Lower-level readers sometimes need a little extra support to become engaged with the “Harry Potter” series. Here are our suggestions on how to provide it.
- Fri, Dec 13
- The Tales of Beedle the Bard sells at auction for $4 million
- Sat, Dec 14
- Madeline Francis's Birthday
- Sun, Dec 15
- Ralph Ineson's birthday
- Tue, Dec 17
- Harry discovers he is a Parselmouth
- First meeting of the Dueling Club
- Wed, Dec 18
- Harry and Cho kiss in the Room of Requirement
- Nearly Headless Nick and Justin Finch-Fletchley are petrified
- Fred and George give Harry the Marauder's Map
- James Payton's birthday
- Nagini attacks Mr. Weasley
- Thu, Dec 19
- Harry and the Weasleys visit St. Mungo's
- “Are you insane? Of course I want to leave the Dursleys! Have you got a house? When can I move in?”
- December 4, 2008 – J.K. Rowling’s The Tales of Beedle the Bard is released in the United States and United Kingdom. To the dismay of some Harry Potter fans, many bookstores did not hold midnight release parties like they did for other books in the Harry Potter series.
Did You Know
- Nicholas Flamel was a real person who made it his life’s work to try to create a Philosopher’s Stone after learning about alchemy.