Tag Archives: J.K. Rowling

“Harry Potter” Takes Over Sky Movies


A special event is taking place on Sky Movies, where all eight "Harry Potter" films are available to marathon through the UK provider. Read More »

Video: Jim Kay Explains His Creative Process


The mind behind the magic of the long-awaited illustrated edition of "Harry Potter and the Philosopher'/Sorcerer's Stone", Jim Kay has taken us behind the scenes into his creative studio in a recent interview! Read More »

UK Fans: Join the “Career of Evil” Scavenger Hunt!

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It's just over two weeks until the third book in the "Cormoran Strike" series, "Career of Evil", is released, and while that wait may seem interminable, the Crime Vault has a very interesting proposition for UK fans - which could lead to winning a signed copy of "Career of Evil"! Read More »

New Interview with Jim Kay – Plus, See His Snape, Dumbledore, and More!


If we were excited on Friday when we saw Jim Kay's Professor McGonagall and the Great Hall for the first time, by now we're practically OVERCOME with anticipation of the illustrated edition's release this Tuesday. Although it seems almost impossible to wait another minute, we can try to fend off desperation by reading several new interviews with artist Jim Kay - AND finally seeing how he has rendered Severus Snape and Albus Dumbledore. Read More »

Reasons Why Everyone Needs to Read the “Harry Potter” Series


BuzzFeed and non-"Harry Potter" fans, the reason we Potterheads always talk about the series is because we are so enthusiastic about it, and we want to share our enthusiasm with others! So whether you're reluctant to read the series like I was years ago, or whether you've never wanted to give it a chance because everyone seems to love it, here are my reasons why I wholeheartedly believe everyone should read the "Harry Potter" series. Read More »

UPDATED: “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child” to Be Told in Two Parts

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

J.K. Rowling and Pottermore have revealed that "Harry Potter and the Cursed Child" will be told in two parts! Find out more here! Read More »

17 Thoughts While Re-Watching “Goblet of Fire”


Previously, we've given you our thoughts while re-watching the first three "Harry Potter" movies: "Sorcerer's Stone", "Chamber of Secrets", and "Prisoner of Azkaban". Today, I'm giving you the 17 thoughts I had while re-watching the fourth movie of the series - "Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire". Read More »

15 Times J.K. Rowling Broke Our Hearts


Here's a list of all those times JKR touched us or even made us cry and throw our books across the room. Read More »

A Look Back at “What Will Happen in Harry Potter 7”: Chapter 3: “What JKR Says”

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Today, I will be reflecting on the third chapter of the book, which discusses what the author of our beloved series, J.K. Rowling, said about Book 7 before it was even published. I'll be going through each of the points in the chapter to see if what JKR led us to believe actually occurred. Read More »

Goldsboro Books, Waterstones Offering Chance for Signed “Career of Evil”

Career of Evil US, UK Covers Revealed

"Career of Evil", the third book in the "Cormoran Strike" series, is set to be published in just a little over a month, and we couldn't be more excited! Well, okay, there's one thing that could possibly get us more excited - the chance to get a signed copy of the book! Read More »

Publishers Launch #UnveilVoldemort Campaign


We're just three weeks away from the release of the highly anticipated illustrated edition of "Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone", and while it's hard to wait that long to see the rest of Jim Kay's gorgeous illustrations, our friends at Scholastic are helping us out by revealing another character today - none other than the Dark Lord himself! Read More »

Why J.K. Rowling Shouldn’t Divulge Any More Information About the “Harry Potter” Series


JKR should never let go of the "Harry Potter" series, and neither should we. We just need to be allowed to imagine things on our own. Sometimes, less information is more. Read More »

Hufflepuff Wins the Final Pottermore House Cup – and J.K. Rowling Responds!

HufflePuff Wins Final Pottermore House Cup

It's been less than a month since we learned that the House Cup awarded on September 9 would be Pottermore's last and only a few days since it was revealed that Pottermore as we know it is coming to an end - and the site is set to reveal a whole new chapter for fans. While those revelations make us feel a lot of things - a bit sad, excited, curious - we certainly have something worth celebrating today: Hufflepuff has won the final House Cup! Read More »

If Fred and George Were Your Brothers


If Fred and George were your brothers, a number of things would happen. Read further to see how your life would be if you had these two mischievous jokesters as your brothers! Read More »

Why Harry Potter is the Fictionalized Version of J.K. Rowling


Did J.K. Rowling write Harry Potter as a form of herself, or did she model herself into many different characters? Read further to see our reasons why Harry is a fictional version of JKR! Read More »

J.K. Rowling Narrates Film Highlighting Plight of Eight Million Children in Orphanages

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We all know about the important work that Lumos does. Just this year, the charity was honored by the UK Charity Awards for the amazing work they’ve done in Moldova. But even with all the important progress Lumos has already made, there are still so many more children who need their help – our help – to build a better life. Read More »

Slytherpuffs, and Gryffinclaws, and Huffledors, Oh My!


What do you mean I can be BOTH?! Read More »

J.K. Rowling Addresses the Whiteness of “Fantastic Beasts”

"Golden" trio by Tumblr user Bathii

With the announcement of "Fantastic Beasts", many fans saw an opportunity for more diversity in the wizarding world, but as of this posting, all of the actors announced for the franchise are white. Twitter user Vividscarletsky brought her concerns to J.K. Rowling herself. Read More »

Today’s JKR Twitter Easter Eggs


Any day that a "Potter" fan can check Twitter and find a slew of tweets from J.K. Rowling is a good day. Her recent trend of answering fan questions, dispelling rumors, and offering new information has been a delightful gift to all of her followers. But some days, she tweets out greater offerings, and today was one of those days! Read More »

UPDATED RUMOR: “Fantastic Beasts” Filming to Start Next Week?


With the "Fantastic Beasts" cast arriving in London and more casting announcements being made by the day, it's only a matter of time before filming actually gets underway in London. Read More »