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.
- Wed, Sep 18
- Elizabeth Spriggs's birthday (RIP)
- Thu, Sep 19
- Hermione Granger's birthday
- Fri, Sep 20
- Sian Thomas's birthday
- Elayna Mae Darcy's birthday
- Harry receives his Nimbus 2000
- Sun, Sep 22
- Tom Felton's birthday
- “You actually are joking, Perce. . . . I don’t think I’ve heard you joke since you were —”
- July 14, 2013 – J.K. Rowling is revealed as the author of The Cuckoo’s Calling.
Did You Know
- In early drafts the Malfoy surname was Smart, Spinks and Spungen.