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Dumbledore featured on Top Ten LGBT Characters in YA Literature list

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Albus Dumbledore has ranked #1 on a new list of the top ten LGBT characters in young adult literature. Find out the reasoning for his placement here. Read More »

Signed first edition of “Prisoner of Azkaban” sells for $6,749 – How much are YOUR books worth?

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With one copy of "Prisoner of Azkaban" recently having been sold for $6,749, it's time to find out how much YOUR books are worth! Read More »

UPDATED: Bloomsbury launches Harry Potter Book Night!

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Today Bloomsbury Children's Books has announced some rather exciting news - they are launching a new Harry Potter Book Night! The first Harry Potter Book Night will take place on February 5, 2015. Read More »

“Harry Potter” contender in UAE Favorite Book campaign

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"Harry Potter", as we all know, is clearly a series that means a lot to readers, and for different reasons. But one thing is certain - and that is that the popularity of the series means that it is consistently featured on lists of favorite books. Read More »

“Harry Potter” exhibition coming to Texas A&M Medical Sciences Library

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An exhibition titled "Harry Potter’s World: Renaissance Science, Magic, and Medicine" is set to open at the Texas A&M Medical Sciences Library this fall. Find out more here. Read More »

Kindle Unlimited launched by Amazon, includes “Potter”

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For those of you with a Kindle, you might have been thinking that a subscription service for books would be something you would appreciate. Well, Amazon might have the answer for you, with their own "Netflix for books." After launching Kindle Unlimited in America over the summer, Amazon has now launched the service in the UK. Read More »

Marathon read features “Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone”

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We've all marathon read the "Harry Potter" series at least once... check out this librarian who's bringing commuter college students together for a "Potter" reading event to get them excited about their college experience! Read More »

Illustrator Jonny Duddle on taking on the “Harry Potter” challenge

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Jonny Duddle’s new "Harry Potter" covers were released a week ago by Bloomsbury UK. The new covers aim to give the "Potter" books another life and appeal to a new, younger readership who may be discovering them for the first time. The "Telegraph" posted an interview with Jonny over the weekend, which included some interesting thoughts about Jonny's working process, including how he tried to make the characters look their age. Read More »

REVIEW: Bloomsbury “reinvents” the “Harry Potter” children’s editions

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Bloomsbury's new children's editions of the "Harry Potter" series are released tomorrow. Find out MuggleNet's thoughts on the redesign, inside and out, in our review. Read More »

Bloomsbury to hold “Harry Potter” book cover photo op

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Have you ever wanted the chance to be featured on a "Harry Potter" book cover? Well, now is the time! Bloomsbury has teamed up with the Platform Nine and Three Quarters shop in London to hold an event THIS Saturday (August 30) at King's Cross station for people to have their picture taken in front of a giant version of the latest "Philosopher's Stone" cover. Read More »

“Harry Potter” illustrator Jonny Duddle to appear at Lancaster Castle

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Are you excited for the new Bloomsbury editions of the "Harry Potter" books? Well, now is your chance to meet the illustrator, Jonny Duddle, in person! Read More »

Pottermore content of new Bloomsbury editions revealed

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Bloomsbury's newest editions of the "Harry Potter" books have UNRELEASED content, and we have the details! Find out more HERE! Read More »

MuggleNet Exclusive: Bloomsbury reveals new Jonny Duddle back cover images

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As I'm sure you're aware, Bloomsbury is reprinting the "Harry Potter" novels with new covers illustrated by Jonny Duddle. Last week, we were able to reveal to you the final four new covers, as well as an exclusive interview with Jonny. Now here at MuggleNet we are delighted to be able to exclusively reveal to you the back cover images for all seven books! Read More »

Exclusive interview with illustrator Jonny Duddle – plus new covers revealed!

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With just over a month to go before the new editions of the "Harry Potter" series go on sale in the UK, Bloomsbury has revealed the final four stunning covers. Ahead of this release, MuggleNet caught up with Jonny Duddle, the illustrator and children’s book author, to discuss his new covers in an exclusive interview. Read More »

“Harry Potter” on list of 20 inspirational novels by women

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Over the last few months, the Baileys Women's Prize for Fiction has been running a campaign called #ThisBook to find out which books by women have changed and inspired people's lives. The campaign was run on social media, with well-known figures offering their personal favorite. The top 20 books were revealed today. Read More »

New calendar features never-before-seen “Harry Potter” art by Mary GrandPré!

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Earlier this month, a new 2015 calendar featuring the "Harry Potter" artwork of Mary GrandPré was released - and it's gorgeous! Read More »

“Harry Potter” shown to promote empathy among readers

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Although werewolves and goblins might not exist in the real world, can Harry promote empathy in students? Find out more about what researchers have discovered! Read More »

The most magical “Deathly Hallows” anniversary: MuggleNet looks back

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MuggleNet looks back on the seventh anniversary of "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows". We wanted to share our thoughts, memories, and tears with you. Please share yours with us! Read More »

Gringotts Bank listed as one of the top ten famous fictional companies by MSN

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Gringotts Bank is featured in a new list by MSN of the top ten famous fictional companies. Find out more here. --> Read More »

Johnny Duddle’s “Prisoner of Azkaban” cover has arrived!

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It was just over a month ago that Bloomsbury revealed Jonny Duddle's cover for "Chamber of Secrets," and now his interpretation of "Prisoner of Azkaban" has arrived! Read More »