There’s no question about it: “Harry Potter” has made its mark on literary culture. At Yallwest this year in sunny Santa Monica, we asked some of today’s most popular YA authors how the “Potter” series inspired them on their own journeys to publication.
- Fri, May 24
- Jim Broadbent's birthday
- Sophie Wehner's birthday
- Harry and Ron meet Aragog in Forbidden Forest
- Sat, May 25
- Katie Harrison's birthday
- Alec Hopkins's birthday
- Sun, May 26
- Will Dunn's birthday
- Helena Bonham Carter's birthday
- Detention in the forest; Quirrell drinks unicorn blood
- “He knows what you were born, not who you are.”
- February 26, 2007 – J.K. Rowling sues eBay after several illegal e-book copies of the Harry Potter series are placed up for auction.
Did You Know
- The Welsh translation of Gryffindor is Llereurol and the Hindi translation is Garuddwaar.