“A Reluctant Assassin” is a dystopian novel set in a future United States where monarchs rule, women wear big dresses, and princes must marry to become kings. The story opens at a ball where 25 of the most eligible ladies have been selected from the kingdom in order that the prince might choose his bride. Only, one of them isn’t really a wealthy noble; she is an orphan plucked from the streets and trained to assassinate the prince….
- Tue, Mar 26
- Daphne de Beistegui's birthday
- Trio is captured; Dobby is killed
- Wed, Mar 27
- Julian Glover's birthday
- James Potter's birthday
- Adrian Rawlins's birthday
- Voldemort takes Elder Wand from Dumbledore's tomb
- Thu, Mar 28
- Alex Crockford's birthday
- Mike Newell's birthday
- Fri, Mar 29
- Sam Beazley's birthday (RIP)
- Brendan Gleeson's birthday
- Sat, Mar 30
- Robbie Coltrane's birthday
- “I am alive, but I am an alchemist, and therefore immortal.”
- October 10, 2006 – A commemorative J.K. Rowling plaque is installed outside the Edinburgh cafe where she wrote most of the first Harry Potter novel.
Did You Know
- “The Mirror of Erised” is J.K. Rowling’s favorite chapter in the first book.