Of Harry Potter's Battle Of Hogwarts image
16 years ago today, the Battle of Hogwarts took place... fictionally speaking of course. It's rare that we stop and acknowledge a fictional event, but for Harry Potter fans, there are certainly some worth noting, today included. Spoilers (obviously) if you still haven't read the final book in the Harry Potter series.
Kelly West 2014-05-02
What J.K. Rowling Actually Said About Hermione's Relationships With Ron And Harry image
Should an artist be able to go back and revise their own work after it's been officially presented? Star Wars fans might have something to say about that. J.K. Rowling's recent comments about her current feelings over Ron and Hermione's relationship, and whether or not Harry and Hermione should have ended up together have ruffled feathers, and understandably so.
Kelly West 2014-02-07
FBI Issues Warrant For Harry Potter Fan Accused Of Stalking  image
It's J.K. Rowling and Harry Potter’s birthday, which should mean the week is one full of celebration and joy for fans of the series. However, for one super(crazy) fan named Jessica Elizabeth Parker, this week is the week that the Federal Bureau of Investigation issued a warrant for her arrest. Apparently, she’s been stalking the “webmistress” for popular Harry Potter blog The Leaky Cauldron.
Jessica Rawden 2013-07-31
Wizarding World Of Harry Potter Officially Set For Universal Studios Hollywood image
Those looking for the opportunity to experience the world of Harry Potter as presented by Universal Studios will eventually be able to do it in California. NBCUniversal announced today that they're going start construction on the first projects in their 25-year Evolution Plan, which includes The Wizarding World of Harry Potter at Universal Studios Hollywood.
Kelly West 2013-04-24
Check Out The New Harry Potter And The Sorcerer's Stone Cover Art From Kazu Kibuishi  image
They say you shouldn't judge a book by its cover, however Harry Potter may be an exception to that rule. I'll admit that I don't tend to geek out over cover art for books in general, but I make an exception for the Harry Potter series, and particularly Mary GrandPre's beautiful artwork. To celebrate the 15th anniversary of Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone, Scholastic is releasing new covers for the seven books in Rowling's series, the first of which was unveiled today.
Kelly West 2013-02-13
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